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Moorcock Inn

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) #10 of 39 Restaurants in Nelson ££ - £££ ,
Gisburn Road, Nelson BB9 6NG, England
+44 1282 614186
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good50%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“pork” (2 reviews)
“sunday roast” (2 reviews)
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Bar, Pub
££ - £££
Gisburn Road, Nelson BB9 6NG, England
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Reviewed 5 October 2016

Three of us (myself and two visitors from the U S A went for evening meal. The place was very quiet, but the food was excellent (both in quality and quantity) and the service couldn't be faulted - staff most efficient and friendly. Strongly recommended.

1  Thank David J
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Have not been to the Moorcock in years and surprisingly it has not changed at all. The staff are super friendly and the food is very generous. It is quite sad in a way because the place is so quiet, being in the rural outskirts....More

2  Thank JARYED
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Let's be clear; this is not fine dining but what it is, is good local (in the main) food, well prepared and in cosy surroundings. I like the way that they serve the vegetables in separate serving dishes for you to help yourself and the...More

1  Thank Lifeman
Reviewed 12 September 2016

A generally quiet place to go for a good pub lunch, and only a short drive up from Colne and Nelson.

1  Thank John R
Reviewed 11 September 2016

It is sometime since my wife and I visited The Moorcock not for any reason the fault of the pub I should add. Unlike most places it hasn't changed the owners have been there 30 years I believe. The place is clean and nicely furnished...More

1  Thank TERRY W
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Just passing & called in for a quick bite thinking this looked just like an ordinary country pub. It turned out to be a little gem and we will certainly come back. The menu is varied and includes some dishes you don't often see elsewhere....More

1  Thank Vicky S
Reviewed 24 August 2016

We have been regular visitors to the Moorcock for many years and have always had a great meal. They have a varied Menu and always have a "specials" Board for those extra specially prepared meals. All meals are cooked fresh and you can change the...More

1  Thank geofflord
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

We came here for a late lunch, which was very good, both in terms of quality and value. The staff were excellent, polite and helpful. We will definitely be back.

1  Thank MrHedgehog65
Reviewed 22 July 2016

thursday night and it looked like we were the only ones in, but to be fair, the place is huge, so there may have been people inthe other room. we ordered salmon which was advertised as perfectly cooked, and the corned beef hash. when it...More

1  Thank Joe P
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

Came here yesterday after a cold windy walk, and thought it was such a lovely little place. The decor was very cute and unique it had antiques everywhere, they also played some Irish Faulk Music, i ordered a Sunday roast there was an option between...More

1  Thank Bethanieawp
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
12:00 - 18:00
12:00 - 14:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gisburn Road, Nelson BB9 6NG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +44 1282 614186
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