Nelson

(also known as Nellie)

Rocks Green
Ludlow
SY8 2DS

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Opening Times

5-11 Mon-Thu; 1-11 Fri & Sat; 12-11 Sun

Owner

Private Owner

About the Pub

This self-proclaimed beerhouse which first opened in 1717 is situated just off the Ludlow bypass. Definitely not the most pristine of pub interiors, indeed the pub's own website used to include a very apt quote calling it the “finest dysfunctional pub so far”. However to be fair it has been a lot tidier in recent times (newcomers may be bemused as to what state it used to be in), yet still retains the relaxed atmosphere generated by the pub's characterful hosts. There are two rooms, the bar containing the games facilities, whilst the lounge is decked out with musical instruments and possibly other temporarily homeless items. Beermats & photos adorn the walls & ceiling - spot Time Team members who enjoyed evenings there when in the area. The collection of artefacts also spills out into the yard, for example there are some old Ludlow pub signs in evidence. Beer festivals are held twice a year.

Regular Beers

This pub serves 2 regular beers.

  • Holden's Black Country Bitter
  • Ludlow Stairway

Changing Beers

This pub serves 1 changing beer.

An extra guest is occasionally available.

The pub's range of changing beers regularly includes the following rare beer styles:

  • Mild

Shropshire CAMRA Mild in May participant.

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Features

  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • Cider Real Cider Available

Facilities

  • EveningMeals Evening Meals
  • Garden Pub Garden

    Courtyard.

  • Parking Parking
  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly
  • Accommodation Accommodation
  • Camping Camping Nearby (on-site)
  • Games Traditional Pub Games
  • LiveMusic Live Music
  • SeparateBar Separate Bar
  • Smoking Smoking Area

    Smokers are blessed with a covered and heated hut just outside the back door.

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Nelson, Ludlow
Nelson, Ludlow

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Sat Nav Reference

52.377247, -2.700274

Nearby Bus Routes (< ½ mile)

2L

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