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The Lord Nelson

) #3 of 58 Restaurants in Oakham $$ - $$$ , Pizza, British
11 Market Place, Oakham LE15 6DT, England
+44 1572 868340
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (116 reviews)
“pulled lamb” (4 reviews)
“meatballs” (4 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 23:30All hours
CUISINES
Bar, Pizza, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
11 Market Place, Oakham LE15 6DT, England
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1 - 10 of 330 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We had luncheon here on a Wednesday. We had the roasted vegetable and halloumi wrap and a burger with fries. The bar is old and beautifully quirky with a nice atmosphere. The food was very good and they serve a good tonic water. The ale...More

Thank JH41
Reviewed 6 days ago

Visited this pub but didn't stay for a drink as we couldn't find a table outside and inside it was quite dark and didn't appeal to us. They did food which seemed expensive to us.

Thank Sue H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They have a good selection of beer, with several guest beers that change frequently. The location is lovely, tucked in the corner of the Market Place, and there is a small courtyard garden. Food is tasty pub grub - big quantities. Tip - just have...More

Thank trunkles10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had an evening meal, seems very popular and we certainly weren't disappointed with the menu and the service was good. We throughly enjoyed our meal.

Thank jdandnjh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Back to my favourite pub which never fails to impress. We had a private room upstairs and were well looked after. The staff are always very friendly and helpful. Great food wine and beer. Great place for a family gathering as they have loads of...More

Thank vicki M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took my son here for lunch and a drink and yet again, fantastic service, great food and just a lovely place to be. We made the most of being in the beer garden enjoying the sunshine. The staff are always friendly, approachable and on hand...More

Thank Sooz T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Charming, 'proper' pub, tucked away in a quiet corner of the Market Sq. Ground floor bar / dining room with a good range of real ales and an attractive, reasonably priced menu. Didn't eat on this occasion, but will certainly be back to try it....More

Thank SoulSurvyvr
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

We dined in the Lord Nelson on our first night in Oakham. It is very reasonably priced, extremely dog friendly and the food and drinks menu were exceptional. Will definitely return and recommend.

Thank Charlotte E
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Excellent venue, great atmosphere, quality food and choice of beers, friendly staff which makes the Lord Nelson somewhere we will to go to again and again. Highly recommend.

Thank Andy C
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

The inside of the pub is amazing with lots of different seating areas. Eclectic decor was very interesting. The Roast Chicken sharer for 2 was very tasty and huge. Could've fed 3 people at least. My hubby went for the roast beef which he thoroughly...More

Thank NCCNottingham
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nicolashill
15 April 2015|
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Response from Lord N | Property representative |
Hello, Sorry for taking so long to get back to you, there is no need to book you just walk in, we have plenty of seating up and downstairs. If you would like any more information call us on 01572 868340. Kind Regards... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$9 - US$21
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:59 - 23:00
Monday
10:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 23:00
Thursday
10:00 - 23:00
Friday
10:00 - 23:30
Saturday
10:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Market Place, Oakham LE15 6DT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Rutland  >  Oakham
  • Phone Number: +44 1572 868340
  • E-mail
Description
The Lord Nelson is a beautiful pub tucked away in the heart of Oakham. As just one of two towns in Rutland, Oakham itself is packed with character. The Lord Nelson fits in perfectly – dating back to the 1500’s the building has been lovingly restored the KNEAD Pubs way.

With charming dining areas throughout the building, you’ll be able to find a cosy spot next to the Aga or enjoy a breath of fresh air in the secluded pub garden. The Lord Nelson is bursting with character, but its relaxed atmosphere makes it the perfect spot for a bite to eat and a chilled out pint.

A centrepiece of the Lord Nelson is the delicious food, fantastic selection of ales and range of wines and other beverages. Here at the Lord Nelson we’re passionate about serving up the perfect pint, along with a mouthwatering meal that combines traditional pub grub with a modern twist.

Our well-known, stonebaked (and scrumptious) KNEAD pizzas are always on the menu, plus a great range of lunch or dinnertime dishes. That’s what makes this pub in Oakham the ideal spot for dinner with family, a bit to eat over a meeting or simply a quick drink with friends.
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