There’s plenty of space in the Car Park and, on days when the weather’s nice, eating Al Fresco is very enjoyable. soft shell crab tempura as a starter were delicious, pies, flat iron chicken and pasta as mains were excellent too! The pub is very COVID friendly, the food was amazing and Jo who was our waitress was one of the best waitresses I have ever...come across, very welcoming and lovely. We hope to see you in the nearest future! Location, Maps, photos and opening hours 1,589 Followers, 1,168 Following, 186 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from The Black Swan (@blackswanockham) Enjoyed it immensly. The Black Swan, Ockham, Surrey. We hope to see you soon again. Last Meal before Lockdown 2 and a memorable experience. We also had a lovely Catena Malbec which is a brand of Wine we really enjoy. Book a table The Black Swan at Ockham. The Waitress we had was excellent. the sea bass, beautifully crispy skin and soft fish. We visited on a sunny summer Saturday, and it was busy, with most of the outdoor tables … I have passed on your feedback to Jo and the rest of the team. Their Burgers were also extremely nice and well presented. thank you for taking the time to leave us this Fantastic review! The Black Swan - Ockham Gastropub, Bars and Pubs. Nestled in idyllic countryside, The Black Swan Ockham is a local culinary hotspot, offering an inventive British menu using some of the best in fresh local and seasonal produce. Good surroundings in a nice garden. Local cuisine, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options. Good COVID measures, entrance and exit system in place and scan check-in. at present, but subject to proposed development, some good wildlife can be seen on the old Wisley Airfield. The Black Swan is just the kind of country pub anyone would be proud to have in their village. The Restaurant is part of The Metropolitan Pub Company which is, in turn, owned by the Greene King Group. Dear Guest, Stay safe! As it was the last night before Lockdown 2 it was extremely busy and unsurprisingly they’d run out of some items on the Menu but the alternatives we chose were superb. Great experience and Joanne was a great host, worth the journey from the south coast.More, Dear Guest, They also have very good seating arrangements, especially outside where they have swinging tables … The food and wine were superb, and did accomodate everyone’s taste. Kind regards, History. Kind regards, We can't wait to see you again, have a great day. We look forward to your joining us! Kind regards, The wine was lovely and the food delicious, esp....the sea bass, beautifully crispy skin and soft fish. The Black Swan at Ockham has historically been a good venue for both drinks-only and for a decent food offering hence my decision to book for dinner. Are you showing the 6nations rugby on Saturday 18th March? Tried twice last night 9pm n 9.30 , twice this morning , as they open at 10.30 I would of thought someone would b there, Hi, Nestled in idyllic countryside, The Black Swan Ockham is a local culinary hotspot, offering an inventive British menu using some of the best in fresh local and seasonal produce. Are you sure you want to delete this answer? Reviews Reviews. thank you for sharing your positive experience! I understand it is dog friendly and has nice outdoor seating area. So we had a great eating experience before having to hunker down for 4 weeks - well done to all at a the Mucky Duck - see you again early December! There’s plenty of space in the Car Park and, on days when the weather’s nice, eating Al Fresco is very enjoyable. We’ll definitely be back! thank you for taking the time to leave us such an amazing review! forget how good the Mucky Duck is, more fool us! more. SquareMeal Review of Black Swan - Cobham This former bikers’ pub on the edge of Ockham & Cobham flashes the cash spent on it, notably in the cool extension with a wraparound covered seating area – although the spacious modernised interior works beautifully too. As a bit of indulgence we shared a Sticky toffee pudding which was served with butterscotch, maple pecans & clotted cream ice cream - OMG! For All Booking Enquiries 01932 862 364 To make a booking we require a £10 deposit per person (£25 for Christmas Day & NYE). During the summer, enjoy one of Surreys finest al fresco dining experiences in the beautiful gardens. 