grid reference TM 509 761
opened 17th century
bar / diner
Data from the Food Standards Agency live feed.
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- 10.30-11; 12-10.30 (Sun)
- 1200-1400, 1830-2100
regular real ales
Adnams Broadside, Ghost Ship, Southwold plus up to two seasonals
Local licensing authority for Southwold is East Suffolk
CAMRA North-East Suffolk branch.
last updated 31/12/2019
Southwold Lord Nelson
previously known as: Nelson, Raven?
Real Ale is available here
42 East St, IP18 6EJ
Always busy and lively, the pub is popular with locals and visitors alike enjoying the coastal views from the nearby cliff top. It is situated next to the Sailor's Reading Room museum and close to the town centre. The pub has a flagstone floor with an open fire in winter months and is decorated throughout with naval and seafaring memorabilia. The large central bar offers a good range of Adnams beers. Children are welcome in the side room and patio garden to the rear.
Beer served through handpulls
Lunchtime meals (not just snacks)
Restaurant or separate dining area
Separate public bar
Pub sells beer from local brewers
Camping or carvan site within about a mile
Bus stop nearby (see public transport tab for details)
Beer garden or other outside drinking area
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(some old PO directory information courtesy of londonpublichouse.com)
(** historic book information from Bob Mitchell)