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Hanson at the Chelsea

17 St Mary's Street, Swansea SA1 3LH, Wales
+44 1792 464068
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“scallops” (29 reviews)
“steak” (51 reviews)
“belly pork” (24 reviews)
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European, British, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
17 St Mary's Street, Swansea SA1 3LH, Wales
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1 - 10 of 421 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited with husband and parents and booked early table around 6:30pm - I was warned that they only had tables downstairs available, and I said this was ok wrongly thinking that they meant ground floor. The basement is fine but was very quiet until two...More

Thank CAN1298
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hidden away (you really have to look for it) is this hidden gem of a restaurant! Sophisticated yet rustic charm. excellent food, service and atmosphere. We both had the Fishcakes to start which were very thick, creamy and seemed to be shallow fried in panko...More

Thank Topolli
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When I was young penny less I liked traveling and eating in good restaurants. I would starve for two days and go to a nice recommended restaurant. Well, now I can afford my myself to indulge spending 52 quids for one person and love each...More

Thank nony18
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

I went with family to celebrate my sons 30th birthday. The food was sublime, with lots of oohs and mmm's however the fillet steak portion was the smallest I've ever had when eating out and not sufficient for a male appetite. Menu prices on the...More

Thank Swimtome
Reviewed 17 August 2017

It was my birthday and we arrived early, my wife and my elderly parents. The staff were attentive and chatty, and gave recommendations, they were faultless, we found out later they were actually mother and daughter. Food was superb, starters consisted of scallops with quails...More

Thank thunderblob
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

We were sat at a table of 6 but I felt the table was a little cramped. This was compounded when the food arrived on oversized plates. The service was attentive but bordered on the intrusive. The starter was well presented but uninspired. I ordered...More

Thank Jay B
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We have recently returned from London & Paris where we selected many acclaimed restaurants All deserved the complimentary reviews This Wednesday we were back in Swansea & decided to reserve a table at Hanson's to celebrate my husband's birthday What a revelation ! Quality, presentation...More

Thank cynthia d
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Visited early this week and already eyeing up a return for an evening meal. Enjoyed a superb two course lunch there with work colleagues and without doubt Swansea's best eatery. Locally sourced dishes which were simply stunning and service to match. Your only dilemma will...More

Thank MGall8
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Went with 11 friends on a Friday lunchtime. 19.95 for 3 courses. Had one of the best starters I have ever had, wild mushrooms on ciabatta with parmesan pancetta and marsala cream. Yum mmmmm. We were late getting there and staff couldn't have been more...More

Thank Annette B
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Birthday meal with friends we were seated very quickly as it isn't A very large space to move around in,We gave our drinks order but then when we asked for another bottle we were told they had run out of that particular wine which then...More

2  Thank Dawn T
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Response from onetry | Reviewed this property |
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Response from Chaz F | Reviewed this property |
NO, with a limited range of bottled beers as well.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 St Mary's Street, Swansea SA1 3LH, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Swansea County  >  Swansea
  • Phone Number: +44 1792 464068
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