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North Norfolk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Halfway house for family members, a really great lunch and hospitality . Recommend to anyone.. easy access as on main A1065, very varied and well sourced menu, and gluten free for anyone who requires. Lots of real ales for the pros !

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theswanhilborough, Front Office Manager at The Swan at Hilborough, responded to this review

Good Afternoon, Thank you for you review, we are delighted to hear you enjoyed your lunch with us so much. We look forward to welcoming you back to The Swan in the near future. Kind Regards, Anneka

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to King`s Lynn for the Anglia Auction and needed an overnight stay. We found this beautiful Pub with a family- and dogfriendliy room. Diner and Lunch have been excellent. The room was a huge family-appartment with 2 bedrooms, a living room, a bathroom and a little kitchen. The bathroom was not really clean (especially the shower was, to...

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theswanhilborough, Front Office Manager at The Swan at Hilborough, responded to this review

Good Afternoon Eva, Thank you for taking the time to review us, we are glad that you enjoyed the food while you stayed with us. Our housekeeping team keep very high standards so I am sorry to hear that you were unsatisfied with the level of cleanliness in the bathroom, I will pass on your comments. However, it is good...

North Norfolk
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Met friends here for lunch before Christmas. After reading the reviews of the food we were disappointed. The portions were so huge it was positively off putting. The ambience was good and very friendly staff but we won't be back. Sorry

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theswanhilborough, Front Office Manager at The Swan at Hilborough, responded to this review

Good Afternoon, Thank you for taking the time to review us, we are so sorry to hear about your disappointment. If it was the portion sizes that were disappointing, we do our best to suit a variety of appetites and needs and are more than happy to provide smaller portions of our main meals if asked to do so. We...

Ely, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Five of us went to The Swan and I have to say what a fantastic place. We all had starters and main courses. The portions were good sized and the fact that all our plates were cleared illustrates just how tasty the food was. We were made to feel very welcome and will certainly return.

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Norfolk
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Been mid week also on a busy Sunday ( recommend you book) each time great welcome. Food well priced and good selection. Would love to have it as my local. Their Sunday carvery is hard to beat. Dogs welcome in the bar.

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theswanhilborough, Front Office Manager at The Swan at Hilborough, responded to this review

Good Afternoon, Thank you for your review, we are glad to hear that we have provided consistently high standards of food and service. It is certainly recommended to book for Sunday carvery and other times over the weekends as these are our busiest periods. We welcome dogs (often with a lot of fuss and cuddles) in the bar and also...

norfolk
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Pleasant evening spent with friends seeing in the New Year. The food was very good value for money, the beef Wellington was better than what we have had previous years at Lyndford Hall. The singer may not have hit every song right , but give him top marks as he went from 8.30pm through to 12.30 am only stopping for...

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Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Popped in here before our drive home to London. Starters were delicious (especially the tiger prawns) and so were the mains! The portion sizes were very generous. Service was excellent...will definitely come back again.

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theswanhilborough, Front Office Manager at The Swan at Hilborough, responded to this review

Hi Emma, It is great to hear that you think our food is delicious and the standard of service is excellent. We aim to provide honest, delicious and hearty pub food alongside friendly and helpful service so thank you for taking the time to review us. We look forward to seeing you back at The Swan in the near future....

Thetford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 December 2016

We have been here several times. The food served here is wonderful, always tasty. There is a specials board too, which offers a variety of dishes. The staff are all really welcoming. Plenty of parking spaces.

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theswanhilborough, Front Office Manager at The Swan at Hilborough, responded to this review

Good Afternoon Amanda, Thank you for your review, we are glad that you have enjoyed the food and service with us. We hope to see you again soon here at The Swan. Kind Regards, Anneka

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Had a family meal for about 18 of us. Great choice of food from the menu. Reasonable prices. Food was amazing and service was top notch. Highly recommend a visit there. Staff were professional and helpful.

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theswanhilborough, General Manager at The Swan at Hilborough, responded to this review

Thank you very much for reviewing us at The Swan I am glad to hear that everyone had a good time whilst here, thanks for the comment about the staff and i will be sure to pass it on to the team Thank you for your recommendation and we look forward to seeing you in the future at The swan...

Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 December 2016

We usually visit here once or twice a month for the Sunday Carvery. At £10 per head it's the best traditional Sunday roast lunch for miles around. The food is consistently of a high standard and the setting of this west Norfolk country pub is lovely. It's wise to book because it gets busy.

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Additional Information about The Swan at Hilborough

Address: Brandon Road, Hilborough IP26 5BW, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Norfolk > Hilborough
Price Range: RM276 - RM365 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Swan at Hilborough 2*
Number of rooms: 8
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“Ask to not have the room over the kitchen as hot and a bit noisy.”
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