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The Black Swan

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44 Market Place, Belper DE56 1FZ, England
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100 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Visited Monday night, we was just to late for the 7 o'clock meal deal so went for the tapas menu again. Glad we did, food was spot on and so was the service. The women who serves us is always pleasant.

Thank james D
Derby, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Met up with a friend for a once in a while catch up. The Black Swan ws an excellent find. We found a cosy corner, were extremely well looked after, never felt hurried. Choices excellent especially good value early evening. Food was delicious - so we just had to have dessert and coffee. Great atmosphere and convenient parking

Thank cwt454
Grimsby, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Comfortable surroundings and great atmosphere and a great location would call again when in the area

Thank mick19561
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110 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely meal here, had a few tapas dishes to start, really really nice, followed by scampi and ham eggs chips, the mains was really nice pub food, not massive portions but nice, will def return soon, friendly staff too

Thank Copestar
Belper, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Ideal for pre cinema snacking, the Tapas menu is great value for money. Our group sampled quite a few of the dishes, all of which were very generous portions. I personally loved the halloumi with sweet chilli sauce and the homemade hummus with pitta. The jalapeño fondue was a little too hot for us, so I'd only suggest ordering it... More 

Thank smeehoo
belper derbyshire
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273 reviews
182 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 158 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Love this little local pub. The staff are friendly. The Ham ,egg, and chips are amazing . They do tapas , but we haven't tried that yet, will have to return to do that . All in all a lovely place with great food.

Thank booleyboy
New Delhi, India
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Met up with old work mates, good beer, excellent food, warm welcome, exceptional service. Lots of menu choices and an early bird 2 for 1 makes it super value. Massive thank you to the staff for making the night run so smooth and special.

Thank Barry T
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

You know when you go somewhere and it just feels right? This is one of those places. It has a lovely ambience with excellent service and superb food. As it was 3pm, we were struggling to find anywhere that served food and finally stumbled on this gem of a place. The food arrived within 15 mins and it was delicious.... More 

Thank florrieanna
Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

nice beer and good value food. staff fully explained meals on offer . little difficulty finding - at side of market square. stick at it though, its worth it. will visit again when in area.

Thank robkate2014
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100 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Visited before and have wrote reviews on this place before as well. Vistes again with NY partner last night was a lot quiter than it has been before and we went for the tapas menu. Got to say it was the best we have had here and the presentation was far better this time. Looking forward to are next visit!

Thank james D

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Restaurant Details

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Bar, British, Pub, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
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Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 Market Place, Belper DE56 1FZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Belper
  • Phone Number: 01773823000

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?