Experienced, passionate about cooking and eager to challenge convention, our Executive Head Chef Nick Claxton-Webb and Executive Chef Rory Whelan and his team are making their mark. With our
two restaurants at The Swan, we offer variety, choice and outstanding food and drink.


The Swan Still Room


The Still Room is where we serve breakfast and is elegant yet relaxed and informal.  The food is delicious and challenges convention. It’s a lovely environment in which to enjoy exceptional food, award-winning Adnams drinks and great service.

Food is served from noon until 2.30pm, and 6pm – 9:30pm booking is recommended.

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Our Tap Room showcases Adnams’ beers. Quality ingredients and unique flavours are true hallmarks of both our beers and our food menu. Our Tap Room and bar is open everyday from noon to 10pm.

Food is served from noon until 2.30pm, and 5pm – 9.30pm no booking is required.

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Afternoon tea in the Still Room - the Swan Southwold

Afternoon Tea

Why not join us for afternoon tea?

Afternoon tea is available daily between 3pm and 5pm and as our teas are freshly made every day, they require booking at least 24 hours in advance.

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The Swan Southwold with market


We have two private dining/meeting rooms – the Reading Room and the Juniper Room.

The Juniper Room can seat upto 14 people on a long table and The Reading Room up to 40 on round tables.

Theatre style for presentations or wedding ceremonies in The Reading Room can be for upto 50 people.

Private dining starts from £40 per person. Menus and drinks lists are personalised to your needs and occasion.

The Swan is licensed for civil ceremonies.

If you have an enquiry please email Cherelle Thompson Events Manager 


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