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The Swan Brasserie at The Swan Hotel

46-46A Greengate Street, Stafford ST16 2JA, England
+44 1785 258142
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (55 reviews)
“scotch egg” (10 reviews)
“sandwiches” (14 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 21:30All hours
Bar, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
46-46A Greengate Street, Stafford ST16 2JA, England
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1 - 10 of 639 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Visited the Swan for a meal with my dad for fathers day. Food and service from Heather were both excellent. Sunday evening menu is very well priced giving you three courses for £19, will definitely be visiting again.

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Not been a fan of the Brasserie at the Swan for a bit as the food had been more Miss than hit. Could not fault the meal today's part from a few small issues. Starter plate was warm probably too warm for a salad but...More

Thank JNM63
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent staff, really friendly and helpful. Menu was very basic, portions very small and prices don't reflect portion size or level of skill involved in making the dishes. £15 for a slice of (over cooked and dry) pork belly, a table spoon of mash and...More

Thank singo1979
ChrisLStaffs, Owner at The Swan Brasserie at The Swan Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your comments regarding your meal experience at The Swan. I am sorry that you were dissatisfied with the quality of the meal and portion sizes. Your comments have been noted and will be passed on to the kitchen team.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a couple of lunch snacks, some nachos and a sandwich. The food was tasty and good values in the town centre location. Good basic food in ahotel with a couple of bars a brasserie and a coffee shop.

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went out for Sunday lunch and had very nice meal served by very pleasant staff, specially Heather very polite and attentive. Would definitely recommend.

Thank jan689
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good value, good food and great service from Heather who was charming and attentive. Will go again next week.

Thank Rodgeley
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice visit, few minor issues with some of the dishes, but wonderful service from Heather. She made the whole visit a much better experience.

Thank alistair1971
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The interior of the hotel combines old and new extremely well The service, atmosphere and food are excellent and the courtyard garden is so relaxing. We originally popped in for a coffee and stayed for hours. Definitely returning to this destination.

Thank minnytwo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Steak night at the Swan, great as always, made all the more enjoyable by the charming attentive Heather.

Thank Peter A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We've been here on business for the past 5 months and we can honestly say the staff have all been very friendly welcoming and professional. Needless to say the rooms and facilities available are excellent to. A special thank you to Sarah, Magda, Rebecca, Jack,...More

Thank christevo
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Elizabeth P
How far are you from junction 13 on the M6?
11 June 2016|
Response from ChrisLStaffs | Property representative |
Hi Elizabeth P, We are around 15-20 minutes from junction 13 either continuing down the motorway to junction 14 and going down Eccleshall Road or via the A449. Many thanks, James.
Hi Is there a dress code
24 March 2016|
Response from ChrisLStaffs | Property representative |
Thanks for your question - no we don't have a dress code
Andrea T
How much is a 3 course meal?
8 January 2016|
Response from ChrisLStaffs | Property representative |
Prices in the brasserie are based on menu choice, but as a guide starters are around £5.50, main courses between £10.50 & £22.00 and desserts are ££5.95, alternatively we have a steak night on Wednesday evenings which is... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$25
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Validated Parking
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:30
18:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46-46A Greengate Street, Stafford ST16 2JA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Stafford
  • Phone Number: +44 1785 258142
  • E-mail
Our Brasserie offers dining in fabulous surroundings, recently refurbished with stylish intimate booths, nestled in the original and beautiful spaces of the 300 year old coaching inn.

The Brasserie menu offers a seasonally changing locally sourced menu plus a lunch and early evening menu. Sunday offers a traditional choice of fare with either individually priced or a set menu.

The Bar serves a range of lighter bites plus traditional bar snacks, plus our popular coffee shop with its range of coffee and cakes plus our afternoon teas served in the brasserie
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