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Nelson Arms

££ - £££, British,
50-52 Castle Street | Farnham, Farnham GU9 7JQ, England
+44 1252 712554
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“beef” (9 reviews)
“pies” (5 reviews)
“sunday roast” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
50-52 Castle Street | Farnham, Farnham GU9 7JQ, England
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1 - 10 of 185 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

The pub was great. Really good atmosphere, lovely setting, exceptional food. Only slight critique was the range of beers could have been slightly more extensive (IPAs would have been nice) but I get that space is a premium! Had the Halloumi & Mushroom Burger. Absolutely...More

Thank Tom Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I met my partner for a quick drink after work. This is a lively and friendly traditional English pub which is definitely worth a visit!

Thank Rufus237
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Never been to the Nelson Arms in Farnham, but I am very glad I did. Met up with some friends in Farnham and we decided to have a bite to eat. We were close to the pub and went in just as it started raining....More

Thank marcmusdu
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

What a lovely true British pub. Meet some friends from Farnham here last week for drinks and dinner. I had the 10oz Rib Eye steak with great hand cut chips Mmm just lovely. All my friends meals looked great too and no complaints. Being a...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Went here for Sisters Birthday and very happy. Very good food at a very reasonable price. Would recommend highly. Best bit of steak I've had for years. Loads of character and friendly staff.

Thank Alister L
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Staff were friendly - food was reasonable with bacon and Brie wrap with quite tasty chips and a bit of green salad. Av chicken Caesar salad. And average burger. Quaint surroundings inside as pub formed from 3 13th c estate workers cottages near Farnham Castle...More

Thank Andy X
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We visit the Nelson Arms infrequently as the service in the past has been slow on occasions. However, we tried it again recently and the whole experience was pretty good. The food was very good, served piping hot and all together. The food is tasty...More

Thank S M
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Visited the Nelson for the first time in many years. Very nice welcome and service. The food was very good quality and good value.

Thank Colin H
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Went there yesterday with a group of people very nice pub, warm and cosy. We managed to get a table and although we sat by a lamp the majority of us felt like it was a bit dark with very little lighting. We ordered food...More

Thank thatanalysis
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Visited 19/7/17 for early evening meal. Great pub great beers great staff. food was exactly as pub grub should be. To be honest I have paid more for food at high end restaurants that could not hold a light to the meals my brother and...More

Thank DarrenSwinton
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4 May 2017|
Response from SouthYorksLass | Reviewed this property |
Dogs are regular visitors and seem to be welcomed by staff and customers.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50-52 Castle Street | Farnham, Farnham GU9 7JQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Surrey  >  Farnham
  • Phone Number: +44 1252 712554
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