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Hanson at the Chelsea Restaurant

17 St Mary Street, SWANSEA, SA1 3LH

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Andrew Hanson's unassuming-looking restaurant resembles a classic modern bistro inside with clothed tables pressed in cheek by jowl, blackboard menus and small framed pictures against a delicate yellow colour-scheme. The cooking is an appealing mix of local produce and French influences, with the emphasis on fish and seafood, but not forgetting fine Welsh lamb. Potted chicken rillettes matched with pistachio and thyme butter, fig chutney and toasted sourdough makes for a hearty opener, followed by a time-honoured main-course combination of calves' liver, button mushrooms, shallots, Alsace bacon and Madeira sauce, and potato purée. Finish with vanilla pannacotta with raspberry coulis, or brioche bread-and-butter pudding with honey and whisky.

Further information

Tel: 01792 464068
Please quote 'The AA'.
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Days closed: Sun
Dates closed: 25-26 Dec, BHs

Restaurant information

Cooking type: Modern Welsh, French
Chef: Andrew Hanson, Gareth Sillman, Nathan Kirby
Number of seats: 50
Children welcome.
Children's portions.


Restaurant price guide

2 Course lunch from: £13.95
A La Carte Dinner Main Course from: £11.95
Prices are for guidance only. Please check when booking for current rates.



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