We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Black Swan

$$ - $$$, British,
44 Market Place, Belper DE56 1FZ, England
+44 1773 823000
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (38 reviews)
“pitta” (3 reviews)
“nachos” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
44 Market Place, Belper DE56 1FZ, England
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (218)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 218 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Five of us for early evening meal,well looked after having ordered the beers and started drinking them the landlord came over and told us they weren’t to the required standard( barrel needed changing)took them back and replaced them ,a good start . We tried the...More

Thank Jontyn
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

We ate here when staying at a nearby caravan site. The service was great and the food was excellent value. I had the half Cajun spiced chicken with rice and peas. Very tasty and good value at £9 for the portion.

Thank Morag W
Reviewed 26 March 2018

Booked a table for Sunday lunch and had a lovely meal. Couldn't fault anything - friendly staff, good selection of drinks, something to suit everyone on the menu. Three of us had a small Sunday roast - a choice of three meats or nut roast...More

Thank sallybee2015
Reviewed 18 March 2018

Great pub at the top of the town centre, great place to get a pint before or after a visit to the Ritz which was the reason we visited and very glad we tried the great alcohol on offer, atmosphere and style of the pub...More

Thank TeamWard
Reviewed 4 March 2018

9 of us went for an early evening meal offer before 7pm . Food was very god value 2for £14 . Everybody enjoyed their meal and their was a good variety of meals had. Drinks were reasonably priced and a very pleasant night had by...More

Thank bucksDerbyshire
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Came here as we often do at weekend.was really full of people eating ..no where to sit stand etc.i understand the downstairs has been closed now but on a sat night when everyones out for a drink theres no where for the drinkers! Personally would...More

Thank Amanda C
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Still great food and drink venue in week. Weekends now neither as spoilt by moving food to upstairs. Can't get anywhere to sit for a drink and new tables crammed in near bar so can't even get round or near the bar. So so loud....More

Thank dobbie7
Reviewed 13 February 2018

The Black Swan is in the centre of Belper , and is great for a drink. as it was a Saturday night it can get busy

Thank David R
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Popped in on spec after briefly looking at the website. Very pleasantly surprised. Huge menu range - we opted for tapas and nachos. Good value (proper main courses two for £14 mid week) washed down with real ale.

Thank BuxtonKate
Reviewed 29 November 2017

We went on a Monday, early evening for a bite to eat. I had phoned beforehand to ask about gluten free options. We opted for tapas as we weren't in the mood for a big plate, surprisingly decent selection of gf tapas, large portions, we...More

Thank Marg C
Nearby HotelsSee all Belper Hotels
The Lion Hotel
438 reviews
.38 km away
Makeney Hall Hotel
1,138 reviews
2.86 km away
Horsley Lodge
405 reviews
5.43 km away
Premier Inn Ripley Hotel
733 reviews
6.46 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Beaurepaire Patisserie
151 reviews
.17 km away
Nonno's Restaurant
558 reviews
.12 km away
King Street Fish Bar
141 reviews
.18 km away
The Loft
140 reviews
.03 km away
Nearby Attractions
Strutt's North Mill
111 reviews
.82 km away
Belper River Gardens
209 reviews
.85 km away
Chucklebutties Play and Party Centre
169 reviews
.75 km away
Belper Park Local Nature Reserve
11 reviews
.01 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Sharon H
7 November 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from RubyJohnPoppy | Reviewed this property |
I think 7.30 pm is the latest booking time. Best to check with the Black Swan .
Sharon H
7 November 2015|
Response from Della W | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I contributed my opinions to trip advisor about the black swan. I'm unsure about the times that the Black Swan serves food until on an evening. My guess would be, that they would serve food until 9.00pm. You might want... More
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 Market Place, Belper DE56 1FZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Belper
  • Phone Number: +44 1773 823000
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing