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The White Swan

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner
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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
European, British, Pub
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Great value and always hugely enjoyable. Particularly recommend the pancakes! But cooked breakfast also excellent.

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Date of visit: February 2019
2  Thank peterkent2016
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We just had a lunch there. We went to this pub because of the trip advisor recommendations. 1. The menu for children is rather unpalatable for the youngsters. 2. We asked for something simple for a baby, like a scramble egg. It was soo salty....More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank KKtravel2013
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fabulous food as ever. Great menu for valentines. Excellent value for excellent food. The after pudding was amazing! We will be back!More

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Sightseer13689697008
Mollie G, Manager at The White Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Sightseer13689697008, Many thanks for leaving us a TA review. I'm really pleased you enjoyed your valentines evening with us! The after eight opera cake is my favorite dessert on the menu so I'm thrilled you enjoyed it. I look forward to welcoming you back...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great meal (Wednesday evening wine and dine). Super service. Why not 5 stars? It’s a little short on ambience, though some effort had been made (eg roses on the table) to create an atmosphere. Softer lighting perhaps?

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Date of visit: February 2019
Thank john1302016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our favourite place to come for a special occasion meal. This was the first time we’ve tried the Wednesday night Wine & Dine menu - fantastic value for such top quality food. The venison was sublime! Shout out for Mollie who always heads up the...More

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Date of visit: February 2019
2  Thank TracyD171
Mollie G, Manager at The White Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear TracyD171, Thank you very much for leaving such great feedback. I'm so pleased you enjoyed your wine and dine dinner with us and I will pass your comments back to the team who I know will be delighted. Warmest regards, Mollie Gayton Restaurant Manager.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is a little out of the way but well worth the effort. We visited for a lingering lunch. Staff attentive but not overbearing. The amuse bouche was unexpected but a lovely way to start, taramasalata with olive bread. Every dish was well presented...More

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank mickeybUK
Mollie G, Manager at The White Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear mickeybUK Thank you for leaving us a 5 star review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your lunch with us, I have passed on your comments to the team who were all delighted. We will be changing our menu in a couple of weeks,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is without doubt the best place to eat in Leicestershire. The menu is innovative, delicious and generous. The staff are all outstanding, brilliant service. Breakfast is unbelievably good value and Dinner is wonderful too. Can’t fault it. Highly recommend.

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank alisonf757
Mollie G, Manager at The White Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear alisonf757, Thank you for leaving such a kind review. It's always a pleasure to receive such great feedback. I will pass on your comments to the rest of the team and look forward to seeing you again soon. Warm regards, Mollie Restaurant Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very enjoyable evening staff very pleasant and the service the same food was excellent especially the venison Wellington it was superb would recommend anyone.More

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank Happiness10711789521
Mollie G, Manager at The White Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Freedom31820400407 Thank you for your kind comments regarding your most recent visit with us. I'm so pleased you enjoyed your meal with us.The venison is one of our favorites on the menu and has proved very popular with our guests. We look forward to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very welcoming; polite and friendly; excellent food served in a timely manner. Thoroughly enjoyed the whole evening's experience.

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank Freedom31820400407
Mollie G, Manager at The White Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Freedom31820400407 Thank you so much for joining us to celebrate your birthday with us. We are so pleased we were able to make it a special one for you and hope to see you again soon! Warm regards, Mollie Gayton Restaurant Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was a year since we last visited and we were looking forward to a beautifully presented, delicious Sunday lunch as we had experienced in the past. When we arrived the restaurant was not as busy as it usually is but still quite bustling. We...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Janis J
Mollie G, Manager at The White Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Janis J, Thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback. Firstly I would like to apologise if you felt your experience fell short of our usual standards during your most recent visit. Please be reassured that I do take these matters...More

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Ian J
25 November 2016|
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Response from Mollie G | Property representative |
Dear Sir, Please visit our website where you can view all of our menus. Kind regards
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Snowyontour
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Dear Sir, We cater for large parties & have a room which you could use exclusively. Please call us on 01788 860357 should you wish to proceed. Thank you for considering the White Swan for your special gathering.
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