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Bondgate Restaurant at The White Swan

Bondgate Within, Alnwick NE66 1TD, England
+44 (0)1665 602607
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Calne, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We booked in for Sunday lunch while staying in Seahouses for a week. We couldn't find fault with anything, except maybe that we were too full to have pudding! The service was excellent and the waitresses were very attentive. The food was delicious and beautifully presented. We were even offered a complimentary glass of champagne before our meal. Had sorbet... More

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Two things: Firstly I do not recognise the name “The Bondgate Restaurant” and have only ever known it as ”The White Swan Hotel” restaurant. Secondly I fail to understand the most recent review of this “classy” establishment and the descriptions of the service and standard of staff. That said we had two very nice meals here during our brief sojourn... More

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Brompton, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

What a treat, I would definately eat here again. The sunday lunch experiance was fantastic. The service was superb, the food was amazing and the whole experience of eating in the First Class Lounge of the Titanics sister ship RMS Olympic was amazing.

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We had a deluxe afternoon tea bought as a christmas present, living in the north east the White Swan at Alnwick was our only option.I would not recommend The White Swan considering this was supposed to be a deluxe afternoon tea it was poor to say the least.We were given a pot of tea which the teapot spout was chipped,... More

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North Shields, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Alnwick has a huge choice of places to eat, we chose The White Swan as they advertised a steak night deal on Monday's. We booked a table, a good choice as it was busy, even though it was early. The deal is two steak meals plus a bottle of wine for £29.95. You could be forgiven for thinking portion size/... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Poor meal, hardly any vegetables, my salad starter was OK but the services was not very attentive. Decor comes from the Olympic, the Titanic sister ship.

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Morpeth
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014 via mobile

My partner and I were in Alnwick for the day, although we are local we had never tried eating in the bistro. When we went in there was a nice atmosphere and we were greeted by a lovely girl named Louise who seated us. She offered us the menu and a wine list and explained the specials. After looking through... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We have visited the White Swan three times. This visit was for lunch during a long day trip to Northumberland. We enjoyed a quiet lunch in the brasserie/bar. We had not booked, and midweek it was not busy. The food was good and well served by friendly staff. All was as we hoped/expected and we shall definitely be lunching here... More

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Portsmouth, England, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

A lovely Sunday lunch was enjoyed at The White Swan. Very good food and great service, highly recommended.

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Chorley, Lancashire
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151 reviews 151 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

I visited with my husband and parents for afternoon tea. I was hoping that we'd be seated in the Olympic room but we were in a bar area. It was pleasant and quiet and we were able to look in the dining room before leaving. The service was excellent, our waitress was attentive and polite and I couldn't fault her... More

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