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Lord Nelson

) #62 of 364 Restaurants in Ipswich ££ - £££ , British,
81 Fore Street | Waterfront, Ipswich IP4 1JZ, England
+44 1473 407510
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“adnams ales” (7 reviews)
“proper pub” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub
££ - £££
81 Fore Street | Waterfront, Ipswich IP4 1JZ, England
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1 - 10 of 75 reviews

Reviewed 30 March 2017

Only popped in for a couple of pints but was greeted by a very pleasant young man who was very accommodating. Nice open fire, even though the weather wasnt too chilly, appeared to be a place for locals but we were made very welcome. Adnams...More

Thank MaddogKazza
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere, open fire, it's the perfect place for good pint of ale. The Ale is from Adnams brewery which fit the character of the pub.

Thank Simon W
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Shame Adnams are selling this pub, but whoever buys it would do bloody well to keep the current landlord and staff on full time. Excellent friendly service and top quality condition of the beer.

Thank Peter G
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Great beers and very friendly bar staff. I went mid-week and it was a little quiet but the beers made up for it

Thank Jerry P
Reviewed 27 October 2016

The best location with the Marina fronting this pub with both shops and numerous other facilities all within a 5 - 10 minute walk.

Thank Mark E
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I don't often get the chance to have weekends off and go out for a pint with some mates, but if I do, we'll generally end up here. A proper, old school no bells and whistles pub. Floorboards that are slightly out of true, and...More

Thank Brian A
Reviewed 30 September 2016

I have been disapointed with the food. Midrange pub grub. Great place to have a few beers though. Love this pub

Thank John-Andrew-Simpson
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

First time I've been to this pub. Excellent service. Excellent food. Very helpful. I'll be back soon.

1  Thank Simon D
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

I went to the Lord nelsons for a pint on my way home and felt peckish so I ordered the fish not expecting anything amazing, when my meal arrived (which was very quickly) it looked stunning and the taste was spectacular and the portion size...More

1  Thank karlchalmers
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

I popped in for a quick pint, on Saturday, while waiting for my Wife, when i discovered a newLandlord had taken over, not that long ago. The pub still has a traditional old style in a quiter area of the Town, with traditional barrels of...More

Thank Dave S
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Can't find a menu online anywhere, anyone know what the menu is like, any special nights ie. Curry night etc? Thanks
20 September 2015|
Response from Ellsmells | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hi there Charley, due to not being able to post links on here you will have to send us an email at lordnelson-ipswich@outlook . com , and we will get back to you as soon as possible with either links or pdf's of the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 81 Fore Street | Waterfront, Ipswich IP4 1JZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Ipswich
  • Phone Number: +44 1473 407510
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