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The Swan Inn

| Oxon, Swinbrook, Burford OX18 4DY, England
+44 1993 823339
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
08:00 - 23:30All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
| Oxon, Swinbrook, Burford OX18 4DY, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food here, on my fourth visit, was delicious. Imaginative combinations of fresh vegetables with perfectly cooked fish; the staff were all gracious, helpful and charming. We sat looking out on the garden, with chickens walking around. Absolutely worth the long journey on a busy...More

Thank Opentraveller2013
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What luck - Piers Morgan is lunching here tomorrow! This really is fine dining and worth a complete rave review. But going on and on about food is a little boring - suffice it to say - 2 starters - Crab and a terrine for...More

Thank RobininBRISTOL
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I haven't mentioned Auntie Jean for a while have I! Well, last Thursday, August 3rd (the Beloved Mama's birthday), there was a gathering of the clans at this historic venue.. 8 of us in all.. Auntie Jean and I entered like Divas (fashionably late!) thanks...More

Thank Diane W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Swan Inn is a great stay. the rooms are scattered over 3 buildings. very nice ambiance, good food and beverages and a very nice garden. the morning we enjoyed our tea an coffe in the garden the cook cut rubarb from their garden to...More

Thank nlpat
Reviewed 8 August 2017

A very beautiful spot in a tiny village complete with cricket pitch. Very tasteful decor in both pub and across the road in the converted cottage by the river. We stayed in Riverside room and Riverview rooms and both were top class. Beds superb. The...More

Thank Kilkenny311
Reviewed 6 August 2017

I was travelling with a friend (the other mother-in-law) and we spent 3 nights BBD here. Our (twin) room was in the cottage over the road. The room was spacious, comfortable and tastefully decorated. We found the staff really lovely and the food excellent. No...More

Thank Rita K
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

We ate here as a family party of 13 in the conservatory. The food was excellent - I had the squid, lamb and Eton Mess. It's always difficult service such a large party but I have to say that on this occasion the service was...More

2  Thank nickswlon
Reviewed 28 July 2017

We had some of the best sandwiches we have ever had when we discovered this pub by chance when looking for somewhere for lunch on a vintage car tour. We wished we could have gone back and sampled the dinner menu.

Thank 50crocks
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Visited the Swan Inn yesterday for the first time for Sunday Lunch. The staff were very attentive and first impressions were good. Both my Husband and I had the roast lamb which was soft and really excellent, accompanied by roast potatoes, vegetables and a lovely...More

Thank Angela D
Daniel M, General Manager at The Swan Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2017

Dear Angela, Thank you very much for taking the time on writing such a positive review, the chefs were absolutely delighted about the compliments received regarding the local lamb and deserts, we are all looking forward to welcome you next time for another great experience...More

Reviewed 16 July 2017

Enjoyed a business lunch where we partook of starters and main both of which were very tasty, cooked to perfection, I had the sea bream and it was possibly the best one I have every had. Service was a little slow at first but then...More

Thank Mr_HappyWiltshire
Daniel M, General Manager at The Swan Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2017

Dear guest, Thank you very much for visiting The Swan on a business lunch trip , we are extremely happy we didn't disappointed you regarding food on your visit , unfortunately sometimes when is getting extremely busy the service may get a bit slow, as...More

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Dave O
9 August 2017|
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Response from Daniel M | Property representative |
Hi, Thank you very much much for your enquiry and also to the guest who gave few answers regarding the walk, we do small fish&chips and small sausages & chips at £7.50 , also we offer for free at the Bar a personalised... More
14 January 2017|
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Response from Daniel M | Property representative |
yes we do , looking forward to seeing you here :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 41
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, View, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
08:30 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Oxon, Swinbrook, Burford OX18 4DY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Burford  >  Swinbrook
  • Phone Number: +44 1993 823339
  • E-mail
A food led Cotswold Country Inn that sits on the banks of The River Windrush, 3 miles east of Burford . The Inn has 11 boutique letting bedrooms and serves delicious food , Real Ales and fine Wine .
We are looking forward to welcoming your here !

Daniel Manlup
General Manager
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