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“Superb location”
Review of The Swan Inn

The Swan Inn
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: European
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Delivery, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Delivery, Reservations
Reviewed October 19, 2012

I used the Swan as a local 40 years ago and if anything, it has improved with age. It has all the style and grace of an old Inn, but it is by no means small. Has a large river frontage on the River Levens, it unfortunately was raining and dark, and we only ate at the pub restaurant but would love to stay there. Was very busy as it was a saturday night, but food came quickly and was very good.

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Reviewed September 20, 2012

We visited for lunch one day, and early evening another day. Both were bar meals, and the menu was the same both days. It is a nice place, and seemed clean and welcoming. It was expensive, and the food was well presented but basic.

Vegetarian choice was extremely limited and unimaginitve. Although my other half seemed to enjoy his meat burger. Perhaps the restaurant menu is better than the bar menu.

Dogs are welcome in the bar area, so it's good to be able to get out of the rain for a while.

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Reviewed September 19, 2012

Stopped here for nice lunch at an idyllic spot. Beautiful setting..... the rest goes downhill. wine glass was dirty with lipstick so asked for a clean one, instead of serving fresh glass of wine in clean glass the bar person just tipped wine from dirty glass into another one! not what you expect from 4*. Ordered cheese sandwich with tomato chilli relish, 1/2 an hour later still waiting, 3pm so not a busy time and no others waiting only about 6 people in the place..discovered they had forgotten the order..apologies made and in about 3 minutes sandwich arrived. Wish we hadn't bothered, not worthy of £7.95 price tag! Bland and tasteless relish basic sandwich. Raised our disappointment and refund given.Will not be returning for food.

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Reviewed August 30, 2012

Our experiences of the Swan Inn were brilliant. The food was incredible, and had a selection that I had great trouble deciding on. We unfortunately weren't able to taste the puddings as we had gone too crazy on the rest of the menu but I'm sure having seen them whiz past our table that they would have been just as good! Service was great and would love to go back there again soon.

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Reviewed August 23, 2012

Date of Visit: 14th Aug 12.
Visited the Swan Inn with my family for an early evening meal. The restaurant was rather quiet at this time, however did fill within the hour. The surroundings were very simple, however nipping clean. The service staff were very attententive & we did'nt feel rushed throughout the meal. The foods choices on the menu were ample and the flavours at each course were delicious!
Would I return = Definitely Yes.
Would I recommend this to others = Yes.

Thank pj1408
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