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New Amsterdam (formerly The Swan) (Star Pubs & Bars (Heineken UK))

Beer (sort)Average Score (sort)No. Samples (sort)
Kissingate - Black Cherry MildExcellent1
Timothy Taylor - LandlordUndrinkable1
Harvey's - Sussex Best BitterNot Tried0
Sharp's - Doom BarNot Tried0
Picture 1. New Amsterdam (formerly The Swan), Worthing, West Sussex

Visits Details

06 Jul 2012 (Philip Pirrip)
Recollections sometimes fade as a day long beer bus trip reaches dusk.
Kissingate - Black Cherry Mild4.20ExcellentGood kick to the tastebuds
Timothy Taylor - Landlord4.30UndrinkableHad a half. To me this was undrinkable with caramel flavours and no bitterness. I recall similar traits from this beer in a Salisbury pub once
Harvey's - Sussex Best Bitter4.00Not Tried
Sharp's - Doom Bar4.00Not Tried

About the New Amsterdam (formerly The Swan)

Summary of Beer Scores



The pub is found in Worthing, West Sussex, BN11 1DN.

Located in High Street, Worthing. Traditional inn serving CAMRA recommended real ales - featured in the Good Beer Guide for the last 12 or so years serving up to five real ales. The Swan is a comfortable and friendly old pub with beamed ceilings, log fires, patio at the rear and a separate restaurant area and is open all day with midnight closing on Fridays and Saturdays. Food served lunchtimes Monday to Saturday with traditional Sunday Roasts. After a period of closure re-opened with a new name in March 2019.

We have visited this pub once, seen 4 different beers and tried 2 of them.

Map location

Postcode: BN11 1DN