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The Alderton Swan

The Street | Alderton, Woodbridge IP12 3BL, England
+44 1394 411366
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Overview
  • Excellent86%
  • Very good9%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (6 reviews)
“calamari” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Bar, European, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
The Street | Alderton, Woodbridge IP12 3BL, England
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1 - 10 of 133 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Just came back from the swan. We ordered the same meal as we did last week at the sister pub the sorrel horse and when asked for any more condiments, we asked for some tabbasco sauce. When the tabbasco sauce arrived we noticed that the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
3  Thank HelenM2764
GaryM4583, Owner at The Alderton Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good evening Thanks for your review, and as per our email exchange kindly accept our apologies for the oversight on our part which has now been rectified However I should mention that it was explained to you at the time that our tabasco sauce is...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying nearby for the weekend and booked here for the Mexican evening, was a really good fun evening with delicious food, and a very warm welcome!

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank John H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’m afraid The Swan was not nearly as good as we’d anticipated. We saw the rave reviews and were really looking forward to our meal. But my wife and I were both a bit underwhelmed. Firstly, the service, both at the bar and at the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank mikebQ6024IZ
GaryM4583, Owner at The Alderton Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Mike, Many thanks for your review, we are sorry that the Swan did not match your expectations. However we are pleased that the front of house team were excellent We would be happy to host you again in the future and to hopefully exceed...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

On the 3rd of Nov my partner and I visited The Alderton Swan for the first time and we were very impressed. The food was very yummy and the restaurant was small but cosy. Two small bits of advice which did not ruin our visit...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jadeisaac97
GaryM4583, Owner at The Alderton Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind words and generous review. In respect to your advice you are absolutely correct on both counts. It is always our intention to offer table service for drinks, so please accept our apologies for our error in this respect....More

Reviewed 11 November 2018

This is a gem in the middle of a quaint, little village. We stopped by on a whim, as we were close by and we didn't regret it at all. Amazing food in a comfortable place. The duck was delicious and the chips really tasted...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank apritchy
GaryM4583, Owner at The Alderton Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We do sincerely appreciate your feedback and kind words and hope to see you again soon. Yours Gary

Reviewed 31 October 2018

We have found this lovely pub with its varied menu and delicious food. Will be recommending to all our friends. Nice atmosphere and a good selection of food and drink.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank wearytraveller17
GaryM4583, Director at The Alderton Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words and generous review which is sincerely appreciated by us all at Team Swan We look forward to welcoming you again soon With best wishes Gary

Reviewed 16 October 2018

We quite literally stumbled upon this pub about a year ago when out walking with our dog and have been coming back regularly ever since even though we live quite a distance from it. The staff without exception are welcoming and always seem pleased to...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Filliefidget
GaryM4583, Owner at The Alderton Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

Thank you most sincerely for the kind and generous review, it is very much appreciated by us all. We are delighted that you also enjoyed the African Night. The Team also felt that it was an exceptional evening so we will certainly plan another one!...More

Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

First time we had visited but friends go regularly. The selection of beers was good. The prosperity is well kept and decorated for what was an old pub building. Decoration is modern and simple with outside seating for the summer. The menu was simple yet...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Michaelmith
GaryM4583, Owner at The Alderton Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Dear Michael Thanks so much for taking the time to post such a comprehensive and generous review, the entire team appreciate it very much indeed. Yours sincerely Gary for and on behalf of Team Swan

Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Beautiful food again. I cannot fault the lovely staff at this restaurant. Thank you for a wonderful service.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Lisa W
GaryM4583, Owner at The Alderton Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Many thanks indeed for the generous review Yours Gary

Reviewed 6 October 2018

We visited this restaurant for a special occasion and were very pleased we did. We were warmly greeted by the staff and we had a very good meal. The service was prompt without being too quick and we would certainly recommend this restaurant to anyone...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Susan S
GaryM4583, Owner at The Alderton Swan, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Dear Susan, We do sincerely appreciate your kind review, and are delighted that we could host you for your special occasion. Thanks also for the recommendation We do,hope to be able to welcome you again soon. Yours Gary

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 38
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 3:30 AM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Street | Alderton, Woodbridge IP12 3BL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Woodbridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1394 411366
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Description
British food with a Mediterranean flair offered by our Spanish chef from Zaragoza, working in conjunction with our talented British chef, creating that perfect fusion of ideas to tantalise one's taste buds!
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