The ultimate guide to Saundersfoot restaurants holiday cottages

The ultimate guide to Saundersfoot restaurants

Laura 14 October 2022

Pretty seaside Saundersfoot has fast become a foodie favourite! With a beautiful beach, idyllic harbour and a wealth of shops and places to eat and drink, it’s no wonder this is a popular destination for a bite to eat followed by a stroll on the beautiful beach to walk it off. 

Whether you’re after a fine-dining experience for a special occasion, takeaway fish and chips on the harbour, a seafood spectacular, or a coffee overlooking the beach, there’s so much to choose from, you really are spoilt for choice! 

We’ve rounded up the top Saundersfoot restaurants and places to eat to make your choice a little easier. Discover an excellent range of restaurants, pubs, cafes, delis, ice cream huts and more for a quick pit stop or an evening of fine dining with loved ones. 

We also have some fantastic nearby Saundersfoot self-catering cottages so feel free to browse the collection or take a look at our full range of Pembrokeshire holiday cottages to plan your next brilliant West Wales holiday

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Breakfast in Saundersfoot

Breakfast in Saundersfoot

Fuel up for the day ahead with a very welcome breakfast in the seaside village of Saundersfoot. 

Butternut Pantry

Enjoy breakfast, brunch, lunch, or a delicious slice of homemade cake at  Butternut Pantry.

Butternut Pantry is a great local coffee shop in the heart of Saundersfoot with a colourful menu to suit all appetites!

The Tramway Cafe 

Nestled along The Strand that runs parallel to Saundersfoot Beach, The Tramway Cafe is perfect for scrumptious breakfast baguettes or a full English. 

The Tramway is family and dog-friendly with easy access to the beach. If you have a sweet tooth, you’re in the right place as it also serves sweet crepes and waffles with decadent toppings.

Philly's Baguette Bar & Coffee Shop

Grab your morning bacon baguette and coffee from this fabulous takeaway bar.  

It's open all day to cater for all your food needs, from breakfast baps to fresh baguettes, plus cakes, fresh coffee and marvellous milkshakes! 

Ocean Beach Grill

The bacon rolls and coffee at Ocean Beach Grill are out of this world.

Find this gem on Ocean Square serving a mouth-watering range of fast food options, from morning coffee and breakfast to burgers, fries, and calamari.

Lunchtime spots in Saundersfoot


Enjoy a tasty lunch in Saundersfoot with friends, a scrumptious afternoon tea overlooking Saundersfoot, or a hearty meal to fuel you up ready for more adventures! 

The Sail

Situated right on the shores of wonderful Saundersfoot beach, enjoy a delicious bite to eat with spectacular sea views. 

The friendly team at The Sail serve up superb coffee, sandwiches, cakes, scones, Welsh cakes, and bacon rolls. An idyllic stop on your brilliant beach stroll. 

Harold O'Vinegars Seafood Deli

If you love seafood then a trip to Harold O'Vinegars Seafood Deli, located on Ocean Square, is a must. 

Overlooking beautiful Saundersfoot Beach, this amazing deli serves up a fantastic range of local seafood. Imagine ready-to-eat prawns, cockles and mussels. They also sell beautifully dressed crab, live lobsters, oysters and champagne!

Pembrokeshire is a seafood lover's dream, take a look at our full guide to places to eat in Pembrokeshire for even more sea-inspired choices. 

Shoreline Coffee Shop

If it’s a coffee with a view you’re after then The Shoreline Cafe Bar is a must. 

It's situated along The Strand, with an outdoor terrace and seating for fantastic views of the beach. The Shoreline also serves a range of tasty dishes to choose from. Relax with a warm or cold drink with an incredible view!

Marina Fish Chips & More

Marina Fish Chips & More serve scrummy portions of beer-battered fish and chips cooked in beef dripping for the ultimate traditional taste. 

For a lighter option, they also serve fresh fish grilled with a salad and chips. Thanks to its location right on Saundersfoot Harbour, you can grab a bench and enjoy your delicious takeaway with wonderful sea and harbour views.

The Cliff Restaurant at St Brides Hotel

Perched at the top of what Ironman Wales contestants have dubbed "Heartbreak Hill", The Cliff Restaurant offers fabulous views over Saundersfoot Harbour and Beach as you tuck into a scrumptious afternoon tea and a range of top-quality dishes made from simple, fresh ingredients. 

The Gallery Bar provides a relaxed lunchtime menu and atmosphere, while there is a more formal dining area that offers an a la carte evening menu.

Pembrokeshire Pasty & Pie Co

Home of the original Welsh pasty following the discovery of the ancient Pembrokeshire Pasty recipe, and with enticing smells as you walk by, the Pembrokeshire Pasty and Pie Company sell a scrumptious range of amazingly fragrant, fine handmade pasties. 

