Fantastic food!!! Good value too. Don't bother with The Pig it's twice as expensive and simply not as good. Generous portions in a quaint traditional English pub. A must
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High quality food served in a traditional pub setting. So good, we booked our second visit at the end of the first meal. Fish pie, bream, beetroot chilli and Italian-style meatballs all hit the spot. Dog friendly, and good selection of well-kept ales.
Friendly and competent bar and waiting staff made the whole evening great fun and a fab meal. We all had different dishes - which were delicious. Crab linguine, roast pork belly, plus bottles of great Cabernet Sauvignon. Would love to return to Swanage one day...More
We ate in the Black Swan last time we visited Swanage and really enjoyed it so booked in advance of our visit this year and were glad we did as scores of people were turned away both nights. The menu is wide with different specials...More
Very disappointing. Probably chose badly from menu. We both had pate with cashew nuts., which we didn't enjoy very much. I had a rib eye steak, which appeared to be cooked to perfection, but was so tough and gristly, we also had some ribs which...More
We've not been here for a few months because frankly, this pub is so good we can never get a table! Having booked very early we went on the bank holiday weekend. The pub was busy yet we were greeted and seated quickly and our...More
Visited last week while staying in Swanage for 3 nights. We found the pub on this website and I was worried after reading the reviews that we might not get a table but luckily someone was just leaving as we arrived. The food was excellent....More
Just the place to celebrate our Anniversary, service excellent, food superb, we had Seared Salmon absolutely delicious, followed by Toffee pudding and Chocolate Brownie, wow, amazing, thank you we will be back.