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The Swan

££ - £££, British,
Shooters Hill, Pangbourne RG8 7DU, England
+44 118 984 4494
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible9%
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“crab” (10 reviews)
“roast beef” (12 reviews)
“sea bass” (10 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
Shooters Hill, Pangbourne RG8 7DU, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We took a train ride out to Pangbourne to have lunch in a very pretty pub in a great picturesque setting by the river. Staff were very welcoming and helpful. A drink on the patio by the river started off a wonderful occasion. The crab...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best place to have a beer and watch the river Thames float pass. Good selection of typical pub food for lunch and a wide selection of drinks. Service and food can be slow at peak times and a little bit pricey for what you get!...More

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Following a very enjoyable visit last year whilst boating on the Thames, we decided to return again this year during another boating holiday. As before, we made a reservation in advance and said we'd have a small dog with us which was confirmed as no...More

Thank PaphosUK
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful setting next to the river with a good outdoor area. A good mix inside with cosy areas and more spacious areas. The food was excellent, really very good. Our service was average but perhaps this was because it was over a lunch period. Overall...More

Thank THFA1984
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious food, attentive staff and reasonable prices. Great ambiance and worth mentioning location. Highly recommended 😊

Thank Martyna M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love old pubs and when they are well looked after selling great food and drink it is my idea of heaven. We had lunch around 2pm. Parking is limited with small spaces so it might work better to park in town and walk up....More

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Parking is limited. When we entered Staff appeared to not know what was what. We could have a table- I got two drinks and sat at a table and then we could well be moved. I said move us now but she looked perplexed so...More

Thank Cheryl K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Myself and my Mum stopped for a bite to eat at the Swan. They were still serving the brunch menu and so we ordered American pancakes with maple syrup. The pancakes were amazing, extremely delicious - I highly recommend! Large portions offered to. The Assistant...More

Thank Fionna C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had not been here for some time and must admit I was disappointed on the food front. My husband ordered the rib eye and when asked what weight it was the waitress did not have a clue and sized it via her hand. It...More

Thank Liz C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Parking on site unfortunately insufficient for custom. Disabled parking very restricted. Meal was a mixture of good or messy, 2 good 2 not so good. The ladies who attended the tables were polite and helpful. The menu offered on site was different to the one...More

Thank wannabewhenwe
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$34
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shooters Hill, Pangbourne RG8 7DU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Pangbourne
  • Phone Number: +44 118 984 4494
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