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Summary

“Strangely rustic in feel for somewhere in deepest Chiswick” – this tucked-away hostelry is “one of the best in West London”; the cooking is “surprisingly interesting and sophisticated”, the service is a veritable “charm offensive”, and the set-up works well both in winter (wood panels, fire, sofas) and summer (“luscious beer garden”).

£48
Very Good
Exceptional
Exceptional
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

“In the fabulous garden, it feels like you’re on holiday”, at this “spacious” and characterful pub, tucked-away on the Chiswick/Acton borders; service is “very warm and welcoming” too, and the Mediterranean cooking is “wonderful”.

£46
Very Good
Very Good
Exceptional
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

The food shows impressive “attention to detail” and the service is really “lovely”, but it’s the “fabulous” atmosphere – and “the best pub garden” – which primarily underpin the popularity of this “traditional” Chiswick boozer.

£44
Very Good
Very Good
Exceptional
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

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10 pm, Fri & Sat 10.30 pm, Sun 10 pm

The Swan Restaurant Diner Reviews

Reviews of The Swan Restaurant in W4, London by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of The Swan restaurant.
Peter C
On this visit the food was not up to the us...
Reviewed 8 months, 16 days ago

"On this visit the food was not up to the usual standard which was disappointing."

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Martin B
better than average pub grub in an atmosphe...
Reviewed 9 months, 9 days ago

"better than average pub grub in an atmospheric pub in Chiswick. Good Sunday lunch. But not worth crossing town for."

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1 Evershed Walk,119 Acton Ln, London, W4 5HH
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lunch 12.30 pm - 4 pm, dinner 7 pm - 10.30 pm
Last orders: 10 pm, Fri & Sat 10.30 pm, Sun 10 pm

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