Swan

22-26 Bank Street
Braintree
CM7 1UL
Telephone(01376) 320601
Real AleFamily FriendlyGardenParkingSmokingDog FriendlySports TV
Opening times: 11-11.30 Mon-Tue; 10-11.30 Wed; 11-11.30 Thu; 11-1am Fri; 10-1am Sat; 12-11.30 Sun
Regular beers: Wells Bombardier, Sharp's Doom Bar

With beautiful wood-framed exterior, this large pub, dating from the 16th century, has a modern interior with a stage in one corner for live music and DJs at weekend, and a pool table.