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Nelson Street Cafe Restaurant Bar

53-54 Nelson Street | MK18 1BT, Buckingham MK18 1BT, England
+44 1280 815556
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
53-54 Nelson Street | MK18 1BT, Buckingham MK18 1BT, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited with friends on a Saturday night. The staff are all friendly - but (in my opinion) despite all of the great efforts there is something that isn't quite comfortable here. The decoration of the restaurant itself somehow prevents a really comfortable and relaxing...More

Thank Simon L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An amazing dining experience. We chose the food adventure which came with a wide range of well prepared dishes - salmon starter, duck, ice cream , nibbles. Melon juice appetiser, coffee and truffles. If you want to treat yourself with wonderful food and service -...More

Thank loberholzer
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

I had the vegetarian options, tomatoes, carrots and water melon. Doesn't sound great but it was fantastic. One of the best meals I've had.

Thank CRJ1976
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Not been for a while, and we go back again soon. The courses all blend into one creating a memorable night, even more so if you have the accompanying wine pairings. Next time will pick a lighter desert...

Thank EnglandGrumpy
Reviewed 3 November 2017

We visited during the week and the restaurant was quiet. Service and food in terms of quality and presentation was excellent. We have enjoyed this restaurant several times over the years but this time they have really stepped up a notch or two. We also...More

Thank Haveyougotthemap
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

We have dined at Nelson Street several times but last night was truly excellent. The food was superb, with options for all tastes and the service was first rate. Especially loved the candle dripping and soda bread, a really nice touch that singles them out...More

Thank paul3098
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Food is amazing - good size potions and all a 'bit different' - each dish was explained as it came out showing a good knowledge by the staff. If I had a couple of small gripes it would be the slow service - we arrived...More

Thank vjsue
Reviewed 14 October 2017

I write this review with pleasure. From the phone call to make a reservation which was a considerate conversation, to a nice greeting on arrival and the welcoming decor and lighting. We immediately felt relaxed. The two of us had a a totally delicious meal...More

Thank Sarah L
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

We visited with friends and found it very inviting and welcoming. The staff were very attentive without being overpowering. The food was international and very good. It was a little pricey but for a special occasion worth it. Would go again and would recommend a...More

Thank sandra_wilson1
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Great from start to finish. Service and ambiance great, but what makes this place fantastic is the food. It is put together so well and carefully balanced, just right. Portions are great size and just right, and the ingredients finely balanced. Made us feel welcome...More

Thank Fingella
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Questions & Answers
20 November 2015|
Response from Louis M | Property representative |
Hi, Sorry we didn't get back to you before. I'm afraid we are closed on a Sunday, we are open for lunch and dinner from Tuesday to Saturday. Hopefully one of these times will be suitable for you. Kind Regards, Nelson... More
Susie T
12 October 2015|
Response from Louis M | Property representative |
We understand that parking in Buckingham can be very difficult but there are a few spots a short walk from us where you can usually find a space. Western Avenue car park is just around the corner less than 5 minutes walk... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 53-54 Nelson Street | MK18 1BT, Buckingham MK18 1BT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Buckinghamshire  >  Aylesbury Vale  >  Buckingham
  • Phone Number: +44 1280 815556
A unique new restaurant for Buckingham serving a range of modern English dishes with an international twist. An indiviually designed restaurant created around chef Louis Myhill, who combines natural talent with skills gained in London restaurants, including The Ivy
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