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The White Swan

$$ - $$$, ,
109 Main St, Greytown 5953, New Zealand
+64 27 549 9744
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good37%
  • Average20%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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Bar, Pub, New Zealand, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
109 Main St, Greytown 5953, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have eaten at the White Swan before, and will probably return at some point in the future, but this visit was disappointing. On a pleasant October evening, we were thrilled that it was warm enough to eat outdoors. Our meals were slow to come...More

Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I went out for dinner at The White Swan. Had a beer each before we were taken to our table. Lovely outlook outside ont he decked area. Felt comfortable and content. Inside gorgeous interior and great wines on the wall above us....More

Thank Ann-Marie S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were on a weekend to celebrate my husband's birthday, and were staying at the hotel (in one of the park view suites). I made a point of telling the staff when I booked for dinner, via email after confirming our hotel booking, that it...More

Thank Penny B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My partner & I stopped off at the White Swan over the long weekend for a couple of drinks and something small to eat. We ordered our drinks and loaded fries at the bar. With it being busy we just thought there was a bit...More

Thank NicolaF1991
Reviewed October 17, 2017 via mobile

Loved your cheese scones. Out of this world in fact. Great coffee, loved the decor, attentive staff.

Thank RobynM1069612
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Phoned late in the afternoon..table booked at just as I had asked for cold winters night but right by the fire

Thank paulw1943
Reviewed September 5, 2017

It was all OK but nothing was excellent. The food had quite good flavours but it's expensive for what it is. Staff were OK but tried to talk us out of what we wanted to order which was odd.

Thank sandlewearer
Reviewed August 12, 2017

We had 2 nights here whilst exploring and tasting #wineandfood of this wine region Superb accommodation in this gastro-pub,in one of the prettiest towns in NZ. Great menu for lunch & dinner terrific staff who are very helpful and knowledgeable on the region Best bed...More

Thank Bruce W
Reviewed July 31, 2017

I've been supporting this place since they opened and the trend is slightly down in my experience. There needs to be a refresh of this place, to the menu, to the waiting staff and to the ambience. Don't get me wrong, It still is a...More

Thank Youie1966
Reviewed July 21, 2017

The food was not good at all. - Seafood chowder was tasteless, even though added some salt it was still bad! The ciabatta was too hard to eat!! - Pork belly burger was not good - bun bread was too hard; slaw was tasteless (actually...More

Thank Customer1429
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups, Bar scene, Business meetings, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 109 Main St, Greytown 5953, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wairarapa  >  Greytown
  • Phone Number: +64 27 549 9744
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