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The Butchers Arms

Llanddarog, Carmarthen SA32 8NS, Wales
+44 1267 275330
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Llanddarog, Carmarthen SA32 8NS, Wales
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited with a friend early February and I can’t recommend it enough! We travelled from Tenby and were looking for somewhere different and we weren’t disappointed. I had the steak pie which was huge and full to the brim and the chips were incredible I...More

1  Thank Jodie E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a lovely lunch here today. The lamb pie was tasty, portion was good. Pleasant waiting staff and reasonably price. All in all a very pleasant experience and will be returning.

1  Thank dragon057
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were new to the area and took a chance at the butchers, so glad we did. Its now our new favourite restaurant. Beautifully presented tasty food. Cosy atmosphere, friendly attentive staff. We will be returning soon.

1  Thank Nicky L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lunch at the Butchers Arms Friday 23rd February. Food beautifully cooked warm and well presented, staff polite and extremely pleasant. I would like to complement Eleanor who is the perfect host very friendly the perfect host.The new owner's Lynnwen and Daff are also friendly and...More

1  Thank barbaraf1951
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Super meals for our family of four, large choice of children’s meals for our two daughers, plus a wide range for the adults too. Hospitality was superb and what better to greet you when it’s snowing outside than a large log fire ! Thank you...More

3  Thank HarFamily4
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and husband came here for an evening meal, this is a lovely traditional pub/restaurant with a welcoming feel about it. We had a nice quiet table towards the back of the restaurant and we were put at ease straight away. We had a lovely...More

1  Thank shaqe
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have always used the Butchers being fairly local had a fab name for 35+ years, it was taken over for the 1st time in that period 7 months ago by a former welsh International Rugby player and his wife. and we have tried 3 times...More

2  Thank ew6460
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

had lunch here today and was very pleased staff were very polite and welsh speaking choice of menu was great - had cockles and laverbread starter which was very tasty followed by pork skewers with rice and sweet and sour sauce best i have tasted...More

1  Thank Gwyneth J
Reviewed 2 February 2018

Went there a couple of times for a lunch meal and was lovely every single time. The food is amazing, very high quality! And the atmosphere in the pub is great too. It's very cosy, rural and decorated in a lovely way.

2  Thank Eva H
Reviewed 29 January 2018

Visited here for a birthday meal.Amazing,delicious food.Lovely welcome.Wait staff absolutely wonderful.Not bad price wise £11.95 for Gammon .... it almost covered the plate home cooked chips homemade onion rings and.We are big eaters.£23 for a mixed grill .... my 17 year old couldn't finish it...More

2  Thank welshsara2013
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Llanddarog, Carmarthen SA32 8NS, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Carmarthenshire  >  Carmarthen
  • Phone Number: +44 1267 275330
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A traditional Welsh country pub - from original oak beams, cosy rooms & roaring fire to homemade locally sourced ingredients & Welsh speaking staff. A True taste of Wales!David & Mavis have owned The Butchers for 30 years and have built up a good reputation for serving quality homemade food at a reasonable price. The old Stable block will be open to overnight guests in August 2012
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