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The White Swan

) #329 of 1,899 Restaurants in Birmingham $$ - $$$ , British,
Harborne Road | Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 3TT, England
+44 121 454 2359
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Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good32%
  • Average22%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“pork belly” (9 reviews)
“fish cakes” (7 reviews)
“fillet steak” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
Harborne Road | Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 3TT, England
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1 - 10 of 508 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The meal and cocktails were beautiful (especially the White chocolate Russian)! However what stood out the most was the wonderful service we received, Beth our server was just lovely and made our experience that little bit more special. We will definitely be back!

Thank jessicalouisa1994
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were a party of 8 people from a great grandma of 96 and three teenagers and 4 adults Service was excellent and having looked at the menu at home we saved a lot of time choosing The starters were without exception excellent the potted...More

Thank Tom R
General Manager A, Manager at The White Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Tom, Thank you for taking the time to bring these issues to our attention, we appreciate the honesty and chance to improve ourselves. We hope that if these issues were raised with your server while dining we could have corrected it for you. Our...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

11 of us went for lunch following graduation ceremony at nearby Birmingham University. The pub is a modern, shabby chic establishment but unfortunately I was not impressed with my food. I ordered Cod and Chips, it came with mushy peas and a small tub of...More

Thank Timothy_George1
WhiteSwanManagement, Manager at The White Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Timothy, Thank you for taking the time to give us some feedback on your experience with us. Firstly, we apologise that your time with us wasn't up to our usual standard and hope that if you told a member of staff that you didn't...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went today for a drink and meal. The place is very well laid out with the furniture and decor befitting a high end eating establishment. We were warmly welcomed and served by Beth who was a delight to deal with. The food arrived hot at...More

Thank vpattni
General Manager A, Manager at The White Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Vpattni, Thank you for taking the time to leave us some great feedback, we love to hear that our staff make an impression and that you enjoyed your food. We hope to see you back again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Attended today while visiting the Birmingham area. Fantastic food and great/friendly service. The waitress couldn't do enough for us. The t-bone steak is highly recommend...bursting with flavour!

Thank Scott T
General Manager A, Manager at The White Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Scott, Thank you for taking the time to give us a great review, we're very glad that you enjoyed your steak so much! We hope to see you back again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been here quite a few times now, and I have never been disappointed. My most recent visit was after my graduation and it was such a perfect end to the day. Food was incredible as usual - the parfait starter and the crumble dessert...More

Thank Chloe T
General Manager A, Manager at The White Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Chloe, Thank you for choosing to spend your special occasion with us at The White Swan! We're so glad you enjoyed your food and service. We appreciate the kind words and always feedback to our staff about personal comments. We appreciate the fixed price...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A few years ago we were regular diners at the White Swan. After a few years we were invited to celebrate a birthday meal. The menu had changed a little. The prices a lot. Quite expensive at £6 per starter average and mains around £14....More

Thank Marknoel1964
General Manager A, Manager at The White Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Mark, Thanks for taking the time to give us an honest review, we appreciate the feedback, constructive criticism is vital for a business to grow and improve. Unfortunately due to being part of a large organisation, we cannot change the prices of the dishes,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have had drinks and eaten here many times over the last few years and found a good atmosphere for meeting friends. The menu always looks good not too big and is varied to suit different tastes. However it doesn't always match up when served....More

Thank Lampy196
General Manager A, Manager at The White Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Lampy, Thankyou for taking the time to give us such an honest review, we appreciate the feedback and always try to use this information to better the experience our customers have at The White Swan. We appreciate the good comments and are glad you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We drove past the place by accident but turned round and went back after not being able to get in somewhere else we were going and so glad we did. The menu had an excellent range of choices and the food was very good value...More

Thank jennytorres9
General Manager A, Manager at The White Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Jenny, Thanks for taking the time to give us a great review, we really appreciate all the comments. We hope to see you back again soon, we hope to be your first choice next time!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for my birthday with a friend. Food was good quality with a couple of vegetarian options for me to choose from. All staff that we encountered were friendly and helpful. The only downside was that the tables were very close together where we were...More

Thank Debz666
General Manager A, Manager at The White Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Debz, Thanks for taking the time to write us a great review, we really appreciate it. We pride ourselves on our great service and food and are glad that you were happy with our vegetarian options. We are receiving a refurbishment in October, they...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$19 - US$52
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:30
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Harborne Road | Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 3TT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Birmingham>  > Edgbaston
  • Neighbourhood: Edgbaston
  • Phone Number: +44 121 454 2359
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