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Long Melford Swan

Hall Street, Long Melford CO10 9JQ, England
01787 464545
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Ranked #4 of 12 Restaurants in Long Melford
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Contemporary
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: A beautiful listed building with a new contemporary feel. A family run business with day to day involvement. A lovely restaurant and bar open from 10:00am, all day and every day. Coffees, snacks, lunch and dinner. Extensive wine list. Fresh ingredients from our suppliers using local producers whereever possible. Prepared specifically by our Chefs, to your requirements.
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: A beautiful listed building with a new contemporary feel. A family run business with day to day involvement. A lovely restaurant and bar open from 10:00am, all day and every day. Coffees, snacks, lunch and dinner. Extensive wine list. Fresh ingredients from our suppliers using local producers whereever possible. Prepared specifically by our Chefs, to your requirements.
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English first
Cambs UK
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

We dropped in for lunch an although we had not booked were shown a table immediately by a friendly member of staff. Linen napkins and fine cutlery promised great food and we were not disappointed. I overhead another table ordering tarte tatin, so I ordered a fish main course as did my husband. We both enjoyed delicious and beautifully decorated... More

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

There is nothing that can be faulted about this restaurant. The food was amazing and perfectly priced. The wine was superb.

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Colchester, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Great place,welcoming and friendly. Young staff always polite and very helpful. Food always hot,well presented and tasteful. Not cheap but you get what you pay for . Love the rustic contemporary feel Return regularly as it appears do others.

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Sudbury, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

The new menu at the Swan is certainly to be recommended. The mackerel with burnt apple jelly, (I know, sounds different!), for a starter is absolutely to die for and can be highly recommended, as can the pork bellies and the goats chees pasta mains. The miniature pan cotta is pretty special as well. The service is impeccable as ever... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

We were a party of six adults and we went to The Swan on the recommendation of the owner of our holiday cottage. Most of us ordered from the set menu which was very good value for money. The meals were very tasty and well presented and the food was far superior to "pub grub". The portion sizes were not... More

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Newport Pagnell, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Popped in for lunch on Saturday. We hadn't booked and they fitted us in, the downside was that the able was opposite the fire exit to the garden which made it draughty, but they did close the door on my request and were very nice a bout it. Only problem is it's a bit of a wind tunnel and every... More

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Me and my partner decided to go on a weekend break we thought Suffolk. what a great choice, we stayed in Lavenham at a lovely hotel and what an amazing village. We ate at a restaurant named "10" food was good and had a very enjoyable evening. The next day we decided to have a drive around the area to... More

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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Me and my boyfriend decided to try somewere different. We booked a table for two at long melford swan. This was on the 9th August, i had the IPA beer battered haddock and my boyfriend had the fillet steak. My meal was absoloutly lovely, and being priced at £14 we found that good on the price. However my boyfriends steak... More

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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
69 reviews 69 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

After a wander along the Farrow & Ball colour chart that is the main street of Long Melford, the Swan looked an inviting proposition and the lobster weekend promised a treat for lunch. So with a nice pint of Golden Hen in hand, I ordered six oysters and the lobster thermidor. The oysters were delicious, needing nothing with them to... More

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Long Melford, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

My wife and I decided to use a very generous gift voucher given to us by friends. Things started quite promisingly. All good so far the drinks and both our chosen starter and main course delivered at a reasonably paced time. Great! The food was acceptable nothing fantastic, but you could not complain. The complimentary bread offered was so small... More

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