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Captain Nelson Tavern

Irish St, Maryport CA15 8AB, England
+44 1900 816697
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good12%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (32 reviews)
“sea bass” (11 reviews)
“sunday roast” (14 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 8:00 PMAll hours
Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Irish St, Maryport CA15 8AB, England
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1 - 10 of 459 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited for Sunday lunch which was absolutely excellent and the service was really good with a very pleasant waitress, could not fault this visit.

1  Thank HolgalCumbria
Reviewed 6 November 2017

we had a meal here and it was great. The staff were lovely and very helpful. The portions are massive so you will not go hungry. Food was fresh - I had veggie lasagne lovely.

1  Thank mag074
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Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

This was our first visit to Maryport and both the port and this pub were a pleasant surprise. Recommend the amazing fresh fish and chips and also the Cumberland sausage. Bar staff very good. Portions large. Definitely recommend this place and a walk along the...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Called in for midweek evening meal. Very friendly staff and quick service. Excellent real ale and well presented and tasty food. Large portion nearly over-faced my wife but she struggled through.

1  Thank penkethc1
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Dog friendly nothing to much trouble food was excellent large portions great value highly recommended

1  Thank Steve R
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Went in for a pint friendly staff, good decor, would deff go again. Great location. Very friendly. Plenty of room

1  Thank joeconnor57
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Had Sunday lunch here today & it was excellent, just like real homemade but better - no cooking & no dishes to wash. Meal looked exactly like photos on Trip Advisor. There was a choice of beef or turkey Sunday Lunch & more than 10...More

1  Thank Elaine B
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Visited Maryport Half-term Monday 23rd October with the grandchildren to explore the Roman Museum. The weather was dreary, grey and drizzly...and cold. So we needed some sustenance to boost our endeavour. Parking at the Quayside we went in search of food. The Captain Nelson was...More

1  Thank jamesedwardc2017
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

I've been once before and enjoyed it so much we returned again today when visiting the area. The food was absolutely gorgeous, we all chose something different and we were all really impressed. My sons friend apparently went home to his mam to tell her...More

1  Thank Emma B
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Visited today for the 2nd time ever and once again everything was perfect Food was excellent, the staff was good, food prices was great and portions filled me up for the rest of the day! I normally write a section on something to improve but...More

1  Thank Terence P
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jackie h
17 October 2016|
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Response from Lesley-Ann A | Reviewed this property |
Hi, yes they are dog friendly. My sister took her dog when we had a meal there and they gave him his own bowl of water.
12 October 2016|
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Response from kh1354 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is
Seb W
27 August 2016|
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Response from stick_10 | Reviewed this property |
Captain Nelsons is a fine place to Eat Quality Fish and Chips, i am certainly looking forward to eating there again, i was catered for very well with a very serious dairy and egg allergy, nothing was too much trouble... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$21
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Irish St, Maryport CA15 8AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Maryport
  • Phone Number: +44 1900 816697
  • E-mail
Locally sourced Cumbrian farm reared meat and vegetables. Real home cooking. Cumbrian dishes such Tattie Pot, Home made. pies burgers chips and really good fish & chips. Stone baked Homemade pizza.
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