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Nelson Head

££ - £££, British,
Nelson Head The Street, Horsey NR29 4AD, England
+44 1493 393378
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good30%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“suet pudding” (6 reviews)
“ciabatta” (6 reviews)
Opens in 23 min
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Nelson Head The Street, Horsey NR29 4AD, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Lovely pub, brings an all new meaning to a fish finger sandwich! WOW! Amazing. Coco our beagle loved it

Thank Nigel G
Reviewed 1 week ago

After viewing the Atlantic seal colony on Horsey's sandy beach we enjoyed a hearty meal at this traditional pub nearby. The home made fish finger sandwich was a firm favourite, as well as the local crab sandwich. The choice of real ales and ciders was...More

Thank Bryan L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a fantastic gem. Turn left off road to horsey signposted Nelson..don't be put off by no through rd....ample parking.Country pub with history. Great real ales..counted at least 10. Good menu.Had crab sarnies with salad and chips plus best coleslaw! Friendly staff and dogs welcome..even...More

Thank Normanjordy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Little pubs like these are very rare and such a privilege to visit. We fancied something light, so hubby had a jacket potato with chilli and cheese and I had a BLT sandwich. The food was tasty and generous. My sandwich was on lovely bread,...More

2  Thank Jen H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came up for a family weekend at the Beer Festival - what a great weekend! Camped in the beer garden, very convenient. The staff were constantly busy but always cheerful, food superb and good-sized portions, the beer selection amazing (I think they were surprised...More

2  Thank t0mbst0nepete
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cycled over to the Nelson in our dinner time to get some food. I had the veggie panini and the wife had the ham and mustard sandwich. With the food we had 2 lagers. The food was spot on and the price was reasonable. All...More

2  Thank Ambassador607828
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sassy staff, poor quality food it’s a shame it’s gone down hill as I’ve being gong here for years. Lots of better options locally.

2  Thank Laetitia1978
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So disappointed, brought family and kids, fights everywhere breaking out amongst local idiots, no control.More

3  Thank local-lad129
juff_13, Owner at Nelson Head, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

A single dispute between two locals is hardly 'fights everywhere'. Unfortunately, a local lady was pushed over as the two scuffled but it was over in seconds (actually brought under control by the locals that you seem so scathing of before the landlord could get...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had jacket potato with 3 been chilli and jacket potato with cheese and beans. Both came with salad. Cost about £6.95 each I think. Good value for money and food was nice. Have a large garden with plenty of tables and chairs. Parking. Dogs are...More

2  Thank boneywoney
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great family meal here, 2 adults & 2 kids, 10 & 8. The kids choices were great, more than enough portion wise and they loved it. The adult meals were not only massive but the tastiest we have had in a long...More

Thank tomphowells
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Linda H
1 May 2018|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from juff_13 | Property representative |
Yes - provided you're eating at the pub and are self sufficient (we have no overnight facilities) you're welcome to stay in the carpark. To give you some options we also allow it at my other pub the Pleasure Boat Inn, next... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nelson Head The Street, Horsey NR29 4AD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Horsey
  • Phone Number: +44 1493 393378
  • E-mail
The Nelson Head, Horsey.Traditional country pub, child and dog friendly with a warm welcome and large open fire.Walks extending around the broads and down to the sea.We offer real ale and fresh local food cooked to order.
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