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The White Swan Inn


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Bar, British, Pub, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings

Location and contact

This historic village inn has been tastefully decorated and updated to create a beautiful country pub with a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Warm and cosy with a central real log fire it is the place to go for business lunches, meeting up with friends or if you are alone a great place for making new friends. A lovely rear beer garden is a real sun trap. There is a decking area with benches and a grassed area which is great for the kids, And as it is fully enclosed you can easily keep an eye on them. To the front of the Inn you have the option of benches outside the entrance or relax on the village green where there are also benches. Either way it's a great spot to have a meal or a drink and
US$4 - US$26
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Bar, British, Pub, Grill
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What a great find! Amazing food and prices in this traditional village pub, the roaring fire adds to the ambiance and the staff are totally fantastic, nothing too much trouble! Dawn the landlady is wonderful along with Shaun the landlord. Definitely worth checking out, you...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Jane A
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We have visited the White Swan a number of times and have always been very happy with the food & service. Last night I rang ahead make sure we could get a table, we sat in the dining room area which we had never been...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank queenienkev
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good to see that it was a genuine pub, not redesigned inside to be a restaurant. Very homely with the open fire. 5 of us dined. My in laws has a Steak Pie (her) and carved ham, egg and chips (him). The lady wife had...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank lipschick
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having been to Hodsocks and found they had dispensed with their cafe, we fell upon The White Swan - and what a stroke of luck. It was warm enough to sit outside which was great as one of our number is a wheelchair user. We...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Trevor M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food is well worth a visit the staff are wonderful and the place is very cosy and clean loads of choices from the menu

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank saferad
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely impromptu lunch stop on way back from York. Minutes from A1. Absolutely delicious Mushroom Stroganoff for me & my husband thoroughly enjoyed his duo of sausages with individual gravy boat. Sitting by the roaring fire, it felt timeless. Well worth a visit.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Jan T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First time at this lovely place, food was excellent and the atmosphere was very friendly will certainly be going again and would recommend you book for Sunday lunch. This place is very popular.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Elaine T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Where do I start?! This place is fantastic. I have only been here a couple of times, and after each visit I didn’t think it could get any better, how wrong could one be! The food is outstanding, the drinks are of a broad range...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank kieranwibb15
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Such a lovely friendly pub. Staff are great and can't do enough for you. Nothing is too much trouble. The food is amazing from pies to fish and chips you won't be disappointed! All food is homemade and the vegetarian /gluten free menu is excellent....More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank mary_kynotts
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have visiting the White Swan a couple of times over the past few years and went back on Saturday afternoon after spending a few hours at Hodsock Priory to see the snowdrops there, it was quite busy but the food came out in a...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Paul W
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9 February 2019|
Response from mair0se | Property representative |
Hi unfortunately we don’t allow dogs inside the pub mainly due to us serving food although we do have lots of seating both to the rear and front of the pub. We are more than happy to provide water for your dog if needed 😊
9 August 2017|
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Response from mair0se | Property representative |
hi we have a lunchtime menu, all mains are £7 - this is from 12pm-4pm Monday-Saturday. You can also choose from our main menu or our specials board. Hope this helps
18 March 2017|
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Response from mair0se | Property representative |
Hello! There is a step into the pub although we have a portable ramp to help and lovely team members who are more than happy to assist if needed ☺
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