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The White Swan

Main Street | Shawell, Lutterworth LE17 6AG, England
+44 1788 860357
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Overview
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good14%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“amuse bouche” (22 reviews)
“tasting menu” (11 reviews)
“scotch egg” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Main Street | Shawell, Lutterworth LE17 6AG, England
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1 - 10 of 706 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I cannot fault the food and service. They were both excellent! My wife’s dietary requirements were well catered for. However the wine was expensive. I don’t mind paying 2x the purchase price, but 3x is excessive! I felt ripped off! Otherwise you would have got...More

Thank popesterNuneaton
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great place. We love the food and the staff are fantastic. Best local restaurant surrounding Rugby area.

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Thank U8990BXleeg
Mollie G, Manager at The White Swan, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear U8990BXleeg, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a lovely review! I have passed your comments onto my team, we are thrilled to receive such praise. We hope to see you again soon! Kindest Regards, Mollie Gayton Restaurant Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I celebrated our Anniversary with a three course lunch at the White Swan. Lovely country pub beautifully fitted out with cheffing to match. From the amuse bouche to the petit fours, everything was delightfully served and explained and was as fine a...More

Thank Davegoody
Mollie G, Manager at The White Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you Davegoody for taking the time to leave such a favorable review! I have passed on the comments to the team and we are all thrilled you and your wife enjoyed your experience with us. We look forward to welcoming you back very soon!!...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited for Sunday lunch and two in our party ordered roast beef. This was appalling. We didn’t complain at the time as this tends to spoil what should have been a pleasant meal out and can be embarrassing when you are being treated to...More

1  Thank Leicsjane
Mollie G, Manager at The White Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear LeicsJane Thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback following your most recent visit at The White Swan. I am disappointed to learn that and your party did not enjoy your experience with us, however, wish to clarify certain comments which...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

amazing food, brilliant service, stunning place.food was great, they used lots of weird and wonderful techniques perfect for date night if you wanna impress the other half.

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Thank phebe2863
Mollie G, Manager at The White Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear phebe2863, Thank you for your lovely review! We're so pleased you enjoyed the food here.. The kitchen staff enjoyed hearing your description! We hope to see you again very soon. Kindest regards, Charlotte Dewsbery Assistant manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was excellent, definately one of the best dining experiences I have had for a long time!The staff were very knowledgeable and attentive I will definitely be returning here!

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Thank Lisa E
Mollie G, Manager at The White Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Lisa E, Thank you for your lovely review! I'm so pleased you enjoyed all aspects of your experience with us. I will pass on your kind comments to the team. Warm regards, Charlotte Dewsbery Assistant manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If your looking for a hidden gem of a restaurant, somewhere to impress the Mrs(or someone else's Mrs for that matter)then you really should try this place and you should really try the new 7 course taster menu,every single plate was visually a masterpiece, and...More

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Thank Laird Crispian B
Mollie G, Manager at The White Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Laird Crispian B, What a wonderful review to receive! I have passed your kind words on to the kitchen team & they're thrilled. We hope you'll be back soon! Kindest regards, Charlotte Dewsbery Assistant manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Out with family to celebrate a birthday. Our neighbours warned us the prices had gone up with the new menu-boy, were they right! The menu is quite restricted now. The lowest priced main course item was £21 with a Saddle of lamb at £29!!! Steaks...More

2  Thank brianheathcote
Mollie G, Manager at The White Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Brian, I appreciate you taking the time for providing us with your feedback following your most recent visit to the White Swan. I have shared your feedback with my team, and naturally we all feel a sense of disappointment that you have not enjoyed...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Once again had a lovely meal in very pleasant restaurant, with excellent service from all the staff.

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Thank Ron C
Mollie G, Manager at The White Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Ron C, We appreciate you taking the time to leave us a review! Myself and the team are thrilled you enjoyed your experience with us and hope to welcome you again soon! Kind regards, Charlotte Dewsbery Assistant manager

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After many years and many owners the White Swan has reinvented itself as a shining example of fine dining which was needed in the area. Excellent menus, food, staff all at a very competitive price is why we are using it whenever possible on a...More

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1  Thank johnwarnock13
Mollie G, Manager at The White Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear johnwarnock13, Thank you for your lovely review! We're delighted by your kind words and look forward to seeing you very soon. Kind regards, Charlotte Dewsbery Assistant manager

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Ian J
25 November 2016|
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Response from Mollie G | Property representative |
Dear Sir, Please visit our website where you can view all of our menus. Kind regards
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Snowyontour
9 May 2016|
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Response from Mollie G |
Dear Sir, We cater for large parties & have a room which you could use exclusively. Please call us on 01788 860357 should you wish to proceed. Thank you for considering the White Swan for your special gathering.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 11:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street | Shawell, Lutterworth LE17 6AG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Lutterworth
  • Phone Number: +44 1788 860357
  • E-mail
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