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The Nelson Inn

) #10 of 123 Restaurants in Lichfield $$ - $$$ , British,
Padbury Lane | Creswell Green, Lichfield WS7 9HL, England
+44 1543 674438
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (26 reviews)
“crab cakes” (3 reviews)
“pudding” (17 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Padbury Lane | Creswell Green, Lichfield WS7 9HL, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here last week for the first time in years and we weren't disappointed. The last time we visited here it was a disaster, the meat was tough and the meal was cold but they've either changed the chef or the management because our...More

Thank Vicky H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided to give the restaurant a try last year and have been back a few times now, it is excellent. We usually go for the Sunday lunch which is the best, always piping hot lovely gravy, like a home made dinner with bells on....More

Thank Margaret O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went as group of four and were seated near the kitchen. The door was opened every 10 seconds and squeaked badly every time. Became a running joke at our table. Told the staff who acknowledged it once we showed them how irritating it is...More

Thank BandD59
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing food have been here soooooo many times great staff awesome food, would strongly advise you book as very popular, had my 50th birthday party in the marquee lovely night had by all, the marquee actually flooded on the morning of my party but somehow...More

Thank Sharon K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Family get together for my 50th birthday. A very varied menu choice but most of the party went for the Sunday roast. Certainly value for money with plenty of meat and gravy on the plate. There was a wait for the meal but they do...More

Thank Olol67
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not sure every Wednesday but steak night offer of £30 for 2 plus free drink (small supplements for various cuts of meat) The steak was cooked to perfection and top quality . The waiting staff were friendly and attentive and the diner room a little...More

Thank StanyerCorporation
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you've still go room after the great summer menu on offer I urge you to attempt the 5 for £12... which one you tuck into 1st.... I'll let you decide!

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Quick trip from London to visit family in Burntwood led me for a spontaneous trip to The Nelson for dinner. The actual dining room is immaculate, tables well laid and ready to go, nicely carpeted and decorated in a trendy country style. The dining room...More

Thank Sophie C
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Lovely food seated us at a drop of a hat served quickly food was lovely would defiantly come back prices reasonable too !!

Thank emmarussell69
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Fantastic menul and the food is top class with lots of choice, always a good atmosphere, the staff are very freindly and veryy happy to help . Lovely setting in Chorley.

Thank 184adrian
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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
19 November 2016|
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Response from MrLeebo | Reviewed this property |
Christmas time
Joan P
1 November 2015|
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Response from Ginny3168 | Reviewed this property |
Just re read your question, apologies, Aston wood is the golf club in the nearby area, I have never been there so sorry cannot answer your question.
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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
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
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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