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37 York Street, Sidmouth EX10 8BY, England
1395 512849
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Ranked #22 of 69 Restaurants in Sidmouth
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: English, Pub
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Exmouth, England, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014 NEW

This review saddens me to write. We have been frequently visiting the swan for the past 8 years. My partner used to visit the swan weekly with his men's drinking group. But no more, along with 2 other locals. We booked a table and came into eat last week, to be told our fast asleep, 5 week old newborn could... More 

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Southampton
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Didnt eat here but had a few drinks. reasonably priced and good selection of well kept ales. Tucked away behind the main street, but easy to find. Definitely recommend you visit this one .

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Sidmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014 via mobile

Another great meal at the Swan. Crab and mango salad and Ham egg and chips. Perfect meals, good value and great service. Hope it doesn't become too popular though or we won't get in. Can't be faulted!

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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9 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

A proper pub serving proper pub grub. Visited here today and had haddock and a steak dish. The steak was huge and the haddock (with homemade tartar sauce) was cooked to perfection. Combine this with a welcoming barman and you cant ask for more. Will definitely be returning for more.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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44 reviews 44 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

For the twenty odd years that we have kept caravans in East Devon, our biggest regret has been the lack of real pubs - This is one. Not spit and sawdust but a warm, homely place where you can stand at the bar, sit in the window, lounge in the garden or find a more formal food table in the... More 

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Burnham-On-Sea, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

landlady very obiging and friendly and actually knew how to make a pimms no.1 nothing too much trouble prawn and crab salad very good on list of places to revist great old fashion pub

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

LOCATION This pub is off the beaten track, but well worth looking for. Parking is close by which is essential in Sidmouth. The weather was fine and we started in the beer garden, which could benefit from some plants and pots, but was rustic. STAFF We had a birthday celebration for my mother at this venue and the staff were... More 

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Towcester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Good beer, good homemade food, smiling helpful staff. Its a proper pub!! If you go to Sidmouth go here - its a must

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Sidmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 via mobile

The Swan produces possibly the best salads in Sidmouth. Try the crab and prawn salad. It is superb. My husband recommends the ham and egg too. Service is good, food excellent and prices very reasonable.

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Bath, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

This is my favourite Sidmouth pub, especially at lunchtime, when the most perfect local crab sandwiches or, better still, baguettes are to be had, garnished with a generous helping of fresh salad, and washed down with a half pint of the local ale. Bliss!

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Additional Information about Swan Inn

Address: 37 York Street, Sidmouth EX10 8BY, England
Phone Number: 1395 512849
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Sidmouth
Cuisine: English, Pub

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