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The Swan

Bridge End | Bridge End, MK43 8LS, Bromham, Bedfordshire, England, Bromham MK43 8LS, England
+44 1234 823284
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Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good21%
  • Average16%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible20%
Travellers talk about
“pulled pork” (4 reviews)
“burger” (9 reviews)
“pudding” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Bridge End | Bridge End, MK43 8LS, Bromham, Bedfordshire, England, Bromham MK43 8LS, England
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1 - 10 of 321 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The hamburger taste was fine, the choice is not big but it is a good solution for a beer and for a lunch with friends. Prices not high, medium quality.

Thank Alberto M
Michelle R, Public Relations Manager at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments, we are working very hard with our team at The Swan to improve our quality of food and service, and appreciate your comments.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Used to use this pub regularly many years ago and recently had the opportunity to return. What a disappointment. Had to walk through a bunch of smokers sheltering from the weather to get in through the front door, then as the door opened my nostrils...More

Thank Hic_et_Ubique
Michelle R, Public Relations Manager at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments, we are working hard with the young team we have at The Swan to improve food and service, and hope when you visit next time you will see a marked improvement

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in to have a few beers and dinner. The beer was good, but the dinner was oily and overcooked. Had fish and chips. I recommend this only if you want to EAT CHEAPLY but not too fussed about gourmet delights.

Thank Eugene L T
Michelle R, Front Office Manager at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments, we take all our reviews on board and will use them to help our team improve the food and service. we hope you will visit us again soon.

Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Met up with a couple of friends here for catch up and some food. The waitress took our drinks order straight away when we were seated. When we weren't ready to order our food, she didn't mind coming back later. When our food arrived the...More

Thank DDonoghue88
Michelle R, Public Relations Manager at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments, we are pleased you found the service attentive, and will highlight your comments about the food to our kitchen team to help improve quality.

Reviewed 9 November 2017

good food beer only green king served, service ok not as good as previous years, parking plenty of space

1  Thank Graham0352
Michelle R, Public Relations Manager at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the 5* review our team will be pleased you had a great time and enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Wanted light lunch, preferably just a starter, or a sandwich. Ordered drinks, no Stella! Sat and chose 2 starters from the menu, sorry no Pate, changed for Potato cake and black pudding. I was informed that this was not available either, settled for 2 Pigs...More

Thank Richard0503
Michelle R, Public Relations Manager at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments, the team at The Swan is currently going through some changes, and we hope when you visit in the future you will see a marked improvement in our food and service.

Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Avoid this pub at all costs. Absolutely shocking, rude and highly disappointing service. Ruined an engagement celebration meal for a couple visiting from Australia. We waited 3 hours to get one (pre-ordered) course. Warm rose wine served ... in fish bowl glasses. Forgotten meal. No...More

Thank jennief87
Michelle R, Public Relations Manager at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments, please accept my apology for the way you were treated on your recent visit, I would like the opportunity to contact you personally, please email me details to 4084@greeneking.co.uk.

Reviewed 25 October 2017

Went for dinner ,the food was basic quality microwavable food. Service was very slow. Did not bear well when most of the kitchen staffs uniforms looked dirty and grubby.this pub has changed hands several times but somehow they never seem to get it right. Unfortunately...More

Thank jacki471
Michelle R, Guest Relations Manager at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments, we are currently working hard with the team to improve food quality and service at The Swan, and hope you will see marked improvements very soon.

Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Empty glasses left on the tables, drink spills on the bar, smelly drains and filthy toilets. Shockingly poor.

Thank ostrich719
Michelle R, Guest Relations Manager at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your review, please accept my apology for the poor state of the business when you visited, we are working hard to make significant improvements, and hope you will visit us again soon.

Reviewed 8 October 2017

Went for a ride out the the other day and thought we would stop for lunch. We came across the Swan in Bromham Bedfordshire. Well we thought at first from the outside it looked full of character albeit a little bit tired but we went...More

1  Thank cathnewbery1953
Michelle R, Guest Relations Manager at The Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your 5* review, we look forward to welcoming you again soon

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bridge End | Bridge End, MK43 8LS, Bromham, Bedfordshire, England, Bromham MK43 8LS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bedfordshire  >  Bromham
  • Phone Number: +44 1234 823284
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