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The White Swan

) #60 of 62 Restaurants in Swanage ££ - £££ , British,
14 The Square | High Street, Swanage BH19 2LJ, England
+44 1929 423804
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Overview
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good24%
  • Average14%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible23%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
PRICE
££ - £££
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Service
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
14 The Square | High Street, Swanage BH19 2LJ, England
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11 - 20 of 199 reviews

Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

We've been coming here for years but this time round the food was just a complete let down and quite frankly awful. Cold mushrooms were served, thankfully taken back but the pies weren't exactly warm. Fresh out the microwave was very much evident! Watery pie...More

Thank thetelevisionset
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Nice pub, bit noisy but suitable for people with dogs to eat. Although small area for dining. Food good, prices average for area.

Thank madosani
Reviewed 11 April 2017

AN excellent stop for a local pint of cider on a hot day, lovely beer garden at the back. Very helpful and friendly staff.

Thank cla1re9
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We spent a very good evening here,the staff were very attentive and the live music at weekends was a bonus. Will go back next time we visit.

Thank Joan C
Reviewed 6 April 2017

The establishment sits squarely in the middle of the old town and almost beckons you in. What's inside is tired and a little odd. It wants to be a pub serving food but in fact is a refuge for locals who have no interest in...More

2  Thank RetiredPornStar
Reviewed 3 April 2017

The music was good, but the food was very poor. They did knock something off the bill because we complained as the fish was like rubber, which was good of them.

Thank leckieliz
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We have eaten here several times, the food is reAly good, mostly home made, fresh tomato soup was first class

Thank Gillian H
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Popped in for a beer early evening. Barmaid was friendly and beer was good and very cheap at £2.00 pint But Oh Dear!! what a state the pub was in, torn and unbelievably dirty seats and the carpet was so absolutely filthy it was just...More

1  Thank jules5273
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Have popped in here for drinks before, but went in after Christmas. Four of us and we ll ordered food. Three of us nachos with melted cheese, a single portion and a sharing portion for two. Also a jacket spud with beans and cheese. Eventually...More

2  Thank bandit7
Reviewed 29 December 2016

I took friends to eat at this pub today. It was the worst eating out experience I have had for years. Over cooked chips which were also luke warm, burnt beef burger, limp salad leaves straight from the packet, no salad dressing available, fried fish...More

1  Thank 579raj
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 The Square | High Street, Swanage BH19 2LJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Isle of Purbeck  >  Swanage
  • Phone Number: +44 1929 423804
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