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“Food is delicious and service amazing!!” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Castellamare Restaurant & Cafe Bar

Castellamare Restaurant & Cafe Bar
Ranked #20 of 640 Restaurants in Swansea
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $9 - $56
Cuisines: Italian, European
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Restaurant details
Good for: Large groups, Romantic, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Families with children
Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night, Lunch, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Italian and British Restaurant, Cafe Bar and Function Room overlooking Bracelet Bay and Mumbles Lighthouse. Indoor and outdoor seating. Fully licensed. Ample Car & Coach Parking in adjacent council car park. Children's outdoor play area. Cafe Bar serves breakfast (9.45Am until 11.15Am), pizzas, pastas, snacks, children's meals, ice creams & drinks. Restaurant has a 2 course Lunch Special (£9.95) And specials board - includes steaks, fish, chicken, & pastas. Extensive wine list. Reservations recommended. Great selection of vegetarian food, some gluten free options too. Function room for 40-70 people. Open 7 days a week.
Wimbledon
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“Food is delicious and service amazing!!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 25, 2013

I’m from Mumbles originally but now live in London, whenever I go back all my family meet here for a meal so I can be reminded of the beautiful views I miss so much! The Food is delicious and the service has always been amazing!! It’s great to be sat outside on a summers day taking in the views with a snack from the café bar. Highly recommend!

  • Visited June 2013
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Guildford, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Great Seafood in South Wales”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 24, 2013

We were recommended to try the fresh seafood and it was fantasic more than a dozen of us tried the various seafood dishes on offer and all were delighted. The service was great and the seafood marinara is for those who love shell fish and pasta on a large plate!

Great atmosphere don't forget to book this one for great fresh seafood in Bracelet bay.

A real Italian restaurant with great sea views.

  • Visited June 2013
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“Unfortunate experience”
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 23, 2013 via mobile

We had been a couple of years ago, didn't enjoy the experience but decided to give it another try because the view is so good. It was quite quiet for a Tuesday lunchtime in the holiday season. We were shown to a table after walking up to the 3 waiters at their serving point. After being shown to a table and given menus we were ignored and could not get service for a drink to choose our lunch with. After 15 minutes of being ignored we decided to go elsewhere. We're they busy we could understand, but they were not. I understand the food is good but we didn't get that far. We won't be going back.

Visited June 2013
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Derby, United Kingdom
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“Very good food, atmospher and service”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 23, 2013

Met up with friends at their favourite eatery and instantly saw why.
Great food, impressive specials board and excellent service.
So good we passed loads of other restaraunts the following night to revisit.
Duck breast and cherries in lovely sauce still making my mouth water at the memory of it.

Marvelous views over Swansea bay

  • Visited June 2013
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“Simply Stunning”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 19, 2013

I have eaten in the cafe and restaurant many times. The restaurant has a stunning view which isnt to be missed. The restaurant/cafe is very large and has plenty of space inside making the atmosphere just right for dining.

I have always found the front of house staff are welcoming and friendly and the service they always provide here has been fantastic. Not forgetting the back of house staff who consistently cook up amazing food!! Yum!

I have found the cafe always has a buzz, with families enjoying an icecream while taking in the views, and small groups enjoying coffees with a snack. The cafe also offers an excellent selection of pizzas and pastas which are brilliant value for money and taste great.

Having dined in the restaurant many times over the years i find it has a authentic Italian menu and all the food is cooked perfectly with attention to detail and good value

If you like a nice glass of wine, make sure you check out their extensive wine menu.

You won't be disappointed



  • Visited June 2013
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