Try their signature Pembrokeshire Pasty, a true Welsh delicacy. 

Periwinkle Tearoom & Pottery

Enjoy a warm welcome at Periwinkle, a delightful family and dog-friendly bistro and tearoom serving up delicious home-baked dishes, cakes and other tasty treats using locally sourced ingredients. 

If you fancy getting crafty then a visit to Periwinkle Pottery is a must. Relax and choose your masterpiece from a large selection of ceramics, with all the necessary tools and paint provided. Get potty, painting your own pottery while you munch away on your food order from Periwinkle. A fantastic rainy-day activity.


Cŵlbox is a unique converted horsebox found at Foundry Point, Wisemns Bridge. Enjoy the scenic walk between Sundersfoot and Wiseman Bridge and refresh at this welcoming stop. The lovely team serve fresh and delicious street food with amazing sea views! 

Enjoy dishes such as dirty fries, halloumi and lobster salads, whitebait and calamari. The dishes use fresh, local ingredients and are cooked with passion! 

Wiseman's Bridge Inn

You’ll find Wiseman's Bridge Inn about a mile from Saundersfoot along a wonderful sea-lined accessible path. 

Grab a drink and enjoy gorgeous views of Wiseman’s Bridge Beach whilst you have a bite to eat. The menu has an extensive range of hearty dishes and lighter bites. Head over for lunchtime and gaze out across the amazing view, enjoy the last few rays of the evening sunshine in the summer or cosy up inside on a winter’s evening.

The Smugglers Bar & Grill

Set just outside of Saundersfoot and a stone's throw from beautiful Amroth beach, The Smugglers Bar & Grill is a great place for families to grab a bite.  

Enjoy a grill-style menu with light bites, amazing panoramic sea views and keep little ones entertained in the exclusive indoor pirate-themed play area.

The Kiosk at Coppet Hall

Halfway between Saundersfoot and Wiseman’s Bridge, you’ll discover The Kiosk at Coppet Hall

Here you’ll be able to enjoy a lunchtime bite to eat, a light snack, ice cream, or a slice of moreish cake with an amazing view of beautiful Coppet Hall Beach

Restaurants for dinner in Saundersfoot

Dinner in Saundersfoot

Enjoy some fine dining and cocktails with the delicious evening meal options available around Saundersfoot. From a romantic table for two to a gathering with friends, or a family catch-up, Saundersfoot has a wealth of restaurants and places to eat to suit any occasion. 

The Mulberry Restaurant

Enjoy a fantastic meal at The Mulberry, with its warm atmosphere and eclectic menu options ranging from fresh, locally caught seafood to tapas, steak, and curry. 

The well-presented dishes reflect the attention to detail that goes into creating and blending their wonderful flavours. The Mulberry also serves a delicious Sunday lunch.

The Kookaba Australian restaurant

The Kookaba is an Australian-themed restaurant and is a firm favourite with locals and holidaymakers. 

They offer a great range of tucker, much of which is cooked in a BBQ style right on the grill. 

Enjoy dishes such as kangaroo steaks, pork ribs, and salmon, along with amazing desserts and a fine selection of drinks. Expect friendly customer service and a fun atmosphere.

Harbwr Bar & Kitchen

The Harbwr Bar & Kitchen has a modern feel with a relaxed, dog-friendly atmosphere and welcoming, helpful staff. 

You’ll find an extensive menu here that uses delicious and fresh local produce, and there's live music on occasion. The contemporary menus reflect the interior and you’ll find something to please everyone. Harbwr Bar & Kitchen celebrates its seaside location and offers fresh fish on both their standard and special menus.

The Stone Crab

The Stone Crab is a seafood restaurant serving fresh local fish and shellfish overlooking pretty Saundersfoot Harbour. Every harbour walk past this wonderful restaurant smells amazing!

This restaurant offers a sensational tasting experience as all the dishes are carefully prepared and thoughtfully flavoured. The seafood sharing platter is a popular choice and the restaurant has a friendly seaside atmosphere.

The Gower

The Gower Bar and Restaurant is set just outside the heart of the village in the hotel's distinctive conservatory. 

The Orangery Restaurant offers a lovely light atmosphere and an imaginative menu. The fish is sourced locally and the meat is organic. The produce is locally grown and the dishes are carefully presented. 

The Royal Oak

Serving Saundersfoot since 1837, The Royal Oak serves up quality, hearty dishes in the heart of the village. 

It's a firm favourite, cooking up a range of dishes from fresh seafood to popular pub grub. The Royal Oak provides good food made from the finest seasonal produce in a rustic and relaxed atmosphere. 

Coast Saundersfoot

Coast restaurant in Coppet Hall sits right on the shoreline and makes the most of the spectacular views of Carmarthen Bay. 

