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US$5 - US$27
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Bar, British, Pub
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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All reviews steak minted lamb shank pub food new management the staff were extremely helpful rules and regulations feel extremely christmas day safe environment cooked to perfection wonderful atmosphere hard work fantastic meal anniversary meal sunday lunch place to eat visited with friends
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Huge thanks to Fran, Chris and all the team for making Christmas Day very special , lovely food, and great service , thank you for all your hard work

Date of visit: December 2020
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CDP, Owner at Swans Verwood, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Many thanks for your kind comments, positive review and continued support. We are really pleased you enjoyed your Christmas with us in these difficult times! We hope to see you again soon. Chris, Fran and The Team

Reviewed 31 October 2020

Visited here today with my family . What a lovely wee pub this is. Such a warm welcome and lovely staff. Superb hot food. Great choice offered for both adults and children. Highly recommend. Warm and friendly. Don’t just drive by, stop and enjoy. Will...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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CDPoole, Owner at Swans Verwood, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2020

Hello, Many thanks for your kind comments and positive review. We hope to see you again soon. Chris, Fran & The Team

Reviewed 17 October 2020 via mobile

Was a very good day, We was greeted at the door by a lovely lady to tell us all the rules and regulations and for us to do the track and trace and then showed us to a table. We were served straight away for...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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CDPoole, Owner at Swans Verwood, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2020

Hello, Thank you for your kind comments and positive review, we hope to see you again soon. Chris, Fran & The Team

Reviewed 15 October 2020

My partner and I visited The Swans for a meal and a couple of drinks. We were promptly met at the door by the Landlady who was very welcoming and polite. She explained all the rules and regulations and showed us to our table. Even...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Wetherchef1977, Owner at Swans Verwood, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2020

Hello, Many thanks for your positive review, we hope to see you again soon. Chris, Fran & The Team

Reviewed 15 October 2020 via mobile

Came in today for a meal and some drinks and was greeted at the door where rules were explained and track and trace followed. Staff were all friendly andbi particularly found the landlord Chris, after a friendly chat with him to be knowledgeable on pubs...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Wetherchef1977, Owner at Swans Verwood, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2020

Hello, Thank you for your kind comments and positive review, we hope to see you again soon. Chris, Fran & The Team

Reviewed 14 October 2020 via mobile

Visited here with family so party of 6 which included my 2 year old grandson on arrival we were told either family area or garden we opted for family area waited a good 10 minutes before bar staff finally came out seeing this was at...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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CDPoole, Owner at Swans Verwood, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2020

Hello, I am sorry you felt the need to write such a poor review, however, let me describe the situation to other Tripadvisor users as your account is somewhat misleading. You were asked politely on numerous occasions during your visit to sit down. The Government...More

Reviewed 3 October 2020

Visited with friends that live in the area. The COVID guidance was very well explained and we felt very safe with the socially distanced seating. Our food was superb and we were served by two young waiters who were very attentive. We will definitely return,...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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CDPoole, Owner at Swans Verwood, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2020

Hello, Many thanks for your kind comments and positive review, we are all really pleased that you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again soon. Chris, Fran & The Team

Reviewed 23 September 2020

We visited the restaurant midweek while staying in the area. The restaurant shares a car park with the nearby Morrisons supermarket so there is plenty of parking. The covid precautions were excellent with names taken, sanitizer provided and well spaced tables so we felt safe....More

Date of visit: September 2020
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CDPoole, General Manager at Swans Verwood, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2020

Hello, Many thanks for comments and review. Chris, Fran & The Team

Reviewed 21 September 2020 via mobile

Worried about eating out in these crazy times? Don't be ...we recently visited the Swans in Verwood and were made to feel extremely safe, a member of staff at the door explained the Covid rules to us and we were shown to our table which...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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CDPoole, General Manager at Swans Verwood, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2020

Hello, Thank you so much for kind comments and review. We are glad you felt safe and enjoyed your visit. We hope to see you again soon. Chris, Fran & The Team

Reviewed 3 September 2020

The whole team are courteous polite and professional. The food is great, English pub food and more. Served hot and quickly. We felt safe eating here in these Covid ravaged times. We come back again and again for good food that is very reasonable.

Date of visit: September 2020
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CDPoole, Owner at Swans Verwood, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2020

Hello, Thank you for kind words and positive review. We are all really pleased that you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again soon. Chris, Fran & The Team

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Response from Carole W | Reviewed this property |
The last couple of times we have been to the swans the kitchen has been closed so beware! I think there used to be a carvery but very wary now Enjoy
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