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Swan Inn

$$ - $$$, British,
37 York Street, Sidmouth EX10 8BY, England
+44 1395 512849
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good38%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (11 reviews)
“ham” (4 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
37 York Street, Sidmouth EX10 8BY, England
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1 - 10 of 215 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We're annual visitors to Ladram Bay Holiday Park from Folkestone, Kent. One evening I was looking for somewhere we could have dinner, when I spotted the Swan Inn on TripAdvisor. Only a 10 minute or so drive down the road. Great decision, because what a...More

Thank Amie L
ade r, Manager at Swan Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent food and excellent staff. Highly recommend this pub. Really good atmosphere. Come to Sidmouth regularly with parents and this is a firm favourite. Remember to book as they do get busy (understandably so).

Thank Oxfordshirefamily
ade r, Manager at Swan Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your review

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Returned to this pub several times as the food was so good. Excellent choice and service very good with friendly staff

Thank ann56brown
ade r, Manager at Swan Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your review.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were in Sidmouth for a week and went to the Swann Inn twice during our stay. On both occasions we each had the same thing - steak and chips for me and lasagne for my wife, which she described as one of the best...More

Thank Ralph M
ade r, Manager at Swan Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thanks for your review.

Reviewed 14 September 2017

Once again a great meal at the Swan Inn Sidmouth It was a visit for a birthday meal. I have visited the Swan a number of times and have never been disappointed One had the Fish platter and it was its usual high standard everything...More

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ade r, Manager at Swan Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

Thanks for your review

Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Wanted a location for dinner where our dog would be welcome. If you have a canine buddy you can eat in the public bar or the beer garden. Selection of dog treats to keep him happy. The menu selection is good pub food. I opted...More

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ade r, Manager at Swan Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2017

Thanks for your review

Reviewed 27 August 2017

Arriving late, they were happy to take us in. Not expecting too much, we chose the Pie of the day & Lasagne. Both were exceptional in flavour and content, the beer was bright & tasty. We felt so lucky, Sidmouth has one of the best...More

Thank David F
ade r, Manager at Swan Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

Thanks for your great review

Reviewed 25 August 2017

Proper old fashioned pub with the added bonus of great food. Every time we visit Sidmouth we have been to this pub and it never fails to deliver.

Thank beccy h
ade r, Manager at Swan Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2017

Thanks for your review.

Reviewed 23 August 2017

This is a really lovely pub with friendly staff, a fantastic selection of drinks and a great menu. I was delighted to have a range of exciting vegan options to choose from; unusual for a traditional pub, but greatly appreciated! I had the homemade lentil...More

2  Thank Rebecca H
ade r, Manager at Swan Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

Thank you for your review

Reviewed 10 August 2017

This is a welcoming local serving some of the best ale in the Country - Youngs. It is always worth a visit and, to be quite honest with you, it is one of the reasons I retired to this town: any place that has a...More

1  Thank Simmykeef
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$21
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 York Street, Sidmouth EX10 8BY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Sidmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1395 512849
  • E-mail
Description
Charming pub dating back from the 16th Century just minutes from the seafront, opposite a ford across the River Sid, the Swan is a relaxed and friendly pub offering a warm welcome to all visitors and locals alike. Traditional quality pub food, with an ever changing menu and seasonal specials, vegetarian and vegan food served every lunchtime and evening either in the bar or in the beautiful beer garden with its award winning floral displays.
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