Coast is a 2AA Rosette award-winning fine-dining restaurant serving up delicious dishes made using locally sourced produce. The menu offers seafood options that reflect its beautiful seaside location.

The Old Chemist Inn

The Old Chemist Inn is a real ale pub with a fun atmosphere, live music and great food. 

Dishes range from fresh seafood cooked simply, to hearty meals such as burgers in ciabatta rolls and homemade lasagne. It’s a local’s pub and offers great sea views out over Saundersfoot Beach from the restaurant or beer garden. 


Based just outside of Saundersfoot in Pentlepoir, this pan-Asian restaurant has a friendly atmosphere and serves amazing dishes such as sushi and crispy chicken, along with whipping up some amazing cocktails. 

Lokky's create irresistible flavours within their aromatic Thai, Filipino, Japanese and Korean cuisine, along with fiery cocktails and chilled drinks, all with fantastic friendly service.

The Boathouse 

The Boathouse offers a fun atmosphere that is perfect for children in the early evening and couples and friends later into the evening. 

The Boathouse is home to hearty portions from an extensive, modern menu and there really will be something to please everyone. You’ll often find live evening music too, not forgetting the amazingly creative cocktails.

Lava Pizza

With fresh decor and a fun atmosphere, Lava Pizza uses the finest Italian and locally sourced ingredients along with fine dough cooked in a state-of-the-art pizza oven.

Expect beautifully soft pizzas with a lovely light crust and a great range of toppings for dining in or takeaway. Bellissimo!

The Dragon Palace

The Dragon Palace is an extremely popular, award-winning Chinese restaurant in Pentlepoir, just outside of Saundersfoot. 

The popular restaurant cooks up a delicious range of authentic Chinese dishes to dine in or takeaway. Their warm and welcoming family-friendly restaurant is notorious for its enjoyable dining experience.

Tasty treats: bakeries, sweet shops and ice cream in Saundersfoot

Ice cream

There are plenty of delightful treats to be found in Saundersfoot. Enjoy an ice cream on the beach or a generous cream-filled doughnut in a deli. Delightful!

Odley's Gelato

Nestled in Ocean Square, Odley's Gelato has a wonderful range of ice creams and cones, from firm favourites to something a little different!  

Who doesn’t love incredible ice cream and a stroll on a beautiful beach? Odley's Gelato has fantastic beach views and is moments from the shoreline.

Sue's Pantry 

This amazing cake shop is one of Saundersfoot's hidden gems and is just minutes away from the beach! 

You won’t be able to walk past Sue’s Pantry window without being amazed at the homemade colourful offerings on display, so swing by and pick up a tasty treat from one of the best cake and lunch places in Saundersfoot. 

Saundersfoot Rock & Fudge Shop

A stick of rock at the seaside is a must!

Tucked away in the heart of the village you'll find an endless supply of fudge, sweets, candy floss, traditional rock and incredible ice creams.


Chobbles is a lovely little traditional sweet shop set along The Strand, which runs parallel to Saundersfoot’s beautiful beach. 

From retro hampers to fantastic fudge and beautiful Steiff Bears, Chobbles offers the chance to step back in time and come out with a very tasty treat or two! 

Self-catering supplies

Self-catering supplies

If you’re holidaying in Saundersfoot then grab some supplies to whip up a storm in the kitchen from these wonderful local suppliers. 

Copper Hog

The Copper Hog is a fine butcher in the heart of Saundersfoot, offering up all your fresh meat and deli needs.

Expect incredible quality steaks and meats from local farms served with excellent, friendly service. 

Four Seasons Farm Shop 

For all your fresh veg and florist needs, the amazing Four Seasons Farm Shop is a must-visit. 

Get lost in this wonderful world of farm foods, offering everything from homemade pies and fresh local vegetables to deli goods and artisan drinks.

Even more inspiration

Sunday lunch

Pembrokeshire is awash with so many fantastic places to eat. If you fancy travelling a little further then check out our guides to Tenby restaurants and places to eat in St Davids

Fancy a scrumptious local Sunday roast? Then visit our top places to enjoy Sunday lunch in Pembrokeshire. For even more holiday inspiration, take a look at our guide to things to do in Pembrokeshire.

If we’ve tickled your tastebuds then why not come here on holiday and taste these amazing delights? Book yourself a well-deserved break at one of our Saundersfoot holiday cottages or a luxury lodge break in Heritage Park in nearby Stepaside. We have a great selection of self-catering accommodation in and nearby this lovely seaside village in Pembrokeshire, from sea-view apartments to townhouses, as well as countryside cottages and dog-friendly retreats

Browse the collection today to find your perfect place to stay in Saundersfoot.

Disclaimer: Whilst every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information at the time of writing, please ensure you check carefully before making any decisions based on the contents within this article.

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