• Welcome to The White Swan

Award Winning Village Pub & Restaurant

The White Swan is beautiful multi award winning 18th-century stone pub in the middle of the Peterborough countryside.

We are officially "Best Village Pub & Restaurant 2021 - Northamptonshire"

The newly refurbished White Swan is an inviting setting for seasonal recipes and Sunday roasts. Sample a cask ale from the bar, or or sit outside in the picturesque terraces to enjoy the tranquility of the local area.

The White Swan menu features gourmet takes on British pub classics, as well as a great selection of crowd-pleasing international options.  As well as original a la carte dishes there are modern classics like stone baked pizzas, burgers with all kinds of toppings plus pub classics like fish and chips, steaks, and BBQ ribs. Plus, a great vegetarian / vegan selection. Over 75% of our menu is also suitable for those requiring a gluten free meal.

On Sundays, enjoy roast dinners with all the trimmings in additionon the the full main menu at The White Swan near Peterborough. Indulge in childhood favourites on the dessert menu like loaded ice cream sundaes and warm cookie dough, all washed down with cask ales, international wines, cocktails or one of our 60+ gins from the bar.

Also serving children's menus, The White Swan is a charming countryside pub that is ideal for relaxed meals with the whole family.

For the ultimate treat The White Swan offers a traditional afternoon tea (you can even have one to take away in a wicker picnic hamper) - note Afternoon Tea must be prebooked.

We also continue to offer our full takeaway / delivery service. Follow the link below for details.

Our online booking system is live with real time availability, so if you would like to book a table for a date in the future then please do so using the Book Now link below.

If you are booking a large group of more than 12 (maybe looking for a local restaurant or pub whilst staying at the lodges at Landal Rockingham Forest Park) just give us a call or drop us an email and we will do our best to accomodate you. 

Did we say we love dogs? Yes, well behaved dogs are always welcome. We may spoil them with dog biscuits though!

Come in and see us soon!

Will & Jason x






View Our Menus

Take a look below at our current menus. We update the menus every month or so. Our menus are designed to offer a choice for every diner plus good portions at the best possible value for money. We do fantastic casual food all freshly prepared to order. Note that due to current well known supplier and pricing issues, menus and pricing are subject to change. E&OE

View Our New Summer Main Menu

We have developed a great casual dining menu that offers a popular selection of tapas plus our best selling selection of Burgers, Pizzas & Fish / Meat / Vegetarian dishes plus a great selection of really fantastic steaks. Note that our menus can be combined so Tapas can be ordered with other started or with main course dishes - the choice is yours! We also offer a full Sunday roast option for both inside and Al Fresco. A separate Kids Menu is also available. Most of our dishes are available Gluten Free.

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View our Kids Menu

We are Northamptonshire Family Friendly Pub Of The Year 2021, so we know that our little visitors are just as important as the larger ones!


View our Sunday Lunch Menu

Our full main menu is available all day on Sundays. In addition we offer our traditional Sunday roasts every week. The choice is yours! Note this menu is not available on Mothers Day

View Sunday Lunch Menu

View Our Drinks Menu

A great selection of Cocktails, Mocktails, Wines & Nearly 100 Gins

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Top 10% of Restaurants Worldwide

We are proud of what we do

The whole team at The White Swan work really hard to provide the best experience that we possibly can. We are really proud to not only be in the  Tripadvisor Top 10% of restaurants worldwide, but also to be voted Best Gourmet Dining Restaurant & Village Pub - Northamptonshire 2020 and now Northamptonshire Family Friendly Pub Of The Year 2021.

Great food - Friendly staff

Dined at this restaurant several times...always fabulous food and a wonderful service by all the staff. It used to be more local to me when i lived in the area but I still travel now because its that good. I highly recommend it *****

Michelina R


Dinner was awesome! You nailed it again! Thanks :-)

Robert H

Beautiful Little Restaurant

Our first time here this evening - incredible! The setting was beautiful, the food looked and tasted amazing and the service was truly second to none! Thank you for a wonderful evening!

Natasha G

Opening Hours

22 Main St, Woodnewton, PE8 5EB

01780 470944



Mon - Tue CLOSED

Wed - Fri  5:30pm - 10pm

Sat - Sun  12pm - 8pm (Last table booking 7pm)