39 The Kingsway, Swansea SA1 5LS
+44 1792 657100 reservations@dragon-hotel.co.uk
THE BEST WINE BARS IN SWANSEA

Starbucks

Christmas Celebrations

I would like to book a room:

26 May 2019
27May 2019
Code

SOPHISTICATED GUIDE TO THE BEST WINE BARS IN SWANSEA

Swansea’s great for a night out. Wind Street in the middle of the city is a particular favourite with revellers, but there are places you can go that are a little more, ahem, refined.

Which are the best places in Swansea for a marvelous Merlot? Where can you find a classic cocktail? Here are our faves:

Wine(Image: Alex Brown under CC BY 2.0)

NO SIGN WINE BAR – 56 WIND STREET

All things considered, it’s a Swansea institution. South Wales’ wine lovers have been visiting No Sign in some guise or other since the 15th century and Swansea’s greatest son Dylan Thomas was particularly fond of the place in the 1930s.

Today, it’s still just as good. With old beams, stone floors and character oozing out of every nook and cranny, it offers a welcome contrast to some of the rowdier, more faceless chain pubs on Wind Street. Serving ales, beers and food, it may not be solely a wine bar any more, but No Sign’s staff sure still know their way around a wine list.

MORGANS – SOMERSET PLACE

While No Sign positively swims in old-school charm, Morgans is a good option for sophisticated ladies. Its Champagne Bar offers a range of classic cocktails with a modern twist and – of course, a great range of wines and champagnes.

KON-TIKI BAR – 10 THE STRAND

There’s no way we can compile a list of Swansea’s classiest drinking establishments without mentioning Kon-Tiki. Oozing in quirky cool, Kon-Tiki is a bar that puts imagination and expertise into some of your favourite cocktails – as well as introducing you to some you’ve not heard of before.

We recommend.

TEN – THE KINGSWAY

Describing itself as “luxurious” and “sumptuous”, Ten is the sort of high-end establishment in Swansea where you’ll be likely to see the great and good of South West Wales – from Premiership footballers to leading businessmen.

As you’d expect, it’s pricey but you do get what you pay for. Wear your highest heels.

MOSAIC – 218 HIGH ST

Specialising in food, but also great if you’re looking for a thorough wine list, Mosaic is a well-decorated, upmarket location in the heart of Swansea.

We recommend its tapas nights, where you can enjoy a range of tastiest, varied and hard-to-find wines while enjoying some of the most authentic tapas this side of the Pyrenees.

PEPPERS – 42 NEWTON RD, MUMBLES

It may be a few miles outside of Swansea, but the distinguished atmosphere and enviable drinks list of Peppers makes it well worth the short drive to the Gower.

It’s intimate, and never quiet (especially when the sun’s shining), but a must-visit if you’re planning on taking a trip to the scenic Gower coast.

THE DRAGON HOTEL PIANO RESTAURANT

With a great array of wines – many of which are available by the glass – knowledgeable staff and a a relaxed atmosphere, our very own Piano Restaurant is very popular with groups of discerning drinkers in Swansea.

Its first-floor location offers excellent views of Swansea City Centre and is the perfect place to start, or end, a classy night out.

PLANNING A NIGHT OUT IN SWANSEA?

Why not stay for the weekend? With twin or double rooms starting at £75 in our opulent accommodation, there’s no reason not to! Take a look online today.

CELEBRATE IN SWANSEA THIS CHRISTMAS SEASON

Make your festive season one to remember and celebrate in style with us here at The Dragon Hotel

If you are looking to book a private function to celebrate the festive season,
contact us on 01792 657100, or email christmas@dragon-hotel.co.uk

For more details visit here View Our Christmas Brochure