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Admiral Nelson

) #1 of 6 Restaurants in Braunston $$ - $$$ , British,
Dark Lane | Daventry, Braunston NN11 7HJ, England
+44 1788 891900
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“ham” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Dark Lane | Daventry, Braunston NN11 7HJ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Admiral Nelson on the Oxford canal is a treat not to be missed. The menus if very good and the food is great, the team are very friendly and dogs are welcome, how can you beat that?

1  Thank danielvG9443PZ
Reviewed 1 week ago

Scallops were the best I have had in ages-beautifully cooked-well done chef-and the beef/buffalo burgers were not bad either.Good service friendly atmosphere.

Thank Timothy H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely canal side pub. The staff a really friendly and the food is excellent. Well worth a visit if you are in the area.

Thank andrew c
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great pub on the canal with really friendly staff. The food is good-not as cheap as the pubs on the High Street, but you are paying for location. There is a great selection of drinks and plenty of tables inside and outside....More

Thank Mel N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

LOve this place to eat. Food always great, well cooked and priced. Staff always friendly. great location to sit outside along the canal side watching the boats going through the lock or sit in side.

Thank Steve T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This pub , alongside the canal, has changed hands many times in the last few years. I can appreciate the dilemma, very busy in the summer with canal boats galore, the exact opposite in winter. Staff attitudes used to vary tremendously as did the availability...More

1  Thank John P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First vist to this pub, sat outside by he canal , it was a very hot day .could have done with a umbrella. Was busy but our food was served quickly and was very good. Looks lovely inside too, not much parking, will come again.

1  Thank Betty H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited here in mid July. The pub is in a great location (by the canal) and we sat outside. The staff were friendly and service quick. However, my food was average. The beer was good. I wouldn't rush back.

Thank Antony_of_Surrey
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Simply delicious food. We went twice! The gazpacho with vodka was excellent, the special of the week, chicken burger, great, risotto with seafood, really good, and the staff, super friendly. The food of the week. Thankyou

1  Thank Emma L
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

You simply must visit this pub as the food, drink and surroundings are first class. The staff are incredibly friendly and helpful. This is without a shadow of a doubt the best village pub I've ever visited. If that wasn't enough, the pub holds an...More

1  Thank Peter G
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Renata H
7 April 2017|
Response from jaw4333 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Dogs are very welcome in the pub. X
Renata H
7 April 2017|
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Response from UniqiProductions | Reviewed this property |
As it's in the canal path I believe so. They also have a lovely outdoor space for warmer days.
8 September 2016|
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Response from Malcolm D | Reviewed this property |
Call them.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dark Lane | Daventry, Braunston NN11 7HJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northamptonshire  >  Braunston
  • Phone Number: +44 1788 891900
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