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Lord Nelson Inn (Adnams)

Beer (sort)Average Score (sort)No. Samples (sort)
Adnams - Southwold BitterExceptional2
Adnams - YuletideExcellent1
Adnams - BroadsideExcellent1
Adnams - Flame RunnerGood1
Adnams - Old AleNot Tried0
Adnams - East GreenNot Tried0
Adnams - ExplorerNot Tried0
Adnams - Sole StarNot Tried0
Picture 1. Lord Nelson Inn, Southwold, Suffolk

Visits Details

17 Aug 2012 (Andrew)
I recall Mick saying this was a good pub and indeed it was. We had to sit in the garden as children weren't allowed in the main bar.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Adnams - Flame Runner3.90GoodPale brown colour. Light body. Hint of tang and pepper. Some light fruit too.
Adnams - Broadside4.70Not Tried
Adnams - Southwold Bitter3.70Not Tried
Adnams - Sole Star2.70Not Tried
20 Nov 2008 (Mick)
Our last evening in Southwold so there was some serious tasting to be done and this was the pub to do it in.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Adnams - Southwold Bitter3.70ExceptionalAS near perfect as it gets, malt, hops, a perfect citrus, pepper spicy finish, perfect.
Adnams - Broadside4.70ExcellentI had to finish on this, superb, rich fruity and spicy, I love it and this is as good as it gets. But still the Bitter calls.........
Adnams - Yuletide4.50ExcellentWorking up the gravity's this was next, a superb winter beer, soft and spicy with no harshness malty and smooth, wonderful.
Adnams - Explorer4.30Not Tried
Adnams - Old Ale4.10Not Tried
Adnams - East Green4.00Not Tried
18 Nov 2008 (Mick)
Warm and inviting as always, friendly and pleasant staff. A mixture of local and visitors.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Adnams - Southwold Bitter3.70ExcellentPerfect condition, good balance of malt and hops with a good citrus/spicy finish. I could drink this all evening
Adnams - Broadside4.70Not Tried
Adnams - Old Ale4.10Not Tried
Adnams - Yuletide4.50Not Tried
Adnams - East Green4.00Not Tried

About the Lord Nelson Inn

The pub sign. Lord Nelson Inn, Southwold, Suffolk

Summary of Beer Scores

 Total
Exceptional1
Excellent3
Good1
Acceptable-
Poor-

Website.

The pub is found in Southwold, Suffolk, IP18 6EJ.

My favourite Southwold pub, always welcoming and friendly. One central bar serving 3 drinking areas and the beer is superb.

We have visited this pub 3 times, seen 8 different beers and tried 4 of them.

Map location

Postcode: IP18 6EJ