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The Black Swan


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner

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$33 - $41
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Table Service, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
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All reviews sweet and sour chicken sirloin steak cumberland sausage pork sandwiches fish and chips cosy bar peaceful location coal fire stayed two nights lovely evening meal friendly locals lovely room christmas dinner pleasant service lovely country pub local pub
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Reviewed May 18, 2019

We looked at some reviews and thought we would try a lunch. What a friendly warm welcome. The food was excellent. Not much more can be said. We would recommend and would definitely go back when we return to the area.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank stephen p
Reviewed May 11, 2019 via mobile

Big family get together 18 of us out for a meal. We did book in advance. The 3 young ones had hand made chicken strops and chips no complaints from them. Between the rest of us we had most things on the menu, everyone was...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank muppet1972
Reviewed May 8, 2019 via mobile

Stay over on way back down south, found on Booking.com off the beaten track. Friendly service with great fresh food served piping hot. Great service and great food.

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank Lewyra
Reviewed May 5, 2019 via mobile

This place is underrated. The food was exceptional, probably the best starter I've ever had (mushroom casserole). The cosy atmosphere and very helpful staff made this an outstanding dining experience. 10/10

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank DanYoung250
Reviewed March 10, 2019 via mobile

What a great night out with wonderful food and excellent service. Thank you for a brillant night xxx

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Janet H
Reviewed January 27, 2019 via mobile

Just moved up to the area and decided to check out the local pub. We received a warm welcome at the bar and had a drink prior to being taken to our table. All the staff were polite and attentive throughout the evening. There is...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank SLLough
Reviewed January 2, 2019 via mobile

What a lovely country pub excellent in every way. Food is fabulous, the staff great and what's more the crack is outstanding.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Les S
Reviewed December 11, 2018

We went to the Black Swan last Saturday not knowing that it was only serving a Christmas menu and were initially a bit disappointed to hear that it was Christmas menu only. However, when the food arrived we were glad that we had gone there...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Tonypembs
Reviewed December 10, 2018 via mobile

Just got back from The Black Swan and had a 2 course meal from the Christmas Fare menu we were a party of 4 and I must say it was the best meal I have had in a very long time the place is very...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank rooney018
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Incredibly friendly place with friendly locals and happy tourists. Plenty to choose from in terms of food & drink so a must visit when you're in the area.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Bobby S
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Jill S
April 29, 2017|
Response from Stephen H | Property representative |
Its always advisable to book a table , even in the bar . We do allow well behaved dogs but only in the bar area., many thanks Stephen
Linda J
February 12, 2015|
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Response from exkgs | Reviewed this property |
Tel 01768 88223. See their web site.
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