10% off when you pre-order £150 of wine from our festive list Barbara and team at The Black Swan look forward to welcoming you over the festive period. At the moment, there’s no online availability within 2.5 hours of 9:30 p.m.. Sanitiser or wipes provided for customers. come across, very welcoming and lovely. Lovely atmosphere as always and we will be waiting eagerly to return post lockdown. We picked the Black Swan To meet friends as it was convenient for us all to travel to. We rank these hotels, restaurants, and attractions by balancing reviews from our members with how close they are to this location. Went out for a quick stop family meal before seeing friends. Dani was our waitress and made the lunch experience special. Asta Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. It's a quiet location and a very nice menu.More, Dear Guest, Obviously, all hospitality venues now have to demonstrate effective COVID procedures and The Black Swan did show that it was very compliant in providing a safe environment for eating and drinking. Would highly recommend! Asta They were created in 1996, merging the Montana Book Awards and the New Zealand Book Awards into the Montana New Zealand Book Awards.. All in all a good lunch, a tad pricey but we do plan to return soon, this time for the in-door experience.More, Dear Guest, It was a Monday night during the pandemic but there w... Food was very good, we have three heaters for our table which was fantastic, great to meet up with friends an enjoy a good meal in these odd times. The Black Swan Ockham nestled in the idyllic Surrey countryside is the local culinary hotspot, offering an inventive British menu using some of the best in fresh local & seasonal produce. Great atomesphere, excellent service, very well decorated, more like a gastro pub, and the location is pretty, residing in the beautiful village of Ockham! food was really fantastic - really generous portions and my roast beef just delicious. 2.3K likes. A gorgeous fire, dog friendly and just a lovely afternoon. Without a doubt, worth another visit. As a bit of indulgence we shared a Sticky toffee pudding which was served with butterscotch, maple pecans & clotted cream ice cream - OMG! Nestled in idyllic countryside, The Black Swan Ockham is a local culinary hotspot, offering an inventive British menu using some of the best in fresh local and seasonal produce. Asta Thank you Jo! They are well set up...for Covid restrictions and the staff couldn't have been more helpful. thank you for taking the time to leave us such an amazing review! We hope too see you after lockdown! Although she was extremely busy she made time for us which is an art. Baked camembert and...soft shell crab tempura as a starter were delicious, pies, flat iron chicken and pasta as mains were excellent too! We had a family lunch just before the 2nd lockdown. Book your Christmas Lunch from the 3rd to the 11th of December and enjoy a 3 course festive meal for the price of 2 , everyday until 3pm. Deputy manager, Took my parents for a late lunch on Sunday and it was such a lovely experience from start to finish. Assistant manager. for Covid restrictions and the staff couldn't have been more helpful. Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Playgrounds, Greene_K1ng, Manager at The Black Swan, responded to this review, metropubco, Manager at The Black Swan, responded to this review. Asta It had a very good makeover a while back which was tastefully done. Sophie, British Restaurants for Special Occasions in Cobham, Restaurants with Outdoor Seating in Cobham. We went for a birthday dinner and the food was really good if a little expensive for some dishes. I understand it is dog friendly and has nice outdoor seating area. Stay safe! Great experience and Joanne was a great host, worth the journey from the south coast. Deputy manager, Late lunch for two in the pub garden. Good COVID measures, entrance and exit system in place and scan check-in. We hope to see you soon (as soon as lockdown is finished). There is no separation in the tables or garden it’s just an imaginary line. made an enquiry about a birthday and after a lovely starter and main, my dessert came out with a candle on - great touch! I see some people have commented about the prices but the food was good pub standard and in line with the prices we are used to. Many thanks, The Restaurant is part of The Metropolitan Pub Company which is, in turn, owned by the Greene King Group. Delicious Sunday lunch in a lovely location. a collection of bronze-age objects discovered in 2013 during building works at the former Hautboy Inn., as well as the existence of a, relatively uncommon, bell barrow on Cockcrow Hill.. Ockham appears in the Domesday Book of 1086 as Bocheham. Ockham has been occupied since at least the middle bronze age (c.1500-1100 BC), evidenced by the so-called 'Ockham Hoard'. Have a great day, all the best and we hope to see you after lockdown. 