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The White Swan

$$ - $$$, British,
Harborne Road | Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 3TT, England
+44 121 454 2359
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Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good33%
  • Average21%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible7%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Food
Value
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LOCATION
Harborne Road | Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 3TT, England
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1 - 10 of 534 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service lacking. Food poor quality for price. They failed to put avocado on the avocado and red pepper sandwich, messed up order of fries, buttermilk chicken overpriced and overcooked and not at all spicy. We had to chase drinks. Plus asked for soya milk for...More

Thank Brumwzz
Reviewed 1 week ago

4 of us enjoyed a good evening in this popular and busy pub. Enjoyed a few cocktails which were good. The chicken and leek pie was excellent and the mash potato with greens and gravy was very tasty. Others had the Wagyu Burger, Battered Halloumi...More

Thank Jim B
General Manager A, Manager at The White Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Jim, Thank you for taking the time to give us a good review, we're so glad that you enjoyed multiple aspects of your visit to our establishment and hope you come back again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The recent furbishment has kept the excellent feel of The White Swan intact. Great range of drinks, including Tribute and a refreshing Pinot Grigio, excellent service but as long standing customers we were disappointed that the artisan breads, a favourite sharer of us, seem to...More

Thank jmskr
General Manager A, Manager at The White Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to give us a good review, we appreciate it and apologise that you thought your rustic breads was on the small side. Let us know at the time and our servers would be willing to help you out....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for a drink last night . The place has been refurbished since our last visit. It looks very nice and I'm liking the tiling around the bar area. It had a nice atmosphere and was warm and cosy. My only complaints are as...More

Thank sam c
General Manager A, Manager at The White Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Sam, Thank you for taking the time to give us some honest feedback, we really appreciate our guests' opinion. Being part of a large brand means we don't choose our own prices for beverages and food but we can certainly filter your comments back...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Met with a friend for lunch and it was a beautiful pub that’s recently been done out. The waitresses Beth and her colleague couldn’t do enough. Really charming and attentive. Great table service - food came out in a reasonable time and great temperature. They...More

Thank Royals R
General Manager A, Manager at The White Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Royals, Thank you so much for taking the time to give us some great feedback, we will filter it back to the team, we love to know when our staff have done a great job. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The white swan saw my family at five at short notice and made us feel really welcome. The atmosphere in the restaurant is great, wonderfully decorated and very attentive and friendly staff. We nearly all had a roast dinner which were reasonably priced and a...More

Thank Molly R
General Manager A, Manager at The White Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Molly, Thank you for taking the time to give us a great review, we really appreciate it. We're really glad you enjoyed all aspects of your experience with us here at The White Swan and hope to see you back again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wow, attended the White Swan following a recent refurbishment....very impressed, had a meal in the restuarant which was a joy with wonderful tastes to the food, wonderful attentive, pleasant staff and overall an extremely enjoyable evening was had. Do visit, I am sure you will...More

Thank Lawrencekeith
General Manager A, Manager at The White Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Lawrence, Thank you so much for giving us such a great review, with such kind words. We are really impressed with our new refurbishment and are glad that you appreciate it too, we work really hard in our team to make sure we give...More

Reviewed November 1, 2017

Made our booking online for 3pm expecting it to be impossible at short notice and was pleasantly surprised on arrival all was well. We were met by friendly staff and seated at a quiet table. Service was attentive, sadly the Lamb was not available. We...More

Thank 123jaypea79
General Manager A, Manager at The White Swan, responded to this reviewResponded November 3, 2017

Thank you very much for your comments! We look forward to your next visit

Reviewed October 28, 2017

It was a Sunday evening, quite early and quiet. Place was nicely done out; respectable cultured ambience about the place. Nothing gaudy or distracting. The waiter neither pestered nor neglected us. We had a starter and a main course and it was all tasty and...More

Thank john L
General Manager A, Manager at The White Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi John, Thank you for taking the time to give us a good review, we really appreciate the kind words. We apologise that you were given the illusion that drinks bought at the bar would be cheaper than served to the table, this is not...More

Reviewed October 18, 2017 via mobile

Lovely food, lovely place. Classy and great menu with too many choices. Loved the mini deserts, brilliant idea.

Thank njs011
General Manager A, Manager at The White Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi Njs, Thank you for taking the time to give us a great review, we really appreciate it and are glad that you enjoyed our mini pudding and hot drink idea.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$20 - $54
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Harborne Road | Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 3TT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Birmingham>  > Edgbaston
  • Neighborhood: Edgbaston
  • Phone Number: +44 121 454 2359
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