18 Griffin Road, Braybrooke, LE16 8LH
In the heart of the English countryside, nestled in the peaceful village of Braybrooke, you’ll find The Swan. Quiet and picturesque, this delightful gastropub is nonetheless highly accessible, situated just three miles from Market Harborough. The Swan is an attractive venue, combining the charm of an old building with an air of sophisticated comfort. There is also a large and tastefully furnished garden, which is the perfect spot to meet friends for a drink in nice weather. The menu is carefully constructed by head chef Leighton and produced alongside team of talented young chefs, catering to adventurous foodies and lovers of traditional British cuisine alike. The pork, caramelised apple and wild mushroom terrine comes highly recommend and is accompanied by grilled brioche and rhubarb confit. Perhaps you could follow this up with the fillet of beef with a delectable wild mushroom and Parmesan fricassee. The grilled goat’s cheese and ratatouille open lasagne makes for an excellent vegetarian option. The rhubarb and orange posset is a delightfully tangy note to finish on, and is served with vanilla shortbread and strawberry ice cream. The raspberry Bakewell with white chocolate sorbet is equally lauded – those with a sweet-tooth have plenty to choose from. Whatever you choose, the team will be able to offer a glass of something to complement the dish from your varied wine list. Providing their guests with good service and a warm welcome is very important to The Swan’s proprietor Tremain. They want all their visitors to have a relaxed, enjoyable dining experience from the moment they walk through the door. The team at The Swan is adept at making the most of the fresh local produce Braybrooke has to offer. They have close ties with the local farms and suppliers, which gives them access to delicious, seasonal produce, high-quality meats and sustainably sourced fish. The Swan is a versatile spot, and visitors are equally welcome to drop by for a quiet drink or a three-course meal. If you wish to hold an event here the team will happily tailor the menu to suit your tastes and requirements. The beautiful surroundings and friendly staff make The Swan a popular spot for weddings, parties and even conferences. Please search for The Swan, Braybrooke on Facebook for more details.