The White Swan

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Found along Covent Garden's narrow New Row, The White Swan boasts a historic bar on the ground floor, and an upstairs dining room serving hearty dishes. Along with all the British pub favourites, the White Swan is a specialist in fish dishes, so go for the tempura battered soft shell crab or the seafood thermidor for something a little different to the typical pub grub.


Average main course £12.00 per diner
Average food spend £25.00 per diner

Venue Details & Map

The White Swan

14 New Row
+44 (0)20 3077 1129
Public transport:
Leicester Square, Underground

Yelp Reviews

8.00 out of 5
based on 30 reviews

Top 5 reviews of The White Swan

5.0 out of 5
07 March 2018
by Lauren A.

Great place if you're looking for a quick bite. I split the large fish in chips with a friend and it was great. Would definitely come here again if I'm at Covent garden! more

3.0 out of 5
05 July 2017
by Rolando N.

Solid pub fare. Service was excellent. Menu items were limited on this day as they were out of most fish plates including fish and chips.

The mixed grill plate was a little bland

Bangers and mash were simple but very good. The gravy was very nice and a good flavor to the dish.

Burger was ok but nothing special. more

5.0 out of 5
14 September 2017
by Shawn L.

For classic fish n chips, a variety of meat pies this place is a must visit. It's in the heart of the inner London and right beside covent gardens more

4.0 out of 5
25 May 2017
by S. T.

This review is for the upstairs dining room, not the pub.

Having been to Dishoom, and found a queue of an hour and a half, we started exploring other options in Covent Garden. If we couldn't have the best Indian food, we wanted traditional British. We were recommended The White Swan, and we weren't disappointed.

Covent Garden was a madhouse at 8:00, with teeming crowds milling around every... more

4.0 out of 5
01 October 2017
by Marc L.

Ate here last night - my significant other and I both ordered pies - her's was chicken & chorizo and mine was beef and mushroom. They were both excellent and I would actually recommend coming back here again.

My only complaint is that the service is a bit slow - it took a while to be waited upon. But again, the food was excellent so that overcame the other issue.

I also do wish they had a... more

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