Press Coverage in May and June 2017

A summer of love for Swan As summer gets into full swing and The Globe gears up for a busy season ahead, there’s been a lot of focus on Swan from London’s foodie set. Our menu has been the talk…


Allan Pickett’s recipe for a summer feast

Shakespeare was not a man unfamiliar with a feast. “Eight wild boars roasted whole at breakfast, but twelve persons there,” he wrote in Antony and Cleopatra, describing a bountiful and convivial scene. While that may be a bit excessive by…


Morning has broken and the eggs have cracked: Swan unveils new breakfast and brunch menus

They say that breakfast is the most important meal of the day and, whoever they are, they have a point. Sure, the morning meal has some stiff competition in the form of long, leisurely lunches and decadent dinners where good…


Swan launches a loved-up new menu for summer

“Shall I compare thee to a summer day? Thou art more lovely and more temperate,” is perhaps one of the most romantic lines written by William Shakespeare. He may as well have been talking about London, for this truly is…


Press Coverage in April 2017

The past month has seen Swan, Shakespeare’s Globe make headlines across London’s food press as journalists and critics announced the appointment of Allan Pickett as our new Executive Chef — and then flocked in to review. The trade press were…


Allan Pickett has that ‘back in the kitchen’ glow in his belly

Spring is almost here. The beginnings of warmer weather and the first few brave daffodils are teasing us into a season of new, fresh flavours from greens and baby veg to the best tomatoes and lamb. What better time to…


Swan picks Allan Pickett as its new executive chef

Here at Swan we stick to our values and are fiercely proud of our roots, but we also believe in keeping things fresh and continually striving to offer the very best dining experience. That’s why we’ve recently had a makeover,…


Luxury London Features Swan At The Globe

April 23rd 2016 marks 400 years since legendary British playwright William Shakespeare died. Luxury London rounded up its top picks on how to mark the occasion, including a feature / review on the restaurant. It talks about the new refurbishment…


Swan and Modern British Cuisine

Swan Bar & Restaurant is located on the Southbank overlooking the River Thames and a short walk from London Bridge station. Seasonal and modern British menus are the Swan hallmark for lunch, afternoon tea and dinner meals. Swan’s modern British cuisine…