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The White Swan at Fence

300 Wheatley Ln Rd, Fence, BB12 9QA

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Main course: £17
Food spend: £28
Opening hours
Tuesday & Wednesday: 12:00 - 14:00 & 17:30 - 20:30
Thursday to Saturday: 12:00 - 14:00 & 17:30 - 21:00
Sunday: 12:00 - 18:30.

excellent food wines atmosphere - good staff

Stuart King 25 December 2017
from manchester

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The White Swan at Fence boasts roaring fires, a cosy ambience and a truly inventive menu of bold world flavours made with fresh, seasonal produce. This exciting blend of traditional countryside pub and fantastic fine dining has seen the Michelin Guide award its coveted Bib Gourmand.

The White Swan at Fence menu changes daily, and is dependent on what seasonal ingredients will be best to use at the time. Dishes have included eclectic starters like pig's head nuggets with lardo and cauliflower salad, and smoked eel with parsnip, charred kale and veal. Premium British flavours are found in mains like Goosnargh guinea fowl with baked celeriac, wild mushrooms and lovage, and Scottish mackerel with kohlrabi, apple and organic lemon.

Desserts at The White Swan at Fence Burnley feature stunningly presented creations, such as vanilla panna cotta with leafy lemon, iced rhubarb and flowers. There is a full wine list served, and signature homemade spirit infusions.

Featuring bold, inventive recipes and a welcoming ambience, The White Swan at Fence sits just 6 minutes' drive from Brierfield Rail Station

The White Swan at Fence

300 Wheatley Ln Rd, Fence, BB12 9QA

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Customer reviews for The White Swan at Fence

4.8 ((((( (based on 208 reviews)
98% of diners recommend this restaurant
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  • dinner (164)
  • lunch (128)
  • value (70)
  • romantic (46)
  • luxury (36)
  • private dining (23)
  • business (21)
  • trendy (18)
  • child friendly (7)
  • large parties (7)
  • al fresco (6)
  • entertainment (6)
  • views (5)
  • afternoon tea (2)
  • ((((( 21 January 2018 by Jacob Baldwin from Cambridge

    The best restaurant in the area, by far!

  • ((((* 15 January 2018 by Anthony Lund from blacko

    Overall very good meal I don,t care for dogs in dining rooms, didnt realise when I booked.
    Staff very pleasant and helpfull , priced well.

  • ((((( 25 December 2017 by Stuart King from manchester

    excellent food wines atmosphere - good staff

  • ((((* 21 December 2017 by Trevor North from Ilkley

    Lovely food.Warm welcome.Good Service.Great atmosphere.

  • ((((( 21 December 2017 by Dave from Burnley

    Warm and friendly, great staff, amazing food, never been disappointed.
    Highly revommended.
    Food is stunning to look at and tastes even better, very talented chef.

  • ((((( 21 December 2017 by King Stuart from manchester

    good food in cosy restaurant great staff

  • ((((( 21 December 2017 by Di Grimshaw from Clitheroe

    Excellent food. Venison and halibut delicious. Tom is an exciting young chef. It’s our favourite restaurant and we are never disappointed. Friendly, informal pub atmosphere with great service and high end dining.

  • ((((* 21 December 2017 by James from Rossendale

    My wife was right, again, delicious food, charming hosts. I do like oat cakes with cheese though. Kind regards James.

  • ((((( 27 November 2017 by Joseph Buirds from Burnley

    Sunday Lunch excellent

  • ((((( 19 November 2017 by Andrew from Blackburn

    Both mains were very good Chips were great. The cheese board had the widest selection I have ever seen. But the chocolate souffle was the best.
    Pint of Landlord was excellent .

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