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Pig on the Hill

Devizes Road, Swindon SN1 4BH, England
01793 979226
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Ranked #101 of 312 Restaurants in Swindon
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Good for: Doing business
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: 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, with Sharing boards and platters for the sociable diner, along side a special offer Table d'Hote menu at £9.95 for a 2 course lunch. 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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Swindon
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

I visited The Pig on the Hill for lunch and chose the vegi burger. For £13 I got a bun with mushroom, aubergine and tomato in it with a very small portion of over cooked french fries. There wasn't a burger in it! No attempt whatsoever. They could have at least put a cheap soya burger in their. I also... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

A couple of friends and I wanted somewhere to watch the football and have something to eat, and there are a few choices in the Old Town area, but we settled on the Pig for a change. We were politely greeted and shown to a table next to the bar with its own TV that the waitress turned on for... More

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Really good pub food! Had their burger with bacon and pulled pork twice, not normally a burger fan but v v tasty! Could do with bigger range of starters on menu though. Recently had Sunday lunch here, also very tasty. Good pub food in lively atmosphere

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swindon
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16 reviews 16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We were passing the pig on the hill when we remembered that we had had a very good sandwich there a few months ago, expensive but good. We chose two sandwiches which came to something over £14 which although we thought was expensive, we imagined would be good. Within a couple of minutes the chief came out to explain that... More

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Daniel O, Owner at Pig on the Hill, responded to this review

Hi, Thanks for taking the time to give us your feedback. I must admit we are a little bemused and frustrated by your comments. When you arrived at The Pig On The Hill we had stopped serving our lunch menu but when asked our chef happily took your lunch order after explaining that at that point in time we would... More

ponthir
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Lively busy pub with really lovely staff. Food is typical pub grub and ok, Friday night a little noisy but there is a separate eating area. I would visit again :-) Good value for money !

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We arranged a very last minute party here, after a bad weather forecast was set to ruin the BBQ we had arranged at a local park. We had family and friends travelling some distance to come and it was very stressful trying to organise something else at such short notice - we should have known better than to gamble on... More

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Daniel O, Owner at Pig on the Hill, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you very much for the kind words in your review. We are very glad that we could offer some help and make your event a success. Our team are always willing to help and we certainly hope to see you all again soon many thanks More

Swindon, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Friday night was clearly busy but we had heard it was good food so decided to give it a go. Unbeknown to us the chef had gone home sick.... We had a shared starter on a grazing board with some olives and humus. The olives were the size of peas and the humus was fairly tasteless and portion size was... More

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Daniel O, Owner at Pig on the Hill, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback from your recent visit, firstly i would like to apologise for your experience not meeting our usual standard. Having investigated your comments, i can confirm we did have a team member go home on the day in question but i would like to assure you that we would not and should not use that as... More

Swindon, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Stopped at the Pig on The Hill for lunch on a hot Saturday. I was on crutches as I had broken my leg and they were really healpful asking if I needed a stool for my bad leg. They also checked to see if we were ok a couple of times which was not intrusive but welcoming. The meals were... More

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Our first visit for a Sunday Lunch, I must say fairly disappointing for the price. The service from our main waitress left something to be desired. We asked for pigs wrapped in blankets for my Grandson to go with his Pork dish, we were told they were only served with the Chicken !! Odd and not customer friendly in my... More

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Daniel O, Owner at Pig on the Hill, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback. As this was your first visit, it certainly is a shame that we didn't give you the WOW factor we strive for. So please accept our apologies for not reaching that expectation. Having investigated the comments in your review we have decided to make some changes to our Sunday... More

Swindon, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

First time eating at the Pig on the Hill, Old Town, Swindon, quite an experience, all good.... Out with friends we had the most mouth watering rare beef salad others had tuna starter, we had mains of Sirloin, duck and pasta. Oh those three time cooked chips amazing....the deserts were eaten in silence always a good sign. Will be returning... More

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