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The Swan

££ - £££, British,
Ledbury Road | Staunton, Gloucester GL19 3QA, England
+44 1452 840323
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average2%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ham” (3 reviews)
“steak” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Ledbury Road | Staunton, Gloucester GL19 3QA, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Passing through Staunton this afternoon on my travels, saw the Swan and thought I would stop for a drink and bite to eat. The kitchen wasn’t open so had a pint of Butty Bach while I waited. This pub is deceptively big inside but very...More

Thank Tony G
ShellyChamberlayne77, Owner at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Tony and thank you for your wonderful review. We are so pleased that your pint, the service and our home-cooked food was to your liking - all the team are delighted. We very much hope it won't be long till we see you again....More

Reviewed 25 March 2018

Many thanks to all the staff who catered for my retirement dinner last night. Lovely atmosphere, great food and friendly service. Everyone enjoyed the evening. Will be back!More

Thank beammeupsc0ttie
ShellyChamberlayne77, Owner at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

My apologies for the delay in replying to your review - thank you so much for leaving one. We are pleased to hear that you all had a great time for your retirement dinner. Your kind words have been passed on to the rest of...More

Reviewed 27 February 2018

Called at the Swan after a very cold walk, a friendly member of staff attended to us as soon as we walked in, it was very warm, cosy & welcoming- Sunday lunch was really nice, good value for money- enjoyed our visit.

Thank gailee272
ShellyChamberlayne77, Owner at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2018

We're very pleased you found us too Gailee! The team were delighted with your comments, thank you for taking the time to leave them. We hope you will visit us again soon. All the best

Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Stopped on the way to Gloucester for a light lunch. Steak sandwich was lovely and the chips were “proper” I.e. chunky. Service was friendly and efficient.More

Thank Wendy D
ShellyChamberlayne77, Owner at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 27 February 2018

Hello Wendy and thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. The team were all very pleased to read how much you enjoyed your lunch and the service you received. We very much hope you'll stop by with us again. All the...More

Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

A well presented meal in lovely surroundings. The food is good quality, the burger was delicious and home made garlic mayonnaise for the chips was delicious. The fish and chips was also well cooked and had flavour. Would highly recommend as good value too

1  Thank WiltshireLuxury
ShellyChamberlayne77, Owner at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 25 January 2018

Hello and thank you for posting a review on your recent visit to The Swan. Everyone was delighted with your comments and we hope we have the opportunity to welcome you back soon. With kind regards

Reviewed 12 January 2018

Visited for lunch at the recommendation of a friend, who lives locally. This is a real gem of a place. Ambience is warm and welcoming, decor is a modern but rustic style which feels clean and elegant whilst still feeling like a pub. I ordered...More

1  Thank swimnut597
ShellyChamberlayne77, Owner at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

WOW! What great feedback on your recent visit to us - thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review. The team were delighted to read your comments and we very much hope you will visit us again soon - we...More

Reviewed 11 January 2018

A welcoming and cosy pub. Friendly staff and efficient. Limited menu, but all freshly cooked. Many years since we last visited The Swan so we saw a big improvement and have visited twice recently.More

Thank Tricia P
ShellyChamberlayne77, Owner at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Hello Tricia and thank you for leaving us a review. We were most pleased to read how you have enjoyed your visits to us and hope that you will come back again soon - we are launching our new menu this week so there's sure...More

Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Visited today - on the groupon deal, was such yummy food! I had the burger which you could tell was homemade and so good! The chips fresh and tasty! Puddings fab too! Cannot recommend highly enough! Thanks guys

Thank JenSBristol
ShellyChamberlayne77, Owner at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2018

Hi Jen and thank you so much for leaving us such a great review which all the team were delighted to read. We hope you will visit us again - we launch our new seasonal menu soon! Kind regards and Happy New Year!

Reviewed 15 December 2017

Visited on a Saturday evening with a Groupon deal, a nice friendly greeting and drinks service at the bar and then shown to our table. Good attentive service throughout our meal, quality of the food was excellent, notably stood out was the warm goats cheese...More

1  Thank daveglos
ShellyChamberlayne77, Owner at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2017

Hello Dave. Wow! What a great review - thank you so much for taking the time to leave it. We were so pleased to read how much you enjoyed the pub, the service, the team and the wonderful home-cooked dishes. We very much hope you...More

Reviewed 17 October 2017

Visited this pub on a Groupon deal. Tasty food (and meat from local farmers) and good, efficient service. James looked after us very well, making sure that we had all we needed (sauces, drinks etc.) before the meal arrived. Thank you.More

Thank Christopher S
ShellyChamberlayne77, Owner at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

Hello James and thank you for taking the time to leave a review on your recent visit to The Swan. All the team were very pleased with the comments you made - especially James. We do hope you will visit us again when next in...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ledbury Road | Staunton, Gloucester GL19 3QA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Gloucester
  • Phone Number: +44 1452 840323
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Description
The Swan focuses on offering great quality, 100% home-made, locally sourced food in a warm and welcoming environment. Our well stocked bar offers a selection of fine cask ales, guest ales which change regularly and a wide range of great quality wine, ciders, perry and lager. Anthony heads up the team in the bar and restaurant and Ant manages the team in the kitchen. Located on the A417 between Gloucester and Ledbury, The Swan aims to provide a focal point for the local village community and visitors alike. Whether it be a quick drink after work, a leisurely lunch with friends or an intimate dinner for two, we hope you will consider The Swan and enjoy your visit to us. We look forward to welcoming you.
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