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The White Swan

$$ - $$$, British,
Shepherd Street | Littleover, Derby DE23 6GA, England
+44 1332 766481
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“quality beef” (2 reviews)
“baguette” (4 reviews)
“steak” (12 reviews)
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Bar, British, Grill, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Shepherd Street | Littleover, Derby DE23 6GA, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Fab independent real ale village pub with a great carvery option on Sunday. Food all fresh and tasty with generous portions. Service friendly as is the atmosphere. Definitely coming back

Thank AndyAlbi1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a pub of 2 sides. At front more casual with sport on large screen TV. At back more sit down for meal. The food is good value, good sized and tasty. Good beer choice and wine not bad either. Good place for a...More

Thank WildCatElf
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Found myself eating lunch here with my sisters family and have to say that it was very good. There is a large choice both on the light bites and main meals. I had a baguette which came with a salad garnish and chips. Have to...More

Thank Pinklady9
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

I've visited the White Swan numerous times over the last two years and I can honestly say that the food here is fantastic, and the prices are very competitive! The menu is fairly simple but has enough options for all, with the great addition of...More

Thank supertraveltramp
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

As in my title can't fault I .plenty of quality beers and lagers and food is well priced .Spoilt it's on my door step

Thank Daz R
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Had the Sunday carvery with my partner and was not disappointed. The meat was juicy and plentiful and the choice of veg and potatoes the best I've had. The Yorkshire puddings were big and obviously home made. A delight all round. Just make sure you...More

Thank Peggy H
Reviewed 24 July 2017

A lovely old quaint pub very friendly and clean pub with lovely bar meals and beers etc a guaranteed visit

Thank garybednall1-uk
Reviewed 18 July 2017

1st class service the Sunday roast was excellent and the beer was 1st class and the price was very good value will visit this pub again

Thank Z2201JLanthonyc
Reviewed 14 July 2017

We were taken here for the Sunday carvery by friends who live nearby. The place was very busy - always a good sign - but they were using an effective disc system to allocate people to vacant tables. The roasts were beautifully cooked and the...More

Thank Xraydiant
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Great food. This is one of the only places we have been over the years where we have never had to send anything back, which is quite a feat. We usually go for the rump steak. The beer is always good and staff friendly and...More

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Questions & Answers
4 September 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Jessica Scarlet C | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can take dogs in the bar area
12 April 2016|
Response from White Swan L | Property representative |
No, we only take bookings for larger parties. If you can't find a table when you come in, just ask at the bar and they will sort one out for you asap.
20 March 2016|
Response from White Swan L | Property representative |
No booking required for Sunday Carvery
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shepherd Street | Littleover, Derby DE23 6GA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Derby
  • Phone Number: +44 1332 766481
  • E-mail
A fun & vibrant local pub in the heart of Littleover Village, Derby. The White Swan is a friendly community based pub that stocks a fantastic range of draught beers, lagers, ciders & fine wines. The White Swan is also renowned for its excellent food. Please see our menu page and come down to try us out.
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