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The White Swan

#8,691 of 19,186 Restaurants in London

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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Selling the excellent range of Kent-brewed Shepherd Neame real ales, this modest pub is a sweet spot to muse over a beer and watch the footie. Two rooms that merge into one around a big bar. Friendly Polish staff and a pleasant older clientele. A...More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank Robsski
Reviewed 9 February 2018

This is a proper pub, decent beers comfortable with good service. Food looked good though I have not tried it

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank holidaylover00
Reviewed 14 January 2018

I go to the White Swan for a drink with my friends before going across the road to the Halal Restaurant , so I have not eaten in the pub. A lovely busy atmosphere with lots of chatting going on. The staff are friendly and...More

Date of visit: January 2018
1  Thank RoverNutter
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Just went for an early evening drink but found the staff so rude. We had the same drinks twice but the price changed depending who was serving. We had drinks on the bar but the bar staff decided to put all the empty glasses around...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Ade H
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Excellent bar on eastern edge of City. Handy for curry houses and pretty good for getting home from even if a short cab ride is required.

Date of visit: September 2016
1  Thank KevinWard
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Quite close to my hotel so I decided to call in for a drink on a Friday evening. Very nice inside with a good range of draught beers at a reasonable price. The beer was good and the bar staff friendly. What more could you...More

Date of visit: February 2017
1  Thank RJK010
Reviewed 15 February 2017

We visited the Globe and watch a productions. The White Swan offered us good beer and a great patio from which to people watch. We didn't eat any food here but the service was great, the patio was comfortable and the beer was good.

Date of visit: April 2016
1  Thank clarenancy
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Not especially great, not especially bad either. . This pub does not stand out either way! I was served correctly, but not nicely. .

Date of visit: November 2016
1  Thank petiteagnes
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Nice Shepherd Neame pub at the eastern fringe of the city. Nice choice of real ale, pleasant surroundings and ideally located opposite the excellent Halal restaurant. What more do you want.....

Date of visit: June 2016
1  Thank BristolPavs
Reviewed 30 March 2016

great little pub had a 5/6 nice beers on Thursday great staff and a very nice feel to the place prices are London average £4 ish would come back deffo

Date of visit: March 2016
2  Thank jason s
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