New Faces, New Menu: Discover the Fresh Flavours at The Swan, Kingholm Quay, Dumfries, with Jamie & Cassie Milligan

Reopening on Wednesday, June 28th: A Fresh Start for The Swan under Jamie and Cassie Milligan

For years, The Swan has been a beloved establishment along Kingholm Road, attracting diners from near and far with its straightforward, high-quality pub food and inviting ambience. With quick and friendly service, it has become a favourite destination for those seeking a memorable dining experience.

Now, with Jamie and Cassie at the helm, The Swan is poised to reach even greater heights.

Jamie said “We are extremely excited (and a little nervous) but we can’t wait for you to come on this amazing journey with us.”

“Cassie and I would really like to wish Angela and Donny all the best for the future and take this opportunity to thank them very much for such a smooth handover.”


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Jamie & Cassie Milligan will reopen the Swan on Wednesday the 28th of June

Revamped Menu: Indulge in Culinary Delights and Daily Specials

The Milligans are thrilled to introduce a brand-new menu that tantalizes the taste buds and caters to a variety of preferences. From the moment the restaurant reopens, guests can expect a delightful culinary journey featuring an array of delectable dishes.

The introduction of daily specials from Friday to Sunday, including the Roast Dinner, promises to be a highlight for patrons seeking a comforting and satisfying meal to kick-start their weekends.

Extended Opening Hours: The Swan Now Open All Day on Weekends

The Milligans have gone above and beyond to ensure that The Swan remains a welcoming destination for all.

The restaurant will now be open all day on Saturdays and Sundays until 8 pm, allowing guests to enjoy their favourite dishes at any time. Whether it’s a leisurely lunch, a delightful afternoon tea, or an intimate dinner, The Swan is ready to cater to every dining occasion.

Wednesday to Friday, 12noon to 2:30pm, 5pm to 8:30pm 

Saturday and Sunday ALL day until 8pm 

June 28th: A Fresh Start for The Swan under Jamie and Cassie Milligan

Expanded Beverage Selection: Refreshing Drinks to Complement Every Meal

To complement the outstanding menu, The Swan will offer an expanded selection of beverages. Guests can indulge in a variety of drinks, including Estrella Galicia, Belhaven Best, Guinness, and Inch’s Cider.

Beer enthusiasts will be pleased to discover a Guest IPA on rotation, ensuring that there’s always something new and exciting to try.

A Sweet Partnership: Drummuir Ice Cream Joins The Swan’s Menu

As an extra treat, The Swan has partnered with Drummuir Ice Cream, offering up to 10 of their tantalizing flavours. Whether guests are looking for a cool treat during a scenic walk or a delightful dessert with their meal, the menu’s ice cream selection is sure to please.

A Vibrant Hub for the Community: Summer BBQs, Live Music, and More!

In addition to the enticing menu and refreshed beverages, The Swan has exciting plans to make it an even more vibrant community hub.

Summer BBQs will provide a sizzling outdoor dining experience, while live acoustic background music will create a relaxed and enjoyable atmosphere.

Families will be delighted to find additional children’s play equipment, ensuring that even the youngest diners have an unforgettable time at The Swan.

Countdown to Festive Delights: Pre-Christmas Afternoon Teas, Lunches, and Dinners

As the holiday season approaches, The Swan is poised to become a go-to destination for pre-Christmas celebrations.

From festive afternoon teas to indulgent lunches and dinners, the restaurant will offer a delightful ambience and culinary delights to help guests make cherished memories during this special time of year.