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The Nelson Inn

$$ - $$$, British,
Padbury Lane | Creswell Green, Lichfield WS7 9HL, England
+44 1543 674438
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (27 reviews)
“pudding” (19 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Padbury Lane | Creswell Green, Lichfield WS7 9HL, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was amazing the soup was lovely and really hot and the fish pie was amazing it was cooked to perfection and the fudge cake at the end was amazing, the staff were so friendly and nice, will definitely be eating there again

Thank underthesun123
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was my first Mother’s Day so I wanted it to be special, as always the food was wonderful! Starters of mushrooms, scollops, pate all delicious. I had steak but Sunday dinner and fish also fantastic! They brought my grandad out a plate of crackling...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited today sisters diamond wedding anniversary party of 25 everything from service,drinks,food and atmosphere was really excellent and we had all travelled from different areas of country . The Nelson inn was very impressive. Thanks to all for a good afternoon

Thank Chris F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Sunday lunch was very disappointing. I had turkey, the others had beef and lamb. The meat was not freshly cooked, I recognized from the taste that it was preheated, and was more like a poor quality rolled joint like that from a supermarket. I...More

Thank Neil M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I just need to tell you what welcoming and relaxed pub the staff are so polite and will do anything to make you feel special

Thank jenniferclaire32
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited a couple of weekends ago. It was very busy but we couldn't fault the service. Food was delicious. We'll be back.

Thank ChelleT
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked our table and were greeted and our drinks order taken and served promptly. We were the only customers in the restaurant at this point. A couple came in who obviously hadn’t booked and are shown to the table behind us. They asked for the...More

1  Thank Julie W
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

Visited one evening this week for a family meal. The food in general was pretty good and I would eat here again. My main issue with my visit was the poor quality of the balsamic vinegar. We ordered bread and olives as a sharing platter...More

1  Thank CHLOPTO
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

We were looking for a traditional Sunday lunch with all the trimmings and that's exactly what we got at The Nelson. Not the cheapest option around but the tasty plateful was well worth the money. We both had the beef which was very tender with...More

1  Thank jenny_ianWalsall
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Brother lives nearby and The Nelson is becoming a regular visit. Meals are very good, service as well. Visited just before Xmas on a short notice booking. Place was packed but service was still good. Yesterday quiet Sunday option. Enjoyed it very much. Service with...More

1  Thank regood
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17 January 2018|
Response from rosie194 | Reviewed this property |
No they don't
Julie F
6 November 2017|
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Response from Amanda M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for delay .. you’re correct .. no dogs inside the pub , but there is a field with tables that you can have a drink and have the dog sit there. They’ll give you a water bowl too. Not great for winter, but lovely in... More
4 July 2017|
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Response from Kerry E | Reviewed this property |
Hi yes there a large play area behind the beer garden with a large frame swings, slide etc. it's completely fenced in and always seems very clean and popular. Hope this helps x
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Padbury Lane | Creswell Green, Lichfield WS7 9HL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Lichfield
  • Phone Number: +44 1543 674438
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