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Cafe Valence

50 Newton Road, Swansea SA3 4BQ, Wales
+44 1792 367711
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“quiche” (2 reviews)
“chorizo” (2 reviews)
“tapas” (2 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Cafe, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
50 Newton Road, Swansea SA3 4BQ, Wales
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited there 3 times in 3 days. Very welcoming, excellent atmosphere and very good eating/drinking. Friendly and helpful staff every time. Well worth a visit! And dog friendly!!

Thank 66Midlander
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to Cafe Valance with a friend for the Tapas Evening, WOW! As well as the regular tapas menu, there was a Specials Board. Excellent choice of dishes 3 for £9 99 We had 6 dishes between us and they were absolutely delicious and loads...More

Thank jgcymru
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Had lunch here 13/09 and it was excellent. Walk up the hill with Oystermouth castle on your right , and Valance is on the right with a small outside terrace. We were greeted on arrival and sat in the main bar area. Different menus for...More

Thank Seren1213
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Good variety of tapas, both on standard menu and specials board. Great taste and excellent value. Well presented by friendly staff.

Thank CJPWales
Reviewed 26 August 2017

We came across this place while walking down the hill in the pouring rain to a pub at the bottom that had been recommended. We saw the lights and decided to chance it rather than get wetter. Good choice. It's recently changed hands and the...More

Thank 146LynnP
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Cafe valence is a surprise - the setting is mediocre overlooking the main road in the village but the staff and cuisine more than compensate for the lack of view - quality, customer care and attention to detail mean this place is certainly worth a...More

Thank Lloyd4
Reviewed 2 August 2017

I always like a coffee house that serves coffee with a biscuit or chocolate, well done. Friendly staff and relaxed atmosphere where human clients are welcome with their dogs. We sat on the terrace out front for tea time and enjoyed people watching. Live music...More

Thank GraindeSalt
Reviewed 24 July 2017

The title says it because although not vegetarian we had the vegetarian quiches and they were delicious and served with a light salad. The chick pea quiche had Indian based spices with lovely pastry. It was a really substantial meal and outstanding value. I understand...More

Thank ElizabethDorset
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

New owners, new menu. And absolutely delicious food! You know a place has good food when you don't get asked every 5 minutes "Everything alright with your meal?", they just know it is! Recommended.

Thank Caswell_Boy
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Oh, were do I start, haphazard service, a miserable waitress. Called in here for a drink and asked the owner about his Thursday 'Tapas' evenings, which were advertised out the front. He said it got really busy and we should book, which we did. When...More

Thank bazzer01
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, British, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Newton Road, Swansea SA3 4BQ, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Swansea County  >  Swansea
  • Phone Number: +44 1792 367711
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