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Nelson's - CLOSED

231 Nelson Pl, Williamstown, Hobsons Bay, Victoria 3016, Australia
+61 3 9397 2377
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
1 Oct 2015
“Greta Location and Great Food”
8 Jul 2015
“Closed down”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
231 Nelson Pl, Williamstown, Hobsons Bay, Victoria 3016, Australia
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Reviewed 1 October 2015

We have been here on numerous occasions, with the family and as a couple. Always extremely pleased with the food and especially the service. There are always friendly, professional waiters to assist with your dining experience. The children always love the calamari, chips and salad...More

2  Thank brskc
Reviewed 8 July 2015

This was a favorite - particuarly in winter due to good food and 2 big open fires but unfortuantely it has closed.

1  Thank xxx261669
Reviewed 6 January 2015

Great meals high quality food and beverage. Excellent service to match. Beautiful views from the upstairs balcony. Highly recommend, Williamstown has been waiting for a place like this!

2  Thank Grant J
Reviewed 31 December 2014

Visited here a few weeks back, just after it had re opened. Was greeted by lovely lady (who I think was new owner) who was very attentive. Sat on balcony with a good view of city. Food was excellent and reasonably priced. Menu small but...More

4  Thank Susanne F
Reviewed 11 November 2014

Was planning to follow users recommendations and eat here, but this restaurant has closed. After walking around looking for it, I discovered they'd closed up shop and a new pub is planning to take its place soon.

1  Thank LizzySG
Reviewed 1 September 2014

Had a 60th birthday booked. They did not bother to let us know that they had shut down. Only found out from a friend in the area. They must have known when they took the booking. Really low act!!

8  Thank Tracey S
Reviewed 20 August 2014

We really struggled to find a café in Williamstown that would accept a big group such as ours (16) for brunch so were very excited when we discovered Nelson's. The person who greeted us was friendly and welcoming as were the other staff members, however...More

Thank chillichickTauranga
Reviewed 4 July 2014

We were greeted by a lovely open fire in the restaurant making it very welcoming on a cold Melbourne night. The dining area is well set out with the tables adequately place apart for privacy but still retaining a cosy feel to the place. The...More

Thank Ian C
Reviewed 31 May 2014

We had to wait a long time for our lunch at Nelson's but it was worth the wait! The steak was cooked to perfection, with double fried chips (naughty but ooh so yummy!) and a delicious salad. My husband had fish and chips which were...More

Thank buchananmob
Reviewed 7 May 2014

What more do I have to say. They were perfect! The scrambled eggs were definately the best I think I have had anywhere. Friendly service and pets are welcome outside with the waitress bringing our pooch a bowl of water too.

Thank Mookssh
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  • Address: 231 Nelson Pl, Williamstown, Hobsons Bay, Victoria 3016, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Hobsons Bay  >  Williamstown
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9397 2377
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