As the week winds down and the textbooks close, Sunday emerges as a day to hang out with your uni mates and do the inevitable – get a Sunday roast.

Nestled between the rolling waves of Swansea Bay and the whispers of Welsh history, Swansea presents a great selection of delicious eateries that promise to satisfy your Sunday lunch cravings without breaking the bank.

Whether you live in the city, you’re a fresher or a final year veteran, the quest is on for the best Sunday lunch Swansea has to offer! Now, let’s dive in and help you find the crispiest roast potatoes, the richest gravy and all the trimmings. (Be prepared to drool).

The Plough and Harrow

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Does it get any better than an award-winning gastropub? (Probably not!). If you’re looking for the ultimate Sunday roast, you’re going to want to visit The Plough and Harrow.

A little more pricey than other places serving Sunday lunch, they offer two courses for £29 or three courses for £36 – but you best believe it, it’s delicious. Choose from Roast Welsh dry aged ribeye of beef, leg of Gower lamb or their vegan option of date and parsnip roast. And that’s just a snippet of their offerings!

Address: 88 Oldway, Murton, Gower, Swansea SA3 3DJ

The Westbourne

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Indulge in a classic Sunday roast at The Westbourne! They offer a selection of tender meats accompanied by an assortment of different vegetables, featuring golden roast parsnips, fluffy boiled potatoes, and crisp roasties, all generously drizzled with their signature homemade gravy.

For those who prefer a different twist, the vegetables can be exchanged for a hearty portion of chips, peas, gravy, or a fresh, crisp salad.

Address: 1 Brynymor Rd, Swansea SA1 4JQ

Morgans Hotel

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With two courses for £23.95 and three courses for £29.95, Morgans Hotel is a slightly fancier Sunday roast option! Easily one of the best Sunday lunches Swansea has to offer, you can expect options including a beautifully cooked roast belly of pork with crispy crackling, butter roasted turkey or even a lentil, cumin and butternut squash phyllo wellington.

If you’ve still got room for dessert, they have some tasty choices there too, including berry and mandarin pavlova and warm chocolate brownie.

Address: Morgans Hotel, Somerset Place, Swansea, SA1 1RR

Beaufort Arms

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Step into the warm embrace of this 18th-century pub, situated in the heart of the village of Kittle. Serving traditional home-cooked food, you can’t go wrong with a Sunday roast at The Beaufort Arms. Here, you can tuck into their hearty roast dinners available on Thursday afternoons and all day Sunday. As the chill sets in, find a cosy nook by one of the two crackling real fires to catch up with your friends and family.

The Beaufort Arms is the perfect spot for when you fancy a Sunday lunch, erm, not on a Sunday.

Address: 18 Pennard Road, Kittle, Swansea SA3 3JG

The River House

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Looking for somewhere to head out for Sunday lunch? The River House is a popular spot, offering two courses for £20.95 and three courses for £25.95. Choose from their delicious offerings, including their slow cooked rump, belly pork or butternut squash and pea risotto!

Still got room? Their warm chocolate fondant is mouthwateringly good.

Address: The Ice House, Kings Rd, Swansea SA1 8AW

The Brunswick Arms

If you’re looking for a Sunday roast that won’t break the bank, The Brunswick Arms is not only great value, but also super tasty. A roast lamb or fresh turkey and stuffing Sunday lunch will only set you back £12.95!

You’ll also want to get your hands on their chocolate fudge cake!

Address: 3 Duke Street, Swansea SA1 4HS

The Bryn-Y-Mor Hotel

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A popular Greene King pub, get ready to tuck into delicious roasted turkey breast, sirloin of roast beef or even the beetroot, sweet potato and butternut squash tart.

If you’re heading out with the whole family, they also have kids’ Sunday roast options available.

Address: 17 Brynymor Rd, Swansea SA1 4JQ

The Crofty Inn

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If you’re looking for a fabulous Sunday roast dinner, look no further! Many reviews on TripAdvisor rave about their delicious food, including their Sunday lunch.

From crispy roast potatoes, to fluffy Yorkshire puddings, you’re gonna want it all.

Address: 71 Pencaerfenni Ln, Crofty, Swansea SA4 3SW

Queen’s Hotel

Looking for good quality food with a generous amount of beef and roast potatoes? Not forgetting their delicious Yorkshire pudding and gravy! Their large portions don’t go unmentioned via their TripAdvisor reviews, with many customers raving about the Sunday roast.

The Queen’s Hotel is often described as one of the best Sunday lunch Swansea has to offer, served the ‘proper old fashioned’ away with veggies served separately.

Address: Gloucester Pl, Maritime Quarter, Swansea SA1 1TY

Now you know the best places to head this Sunday, why not take a peek at the best breakfast spots in Swansea? We’ve also covered the best dog friendly places to go, tattoo shops and best halal restaurants.