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 latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Swindon Rendezvous

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Newport Street | Old Town, Swindon SN1 3RA, England
(01793) 523570
Website
Today
17:30 - 22:30
00:00 - 14:30
Open now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 17:30 - 22:30
Mon - Fri 00:00 - 14:30
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

332 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 330: English reviews
Level Contributor
33 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited as a party of 3, at around 8pm midweek without booking. The place was packed but they managed to find us a table. A lively, fun atmosphere. We opted for the buffet and had a huge variety of starters and mains - all of which were of a good quality. Our waitress was very helpful and attentive. Great... More 

Helpful?
Thank Gidders3
Hungerford
Level Contributor
19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my frst visit to Rendesvous and a group of 7 of us were celebrating a work mates birthday. We opted for the all you can eat option, and i must say the food was very good, tast and arrived quickly after ordering. The waitress was slightly glum however and looked like she really didnt want to be there,... More 

Helpful?
Thank JaneClement
Swindon, United Kingdom
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been regular visitors to the restaurant for some 30 years and until recently have always enjoyed their food. However since the move to old town we have found that, in our opinion, the standard has dropped. After receiving our first takeaway from the new location the standard was so different that we enquired whether they had changed the... More 

Helpful?
Thank lioviv
Level Contributor
15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well, it's been a while since we ate at the rendezvous, last time was at the old location, but we had heard that it was still worth a try. The venue is huge! Lots of table but certainly lots of space, didn't feel cramped like we did in the old place. Menu not as extensive as before & the eat... More 

Helpful?
Thank Starlett-bella
Royal Wootton Bassett, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a fantastic venue Went to this venue for the first time with friends for a birthday party all twenty of us On arrival the restaurant was really busy but within minutes we were seated at our table and drinks were quickly served then we ordered our food Starters arrive within twenty minutes which was very impressive considering there were... More 

Helpful?
Thank James H
Level Contributor
45 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to here for a birthday party will never go back again one of our friends have food poisoning and was very ill in the toilets the starters were ok the mains very average this was pointed out to the owner as one of our party was a chef he pointed out basic stuff that was missing from the meals... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Silvermerc
Swindon, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
154 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was the first time we have visited, since they moved to Old Town. We loved the set up of varying levels etc. The service was great, with plenty of staff on hand, but it was early. The food was excellent and the price was ok as we went for the single price deal. Yes, we will be back.

Helpful?
Thank NiallTNT
Level Contributor
36 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with friends on a Saturday night, we were aware of the policy to vacate table by 10.30 because of nightclub but still felt we had plenty of time to enjoy our meal. This would've been the case if service was not so slow but we were left unattended and without food on several occasions, including a 45 minute wait... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Tracey K
Swindon, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the time you walked in the staff were very friendly and helpful, the food was very quickly on your table after ordering, clean, and a good selection of drinks

Helpful?
1 Thank Nick H
Swindon, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017

Came here with my boyfriend and it was a really nice meal., they have buffet and a la carte available. We decided to go for buffet so we can explore more dishes.  The staff are really friendly and helpful. After our meal, we decided to go to the bar for a drink before leaving.  The new venue is lovely and... More 

Helpful?
Thank kellymcsharry13

Travellers who viewed Swindon Rendezvous also viewed

Swindon, Wiltshire
Swindon, Wiltshire
 

Been to Swindon Rendezvous? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

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
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$37
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Parking Available
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:30
Monday
17:30 - 22:30
00:00 - 14:30
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:30
00:00 - 14:30
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:30
00:00 - 14:30
Thursday
17:30 - 22:30
00:00 - 14:30
Friday
17:30 - 22:30
00:00 - 14:30
Saturday
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Newport Street | Old Town, Swindon SN1 3RA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Swindon
  • Phone Number: (01793) 523570

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Swindon Rendezvous and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Swindon Rendezvous staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?