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The White Swan

) #41 of 466 Restaurants in Derby ££ - £££ , British,
Shepherd Street | Littleover, Derby DE23 6GA, England
+44 1332 766481
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“mixed grill” (3 reviews)
“pork” (4 reviews)
Opens in 27 min
All hours
Bar, British, Grill, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Shepherd Street | Littleover, Derby DE23 6GA, England
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1 - 10 of 183 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent pub very busy which is always a good sign... friendly staff good food and a very good atmosphere well worth a visit.

Thank BroomeMj
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have eaten at this pub many times and each time you get great pub food the is excellent value for money, the staff are very friendly and nothing is too much trouble, it's worth a visit but gets full very quickly so don't leave...More

Thank Mark P
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Small pub, full of "locals", nice relaxing atmosphere. Great food, but a small dining room so I'd recommend booking- unless it's the carvery on a Sunday, then you can just wait. Carvery is delicious and a bargain at £8. They sometimes do nice little events...More

Thank travel123003
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent service, fab value for money and excellent quality. Meal options include standard and light meal with minimal difference between the cost, light bites are a decent sized meal and the standard are good for those with a hearty appetite quality not affected. Comfortable seating...More

Thank nurse2003sam
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Excellent service and plenty food even though we went smaller portions we attend Sunday carvery you go well full up proper Sunday dinner not to missed

Thank canada836
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Very popular so we are often unlucky to get in.But well worth it when we do.The menu is very good.Plenty of choice.Staff are friendly and the place has a good atmosphere.Food is always freshly cooked and served quickly.

Thank patsyt187048
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

We eat here occasionally and always enjoy the experience. An updated menu and the facility to pay by credit card is a good improvement on what previously was cash only. A fine range of real ales makes this one of my favourite places. It does...More

Thank nelliederbyengland
Reviewed 12 March 2017

everything about the mucky duck (locally known) is excellent. the meals cater for tastes with lite bites mains and specials all priced as they should be at pub prices. reals ales change all the time again at good prices. good choice of wine. be warned...More

Thank brian b
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

It was an off the cuff visit , as it was a rainy night and we fancied pub grub . It was very busy, but the staff couldn't have been more helpful . We were soon sat at a table and served with good value...More

1  Thank pinchkaz
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Visiting Derby Royal Hospital and googled nearest Sunday lunch pubs. The White Swan came up and had good reviews do we popped in, 3 adults and 2 kids. Place was busy but staff were very helpful, food was spot on and the service and overall...More

1  Thank Uxonian
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Are you a dog friendly pub?
3 September 2016|
Answer Show all 4 answers
Response from Jessica Scarlet C | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can take dogs in the bar area
Do I need to book a table for this friday evening, table for one?
12 April 2016|
Response from White Swan L | Property representative |
No, we only take bookings for larger parties. If you can't find a table when you come in, just ask at the bar and they will sort one out for you asap.
Do you have to book for sunday lunch?
20 March 2016|
Response from White Swan L | Property representative |
No booking required for Sunday Carvery
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Television
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shepherd Street | Littleover, Derby DE23 6GA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Derby
  • Phone Number: +44 1332 766481
  • E-mail
A fun & vibrant local pub in the heart of Littleover Village, Derby. The White Swan is a friendly community based pub that stocks a fantastic range of draught beers, lagers, ciders & fine wines. The White Swan is also renowned for its excellent food. Please see our menu page and come down to try us out.
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