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Address: High Street, Topsham, Devon EX3 0DU
Telephone: 01392 877776

Formerly known as the Lord Nelson, the Nelson is a large food orientated pub just north of the centre of Topsham.

Picture of the Nelson, Topsham, Devon

The Nelson, Topsham

When walking in to the Nelson there is a long bar directly opposite. The interior is dark wood. There are plenty of seats – mostly laid out for diners, but some space is available if you just want a drink – a change from recent incarnations I believe.

The atmosphere was a bit lacking on my last visit but I was one of only 3 customers. The large TV dominated the bar area. I’m sure the Nelson feels more inviting when it’s fuller.

Real ale is available and I had a rather good Otter Bright.

I wasn’t eating so didn’t stay long.

Last visited: July 2011

Good Beer, Good Pubs rating: 3 stars out of 5

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One Response to “Nelson”

  1. local person says:

    Visited recently-and asked if they could check for something gluten free on there menu-I was rudely told there was nothing and suggested I book a week in advance! I ended up having a ham salad-which was boring,bland and looked like it had come out of a packet.There were only 9 people in there all evening. It was quiet there was no atmosphere and they started wiping off our table and tidying up chairs on others at 10.30 like we were in their way!
    Reasonable priced drinks-but it was just souless. Shame as used to be really nice about 10 years ago

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