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“Excellent choice for Sunday Lunch”

The Swan at Southrop
Ranked #1 of 1 Restaurants in Southrop
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $20 - $53
Cuisines: British
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Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations
Description: Charming 17th Century Inn situated on the village green in the quintessential Cotswold village of Southrop. With it's cosy restaurant, roaring fires in the winter, pretty bar and private dining room it is a delightfully English experience with a menu highlighting the best of the Cotswolds and sourcing many of the seasonal ingredients directly from its own wonderful kitchen garden ensuring a fresh and produce led menu.
Reviewed September 12, 2013 via mobile

We ate here last Sunday for lunch and were all really impressed with the quality and presentation of the food. Also a very nice wine list to choose from. Staff were very helpful and the new Manager was a delight!
Will definately be returning soon!

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Thank Lisa G
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Reviewed September 11, 2013

Now with the added new bar menu ......The Swan in Southrop is a warm welcoming place to visit..
Good food and good wine and friendly staff make this the venue for any occasion.
The new Manager Justin is a fantastic host.

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Thank Becky R
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Reviewed September 9, 2013

We go out with friends for lunch on a regular basis, exploring the Cotswolds and seeking out good restaurants on the way.

Unable to locate anything in Fairford that would meet our expectation, the postman recommended The Swan in Southrop just down the road.

We found the menus to be pretentious and over-priced but had already ordered our drinks by that time. However, sitting at a table in the sun on the Village Green provided a peaceful interlude, apart from the wasps, but the tables and benches were not really suitable for dining, let alone drinks, as the Village Green had a definite camber. It is rather odd that the pub uses the Village Green as its garden but then the only other outdoor seating is on the other side of the pub and not really desirable as the tables are close together and slap up against the road.

We weren't the only visitors who had intended to stop for lunch, before perusing the menu after having ordered drinks. We all left at the same time with the lame excuse that we had decided not to eat. We were ravenous but the lunch menu was a pretentious turn-off!

We can't rate the food but the owners seemed pleasant and welcoming and the interior of the pub was attractive.

Maybe, try a bit of pretention in the form of an evening meal one day? Who knows?

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Thank Judith H
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Reviewed September 1, 2013

I'm always at the swan and whether I'm in the restaurant or at the bar, I always find myself having a tremendous night. Fantastic all round.

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Thank ThomasMH8
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Reviewed August 30, 2013

We went to the Cotswolds to get away from London for a weekend and were pleasantly surprised with this restaurant. The restaurant is quaint, people were very friendly and the service was excellent. My husband and I both had excellent meals and they had a good wine list. The prices were very reasonable.

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