Hosting Events at Swan

Centrally located on London’s vibrant Bankside, the Swan Bar and Restaurant offers a wide range of dining options including breakfast, brunch and laid back lunches through to creative canapes for standing suppers, afternoon tea and a la carte dining. In…


DJ Nights in the Swan Bar

We can’t think of a better way to spend a Friday night than with a cocktail in hand and some killer tracks playing in the background. And with that, we are excited to announce DJ nights in the Swan Bar…


Smashing Weddings in the Underglobe

We are delighted to announce that we are a recommended vendor on Smashing the Glass, the worlds biggest Jewish wedding blog, which was founded by Jewish wedding expert Karen Cinnamon. It is a fabulous resource, a veritable cornucopia of inspiration…


Shakespeare in Love

The big day is fast approaching, and the annual race to find somewhere loved-up but safe from saccharine is on once more. Sitting by the river, next to The Globe (surely the capital’s most romantic theatre) and in eyeshot of…


Tickets now on sale for the 2018 Summer Season at Shakespeare’s Globe

Roll up, roll up. Tickets are on sale now for The Globe’s summer season, and there’s a veritable feast of theatre in store. The season is the first to be put together by new artistic director, Michelle Terry, and features…


A Midsummer Night’s Dream Afternoon Tea – Coming Soon

This April, to coincide with the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death on 23rd April, and Emma Rice’s staging of A Midsummer Night’s Dream at the Globe Theatre, Swan, Shakespeare’s Globe will launch A Midsummer Night’s Dream themed afternoon tea. Inspired…


Things to do in the South Bank and London Bridge area

The Swan Restaurant is well located for those visiting London, as we are based near one of London’s most famous and most popular tourist attractions. Based on the south bank of the Thames River, across the river from St Paul’s…


History of the Globe Theatre

The unusual history of the Globe Theatre It may not be obvious as you study the Globe Theatre from Bankside, but this landmark attraction along the South Bank is actually the fourth reincarnation of what was Shakespeare’s original theatre. To…