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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our first return visit for over three decades & little had changed in character & charm. The beer is as good as ever I recall & lunch was wonderful, freshly prepared & delicious - with very generous portions! It was a fitting reminder as to how real English pubs were & fortunately can retain the same level of quality, albeit...

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Thank Moreaux
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

called in for drinks on a recent stay in York. Stunning real pub with roaring fire, good Guinness and very friendly bar manager, so helpful and polite. proper gem of a pub. was dead cozy. next time here i will try the food as the smeall was amazing as well.

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Thank 138greg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely friendly pub and the oldest in york. Has a nice big log fire and a great selection of drinks. Felt homely and had a good Christmas vibe will definitely return here. Friendly staff too and great service.

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Thank WRleeds01
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely traditional inn serving British fayre. Lots of pies and stews. Open fire place and lovely to spend a bit of time. We had steak pies and rabbit stew - all really tasty and some nice gravy as well. Staff are super friendly and helpful - but the tables were a little close together. It wasn't s problem for us,...

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Thank Gavin L
Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My only regret is that we didn't eat their delicious food. I really wish we would have had a meal here. However, we arrived before anyone else this day and met the most wonderful Carol who was incredibly sweet and told us about this fascinating building and all its rich, rich history. Then we met some awesome people who came...

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Worthing
Reviewed 11 December 2016

We ate here two nights out of a three night stay in York (it would have been three meals but we were too late on the last night!). A lovely pub, friendly staff, surroundings beautifully decorated for Christmas. On the nights we ate the food was delicious and home cooked. On the night we missed food serving time the barman...

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Thank Tracy1000
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 November 2016

We have just returned from 2 nights at the Black Swan to celebrate my husband's 50th birthday. What a find, a two minute walk into the centre but to be honest we never wanted to leave the pub. From the wooden beams, cosy dining room, wonderfully comfy four poster bed to the amazing bar with the warm inviting log fire...

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Thank horton70
Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Popped in for a drink on Saturday night with a group of friends in York. Real fire and traditional pub feel with plenty of atmosphere. Great selection of real ale beers and really friendly staff. Worth a visit.

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Thank neil k
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Huge portions of really fantastic food. And the landlord found me a delicious beer (there was a choice of 6) to drink, went well with the rabbit and herby dumplings. This 15th C pub looked well, dressed with skeletal figures for Halloween. Our daughter (autistic) loved all the ghostly goings on. And hugged all the figures. But the lovely landlord...

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Thank Anna R
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Fantastic, cosy, friendly atmosphere. The landlord, Andy, is a great character who made us feel very special and welcome. Comfy four-post bed, and the most delicious gastronomic breakfast in the morning 🍳👌🏻. Now for the spooky bit.. At 06:16 we were both awakened by five loud sharp knocks on our bedroom door. Obviously I didn't go and investigate-I'm not that...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Black Swan Inn

Address: 23 Peasholme Green, York YO1 7PR, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > York
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Black Swan Hotel York
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“Either the Turpin or Stag”
 of 5 bubbles horton70, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We did not stay.”
 of 5 bubbles Lindagreenacre, 3 Jun 2016 | Read review
“ask to go up the wonky stairs and see the room with the faces on the panels”
 of 5 bubbles ScotlandLjh, 10 Apr 2015 | Read review
“There are only 3 rooms which are all well appointed and comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles n0ttinghamdave, 24 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Never stayed here but think there are only 3-4 rooms to let. In a quiet area so would imagine all would be quiet”
 of 5 bubbles thealmighty1, 14 Dec 2014 | Read review
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