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swan inn

Rodden Row, Abbotsbury, Weymouth, England
+44 1305 871249
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good36%
  • Average23%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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“lasagne” (8 reviews)
“salad” (9 reviews)
“faggots” (2 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
Rodden Row, Abbotsbury, Weymouth, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here with a group of friends on a Sunday walk. The Sunday roast was fabulous. Plenty of meat, veg and gravy. Just how I like it. Others in the party had various things off the extensive menu which they too found to be plentiful...More

Thank Tollee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came here for supper - it's a traditional village pub, doesn't make itself out to be anything else, with quite extensive menu. The food was good, barman friendly - all in all a pleasant experience.

Thank sallychips2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had fish and chips in this pub after visiting the Swannery and farm. The fish was of the frozen variety but the batter was crispy and the meal tasty. There is a massive menu and the pub was full on a Sunday lunchtime. The...More

Thank Thaigrannie
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped off here because the building looked well cared for. Inside you will find a traditional bar area and a skittle alley. Outside there is a lovely garden with about 12 tables. The menu is a very traditional pub style menu with specials on the...More

Thank Adrian C
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

We stayed in Dorset for a week and this was the best food we ate. We had home made chicken pie with chips and veg and gravy, all so hot we had to wait for it to cool! It was delicious. So nice that even...More

Thank Helen-9999
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Very friendly staff quick service food was quite good beer was cold. Not more you could ask for really.

Thank Matt P
Reviewed 18 August 2017

I had walked the coastal path all day. I stopped for a meal at the amount of food was barely enough to feed a child and with a glass of wine it was only £16. I will not be going there again

Thank cathavgh
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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Called in on the way back to our campsite at east fleet after a busy day fossil hunting. A charming pub with a bit of character, we all enjoyed our food which was no Michelin 3 star standard but was good hearty pub grub and...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Called in on way back from Lyme Regis. Lovely steak and kidney pie with proper home cooked veg. Large car park and beer garden.

Thank hhggtgcd
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Went for an evening meal on a cold rainy summers evening to this Inn. The interior is a little tired, but welcoming. My daughter and me ordered the faggots, hubby ordered the home made beef pie. Just what we needed! The portions were large and...More

Thank Alexa K
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Andy F
31 July 2017|
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Jane L
20 August 2016|
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Response from Mats D | Reviewed this property |
It is an old place. I did not think about that. Sorry I think you have to call them. I remember a large parking and easy acces to entrance but no details, im sorry! Regards Mats dahlen
Carole A
27 June 2016|
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Response from Donsafe | Reviewed this property |
Neither did I, sorry but have a great visit
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rodden Row, Abbotsbury, Weymouth, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Weymouth  >  Abbotsbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1305 871249
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