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Swan, Shakespeare's Globe

Swan at Shakespeare's Globe, 21 New Globe Walk, Bankside, London, SE1 9DT +44 2036417700

(((() British
Average
Main course: £20
Food spend: £45
Opening hours
Monday to Thursday: 12:00 - 15:00 & 17:00 - 23:00
Friday & Saturday: 12:00 - 23:00 Sunday: 10:00 - 21:00

One of my favourite restaraunts in London - wonderful food, stunning location and outstanding service. We took our two young children once too, who were made to feel extremely welcome and even given a tour of the kitchen.

Michelle Fairhurst 12 March 2017
from London

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Located at the iconic Shakespeare’s Globe, Swan is a beautiful Bar and Restaurant set over two floors, with stunning views of the Thames and St Paul’s. Seasonal modern British menus are served for breakfast, lunch, dinner and afternoon tea.

Served throughout the day, the Swan menu showcases locally sourced British produce and changes seasonally. A theatre menu is served prior to all performances at The Globe, whilst the set Sunday menu includes a range of traditional roasts alongside modern British options.

The Swan Bar offers all-day dining, from breakfasts, through to lunch, evening meals and cocktails. Focusing on homemade British classics, the menu features fish and chips, sharing boards and indulgent puddings, and is joined by a drinks list which includes local ales, interesting wines and unique cocktails.

Offering glorious British eclecticism and perfectly complementing the theatrical buzz of the next-door Globe theatre, Swan, Shakespeare’s Globe is a 10-minute walk from London Bridge Station.

Swan, Shakespeare's Globe

Swan at Shakespeare's Globe, 21 New Globe Walk, Bankside, London, SE1 9DT

Contact +44 2079289444
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Customer reviews for Swan, Shakespeare's Globe

4.3 (((() (based on 136 reviews)
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  • dinner (66)
  • afternoon tea (62)
  • lunch (59)
  • romantic (49)
  • large parties (30)
  • value (30)
  • luxury (23)
  • private dining (20)
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  • business (18)
  • child friendly (14)
  • breakfast (10)
  • entertainment (9)
  • al fresco (4)
  • ((((( 23 March 2017 by Ann Worledge from Eastleigh

    Loved it. Table with view, beautiful table setting and China, impeccable service from lovely Canadian, nothing was too much trouble, took our photos, explanation of art on walls, super detail of afternoon tea which was delicious. They knew it was my mum's 85th. She was given champagne and delightful chocolates with chocolate writing on plate personalised. Food and tea amazing and given box to take home leftover! Pure delight.

  • ((((( 12 March 2017 by Michelle Fairhurst from London

    One of my favourite restaraunts in London - wonderful food, stunning location and outstanding service. We took our two young children once too, who were made to feel extremely welcome and even given a tour of the kitchen.

  • ((((( 12 March 2017 by Rita Aboagye from London

    The restaurant was lovely, with a great view of the river and the streets below.

    Our afternoon tea was a Midsummer Night's Dream theme, the plates and tea cups were specially designed for it which made it even more special. There was a tailor made cocktail to go with the tea as well.

    The staff were very polite and helpful and the processo was constantly topped up. The food was also very tasty and very well presented.

    We had a great time.

  • ((*** 6 March 2017 by Alison from London

    The restaurant has lovely views of the Thames and nice ambience. The service is good but its a shame that some of the sandwiches were dry and the scones were hard obviously not freshly made and we were given a very small portion of cream and jam to go with them. One of us had the gentlemens tea which was tasty but again a bit dry.


  • ((((( 27 February 2017 by Sue Ferns from London

    One of many many meals at this fabulous restaurant - so obviously good as we keep going back!
    The amazing food (and excellent choice) lovely ambience and river views along with friendly attentive staff make a visit a must.

  • ((((( 18 February 2017 by Bodil Egdal from Cph

    We had High Tea and it was an excellent experience: delicious food, cosy place and kind staff.

  • ((((( 7 February 2017 by Wendy Waite from Haywards Heath

    Excellent afternoon tea with attentive and pleasant service.

  • ((((( 6 January 2017 by David Booth from Portsmouth

    We had a very enjoyable t afternoon with a delicious afternoon tea . Perfect setting overlooking the Thames and excellent tasty food. Pleasant friendly staff.
    A fun experience for our foreign guests.

  • ((((( 4 January 2017 by Robert Zampetti from London

    The setting was alLovely room with window table overlooking the Thames and the dome of St Pauls. The service was attentive and the food delicious.

  • ((((* 30 December 2016 by Sheila Nuttall from Bankside

    We enjoyed the food - the pork belly was perfect. The service was good - friendly and attentive. A small thing the bread and butter was removed following the starter it would be nice if we were asked about this - we'd have preferred to retain it.

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