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Pig on the Hill

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Bar, British, Pub
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8 Devizes Road, Swindon SN1 4BH, England
+44 1793 979226
11:00 - 00:00
Open now
All hours
Sun 12:00 - 22:30
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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Swindon, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been to Florida and had cheesecake at the cheesecake factory which was very good. Now I have had cheesecake at Pig on Hill which was excellent I thought I must write a review. New chef brilliant food great atmosphere wonderful staff.

Thank Classylady75
Level Contributor
11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Saturday night out with friends and heard a lot about the pub. The service was very good but there were a few things missing from the menu and I was not expecting it to be a sports bar. Great lunch time location or even midweek after work venue but not for my Saturday night out. There are better options.

Thank Jan F
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nice surroundings, The selction of drinks fantastic. The food was good that we tried. Very nice ambience. The bar staff were excellent and we will visit here again.

Thank Jason B
Swindon, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Where to begin...This review is has been a long time coming, and almost a sort of goodbye! I've been coming to the Pig on the Hill for a good three years, it's seen me for four birthday's, a leaving do, a surprise 21st, first dates, catch-ups - the lot. Where to start...The staff are unbelievably friendly, and have a lot... More 

Thank Zoe C
Swindon, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

I could not fault the food and the steak was cooked perfectly and loved the chips. The service was good. But it was very noisy and crowded which surprised me being early evening (but it was Saturday) I would visit again but not on a Saturday. If it had been quieter with more atmosphere I would have scored higher.

Thank Angela R
Swindon, United Kingdom
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195 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

We visited this pub as it was closest to the restaurant we were goin to. Football was on the TV and it was crammed with blokes staring at the TV's who would not move out of the way to get to the bar. Eventually got to the bar to be ignored for 5 mins as the bar staff chatted to... More 

Thank russ999rocket
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Very disappointed , soup starter was good but the roast wasn't . I don't expect to pay £12 for frozen roast potatoes and aunt Bessie's yorkshires . I see they are advertising for a chef , hope they get one soon and get back up to standard as we have always enjoyed the roast in the past

Thank AliSwindoo
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

Meal was OK, meat and grave fine, veg average, potatoes dry and hard, didn't bring the crackling for my pork, had to ask! Had to get the menu for are desert our self's, we had vanilla cheesecake which was very dry. 2 meal's 2 deserts and a bottle of wine plus 2 soft drink's £50. Strange how one customer received... More 

Thank Michelle L
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

Went in here in a recommendation as they had Prosecco on tap, only to find it has been changed out to Frizzante. Decided to eat here and had their risotto. It was OK, not outstanding, but perfectly edible and satisfactory.

Thank DisappearingDi
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447 reviews
240 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 190 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

Only popped in for a drink in the past but stopped for dinner on this occasion. Nice selection of food, good quality and quantity and I can recommend the pies! A real surprise and one to stick on the reliable list, I'd recommend and revisit.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Devizes Road, Swindon SN1 4BH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Swindon
  • Phone Number: +44 1793 979226
The Pig On The Hill is a Diverse property that really can cater for all palates and all occasions.We offer a fine Lunch and A la Carte menu, Sundays are a speciality for us and booking is advisable.We have a large function room that can hold up to 80 people and is suitable for any personal or business event.We also serve Hog Roasts & BBQ's in our large Beer garden throughout the summer.We serve Fine Ales, Wines and Ciders as only the very best will do.Try our venue for yourself and see why we have won a certificate of excellence for 2012 & 2013 consecutively.Please enjoy!

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