The Metropolitan Pub Company operate a number of pubs in Central and Greater London.
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The Black Swan Ockham
Old LaneCobhamKT11 1NG
- Public transport:
- Effingham Junction, National Railway
Good pub food, a bit fancy. Lovely weekend BBQ plus a gastric pub menu. I had a cheeseburger, crispy on the outside just as I like it. It was served with chips and three different salads. A great kids menu too, with smaller portions of adult quality food. There's a definite relaxed bourgeois quality, if you are into that sort of thing. Dishes range between 9 and 15 pounds for lunch.
Stuck up atmosphere, where you have to even queue to sit outside. The pub quality food is very overpriced at over £16 for main. And £7-8 for a starter or dessert. Try a genuine local pub rathermore
All they are missing is a children's play area. Food beautifully done. Beers a good selection. A bit noisy from road but oodles of setting, great loos and charming multi cultural staff.more
Once again I'm visiting the Black Swan having lunch with local friends. Had our usual table reserved. Arrived around half 2 which was nice as most of the families with kids were leaving. One thing the annoys me more than bad food is a restaurant full of kids running wild. Looks like we picked the right time. As for the food the menu was varied with some very nice selections or both the...more
One of those things I think that all Brits instinctively desire is a "nice country pub for Sunday Lunch": this establishment in not-so-rural Surrey manages to tick all the boxes for me:
- Plenty of parking
- Plenty of tables in the garden (with a BBQ option)
- Good food in generous portions
- Good service
They managed to score a quick bonus point with me virtually as soon as we sat down for...more