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Great place to eat

Great place to eat with youngsters. Good choice of food, great portions and very reasonably priced... read more

Reviewed 24 February 2018
Stephenfarnham
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Farnham, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great Sunday lunch

Recently visited for Sunday lunch, which is always busy so booking is needed. We had the veggie... read more

Reviewed 23 January 2018
Super-Squirrel007
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Farnham, United Kingdom
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24 Feb 2018
“Great place to eat”
23 Jan 2018
“Great Sunday lunch”
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50-52 Castle Street, Farnham GU9 7JQ, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I have eaten here a few times now since it has reopened and I am really impressed. This is a traditional pub with an open fire and a lot of history. New owner Carl and he’s delightful team work so hard to make you welcome....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Great place to eat with youngsters. Good choice of food, great portions and very reasonably priced. Staff really friendly as well

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Stephenfarnham
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Recently visited for Sunday lunch, which is always busy so booking is needed. We had the veggie roast which was very good. The staff at The Nelson are excellent, very friendly and helpful and the food is good pub grub.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Super-Squirrel007
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Nice atmospheric pub, but could not recommend the food after this evening. There were five of us who ate and three out of the five were disappointed. Pie and gratin was good; beef wellington on the specials board was definitely NOT special. The beef inside...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Julie N
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We all had the lamb roast. The Yorkshire puddings were stone cold. They had clearly made them earlier then left them out. We asked for some warm ones and they did come back warm - but burnt. There was plenty of lamb and roast potatoes....More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank FarnhamFranquette
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

We stopped of to watch the rugby as it was reasonably quiet and had a tv. The pub is quiet and excellent for a quick drink and relax with friends. I gather they have live music in the evenings. We stayed in the pub all...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 13 March 2017

Having lived in Farnham for more than ten years, I have seen this pub go through many changes/owners/refurbs! It is the only place to visit in the area that serves consistently good food. The menu is not overly ambitious but the food is always very...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Karen F
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

A nice old venue, traditional pub serving good honest food. Table of 14 pre ordered starters and mains, all came correct and hot! Roast dinners are huge as our kids portions. We wasted a bit of food on the children, one roast dinner would have...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank 345Andrew28
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

What a fabulous meal! Great traditional pub - food was beyond delicious! Brilliant! Loved the specials board & enjoyed the ambiance!

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Dorothy B
Reviewed 22 December 2016

We had a great time at the Nelson Arms. The pub is superb: hundreds of years old, solid wood beams, low ceilings subdued lighting, cosy little garden area the very opposite of Wetherspoons and something that cannot be replicated The selection of beers was great....More

Date of experience: December 2016
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