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The Black Swan

$$ - $$$, British,
44 Market Place, Belper DE56 1FZ, England
+44 1773 823000
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (39 reviews)
“nachos” (9 reviews)
“pitta” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
44 Market Place, Belper DE56 1FZ, England
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1 - 10 of 215 reviews

Reviewed today

Great pub at the top of the town centre, great place to get a pint before or after a visit to the Ritz which was the reason we visited and very glad we tried the great alcohol on offer, atmosphere and style of the pub...More

Thank TeamWard
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

9 of us went for an early evening meal offer before 7pm . Food was very god value 2for £14 . Everybody enjoyed their meal and their was a good variety of meals had. Drinks were reasonably priced and a very pleasant night had by...More

Thank bucksDerbyshire
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here as we often do at weekend.was really full of people eating ..no where to sit stand etc.i understand the downstairs has been closed now but on a sat night when everyones out for a drink theres no where for the drinkers! Personally would...More

Thank Amanda C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Still great food and drink venue in week. Weekends now neither as spoilt by moving food to upstairs. Can't get anywhere to sit for a drink and new tables crammed in near bar so can't even get round or near the bar. So so loud....More

Thank dobbie7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Black Swan is in the centre of Belper , and is great for a drink. as it was a Saturday night it can get busy

Thank David R
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Popped in on spec after briefly looking at the website. Very pleasantly surprised. Huge menu range - we opted for tapas and nachos. Good value (proper main courses two for £14 mid week) washed down with real ale.

Thank BuxtonKate
Reviewed 29 November 2017

We went on a Monday, early evening for a bite to eat. I had phoned beforehand to ask about gluten free options. We opted for tapas as we weren't in the mood for a big plate, surprisingly decent selection of gf tapas, large portions, we...More

Thank Marg C
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

This WAS brilliant as a dining pub in the week and a separate restaurant at weekends Visited today for a drink and decided to stay for a meal What an error!!! Food still de-lic-ious BUT It’s difficult to enjoy a meal when the ‘pub’ clientele...More

Thank Catherine S
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Great place to eat, suggest booking was very busy around 6pm on a Friday evening. Food was freshly prepared and delicious. Friendly bar and restaurant staff.

Thank Lynne B
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

This is the worse tapas I have ever been to. The meatballs and chicken were dry. The best part was the crusty bread. Definitely wouldn’t go again.

Thank 840leahm
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Questions & Answers
Sharon H
7 November 2015|
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Response from RubyJohnPoppy | Reviewed this property |
I think 7.30 pm is the latest booking time. Best to check with the Black Swan .
Sharon H
7 November 2015|
Response from Della W | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I contributed my opinions to trip advisor about the black swan. I'm unsure about the times that the Black Swan serves food until on an evening. My guess would be, that they would serve food until 9.00pm. You might want... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 Market Place, Belper DE56 1FZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Belper
  • Phone Number: +44 1773 823000
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