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Swan Square | Burslem, Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent ST6 3EA, England
+44 1782 698282
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Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Entered the pub to a very good sound of music playing a variety of music genres, very good atmosphere, beer and other driinks were excellent, staff friendly great feeling in the pub

Thank noon1258
Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
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366 reviews
208 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Called in for a drink before dining at a nearby restaurant. Good choice of drinks, especially spirits. As I like rum, it's good to be offered more than just the usual Bacardi! Friendly barman, good service. The place is spotless and looks freshly renovated.

Thank RandRH
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Went to the Swan this evening and this was my second visit. The first time was a week ago and we went on the Thursday for an evening meal to be told it was pie and a pint night, we both had the homemade meat amid potato pie with trimmings of chips and peas along with a pint of beer,... More 

1 Thank Ron A
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

We booked the upstairs room for a family get together after losing a family member who lived in Australia, as we could not attend the Funeral we celebrated our family members life inviting all his family and friends to the Swan in Burslem, Kay the lady who runs the pub was amazing and so were the rest of the staff,... More 

4 Thank heatherlouise1980
stoke on trent
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2015

Popped down burslem to visit a friend and noticed the Sunday lunch menu board outside the swan. So thought why not give it a try as it looked nice and festive from outside. Parked outside and thought I'd give it a whirl with hubby. staff were really polite & professional, smart casual dress. Nice friendly atmosphere. Sky sports on TV,... More 

1 Thank TheWrights08
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2015

We had our family party upstairs at the Swan and it was fabulous. All ages attended from grand parents to a 12 week old grandaughter. We all had a brilliant time. The rooms were decorated with Christmas trees and crackers on every table. The food was great and served at a time to suit us. Jess ran the upstairs bar... More 

Thank Barbara M
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2015

we had my friends 21st birthday party upstairs at the swann burslem, im late with my review, but just had a look at the finished rooms with the out side decking roof area what a credit the Kay and all the team , it really looks fab now complete. we had the party before the revamp wasn't quiet finished ,... More 

2 Thank anthony s
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2015

We had a party to celebrate our wedding in the function room upstairs at The Swann. Kay and her team sorted EVERYTHING. Food, drinks, DJ, decorations. We had the best time. The food was amazing and the service top notch. The staff could not do enough for us and the function room is a lovely space complete with an outdoor... More 

1 Thank Marie M
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2015

Only had buffet style food at The Swan since it's reopened. I have to say it's always been lovely. Hot and cold food.....

Thank vikki67Staffs
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2015 via mobile

Thank you! to Kay and all the team for making my Husband's surprise birthday such a special night. The buffet was excellent and nothing was too much trouble! Would highly recommend this venue.

Thank Lynn K

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
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  • Address: Swan Square | Burslem, Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent ST6 3EA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Stoke-on-Trent  >  Burslem
  • Phone Number: +44 1782 698282

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?