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The Nelson Inn

) #13 of 119 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” (24 reviews)
“pudding” (14 reviews)
“cod” (7 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

Just returned home from The Nelson Inn. All five of us agreed that we have had the best meal in a long while. Gemma our waitress, offered a warm welcome and was very attentive and certainly gave service with a smile. The meals were excellent...More

Thank lisa m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just got back from a great meal at the Nelson ...think it may be the best fish n chips Ive ever had real home cooked chips and what can only be described as a slab of cod . Real ales are really well kept ..great...More

Thank spikebt B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very busy Country Inn with a great Menu to suit most if not all tastes, there is also a very good selection of different Fresh Fish/ Shell Fish choices, which I would definitely recommend. The Restaurant is very popular and lively, I would strongly...More

Thank Crabro
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was my second visit, having been once before for lunch with a couple of ex-colleagues. There is a choice of menu: "bar", "a la carte" and "fixed" (priced per 1,2 or 3 courses). there is also a selection of real ales available. There is...More

Thank John_and_Gwyn
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

We had decided on a small wedding of around 20 guests so rather than a reception we decided on a meal. The staff at the Nelson, especially Emma were great and answered any questions we had. Because we live it London it was not easy...More

Thank mumzel
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

We're frequent visitors here because the Food is top notch. Varied menu and carefully cooked. Nice beer selection and lovely atmosphere. Ideal to book the Restaurant as It gets full. Staff are young, friendly and professional.

Thank Amanda M
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Dropped in for dinner on our Wedding Anniversary, hadn't booked but that wasn't a problem, lovely atmosphere and very friendly staff, I enjoyed my meal but my husband found that the sauce over powered his pork, the other courses were absolutely fine for him, may...More

Thank bleakhurst
Reviewed 26 April 2017

off the beeton track but well worth a visit. Saturday lunch was superb one of the best curries I've eaten no need for starters, nice outside area but little too cold to eat there

Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Called here today for a break from a long walk we were on. Decided to have a snack and as always it was delicious and the staff were very friendly and helpful once again. I have already reviewed this place but just had to tell...More

Thank PureDelights
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Joined friends tonight at the Nelson, never been before even though local to us, on a downside, I can't believe a country pub is not dog friendly even in the bar!!! But we was totally blown away by the excellent customer service by waitress Sarah,...More

Thank mach50
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
when will you be starting your Christmas menu
19 November 2016|
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Response from MrLeebo | Reviewed this property |
Christmas time
Joan P
How much for New Year eve at Aston Wood
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, Breakfast, 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
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
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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