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M-Bar Cafe and Restaurant

66-67 The Kingsway | First floor in Moda, Swansea SA1 5HW, Wales
+44 1792 469100
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Overview
  • Excellent92%
  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (4 reviews)
“salmon” (11 reviews)
Open Now
09:30 - 17:00All hours
CUISINES
European, British, Cafe, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
66-67 The Kingsway | First floor in Moda, Swansea SA1 5HW, Wales
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1 - 10 of 131 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This cafe is located on the first floor of an upmarket ladies and men's wear shop called Modo. It's called a cafe / bar but to us the atmosphere was more cafe than bar. It is quite a small space. We called in for a...More

Thank LauraDaveJames
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited for the first time after hearing great feedback. Great food, good value and good sized portions, can't believe it's cooked in such a tiny kitchen space within a designer clothes shop! We'll visit again, thanks!

Thank monkeymind
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited for the 1st time with a group of friends. Didn't know what to expect as I knew it was at the back of a designer clothes shop. I thought it was going to be a coffee shop. What a lovely surprise, amazing, restaurant food...More

Thank Lippy16
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Took the advice and visited for lunch. The place is contemporary, the food is fantastic and the value for money is quite unbelievable. If you are in Swansea...... eat here!!

Thank 1put
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Fabulous meal out with my hubby. Best food and service in town for the best prices. Always a big welcome from great staff. Food is sublime, always leave room for beautiful homemade cake. Won't be long before we return....Thank you M-Bar

Thank NelysNana
Reviewed 19 June 2017

This was second visit in a month.... First visit had beef casserole with puff pastry lid on bed of crushed potatoes, Hubbie had a lamb dish and we had wine. Food was delicious and hot and all at very reasonable price.. Second visit yesterday and...More

Thank Amanda Jane S
Reviewed 16 June 2017

This is the third time I have visited Mbar in as many weeks. At the first visit I had the Italian chicken - so good I had it again on second visit. Today I thought I would try something different so I had the hake....More

Thank supersuedaniels
Reviewed 15 June 2017

M-Bar is a hidden treasure. The service is fantastic and the food is exceptional both for quality and value for money. The staff are so accommodating and have organised lunches for large parties, usually around 18 of us. Despite having such a small cooking space...More

Thank Caroline J
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Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

What a hidden gem! Family recommendation brought us to try M-Bar! The restaurant is hidden upstairs at the back of the shop. The welcome we received from the moment we entered the shop and were directed upstairs was warm and sunny. We were welcomed into...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 7 June 2017

I come here regularly for lunch for the great food and amazing prices. Never disappointed! I've tried a number of the dishes, all excellent, but love the chicken with Chorizo and pancetta. Excellent, will keep returning.

Thank d_hops12
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Questions & Answers
brgkamp
11 January 2017|
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Response from Philip T | Property representative |
Yes, we're fully licensed serving a selection of beers and wines.
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Jan C
20 October 2016|
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Response from Moda S |
Hi Jan, Our opening days are Monday to Saturday. Kind regards, M-Bar
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Tracey J
22 August 2016|
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Response from Angharad E |
hi Tracey sorry no we're not but we are now open till 17.00 last orders 16.30 and we're open open Saturday 9am till 17.00 again last orders 1630
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$8
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Digital Payments
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
09:30 - 17:00
Tuesday
09:30 - 17:00
Wednesday
09:30 - 17:00
Thursday
09:30 - 17:00
Friday
09:30 - 17:00
Saturday
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 66-67 The Kingsway | First floor in Moda, Swansea SA1 5HW, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Swansea County  >  Swansea
  • Phone Number: +44 1792 469100
  • E-mail
Description
M-Bar Cafe & Restaurant is tucked away on the first floor of the 'Moda Collections' designer clothes boutique on the Kingsway, Swansea. We're open from 09:30 serving healthy breakfasts and brunches as well as our main menu which changes fortnightly. From 3pm you can enjoy a free coffee or tea with any of our home-baked cakes, just £2.50! Last orders for all meals is at 16:30. We're also fully licensed, serving bottled beers & wine. Once you've chosen what you want to eat, your meals is prepared in our open kitchen. All the ingredients are fresh and sourced locally to Swansea. The fish dishes may vary slightly from what's on the menu depending on what has been caught that morning. We will try and accommodate any requests you have, please let us know when you're ordering your meal. Booking is advised as it can get quite busy at lunch, please call +441792469100 and ask for the M-Bar, we hope to see you soon!
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