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Swan with Two Nicks

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
Park Lane | Little bollington, Altrincham WA14 4TJ, England
+44 161 928 2914
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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“fresh fish” (9 reviews)
“lamb shank” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
Park Lane | Little bollington, Altrincham WA14 4TJ, England
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1 - 10 of 921 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

What a lovely welcoming pub.the food was delicious,great helpful staff,was very busy would strongly advise booking ,great area outside to eat or drink if the weather is good ,the pub is also dog friendly in the bar area,although we ate in the charming dinning room.would...More

Thank tracey13wooster
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We called for lunch today, 4 adults & 2 children, after a long wait ( over a hour for sandwiches ) we asked one of the young waiters how long our food would be, he was rude & ubrupt, the food came around 15 mins...More

1  Thank Sarah T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely setting to have a nice drink in the beer garden, food was just average pub food so don’t expect anything amazing.

1  Thank derekbBolton
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Every time we come back from Australia we visit The Swan. Last time was a year ago. it was Ok but not sensational as in the past. We went in Sptember 2018 and once again it was good, but not excellent as in the past....More

1  Thank waboy
Annabel206, Manager at Swan with Two Nicks, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Many thanks for your review, pleased that you always visit us on your trips. we have had the same chefs for over 10 years and I have been here 13 years,we use the same butchers and suppliers so I am not sure what has changed....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was so looking forward to a quaint pub lunch after a walk over from Dunham Massey but I was extremely underwhelmed. I had a prawn marie rose sandwich. The sandwich was mainly bread. The filling was so lacking. The prawns were tiny, watery and...More

2  Thank Zoe B
Annabel206, Manager at Swan with Two Nicks, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback, I am so sorry that the sandwich was not to our usual standard, however I would of appreciated you advising a member of staff who could easily have rectified this for you. We would of changed the sandwich with very...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Three of us ate here for one night whilst on a canal holiday. The pub is an old country Inn with an old world ambience. We found the food to be very good and accompanied by some very nice local ale. Recommended.

Thank silverfox1942
Annabel206, Manager at Swan with Two Nicks, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, very pleased to read that you enjoyed our visit and we hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice friendly pub, handy if staying at guest house next door. Staff friendly, only pub food not an extensive menu and seem to be too many people with dogs.More

Thank SussexSandie
Annabel206, Manager at Swan with Two Nicks, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words, we do have a large fresh fish specials board as well as Chefs daily specials, these are advertised on our boards in the restaurant, I take it from your review you were in the bar area where dogs are...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went here for Sunday Roast and wasn't impressed really. Great location, lovely atmosphere and staff seemed friendly enough but the food was just so bland. I rarely use salt and pepper but in this instance it was definitely required. Don't get me wrong, I ate...More

1  Thank PeteMakstar
Annabel206, Manager at Swan with Two Nicks, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, I am saddened to read that you thought our roast was bland and the comments have been fed back to the chefs. We certainly do not serve any frozen products, the vegetables are all fresh, roast potatoes are roasted that...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Service is excellent, the food (as on previous visits) was very good, the beer is well kept, and the atmosphere very pleasant. What more could you want from a pub lunch?

Thank Christopher Cli... K
Annabel206, Manager at Swan with Two Nicks, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for sharing your experience at the Swan, very pleased to read that you enjoy the pub, service and friendly staff. Look forward to seeing you soon

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Varied menu and blackboard specials. Service was excellent. However my choice from vegetarian menu a goat's cheese and sweet potato pie was pretty dry and the flavours did not marry well. Other friends had vegetatian lasagne' steak and ale pie and scampi and chips which...More

Thank siamesecatpat
Annabel206, Manager at Swan with Two Nicks, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, I will pass your comments re the Heidi Pie to Pieminister who are the company that makes this pie, all the other food we make is homemade on the premises, but we also sell a range of pies throughout the...More

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Redzed3
13 June 2018|
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Response from Annabel206 | Property representative |
there is a pub nearby that is now closed that used to be The nags head then recently the Cheshire lounge if that helps
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Sezz P
15 January 2018|
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Response from James N | Reviewed this property |
100%! They provide dog bowls and everything
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David R
22 September 2016|
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Response from Annabel206 | Property representative |
Our Christmas Menus are available to view on the Onion ring Website or you can collect a copy from the pub itself. Hope this is useful, we can also email one to you if needed
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 16 - US$ 28
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, View, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Park Lane | Little bollington, Altrincham WA14 4TJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Trafford  >  Altrincham
  • Phone Number: +44 161 928 2914
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