3.9 Based on 159 reviews. Their Burgers were also extremely nice and well presented. Asta We had our last meal pre-lockdown at the Black Swamn s o thought it fitting to come back and have our first meal post lockdown here!! A delightfully eclectic eatery, the pub and restaurant present a stunning international wine list, a great selection of real ales and a cosmopolitan decor with open fires and plenty of comfy seating. The Black Swan is one of my favourite pubs of all time! It's a quiet location and a very nice menu. Get quick answers from The Black Swan staff and past visitors. Last minute decision to have late Sunday lunch at Black Swan today. It had a very good makeover a while back which was tastefully done. Service was friendly and pleasant, if sometimes hard to attract attention, but we weren't in a hurry. I will be going back as much as possible as the pub brings a lot of joy during a not so joyful time. We were on outside terrace so foo... Good gastropub with ample space, seating, friendly faces and a nice atmosphere, Great service and great food, would highly recommend. We hope to see you in the nearest future! Despite the CV19 precautions we were very comfortable on a table for 4 and Joanne our table host was a great personality. Special mentions go to a sharing starter of Baked Camembert in a filo crust with smoked garlic, black truffle honey, almonds and toasted sourdough which was awesome! Deputy manager, I imagine many people wanted to get a last supper in at a Restaurant before Lockdown 2 so we were fortunate enough to be able to get a Table at The Black Swan. Anyone know wot time I can get an answer from a phone call ? The Black Swan at Ockham does not take bookings from favouritetable. Very disappointing - Long wait for food & ingredients missing on plate! thank you for taking the time to let us know how we did. , Face masks required for staff in public areas, Hand sanitizer available to guests & staff, ... delicious, pies, flat iron chicken and. thank you for taking the time to leave us your 5 star review! Deputy manager. Kind regrads, The Black Swan at Ockham: After a boozy evening of what I can only describe as a bar/restaurant crawl along Maiden Lane in Covent Garden it was clear that my saturday-morning hangover was potent yet manageable. Address Address. Despite being incredibly busy the management was excellent - we were seated promptly and our food and drink came without delay, the service was impeccable thank you Abby and your colleagues and our...food was really fantastic - really generous portions and my roast beef just delicious. The Black Swan at Ockham, The Black Swan at Ockham in Leatherhead, Surrey, Menu, Reviews, Rating, Contact, Phone and Address of The Black Swan at Ockham. Lovely atmosphere as always and we will be waiting eagerly to return post lockdown.More. Jo, the waitress was brilliant and have not experienced that kind of service in a long time. If you are a resident of another country or region, please select the appropriate version of Tripadvisor for your country or region in the drop-down menu. What a fantastic pub! They answered me :), Hi Sophie, yes we will be showing the 6 Nations rugby in the Bar Area! Description: Nestled in idyllic countryside, The Black Swan Ockham is a local culinary hotspot, offering an inventive British menu using some of the best in fresh local and seasonal produce. For the time being, we request only one household/support bubble makes a booking so that we can maintain safe distancing in the pub. Food was fine, however very slow kitchen service, muddled up order and when arrived three burgers were cold although chips piping hot. Great food, brilliant service and lovely ambience. The food was amazing and service was fantastic, thank you to our waitress Brienne. The Black Swan country pub & dining She spotted a card and...made an enquiry about a birthday and after a lovely starter and main, my dessert came out with a candle on - great touch! We also had a lovely Catena Malbec which is a brand of Wine we really enjoy. your wonderful feedback and rating mean a lot to us! I think the ambience can be improved - its too bright in your pub and the layout does not make you feel you are in the hub of a cosy busy pub. We can't wait to see you again, have a great day! Asta Write a review. Truly need to firstly thank the staff as they were all just fabulous and could not ask fir a better service . We have put a number of steps in place to ensure the safety of our guests and teams. 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