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“Jewel in a sea of restaurants”
Review of Le Swan

Le Swan
Cuisines: French
Dining options: Dinner, After-hours, Reservations
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Dining options: Dinner, After-hours, Reservations
Reviewed 24 November 2017

Situated in the old town near the basilica, the restaurant is surrounded by a number of other eating places all displaying their set menus outside. We stumbled on Le Swan a year ago and this time we sought it out straight away. The lunch menus are great value; the accommodation is comfortable and the service is charming efficient and in French. Well worth a visit.

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Thank Graham P
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Reviewed 20 November 2017

We had a lovely 3 course set meal here with wine .it was very good could not eat all mine so much .2 bottles of wine 60 euros per couple .lovely staff .

Thank Barry T
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Reviewed 16 November 2017

On a cold damp day, this restaurant was very welcoming for lunch with friendly staff. We had onion soup with croutons and cheese, the fish of the day which was cod in a leek sauce and lovely chips and apple tart. The wine list was more than adequate and we had a half bottle of Alsace Pinot Noir.
The only downside was that the toilets were up on first floor which you need to be aware of if you have mobility issues.

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Thank Daytripper019
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Reviewed 29 October 2017

We usually visit Boulogne twice per year for two nights and always make sure we dine at Le Swan on one of the nights.

The lady waitress (owner?) is very friendly and efficient and makes a mean G&T aperitif. The starter of stuffed mushrooms is one of my favourites - simply mushrooms with melted maroilles cheese - delicious.

There's a good selection of main courses. Many restaurants simply serve their main courses with chips, but at Le Swan you can ask for potatoes and vegetables instead - and very nice they are too. The lady joked that they always serve chips for the English!

Good selection of wines and desserts - highly recommended. We'll definitely return (not open Mondays though).

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Thank RPD22
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

Disappointing lunch taken from the 20e menu. Calamari tasted like the frozen and fried type that you give kids, steak was cold and tough - not actually sure how chef could have got it so wrong but the crème brulee was pleasant. Bread was tasteless but butter was lovely. Maybe we chose badly off the menu but won't be returning and don't recommend.

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Thank lucyjt2015
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