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Cygnet Restaurant at The Swan Hotel

The Swan At Hay Hotel Church Street | Church Street, Hay-on-Wye HR3 5DQ, Wales
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
26 Aug 2017
“Innovative and worth a try”
3 weeks ago
“Delicious Sunday Lunch”
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
The Swan At Hay Hotel Church Street | Church Street, Hay-on-Wye HR3 5DQ, Wales
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I enjoyed the three course lunch offered for Sunday, with the best sauce I had all trip. The dishes were interesting takes on classics, with gourmet upgrades featuring locally sourced ingredients.

Thank awanderer2015
Reviewed 10 September 2017

we were so looking forward to dining in the swan's restsurant as the menu sounded delicious but unfortunatly it was definitely style over substance and extremly overpriced for the area and quality and quantity of food provided

Thank kty910
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Some dishes stood out, the seabass 'fish and chips' had the largest and thickest sea bass I have ever seen,with a very light batter, the creamed peas were absolutely delicious and the foamed tartare sauce was very novel (and green!), the beetroot salmon mousse starter...More

Thank LilwenLlewellyn
Reviewed 7 September 2015

We have visited the Swan before and one of its key features is the food and the ambience of its restaurant. Tonight we visited and asked for a table and were shown to the Bistro where we had very good if not expensive meal for...More

1  Thank Keith S
Reviewed 20 August 2015

The food was lovely, both meals cooked to perfection. Great service as well as we were on a lunch break time limit and Craig made sure we were served promptly. I can also highly recommend the Sunday lunch menu.

Thank Claire B
Reviewed 15 August 2015

excellent quality food,many interesting choices,excellent wait staff,cozy,limited wine-by-the-glass selections

Thank LarryHA72
Reviewed 30 July 2015

Good food and good value - we particularly enjoyed the fish and chips and the wine list was varied with plenty of choice.

Thank Rosemary W
Reviewed 8 June 2015

Most years, around seven of us go to the Hay Festival and a highlight when the sun shine is always lazy lunch in the Swan garden. This year we had dinner in the restaurant for the first time and it was excellent - one of...More

Thank Dee S
Reviewed 7 January 2015

Great hotel, friendly staff. Food and accommodation excellent. Old hotel with loads of character. No dislikes. Avery pleasant two night stay

Thank Patbridgend
Reviewed 15 December 2014

Really good well prepared food served by young and enthusiastic staff. The Hereforshire steak was one of the best that I have had anywhere.

Thank Bastapasta24
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
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  • Address: The Swan At Hay Hotel Church Street | Church Street, Hay-on-Wye HR3 5DQ, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Powys  >  Hay-on-Wye
  • This restaurant is at The Swan at Hay
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