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The Smiths Arms Restaurant

Heol y Foel | Carmarthenshire, Foelgastell SA14 7EL, Wales
+44 1269 842213
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cheesecake” (6 reviews)
“burger” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Heol y Foel | Carmarthenshire, Foelgastell SA14 7EL, Wales
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Reviewed today via mobile

The staff are very friendly on arrival. We didn't wait long to get served drinks and food. The pricing of food is great and the portions are large. It has become our regular due to the great food and service. The place is family and...More

Thank Viv L
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We called in for lunch whilst on our way down further west. We had a warm welcome from the barman who pointed out the specials board. My wife had cod and chips from the specials whilst I had a black and blue burger. The burger...More

Thank 3069jones
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On the spur of the moment seven of of us went out for lunch. Great experience with good food and beers. Friendly staff and regulars made us feel at home. Will definitely return the next time we are here.

Thank Terence D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve been going to the Smiths for years, it’s our local and James, Jay and their staff always come up trumps! Delicious, pub grub, always! Their Burgers are lush, and home cooked chips always leave you wanting more! Did I mention their homemade cheesecake?! Yum!...More

Thank linseyloo1
Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

Visited yesterday on way to west Wales. Have visited many tines and food and service always excellent. Good menu with variety of fresh fish dishes on specials board. We both had cod in a light crispy batter salad and chips -delicious. Turkish delight cheesecake to...More

Thank jannjRct
Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

My son had just come back from a school trip, to catch up and have a treat we went for food, specifically a burger as this was what my son fancied. As it was mid afternoon had to find somewhere that served, Smith's arms serve...More

1  Thank elerirees
Reviewed March 24, 2018

My fourth time to this place. Lots of room to park and almost as much room to sit. Drink orders were taken within 10m and menus served. Lots of meat choices with only three vegetarians - no vegetarian lasagne. I went for the vegetable tagine...More

1  Thank Owen H
james1972, Owner at The Smiths Arms Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 25, 2018

Hello Owen.I'm glad you decided to return to us for the fourth time but sorry we didn't have that old school favourite, vegetable Lasagne. Its not something that is on our menu.However, if you decide to visit us again we can make some especially for...More

Reviewed March 18, 2018

we had the unfortunate experience on a Friday evening of breaking down on the a48, but luckily for us we were close to a sign for a pub/ restaurant which we followed and came across the smiths arms, a real treat! the owner and staff...More

Thank LeahS123
Reviewed March 12, 2018 via mobile

We booked a 70th birthday meal for my mum and had family coming from England to surprise her. After originally booking with a different restaurant where they gave us a time limit on when we needed to be out, I looked up restaurants in my...More

Thank Salt2218
james1972, Owner at The Smiths Arms Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 13, 2018

Thank you so much for choosing The Smiths for your Mums 70th birthday party, it was a pleasure to have you here. many thanks All at the Smiths

Reviewed February 14, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I visited this restaurant for the first time and I promise not the last. We both enjoyed our meals immensely and have no reservation about praising the food. The waitresses and bar staff (manager?..sorry not intending to offend anyone) were very friendly...More

Thank Rob G
james1972, Owner at The Smiths Arms Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 13, 2018

We are so glad that you enjoyed Valentines at The Smiths. Hope to see you again soon. Many thanks All at The Smiths

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Kelly R
July 25, 2017|
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Response from james1972 | Property representative |
dogs are always welcome in Have bar area.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Heol y Foel | Carmarthenshire, Foelgastell SA14 7EL, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Carmarthenshire  >  Foelgastell
  • Phone Number: +44 1269 842213
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