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The Nelson Tavern

) #34 of 120 Restaurants in Christchurch $$ - $$$ , British,
75 Mudeford, Christchurch BH23 3NJ, England
+44 1202 486171
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good29%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
Travelers talk about
“thai food” (25 reviews)
“pork belly” (4 reviews)
“sunday roast” (6 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 am - 11:30 pmAll hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
75 Mudeford, Christchurch BH23 3NJ, England
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1 - 10 of 304 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Popped in here for a lunch, we were so impressed we came back for dinner too. There is a nice mix of traditional pub grub and local cuisine. I can highly recommend the steak and ale pie and the sticky toffee pudding dessert.

Thank Steven V
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were very pleased with the attention from the staff and the food was excellent. We had our dog with us and he was able to sit with us in the bar area. Thoroughly recommend the Sunday roast and the sweet menu was delicious The...More

Thank bolshiera
DawnSE, Manager at The Nelson Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Thank you for taking the time to put a review on here, glad you enjoyed your visit. Look forward to seeing you again soon Dawn x

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Huge thanks to Joe & H for holding my sons 21st birthday party! All was done at very short notice and everything organised for me. The food was lovely, all the staff were very helpful and we had a great night :) Joe & H...More

Thank Allieengland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely environment, great staff and sandwiches awesome. Sandwich came with a salad and a tasty type of pickle, all looked very fresh and was extremely tasty.

Thank nickyfrench51
DawnSE, Manager at The Nelson Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Thanks for the review. Glad you enjoyed your visit. Dawn x

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I decided to have dinner here rather than at the hotel I was staying in down the road. Sadly it turned out to be rather disappointing. I ordered thai crab cakes for starter which were possibly the worst I've ever tasted. There was no hint...More

Thank Losrios
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went on a recommendation but were a bit surprised to how empty it was , probably because it was a sunny day. !Ordered fish and chips and the special burger which was ok. The service was ok but don't think we'll be back.

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for dinner as we were staying at a nearby hotel, lovely friendly pub, real pub grub, I had the 'pie of the day' which was chicken, ham & leek, only one word 'Yummy' my partner had the hand pressed burger which he said was...More

Thank nicki41971
DawnSE, Manager at The Nelson Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Thank you so much for this review, we do love it when we get fab feedback. Look forward to seeing you again. Kind regards Dawn

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for lunch on Saturday, first visit since the big refurbishment. So happy with the new Nelson, excellent food, value for money. Lovely staff. Thank you

Thank Carol B
DawnSE, Manager at The Nelson Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

So glad you enjoyed your visit and we hop-e you will be back soon. Kind regards Dawn

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for lunch today - glad we did! Serving staff so friendly and lunch was amazing - particularly recommend the roast ( and the pork and chorizo scotch egg for starter!) It's for sale so hope the new owners keep the high quality food.

Thank Steph T
DawnSE, Manager at The Nelson Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to review The Nelson. We are really glad you enjoyed your visit to us. Kind regards Dawn

Reviewed June 24, 2017 via mobile

Fantastic meal with great service. Lovely looking restaurant. Good selection of wine. Panna cotta was amazing, will be back soon.

Thank Martin A
DawnSE, Manager at The Nelson Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded June 25, 2017

Hi So glad you had a lovely evening. hope to see you all again soon. King regards Dawn

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$8 - $25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Large groups, Bar scene, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 11:30 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 11:30 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75 Mudeford, Christchurch BH23 3NJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 486171
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Description
The newly refurbished Nelson Tavern is now serving a locally sourced menu, cooked fresh by our experienced gastro chef. Family and dog friendly, Cask Ales, Sunday Roasts, and a Friendly atmosphere.
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