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The Portreeve's Tafarn

Market Lane, Laugharne SA33 4SB, Wales
+44 1994 427476
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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British, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Market Lane, Laugharne SA33 4SB, Wales
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had dinner here, fairly early in the evening, and so the place was pretty quiet. Mind you, we had had to book. It’s an eclectic setting, as regards the decor, but the service and food were good and conventional, even though the surroundings weren’t....More

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent meal on a stormy evening. Everything very good, opens early evening. Nice atmosphere if a bit lost worldly. I

1  Thank petermaiden
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Portreeve has very pleasant, friendly staff and a slightly dated decor. Sadly the food was average, with the fish dishes better than those for vegetarians and vegans. The one available dish for the vegan diner suggested it had garlic bread on the menu, but...More

Thank Riotstar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here twice ....both times food was excellent and service exemplary. Lovely atmosphere and dog friendly in the bar area. Very impressed would most definitely recommend.

1  Thank Diane J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We called in on the off chance on a Sunday lunchtime and managed to get a table. It was full of families as couples enjoying the carvery. There were babies and children there also, and a nice relaxed atmosphere. We were served very quickly by...More

1  Thank Chickenchicken
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just had a lovey meal with my wife. We both opted for the lamb shank which was recomended by a lovely waitress who helped us with all our questions( there was a lot as we were so curious to hear all about the lovely choice...More

1  Thank jimdavies87
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We’ve eaten here on three previous occasions and had great service and beautifully cooked food! Unfortunately, our last visit was extremely disappointing. The food was average and uninspiring, my husbands burger tasted like a cheap frozen patty. The staff were abrupt and service slow. It...More

1  Thank Joanne S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lovely restaurant with superb food. Cannot fault the food or service. Friendly and helpful staff. My wife and I were there earlier in the year, and you need to book as it gets very busy.

1  Thank Peter H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For our first Sunday Carvery in Wales my husband and I decided to give The Portreeve a try after narrowing it down from about 8 pubs/ restaurants in the general vicinity. So glad we did! From the warm welcome on arrival, to the cosy ambiance,...More

Thank _cristinastone64
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tucked away down a cobblestone street is the Portreeve, a lovely little restaurant. We were greeted by friendly staff who were full of enthusiasm and keen to share their knowledge of the menu and wines. We opted for the carvery which was modestly priced at...More

1  Thank Judi R
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Robert G
8 August 2018|
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Yes they accepted cards
10 April 2018|
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Yes a few in there last time
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$33
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Market Lane, Laugharne SA33 4SB, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Carmarthenshire  >  Laugharne
  • Phone Number: +44 1994 427476
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The Reef'n'Beef at Portreeve Tafarn Laugharne. Stan & Babs extend a warm welcome to all with over 35 years in the trade we give the customers what they want. A good quality meal, comfortable surroundings,polite staff & a reasonable priced menu using local suppliers & produce. Sunday Carvery 12 to 3.00. Soup & Roast $9.75, Allways 3 Roasts to choose from. Evening Menu has a large choice of Local Steaks, Fresh Fish, House favorites & Daily homemade specials. Plus a Vegetarian selection. Something for everyone. Children s menu also available. A Comprehensive Wine list to complement the menu. Cocktail Menu, Specialty Gins. No visit to Laugharne is complete without a visit to the Portreeve Restaurant. A quirky place not to be missed.
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