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White Swan

30 The Broadway, Woodford, Redbridge IG8 0HQ, England
+44 20 8504 9335
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible15%
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“duck” (7 reviews)
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12:00 PM - 4:30 PMAll hours
$$ - $$$
30 The Broadway, Woodford, Redbridge IG8 0HQ, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just as each time I arrive to Woodford I made sure to to have us booked in at White Swan for a family meal. I have been visiting this restaurant for years now with my family but never actually written a review. I have only...More

Thank BarrieDC
Reviewed December 6, 2017 via mobile

My first visit and I was surprised to find that on the evening in question we were offered an “All you can eat” menu. It was great! A really large selection of dishes to choose from and everything we chose was tasty and delivered piping...More

Thank Paula S
Reviewed December 2, 2017 via mobile

I visited for the first time and I really enjoyed myself. The food was absolutely delicious, the portions were good and the prices were reasonable despite us ordering a mountain of food. Excellent and delicious range of vegetarian options and the staff were really lovely...More

Thank hebephrenia
Reviewed November 14, 2017

I used this place a few times for a take out The food was always good (and hot) and the service reasonably quick and the staff were pleasant Not bad prices, although there is a minimum order value if you want to pay by card...More

Thank ManMan6481
Reviewed November 12, 2017 via mobile

The 'White Swan' serves gorgeous Chinese food. At first, the duck (which we ordered) came very quickly. As the restaurant filled up with a few more people, the service became slightly slower (as you would expect). Then, the food warmer arrived. We expected the rice...More

Thank ᒪᑌᑕIE G
Reviewed November 11, 2017

We always come here and find the staff to be friendly. The food is always nice and we always order the duck which is always tender. They never disappoint!

1  Thank Bupsy1
Reviewed October 12, 2017 via mobile

Husband and myself ate here on a Saturday evening (2030hrs) after the pictures. We booked as it's usually chokka, but it was surprisingly quiet.... We had mixed starters for 2 and another dish, then 2 mains and some noodles. Very tasty and we were full...More

1  Thank Jane B
Reviewed September 29, 2017 via mobile

Have just returned for the first time ever from the White Swan feeling disappointed. Have eaten here before mid week and had a delightful experience. However, The White Swan needs to decide if it is a restaurant or a take away. They sold probably 10...More

Thank Marion A
Reviewed September 19, 2017 via mobile

You might think their food is alright but I would not return unless you want a week off work, sitting on the bog and to loose a few pounds. They advertise as 5 star hygiene in the restaurant however after my experience I checked with...More

Thank EmmaPBu
Reviewed August 18, 2017 via mobile

I have eaten at this restuarant many times over the years. I have always found the staff helpful and the food good. Recently there has been a complete change of staff. No longer the friendly helpful faces i used to see, also the food just...More

Thank David V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 The Broadway, Woodford, Redbridge IG8 0HQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater London  >  Redbridge  >  Woodford
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8504 9335
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