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Black Swan Inn

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2890 Shawnigan Lake Rd, Shawnigan Lake, British Columbia V0R 2W0, Canada
+1 250-743-5133
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good37%
  • Average34%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible8%
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“wings” (9 reviews)
“burger” (13 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Canadian
$$ - $$$
2890 Shawnigan Lake Rd, Shawnigan Lake, British Columbia V0R 2W0, Canada
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Reviewed March 28, 2018 via mobile

Happened upon this pub and were pleasantly surprised. Enjoyed the great burger night special so much that we went back for the wing night special and it was pretty good as well. The only disappointment was that they ran out of the craft beer that...More

Thank MapleRidgeMalf
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed the Tuesday Special of tacos choices of chicken,beef or fish @ 3 for $10.00. Added a yummy side salad. Lovely community feel. Very pleasant server attentive and friendly. Meal was tasty, served promptly and would return. Heading South On Malahat Hwy exit Cobble Hill...More

Thank patriciae648
Reviewed August 10, 2017

the burgers here are very good they have other dishes that are above average, the ambiance is typical pub with pool tables and dart boards. fun people and atmosphere

Thank bighands2017
Reviewed June 14, 2017 via mobile

Being new to the area we dropped into this local watering hole. Great place. Excellent chicken wings with several flavours. Loved the atmosphere & decor, reminds us of an English style pub. Friendly & fast service by Tanya's. Will definately be back & highly recommend...More

Thank Audrey A
Reviewed May 23, 2017

the Black Swan is slightly rough local pub, frequented by regulars for both the beer and the food, which is usually a good example of typical pub food -- burgers, fries, etc.

Thank Shawniguy
Reviewed May 11, 2017

We visited the pub at noon on a Wednesday. We were surprised to be the only customers in the place, but within 15 mins there were at least a dozen more people. We ordered lunch (club sandwich and a burger) and when the food arrived...More

Thank Saanich_traveller
Reviewed April 13, 2017

Visited this neighborhood pub with a hiking group recently. The decor is dated and tired looking. Lots of choices on menu and several specials were offered. Good beer selection. Food was sub par. Everything overcooked and fairly pricey for pub food. Service was very good...More

Thank Gary S
Reviewed April 10, 2017

go in with low expectations and be blown away at how great it is. The food is surprisingly good, service is excellent, and the live music can be great as well.

Thank philipgraham2017
Reviewed March 24, 2017 via mobile

The black swan has finally changed their menu and has some very good items. I'm in love with the Cajun chicken wrap. Prices seem a little steep but food is very much improved.

Thank islandgurl55
Reviewed March 14, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I met here 20 plus years ago and we still stop in at least once a month for a tasty Swan burger or one of their other specials which change nightly.

Thank Jeff M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2890 Shawnigan Lake Rd, Shawnigan Lake, British Columbia V0R 2W0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Shawnigan Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 250-743-5133
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