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The Swan

#1,563 of 18,608 Restaurants in London
££ - £££, British,
66 Bayswater Road, London W2 3PH, England
+44 20 7262 5204
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good50%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (126 reviews)
“jacket potato” (10 reviews)
“pie” (31 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
66 Bayswater Road, London W2 3PH, England
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1 - 10 of 910 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We love The Swan and whenever we are in London we stop ther for a pint and some food. Food is delicious and freshly made. Loved the sausages and mash!More

Thank Bignosebird
Lisa M, General Manager at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Bignosebird, (!) Thank you SO much for the great review, we are chuffed to bits that you always come back. My fave is the Chicken and Ham Pie (you can tell this by my waistline lol) We look forward to seeing you again the...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great location close to Hyde Park and my hotel. Nice upstairs terrace so you get away from the traffic slightly. Classic and ok pub grub, but £14 for fish & chips is a bit much imo. On the other hand they serve breakfast from 08.00...More

Thank kamratx
Lisa M, General Manager at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Kamratx, Thanks for the review, unfortunately we cannot control prices but we do match most high street pubs and I'm glad that the rest of your visit was a good one. Kind Regards Lisa

Reviewed 6 days ago

We called in here following a Hyde Park concert. Called for one drink and ended up there for 2 hours. Great ‘Apres Buble’ party.More

Thank Debra C
Lisa M, General Manager at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Debra, Thank you SO much for the fantastic review, It's great to hear that it was so good you stayed for hours!! lol I had many people tell me that they will be back which is fantastic and proves that in the midst of...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I had lunch hear while strolling around London, lovely location, great staff, and good food, also good craft beer selection

Thank randyharvey
Lisa M, General Manager at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Randy, Thank you for the lovely review, we hope you come and see us again soon! Kind Regards Lisa

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place reasonable prices food was absolutely lovely great location would recommend to everyone and the landlady was brilliant staff were always helpful x

Thank emma w
Lisa M, General Manager at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Emma, Thank you for the fantastic review, we are so glad you enjoyed your full English, your fish and chips and your eggs benedict lol I hope to see you again VERY soon!!!! :) Kind Regards Lisa

Reviewed 1 week ago

Watched the Swedish match here, in the upstairs room with plenty of beer and great atmosphere. Fantastic welcoming staff and experience as we were in London to watch The Cure and were worried about not getting to see the match. Brilliant win and a pub...More

Thank NeilDM
Lisa M, General Manager at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Ahhhhhh thanks Neil, It was most definitely a memorable day hey? I am so glad you took the time out to write this, we were so busy all day and even one great review makes it all worth it in the end. Until next time.......More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great English pub, friendly staff great location and very relaxed. Food and beer reasonable priced. Highly recommended

Thank gordonk491
Lisa M, General Manager at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good Morning Gordon! What an amazing review! Thank you so much, we are so glad that you had a great visit. We truly hope to see you again very soon. Kind Regards Lisa

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great pub opposite Kensington gardens and near Hyde park. Buzzing with live music and a mix of customers. Great trrrace upstairs. Great !

Thank deb w
Lisa M, General Manager at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Deb, Thank you so much for the brilliant review, I am so glad that you enjoyed your visit. We truly hope to see you again very soon! Kind Regards Lisa

Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here for a coffee before queueing for admission to the Eric Clapton British Summer Time festival in Hyde Park. Plenty of customers, but the staff seemed to be coping ok. Lots of seating available in various areas of the pub. Prices seemed reasonable too,...More

Thank Nicholas H
Lisa M, General Manager at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Nicholas, Thank you for the review, did you return your coffee and ask for a replacement explaining why? Our team would have been more than happy to change it for you :) We hope you give us another try when you are next in...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Title says it all. I love Fullers Pubs and was so looking forward to visiting prior to Roger Waters concert in Hyde Park (brilliant by the way). Our table was booked in advance and everything planned to perfection. It’s a real shame that The Swan...More

1  Thank John S
Lisa M, General Manager at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi John, Thanks for the review, yes we didn't get it right this time and I can only apologise. Having said that I have had some great reviews saying that customers have had a great weekend here ( some coming back all 3 days) The...More

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Response from maggiehulson | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Outside you might find people smoking, but 2007 legislation was introduced on the making it illegal to smoke in all public enclosed or substantially enclosed area and workplaces.
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sue b
27 June 2017|
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Response from amscot697 | Reviewed this property |
You don't have to book but knowing the UK it is better to do so
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 22:30
Monday
08:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 23:00
Thursday
08:00 - 23:30
Friday
08:00 - 00:00
Saturday
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 66 Bayswater Road, London W2 3PH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7262 5204
  • E-mail
Description
One of the most family friendly pubs in London's Kensington area, The Swan, nearby Hyde Park, offers a great menu and a long list of cask ales and world wines. Every Saturday night, enjoy the great sounds of live music.
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