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If you come to Beverley you have to visit Nellie's, AKA The White Horse Inn.

One of the best drinking pubs in Beverley, beautiful building possibly built when God was a lad... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Shirley B
Hidden Gem

What can i say about Nelly's, great character building outside and Inn. Cheap drinks and some... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sam S
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  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“gas lights”(53 reviews)
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22 Hengate, Beverley HU17 8BN, England
+44 1482 861973
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All reviews sam smiths gas lights the pub step back in time cheap beer stone floors nooks and crannies old world rabbit warren previous landlady pool room living museum coal fire brown walls quirky rooms great beer fantastic pub
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I have been a regular customer for over 6 years.The new land lady is a disgrace sitting at a table swearing loudly(despite the no sweating policy) she has no idea of what being a land lady is

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Reviewed 6 days ago

The White Horse in Beverley is known locally as Nellie's after a very popular former licensee. It is a Samuel Smith's pub that I have visited often and know quite well. It is possibly unique in that the pub is gas lit throughout. It is...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the best drinking pubs in Beverley, beautiful building possibly built when God was a lad, but such an amazing place to see. The original gas lights are still in use, the people are friendly & the ambiance is warm & welcoming !

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What can i say about Nelly's, great character building outside and Inn. Cheap drinks and some interesting local characters. The number of cosy rooms to sit in are fascinating especially if you have never been before. Everyone who pops in always looks to the corner...More

Thank Sam S
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Dear Lord and Father of Mankind, may I make a small request? When I die, if I’m lucky enough to get to heaven, may it be a quiet corner in one of the small back rooms at Nellie’s, next to an open fire, with a...More

3  Thank GuyB698
Reviewed 4 September 2018

Fantastic place to while a way an afternoon with drinks & pool. Staff were friendly, and the atmosphere itself was fascinating. Didn't have any food, but the menu looked nice enough.

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Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

What used to be a great place has turned into an awful place No atmosphere Tenants rude belligerent uninviting Please brewery restore great tenants again

4  Thank Sarahtobbell
Reviewed 25 August 2018

Fantastic pub, throw back to when pubs were pubs. No kids, no food, just a proper drinking hole, brilliant.

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Reviewed 17 August 2018

Returned to Beverley with three other "grumpy Old Men" for golf and the races and of course I had to return to my favourite pub. Very pleased to say-- Yes it in my opinion it is still the best pub in England.

1  Thank peterbeverleywirral
Reviewed 15 August 2018

A real time-warp. No intrusive music, just the buzz of conversation. Genuine gas-lit hostelry. This is the real deal, not a phony re-creation. This pub is listed in the CAMRA National Inventory of Historic Pub Interiors. Excellent Sam Smith's Old Brewery Bitter at £2 per...More

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20 August 2017|
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Response from dougyLeeds | Reviewed this property |
Yes dogs are welcome
Susan R
23 January 2017|
Response from Mark E | Property representative |
Hello. Children / infants are welcome, although not in the bar area, or beyond early evenings. All that is asked - especially for safety reasons, due to the nature of the historic building, with open fires - is that children... More
26 December 2016|
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Response from Mark E | Property representative |
Hello. The White Horse Inn (Nellies) is situated around 5-10 minutes walk from the Minster. It's actually adjacent to the Bus Station, on the edge of the Market Place. If you was to exit the Bus Station on to New Walkergate... More