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The Swan Inn

91 Farnborough Road, Farnborough GU14 6TL, England
01252 544654
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Ranked #22 of 76 Restaurants in Farnborough
Good for: Special occasions
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Special occasions
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
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English first
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20 reviews 20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Casual, friendly and inviting British pub. Food was authentic and delicious. I had the Fish & Chips, and they were classic! We went on open mic night and enjoyed some great music from the locals. Servers are friendly. Great place to enjoy the night in Farnborough!

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Hampshire
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 via mobile

Just had a family Sunday lunch. First of all, was surprised how quiet it was for lunchtime on a Sunday. Waitress for helpful, attentive and polite and quickly took our order. However it took about 30 minutes for the order to arrive. Would have expected a slightly quicker turnaround. That said meal was generally good. Roast beef was cooked well... More

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Farnborough, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

staff is friendly and fast good choice of real ale, food is very good, the menu also changes so you can find something new quite often. And the burger is a must.

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Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

A friend and i decided to pop in here for dinner as we haven't being for a few years. We had a good meal, food was well cooked and served. Services to be honest was very relaxed, we felt a little forgotten towards the end but honestly thats the only thing i could say. Would return again some time for... More

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Farnborough, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Ate there several times. First time, food was so salty and greasy we complained and got a voucher to return. Second time it was better, but still only average, and it's fairly pricey, so I don't think we'd go back.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Turned up at half past 8 in the evening on a weekday night expecting to order a meal to be told 'we're not doing food tonight as we've been busy today'. Firstly, what pub stops serving food because they are too busy? Secondly, an advert on your website to say sometimes you may decide to do this would be helpful... More

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London, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Farnborough is a relative desert as far as dining goes, and the Swan is one of the better places to eat. I went Friday evening for a meal and a few beers, and the belly pork had gone by 7pm - not sure why as this should have been a staple on the menu. However, there was a really good... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

The food here was of a good quality although did have to wait a while to be served. Nice surroundings and not very noisey which was good. Overall a good night out and we would eat there again.

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Ilkley, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Visited on the evening of the 24th July 2014. The menu had changed to what can be described as basic and I mean basic, limited chose I asked if they did specials answer no asked if the meals came with vegetables again no so all my guest got was a poor attempt at steak pie (suet based pastry) which was... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

I visited the Swan Inn on the evening of 25th July 2014. Ordered sirloin steak with hand cut wedges, grilled mushroom, tomato and bernaise sauce. The steak was tough and very grisly, the hand cut wedges looked a horrible shade of grey and the bernaise sauce was a thick slop in a jug on the side which didn't pour, it... More

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