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The Swan - Dobcross
Michael, Tim and all the staff welcome you to The Swan in Dobcross and we hope you enjoy your visit.
Built in 1765, the pub has a rich history and continues to be a focal point for village community life. Michael and Tim took over The Swan, their local pub, in March 2012 and their success was quickly recognised by the Marston's Pub of the Year Awards 2013, winning the National Best Newcomer Award and then going on to pick up the top accolade, Marston's Pub of the Year 2013 - Grand Final Winner.
Serving delicious home made food, prepared by an excellent team of chefs, seven days a week. The Swan offers five hand pulled real ales, including regular guest ales - all kept in top condition. Independelty assessed by Cask Marque and received a 100% pass mark and selected to feature in the 2014 CAMRA Good Beer Guide.
In addition to the charming rooms on the ground floor, the historic function room upstairs is available for parties, conferences, meetings, sing songs and general merrymaking.
In 2014 The Swan were awarded the 'Best Blooming Pub' prize by Saddleworth Parish Council, Saddleworth in Bloom and were also awarded the 'Best Blooming Business' in the Oldham Council Bloom & Grow Competition.
PUB THEATRE - Upstairs at The Swan is described as a 'must-visit venue'* for actors, performers and audiences alike. Bringing top quality, professional theatre companies to the pub as well as the very best musicians and singers from the world of jazz, opera and folk. To keep informed about the many events taking place at The Swan sign up for our email newsletter. (vist our website on how to do this)
If you are interested in booking the function room for a private function, The Staff at The Swan are very happy to discuss your requirements.
Free Wi-fi is available to customers. There is a pub piano, so you're welcome to come and play. We run a very popular 'book exchange', so feel free to browse the bookshelves and help yourselves to any book that takes your fancy. If you have a book you'd like to share with others, you can leave it here. Every Thursday we have a popular pub quiz which is open to everyone. £1 per person to enter.
If you're a regular customer, why not pick up a Swan Loyalty Card? Earn points with every purchase made at the bar, which you can redeem at any time. You will also be eligible for special offers and surprises! Pick up a registration form at the bar (or apply online) and join in.