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The Swan Taphouse

21 The Wharfage, Ironbridge, Ironbridge Gorge TF8 7NH, England
+44 1952 433108
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“fries” (8 reviews)
“pulled pork” (4 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 9:30 PMAll hours
Bar, British, Pub, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
21 The Wharfage, Ironbridge, Ironbridge Gorge TF8 7NH, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Having never tried the swan before and nearly walking past, dont just walk past. Give tgis restaurant a try. My friends and I are so glad we did. We visited in the week and had not booked a table, the restaurant was busy which was...More

Thank Writei
Reviewed 4 days ago

Had an evening meal here and found the food to be excellent and reasonably priced. This is a Marston's tied house so the range of beers is limited and there were no guest beers when we visited.

Thank Lakeland130
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had previously been here for a breakfast that was really nice and so was the service so with that in mind we reserved a table for 6 last Saturday night. We were all hungry and were looking forward to being fed. 4 of us...More

Thank grant19682016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I visited The Swan early on Saturday evening as I was due in work later. It’s our first visit and first impressions were not good as the decor is quite shabby. They appear to be going for an industrial look but it...More

Thank Dougt04
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I purchased the tea for two as a birthday gift for a friend, and admittedly i was a little disappointed that it was for Mon to Fri but I had a spare afternoon so we booked in. We were greeted with a lovely welcome and...More

Thank Helen E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not my first choice for a Monday night but the Tapas restaurant was closed.At least you can park outside. I'm no expert on smoked American food but it was OK. Staff friendly, service a bit ht & miss.

Thank Blakkers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me, my partner and dog stopped by in here after it started pouring it down with rain and we’d seen the sign saying ‘dog friendly’ -the staff were so nice and especially attention giving to the woof. The food was also pleasantly tasty and all...More

Thank Pia H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Saturday night is the night to go as they have some entertainment. Food choice was good and was good to eat. Nice atmosphere. It gets busy at a weekend and especially Saturday so best to book table early. On the occasion of our visit the...More

Thank Gordon P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We eat here both nights that we stayed in Ironbridge , the food was great and reasonably .The staff are very friendly and helpful. The only negative I have is the toilets could do with decorating, but it would not put me off coming back...More

Thank jane p
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I visited the rejuvenated Swan Taphouse for Sunday lunch. All I wanted was a beef dinner my wife wanted vegitarian perhaps even a vegan option if she could as she's transitioning to vegan. I had THE most amazing brisket beef I have...More

Thank veronajester
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Parking Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
9:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 The Wharfage, Ironbridge, Ironbridge Gorge TF8 7NH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Ironbridge Gorge  >  Ironbridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1952 433108
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  • This restaurant is at The Swan hotel smoke and taphouse
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