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The Swettenham Arms

Swettenham Lane, Swettenham CW12 2LF, England
+44 1477 571284
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good21%
  • Average13%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible11%
Travelers talk about
“scampi” (18 reviews)
“sunday roast” (25 reviews)
“sandwiches” (19 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Swettenham Lane, Swettenham CW12 2LF, England
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1 - 10 of 819 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

very friendly staff, lovely warm restaurant. Sunday lunch great - enormous yorkshire pudding. but no idea why salad on the side - doesn't go w gravy.

Thank Carolyn C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thoroughly enjoyed our evening meal in this hidden gem. We had the Swettenham Arms recommended to us as we were staying nearby. We hadn't booked as being a Thursday night we thought it would be fairly quiet, but it was almost full. The friendly manager...More

Thank DelLancashire
Reviewed 1 week ago

January & February saw a special offer of 2 courses, or more, for half menu price at The Swettenham Arms, a bargain too good to miss. As we dined at the end of February, and a few weeks have now elapsed, I'll keep things brief....More

4  Thank Guitar_Ray
Lyndon C, Manager at The Swettenham Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Ray, thank you for taking the time to share your 'February Bargain' experience. I agree with you, the Thai curry is delicious and one of my favourites on the current menu. You'll be pleased to hear that we have extended the 50% off offer to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stumbled upon this beautiful pub whilst out and about on a bike ride. We’re glad we did because it was a very welcoming place. We found a cosy corner table and enjoyed an evening meal here. Good ales on too. Service friendly and very...More

1  Thank Coulby_69
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our senior strolling group turned up to the Lovell Quinta Arboretum which was somewhat of a let down as far as a stroll around it was l as than a mile. We had a beautiful sandwich meal at the Swettenham Arms where we were able...More

2  Thank June W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had booked a table for 8 well in advance as we were remembering my mum on the third anniversary of her death. The restaurant was really busy and we were placed on a table in front of the toilets with a stream of people...More

4  Thank Angela M
Reviewed February 16, 2018 via mobile

We’ve visited this pub a couple of times now to break up long journeys to/from the north west of the UK, and it’s well worth the slightly off the beaten track trip to find it. Lovely, atmospheric country pub with a great range of beers,...More

Thank arkangel67
Reviewed February 13, 2018 via mobile

If you love your grub, great beer, real ales, local hospitality, cosy atmosphere with log fires you’re going to love it here. We go back time after time and have never been disappointed. Ladies and gents if you’re a gin lover you must try the...More

1  Thank alibobshadders
Reviewed February 11, 2018

What more could you ask for! Had called ahead to check they were ok with dogs in the bar while you eat. Couldn’t have been a more dog friendly place, two dogs wandering round in the pub and people made a fuss of ours and...More

1  Thank Amber O
Reviewed February 6, 2018

Visited the Swettenham arms last night with my dad, I booked a table with Lisa who was very helpful. As we entered the pub it was a lovely warm and cosy feel to it. Lisa and her staff where very helpful Thank You. The food...More

4  Thank themaymarketing
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Questions & Answers
April 20, 2017|
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Response from JOHN N | Reviewed this property |
Woman manager/head waiter unfriendly. No longer frequenting this restaurant.
Steven F
January 16, 2017|
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Response from Francesca143 | Property representative |
Yes, very happy, why not
July 19, 2016|
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Response from DLDUk |
I ask because the menu says that they do and I can't quite believe it myself.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $28
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Scenic view, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Swettenham Lane, Swettenham CW12 2LF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Swettenham
  • Phone Number: +44 1477 571284
  • E-mail
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