Welcome to The Lord Nelson, Southwold

Sitting proudly on East Street is The Lord Nelson pub, or The Nellie, to friends. Somewhat of a local institution, we pride ourselves on being THE drinking pub in Southwold and a social hub for the town.

You can be assured of a warm welcome, award-winning Adnams beers, wines, and spirits and some good local storytelling too. Our focus is on the perfect pint, lively conversation, and a convivial atmosphere. Fridays and Saturdays you can also enjoy Pizza!

All members of the family are welcome, dogs included.

We are often busy inside, so you just grab a table or bar stool when one becomes free. The same applies to our courtyard garden and our highly prized benches out front.

See you soon,

Team Nellie



Christmas Eve: Bar open 11am

Christmas Day: Bar open 10.30am – 12.30pm

Boxing Day: Bar open 12pm-10.30pm

New Years Eve: Bar open 12pm-11.30pm

New Years Day: Bar open 12pm-10.30pm

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