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The Swan

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
Ley Hill, Chesham HP5 1UT, England
+44 1494 783075
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (3 reviews)
“risotto” (3 reviews)
“roast beef” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Ley Hill, Chesham HP5 1UT, England
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Reviewed 22 October 2017

We visited on Saturday 21 October as a party of six, having booked a couple of days before. We had been reserved a very pleasant table in a bay just inside the front, and not too far from the inglenook fireplace. The bar area itself...More

1  Thank Gerald G
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Went here for lunch, very charming staff and we liked the fact that it was a relatively simple menu but the quality was excellent. Lovely old pub which has been sympathetically updated. We will definitely visit again.

Thank terryandlindy
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Meet friends here it was a week day evening it was very quiet but that didn't matter to us. We were given friendly and warm welcome, the food was great and the portions just right not too big or small. We didn't leave the pub...More

Thank Janet M
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Visited this pub for a light meal on a Sunday lunchtime. We only wanted a snack as we were halfway round a walk and there was a nice choice of starters which was all we wanted. What we had was very nice and the only...More

Thank janemarion99
Reviewed 26 September 2017

The Swan is our pub of choice especially when we're tired after a day's outing and want to relax with good food, good service and good conversation. Sam always remembers the wine I regularly drink when I draw a blank. And has a comment to...More

Thank Mermie K
Reviewed 24 September 2017

We go here quite often when we want a meal that is better than your average pub grub. Never been disappointed with the food and ale. Lovely old pub and friendly Landlady.

Thank newmanhome
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Great food and beer nice setting overlooking golf course and cricket field so nice for the summer ,and winter roaring log fire inthe bar

Thank Andy S
Reviewed 13 September 2017

What a wonderful find....a real olde world real pub.... with enthusiastic lady.... very nice and helpful, good ambiance place.. very clean..and fresh...nice drinks, excellent food and good selection, compliments to the chef...... definitely will go again....

Thank stuart-harley
Reviewed 13 August 2017

We are occasional visitors to this pub and are never disappointed. With the hope of seeing the Persieds meteor shower we headed to the dark skies of Ley Hill. Cloudy sky thwarted the view but what a fabulous meal we had in the meantime. The...More

Thank Steven T
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

We visited as a family for Sunday lunch. It is a really welcoming pub with fantastic food, and hands down the cleanest toilets I think I have ever been in lol!

1  Thank parklane40
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Questions & Answers
19 July 2016|
Response from NigelByatt | Property representative |
Hi, I am sorry but we have no rooms or accommodation. We are a pub restaurant only.
19 July 2016|
Response from NigelByatt | Property representative |
We do allow dogs anywhere in our garden (front and back). By special arrangement we also allow dogs inside in our Snug area if the weather is bad, but this needs to be prearranged to ensure availability of the Snug.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ley Hill, Chesham HP5 1UT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Buckinghamshire  >  Chesham
  • Phone Number: +44 1494 783075
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