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The Swan Inn

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91 Farnborough Road, Farnborough GU14 6TL, England
01252 544654
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 39
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    Very good
  • 36
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  • 16
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  • 9
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
not as good as before

Was very disappointed with the new menu. Prices have risen. I was very disappointed and didn't really enjoy the meal. Small baked potato but the salad was good. Won't be going again in the foreseeable future

3 of 5 starsReviewed May 5, 2015
bickley22
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camberley
Good for:
  • Special occasions
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166 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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camberley
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Was very disappointed with the new menu. Prices have risen. I was very disappointed and didn't really enjoy the meal. Small baked potato but the salad was good. Won't be going again in the foreseeable future

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Watford, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

The day I arrived in Farnborough I went to the Swan as it was just across the road it seemed a very lively place but within days I was informed that it was about to close down for refurbishment. Three months later it was still closed

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Aldershot, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

The standard goes up and down each time we visit. I think it depends on the chief on duty. Mostly it is good so we keep going. We use this Inn as a backup for entertaining visitors at short notice. Drinks selection is excellent and service is usually very good. Lunchtimes can be very busy.

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Gothenburg, Sweden
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Nice food, nice atmosphere. Some unexpected dishes that you could expect in a fine fining place, but really creative kitchen.

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Amersham,United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

My little favourite restaurant . My partner and I love the food and also the friendly relaxed atmosphere. The best restaurant in Farnborough by far

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Fleet, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We attended here for a leaving lunch of a colleague and as it was the summer we sat in the garden area. There were a lot of us but the food came out promptly and was very enjoyable. The staff were polite and efficient. They also have live music on a Friday evening so good to just have a drink... More 

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The Heart Of Darkness
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Food nothing to write home about , keep going into Frimley green for better beer and food at the old wheatsheaf

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Farnborough, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Good example of a Chef & Brewer gastro pub, nice location. Chain food, but normally nicely cooked and we'll presented with friendly staff and reasonable prices. Can get a little crowded, but that's the price you pay for it being popular.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

The restaurant was under renovation; so I just had crisps along with a cold drink. The owner was also present there and he was very warm and chatty; had good discussions with him on Asia ( he was from Malaysia). I have heard that food is good there too (hard luck for me)

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

I haven't eaten here before but went for a drink with a friend Saturday night. Arrived just after 8pm and we were both asked for ID by two bouncers ( we're in our 30s!) so I only assumed they ask for ID because they get trouble there. Wasn't wrong!! Started off ok, groups of friends and couples all ages but... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 91 Farnborough Road, Farnborough GU14 6TL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Farnborough
  • Phone Number: 01252 544654

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions

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