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The White Swan Hotel and Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
British, Bar, Pub
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Middleham, Leyburn DL8 4PE, England
+44 1969 622 093
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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98 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Italian themed with pizza, pasta and a few other dishes. I had the gammon and eggs with a delicious pineapple relish.

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Thank Kevin C
Knaresborough, United Kingdom
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1,050 reviews
435 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 570 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The White Swan is quite a large pub and although it has the expected beamed ceilings, dark wood etc it has a surprisingly light and airy atmosphere courtesy of the large picture windows. Really cheery landlord, good service and fine beer - another one of Middleham's fine pubs.

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Thank johnhouston2
North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a delicious meal here - Lamb shank falling off the bone and very tasty with a lovely selection of well-prepared, seasonal vegetables. White chocolate panna cotta with raspberry jus was simply gorgeous. Attentive staff and lovely, relaxed atmosphere make this a place to recommend!

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Thank KPPT
North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for 2 nights as a mature couple. We had a double room overlooking the village square. Main issue with the bedroom was that the storage for clothes was limited. One small cupboard and drawers that were not big enough to allow clothes to be folded in half to be stored, they had to be quartered! The room also... More 

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Thank Colin023
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here when we went to the polar express. It was about 30 minutes from the hotel to the polar express train. Lovely rooms, very clean and modern. The pub is also lovely and breakfast was good. Parking was easy enough outside on the Main Street also there was plenty of other things going on at Christmas time in the... More 

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Thank Katie R
Warrington Cheshire
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18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

We were stopping in Middleham and decided to eat at the White Swan. The lounge area is a little tired looking but is cosy. The staff are helpful and friendly. We had an evening meal here. The food was good and tasty. Service isn't rushed. There were other places to eat in the village. We'd tried them on our last... More 

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Thank Vern52
Norwich, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016

This is a lovely little bistro .The service was excellent,very friendly staff,I ordered crab pasta which was very tasty ,my husband had stuffed chicken which he would also recommend.

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Thank Linda S
north east
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

Just returned from a stay at the White Swan. We arrived at 3pm and checked into our room (12) as part of the deal a Cream Tea was included, nice warm scone, jam & cream with coffee. We did not have dinner at the hotel, so could not comment on the food. However we had a great Breakfast this morning... More 

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north- east England
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25 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

A very friendly welcome and good service on a June Friday evening. The duck trio and fish were very good indeed and it was the best place we tried in Middleham. We had a lovely evening ,thank you White Swan

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Thank Linmau
Suffolk
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141 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

We went to the White Swan Hotel Restaurant and were very, very disappointed. I am gluten free and vegetarian, and I know this presents difficulties. The service was abysmal despite there being many staff available. We waited for 15 minutes for a dessert menu, which never did arrive. Finally, we gave up, paid up and vowed never to return. The... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
British, Bar, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Middleham, Leyburn DL8 4PE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Leyburn  >  Middleham
  • Phone Number: +44 1969 622 093

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?