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Captain Nelson Tavern

Open Now: 11:00 a.m. - 12:20 a.m.
Open today: 11:00 a.m. - 12:20 a.m.
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Every time we come to Cumbria for a break we head to the Captain Nelson for our lunch, great food... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2018
Manchester, United Kingdom
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Arrived just as kitchen was closing.... no problem. We’re immediatly welcomed & offered a menu... read more

Reviewed August 4, 2018
Norwich, United Kingdom
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“sunday lunch”(3 reviews)
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South Quay, Maryport CA15 8AB, England
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All reviews pudding generous portions sunday lunch lovely pub well worth a visit chips aquarium
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Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Would like to say what the food is like but can’t because we arrived at 8.45 to be informed that they don’t take orders after 7.30. Shame because the place looked nice and their was a friendly atmosphere.

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Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

Every time we come to Cumbria for a break we head to the Captain Nelson for our lunch, great food, great friendly atmosphere, helpful staff & very large portions. I have a soft spot for the fish, it’s massive & the best fish I’ve had....More

Thank dazb22
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

Arrived just as kitchen was closing.... no problem. We’re immediatly welcomed & offered a menu. Drinks order brought to table. Service was faultless. Food was great. Huge fish & chips with mushy peas. Good home cooking. Actually saw the batter being made by the chef.......More

Thank rosydellair
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

Called in after a local elderly chap recommend here for eats. Pleased we followed his advice. Lovely pub next to the harbour loads of free parking nearby. We both opted for fish and chips. When it arrived we couldn't believe the size of the haddock...More

Thank Stephen W
Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

Excellent pub. Great meals (except limited gluten free - jacket spuds only). Worth taking cash as card payments/ wifi doesn’t always work.

Thank david j
Reviewed April 24, 2018

Dropped in for a snack on Sunday lunch time unfortunately they only did full meals. Having said that we ordered the Sunday turkey dinner and its was really good but there was far to much for us it was huge so only order this if...More

Thank Eric W
Reviewed February 23, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely amazing food! Really friendly staff. Lovely little place! Definitely reccomend and will be visiting again next time we're in the area!

Thank em3001
Reviewed October 1, 2017 via mobile

Maryport, on Cumbrias west coast, definitely a hidden gem. A lovely costal fishing town with great bars and restaurants. We went to Captain Nelsons Tavern last night. A welcoming,family run bar/restaurant where we had the best wood fired pizzas EVER!. Well worth a visit.

Thank vicjh40
Reviewed August 15, 2017 via mobile

Went to Maryport to visit the aquarium, then after that wanted to find a nice pub for some lunch. Came across Captain Nelson Tavern. The staff were great and the food was amazing. Portion sizes were very generous. Well worth the money. Will visit again...More

Thank losie15
Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

Pizza amazing food all in all is brilliant! Staff happy to help. Perfect night out for couples or people with children. Harbour side so excellent seafood too! Pub made for all occasions definitely worth a visit!

Thank Jamie S
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