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Stanley Street, Southport, England
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Ranked #11 of 239 Restaurants in Southport
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Mon - Thu 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Fri 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Sat 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Cuisines: English
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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English first
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014 NEW

Very nice chippy, its not the cheapest but its well worth it as teh food and service is excellent. Good variety of fish cooked to order. Its hidden down a back street just off lord street, behind the New Bold Hotel.

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Colne, United Kingdom
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59 reviews 59 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Located down a side street next to the Bold hotel on Lord street.Lovely fish and chips mushy peas bread and butter with a pot of tea £7.50 each

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swandirectors1, Owner at The Swan, responded to this review

Dear Billstorey Thank you so much for taking the time to post a lovely review. So glad you enjoyed and we sincerely look forward to seeing you again in the near future. More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Located on one of the side streets off Lord Street, this is a good old fashioned English "chippy"! Either take-away or sit in it's excellent value for money. During the summer months hubby and I tend to use the take-away and eat the best fish and chips looking out over the lake but in the winter months we love to... More 

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swandirectors1, Owner at The Swan, responded to this review

Dear Jobabtwitch Ive just read your fabulous review Thank you so much for taking the time it genuinely is appreciated by all involved .I will make sure your wonderful comments get passed on as it really does boost everyones morale .We all do our very best to please so thank you again and we hope to see you in the... More 

Preston,Lancashire
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54 reviews 54 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Nearly forty years now that we have visited restaurant. Never fails to deliver quality fish and chips. Reasonably priced.

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swandirectors1, Owner at The Swan, responded to this review

Dear 4860wall I have just read your fabulous review thank you so much for taking the time .We all do our very best so its wonderful to receive positive feedback .Heres to retaining your custom for the next forty years !!! Thanks again and we look forward to seeing you in the near future. More 

St Helens, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Best fish and chips ever. Staff very friendly, excellent value for money and most importantly good quality food and plenty of choice on the menu. Well done to the owners and staff of the Swann.

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swandirectors1, Owner at The Swan, responded to this review

Dear Sylvia B Thank you so much for wonderful review! We sincerely try our very best to please so its always great to hear such positive feedback I will pass on your lovely comments to all concerned where it is genuinely appreciated. Thank you again and we look forward to seeing you in the near future. More 

Fordingbridge, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Still the best F&C in Southport. New ideas are fish without the batter; it's a bit different but tastes great (I had mine with batter, but tried the no batter version). Good value and a family business; long may they continue the good work. I visit every time I go to Southport. Support them; you will not be disappointed..

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swandirectors1, Owner at The Swan, responded to this review

Dear ThorleyB This is what makes all the hard work and diligence of everyone involved worthwhile ! Thank you so much for taking the time and effort to post such a wonderful review. As usual I will make sure your great comments get passed on where I can Assure you they are appreciated and we look forward to seeing you... More 

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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Called in before the match this evening & had the large cod & chips. Excellent food, service & value, will definitely be back.

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swandirectors1, Owner at The Swan, responded to this review

Dear Alibobz I just read your great review thank you so much for taking the time its always fantastic to hear wonderful feedback.I will pass on your lovely comments to all concerned where I know it will be greatly appreciated.Hope to see you again soon (oh and hope you enjoyed the football!!). More 

Littleborough, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
103 reviews 103 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

We knew that time would be tight between arriving in Southport and the start of the expected Ken Dodd five hour marathon theatre show. From reading reviews we thought that the Swan (previously unknown to us) would meet our needs. Our expectations were fully met. The service was slick, the fish and chips were excellent and the seating area was... More 

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swandirectors1, Owner at The Swan, responded to this review

Dear KBofLB Thank you so much for taking the time to write such an amazing review ! It really goes a long way to giving us all a boost as we do try our very best to please .I will make sure your lovely comments get passed on and we look forward to seeing you again in the near future... More 

Southport, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

This is the best chip shop in town. The chips are always fresh and never oily. The frying oil is always clean and fresh, so it doesn't affect the taste of the food, and the fish is a good flavour and of a good size. The prices and speed of service are excellent.

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swandirectors1, Owner at The Swan, responded to this review

Dear icstrangepeople Thank you so much for your lovely review ! Its always great to receive such wonderful feedback .We endeavour to do our very best so I will pass on your lovely comments to all concerned where I promise it is greatly appreciated. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. More 

harrogate. north yorkshire
Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

After all these years The Swan still serves the finest fish & chips. They must use the finest fish and the batter is perfect ! Very good value for money and the staff are welcoming and very pleasant.

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swandirectors1, Owner at The Swan, responded to this review

Dear Southport 76 Thank you so for your wonderful review ! We do our very best to conisistingly use only the very best products .I will pass on your great comments to everyone involved , it is always greatly appreciated .We look forward to seeing you in the near future, More 

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Additional Information about The Swan

Address: Stanley Street, Southport, England
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  Southport
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Monday 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm  11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm  11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm  11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm  11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 2:00 pm  4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Cuisine: English

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