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The Swan

) #10 of 82 Restaurants in Farnborough $$ - $$$ , British,
91 Farnborough Road, Farnborough GU14 6TL, England
+44 1252 510920
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Gastropub, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
LOCATION
91 Farnborough Road, Farnborough GU14 6TL, England
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1 - 10 of 265 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

As part of our package at Aviator, we had a very nice 3 course meal here. Our only complaint was the westward facing windows need either a reflective treatment outside, or curtains that can be drawn down as the sunlight until sundown really blinded my...More

Thank S6blr
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend and I plumped for the fish and chips. Straight in with a main, and gorgeous fish and chips. Very filling, just had room for a delicious coffee afterwards. Staff attentive and thorough in manner. Facilities very good.More

Thank Choochoodriver
AviatorbyTAG, Office Administrator at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Choochoodriver Thank you for your 5 star review following your recent visit to The Swan, Farnborough. I was delighted to hear you enjoyed the fish and chips and found the staff attentive and thorough. I have passed your comments on to The Swan team...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here last year in October and have to say the autumn/winter menu was better. The food on this visit was fine although the cod was a little dry. I think that The Swan is a little hit and miss still good but sometimes...More

Thank Luke W
AviatorbyTAG, Manager at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Luke W, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. The current menu is our Spring / Summer menu. The new Autumn / Winter menu will be launched at the end of September, start of October. We hope to be able to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popped into the Swan on a recommendation from a colleague with a couple of other colleagues. Love the outside seating area and the atmosphere of the outside eating area. Menu was good and very well priced. The staff were friendly and the food was excellent....More

Thank PeteElbow
AviatorbyTAG, Manager at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear PeteElbow, Thank you for your review. I was pleased to hear that you enjoyed the outside area, this has recently had a refurbishment with the addition of heated umbrellas. I have passed you kind comments about the food and the staff onto the team....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A small family group (5) had booked in to The Swan for a meal at the end of our 30th wedding anniversary. The first problem was that our table was next to a large group on a table set out in such a way that...More

Thank Ippians413
AviatorbyTAG, Manager at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Ippians413, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. I am sorry to hear that you didn't have an enjoyable experience with us. Our bottled water is belu water. This company donate their profits to WaterAid. We also offer jugs of tap...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Swan looks much nicer since the refit. My personal feeling is that it doesn't have much atmosphere. The staff was friendly when we visited.More

Thank C11missy
AviatorbyTAG, Office Administrator at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear C11missy Thank you for your review following your visit to The Swan, Farnborough. I was disappointed to hear that you felt The Swan lacked atmosphere even though it was much improved since the refit. I was also delighted to hear that the staff were...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having spent my Thursday evening at The Swan with a group of friends, I can safely say that this is a Pub for All Seasons. With excellent outdoor seating covered by heated umbrellas allowing for evenings to become nights without the need for your jumper....More

Thank Kieran B
AviatorbyTAG, Manager at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Kieran B, Thank you for your 5 circle review. I was very pleased to read that you found the staff inviting. I have passed your lovely comments on to the team. We hope to welcome you back to The Swan soon. Kind Regards Hayley...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Yesterday 40 of us of diverse ages swooped on the Swan Inn for a Wake. We were thrilled to find a wonderful selection of sandwiches and cake, plenty of tea and coffee and luscious cream scones. The staff were attentive and very friendly, we would...More

1  Thank mary l
AviatorbyTAG, Manager at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Mary l, Thank you for your 5 circle review. I was pleased to hear that your party enjoyed the afternoon tea buffet and that the tea and coffee was in abundance. I have passed your comments on to the team. We hope to welcome...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Melted in your mouth! The beef just fell apart! No knife needed! Absolutely delicious! The best food around!!More

Thank visitorfromnola
AviatorbyTAG, Manager at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear visitorfromnola, Thank you for your recent 5 circle review. I was pleased to hear that you enjoyed the blade of beef and that it melted in your mouth. It is one of our signature dishes that we are very proud of. Thank you again...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After a particularly bad day anyway, it went from bad to worse after ordering a round of drinks and requesting menus. None of the drinks were served in branded glassware which was a pity... But the shocking bit came when we came to order and...More

Thank Michael M
AviatorbyTAG, Office Administrator at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Michael M Would you please email us at info@swanfarnborough.com in order for us to discuss this matter with you. Thank you. Kind regards Margaret Ness Office Administrator

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Welshtraveller247
8 July 2017|
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Response from A_Traveller007 | Reviewed this property |
The Swan is now owned by the same people as the Aviator and is now only a Gastropub.
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samtheman56
17 July 2016|
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Response from Joy T | Reviewed this property |
The Swan is newly renovated & open for business. Good food there!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$32
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:30
Saturday
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 91 Farnborough Road, Farnborough GU14 6TL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Farnborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1252 510920
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Description
The Swan is a contemporary gastropub set in one of Farnborough's most charming buildings.
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