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The Swan

$$ - $$$, British,
2 Hutton Road | Ash Vale, Aldershot GU12 5HA, England
+44 1252 325212
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good27%
  • Average14%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible18%
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“pulled pork” (7 reviews)
“prawns” (11 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Hutton Road | Ash Vale, Aldershot GU12 5HA, England
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Reviewed yesterday

The Swan is my Local and used to have a wide selection of Guest Ales on offer from all over the UK. Since Chef and Brewer were acquired by Greene King the emphasis has been to stock many of their own Brands ( Which is...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 3 days ago

We had previously booked the table, the service was excellent, we were seated promptly, the waiter took our orders after about 10 minutes, these were delivered in a timely manner. The food was very well presented, hot and delicious. The staff were very good,, not...More

Review collected in partnership with Greene King
Thank 500sheilat
Reviewed 4 days ago

I met a friend here for lunch. We waited outside, along with a few others, until 12 noon for it to open. The food was typical pub grub, but a vast menu with something to suit most tastes. The staff were friendly. It was a...More

Thank brooksby3
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

To enjoy the last few times we can sit outside. Lovely patio area lots of tables. Quick service. We had gammon and pineapple and chips which was tasty and hot and the garden bowl with salmon and raspberry balsamic dressing. Wonderful. Friendly staff

Thank Sam M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Must have a new chef the food was 1st class with good service. Have booked for New Year dinner and celebs

Review collected in partnership with Chef & Brewer
Thank anthonym1935
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the first dinner that we've had in the Swan for at least 3 years. Our grandchildren enjoy eating in the Swan.

Review collected in partnership with Greene King
Thank boxallchris
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited during the week for dinner. It was quite busy but I think that is more to do with the fact that there are no other decent local pubs rather than the fact that it’s outstanding. My calamari resembled 3 large onion rings and tasted...More

Thank FrancesB615
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

went with a group for a walk along the canal and had lunch at The Swan.We were the first people to step in when it opened at 1200 Hrs.I ordered a lasania but was told a few minutes later that they had run out of...More

Thank Rosa162014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

went to celebrate wedding anniverary with family, daughter had travelled 2 hours to join us. She ordered a chicken burger which was frankly digusting, it was plastered in pink mayonnaaise in a stale supermarket role and a chicken burger that made macdonalds look excelent. There...More

Thank Denise M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Shocking service. Pressured into ordering before ready as told had large table orders to take, food served by miserable staff, bill chucked on table with instant turn of back. Laughable really. Food was average.

Thank Lesley C
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1 April 2016|
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Response from Richard P | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest that if they cant be bothered to answer the phone then you shouldn't bother going there. Online booking may be more convenient for them but if you have a question that you wish to ask them then you should be... More
David L
6 August 2015|
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Response from David L | Reviewed this property |
This Pub is great but random in the quality stakes. Love the pub but whenever there is a new manager it goes downhill. Might you consider the Crown and Cushion?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Hutton Road | Ash Vale, Aldershot GU12 5HA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Aldershot
  • Phone Number: +44 1252 325212
A Chef and Brewer Gastro Pub.
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