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The Swan

€€ - €€€, British,
91 Farnborough Road, Farnborough GU14 6TL, England
+44 1252 510920
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Gastropub, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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Service
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LOCATION
91 Farnborough Road, Farnborough GU14 6TL, England
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1 - 10 of 289 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

6 of us spent a fantastic evening in the Swan. The ambience was spot on. The staff made us most welcome, Even though the restaurant was very busy, the whole evening was most relaxing. They have a great choice menu, and the food was most...More

Thank Gunner111
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here recently for drinks with friends. Was a Saturday night but still tables available. It's not a hardcore drinking venue but more a gastropub which also serves food. Friendly staff and decent selection of ales. Win!

Thank HappyGuest1976
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good quality food / nice atmosphere and beer selection, all reasonably priced, good for lunch or dinner and there's a good outside space when the weather permits.More

Thank simon2307
Hayley R, Manager at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Simon2307, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. It is great to read that you enjoyed your experience with us. We have an ever changing selection of real ales from local breweries. We hope to be able to welcome you back...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited the swan today with my family and had an exceptional good lunch sea bass with clams potato and samphire beautiful as were all the meals good job everyone from the chef to thewaiting staff first class will be backMore

Thank Maisie1956
Hayley R, Manager at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Maisie1956, Thank you for taking the time to leave a 5 circle review. It is great to read that you enjoyed your lunch, in particular the Sea Bass. It is a great dish! I have passed you kind comments onto the kitchen and foh...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took the 'girls' for dinner. Lovely evening. Very well looked after by the assistant manager. Everyone trying to arrange another night out at The Swan. The menu provides for everyone and the service was excellent. Will definitely take friends and family there again for celebrations...More

1  Thank Pauline E
Hayley R, Manager at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Pauline E, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. It is great to read that you not only enjoyed the food but that you were well looked after by the staff too. The Swan is a perfect place to meet with...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I called in for a spontaneous lunch and it was lovely here. I had the chicken which soft and tender and very tasty. My husband had the burger which was also very good. The creme brûlée was divine and service throughout our...More

1  Thank JoClyne1313
Hayley R, Manager at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear JoClyne1313, Thank you for taking the time to leave a 5 circle review. It was great to read that you and your husband enjoyed your meals when you visited us. The burger is one of our signature dishes and the chicken is a firm...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went with a couple of friends and had a lovely time. The staff looked after us very well and ensured that we were consistently satisfied with our meal. Also very good value for money, the food was delicious!More

Thank alexpruvost93
Hayley R, Manager at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear alexpruvost93, Thank you for taking the time to leave a 5 circle review. It was great to read that you enjoyed you visit, from the food and price point to the service from the FOH team. We hope to welcome you to The Swan...More

Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Nice interior, food is pretty good although the menu is a little limited. As it's close to our office we go here reasonably regularly. Nice garden in the summer and perfect view for plane spotting!More

Thank disappointed70
Hayley R, Manager at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear disappointed70, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. I was pleased to read that you like the food. During lunchtimes we have three menus running, so it is disappointing to read that you feel your choice is limited. We look forward...More

Reviewed 7 November 2017

Having been here before I thought it woukd be good to go back ! Wrong . Really disappointed! Tha food was sadly underwhelminng..really fatty meat. Portion size misly. Wine glasses bought out in dribs and drabs. Asking for a jug of water took ages. The...More

Thank Elaine C
Hayley R, Manager at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Elaine C, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. I was disappointed to read that you didn't enjoy your experience with us. We order all of our meat from our local butchers so I will feed back your comments to him...More

Reviewed 5 November 2017

Fantastic food and wonderful service. I came here with my parents for Sunday lunch. Our waiter was very helpful and knew the menu well. He was able to recommend a couple of main courses and when the food arrived it was superb. A lovely relaxed...More

Thank Joe N
Hayley R, Manager at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

Dear Joe N, Thank you for taking the time to leave a 5 circle review. I was really pleased to read that you enjoyed your visit. We have recently launched our new A la Carte menu, so it is wonderful to read that you thought...More

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Welshtraveller247
8 July 2017|
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Response from A_Traveller007 | Reviewed this property |
The Swan is now owned by the same people as the Aviator and is now only a Gastropub.
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samtheman56
17 July 2016|
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Response from Joy T | Reviewed this property |
The Swan is newly renovated & open for business. Good food there!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$34
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:30
Saturday
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 91 Farnborough Road, Farnborough GU14 6TL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Farnborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1252 510920
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Description
The Swan is a contemporary gastropub set in one of Farnborough's most charming buildings.
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