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The Castle Inn

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The Square, Llansteffan SA33 5JG, Wales
+44 1267 241225
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Swansea, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 7, 2017 via mobile

Have had takeaway food from the pub a few times recently. The landlord bakes the pizzas fresh for every order. Very tasty and good price. Bonus is that when they are being baked you can have a drink of one of the real ales too. Highly recommend!

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Thank PaulSP60
Jamie M, Owner at The Castle Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review. We are delighted to hear you are a happy visitor and look forward to seeing you again. More 

Carmarthen, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 2, 2017

A couple with 2 young children took over the lease of the Castle Inn in December 2016 and in the very short time they have been there they have made a great impact on the place. Jaimie is the chef and Sarah works front of house behind the bar. Jaimie bakes his own bread and sells it in the bar.... More 

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Thank Patricia H
Jamie M, Manager at The Castle Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Patricia. Very kind of you to take the time to write that. We will do our best to keep up the good work :-) More 

Bridgend, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 22, 2017 via mobile

This restaurant/cafe is under new ownership/management. We enjoyed a cooked lunch at a reasonable price.

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Thank FirstEpistle
London, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 1, 2016

Great pub in the heart of this small, pretty village. Has a range of drinks and 1-2 regional ales. They also have a food menu. Outdoor seating affords good view of village life in the summer.

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1 Thank TLondonUK
Wigan, United Kingdom
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86 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

Delicious curries and lots of choice, even for us vegetarians! We called up to book a table and would recommend this. Staff really welcoming! I think 5 of us had food and drinks for around £55! Really enjoyed the ambience.

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Thank 86Bubs
Wales
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016

We chose not to eat at this pub due to the poor attitude of the Landlord who appears to view customers as an inconvenience. Landlord would benefit from a hospitality course which would improve the overall ambiance of this establishment.

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2 Thank PugsleyJohn
Jamie M, Owner at The Castle Inn, responded to this review

Hi. Myself (Jamie ) and my partner Sarah took over The Castle Inn 3 months ago. We would love you to come back as there is a very different feel to the place now and we will make you very welcome. More 

Derby, United Kingdom
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122 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

just arrived back from our family holiday in Llansteffan. In the village was this pub which we visited several times during our week and has a small but nice seating area to the front. My husband and I also attended the thursday curry night as well as ordering food for takeaway later in the week. All the food was plentyful... More 

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Thank Laura D
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016

Well cooked food and reasonably priced. A good selection of pub food. Chips crispy and dry and the buckets are exceptional value

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Thank Lesley S
London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016

the food and drink were quite pricey for what you got. My husband and 2 boys had the homemade meat pies and I had the veggie option of 3 bean chillie. The pub was also dog friendly and our german shepherd had water there also.

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Thank PunjabiLady
Southerndown, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016

Popped in on Monday lunchtime after finding the much trumpeted Inn at the Sticks closed. Despite low expectations due to the rather basic decor, my carrot chomping nephew was delighted to discover that they had 2 vegan options. Food was simple and satisfying and the staff were friendly and helpful.

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Thank gabyg534

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $12
Cuisine
Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Square, Llansteffan SA33 5JG, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Carmarthenshire  >  Llansteffan
  • Phone Number: +44 1267 241225

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?