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South Western Arms

(formerly Nellie's Nob; South Western Arms)

38-40 Adelaide Road
SO17 2HW

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Opening Times

MondayMidday - 11.00 pm
TuesdayMidday - 11.00 pm
WednesdayMidday - 11.00 pm
ThursdayMidday - 11.00 pm
FridayMidday - Midnight
SaturdayMidday - Midnight
SundayMidday - 11.00 pm

About the Pub

Traditional late Victorian pub with the rooms knocked through into one in the 1980s. Refurbished again in 2018 but retaining some original features. The exposed brickwork includes some quirky wall pictures and bric-a-brac. An upstairs area has pool, table football and darts. A large courtyard at the back includes some water features, a partially covered smoking area and frequent passing trains beyond the wall. A single bar serves up to eight changing ales from national brewers. Regular live music on Saturday evenings is supplemented by a popular jukebox. Adjoins St Denys railway station.

Regular cask ales

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Changing cask ales

This pub serves 9 changing beers.

Changing beers typically include:

  • Bowman --varies--
  • Exmoor --varies--

Up to 9 beers, ever changing range (mianly from SIBA)

Source: National

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South Western Arms, Southampton


  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • Cider Real Cider Available

    Old Rosie.


  • Garden Pub Garden

    Paved garden.

  • Parking Parking

    Small car park.

  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly
  • Events Events

    Meat Draw [Sun].Book Club [Mon].

  • FunctionRoom Function Room

    Upstairs area may be used.

  • Games Traditional Pub Games

    Pool, table football, darts,

  • LiveMusic Live Music

    Every two weeks [Sat].

  • Smoking Smoking Area

    A large covered area in garden.

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South Western Arms

38-40 Adelaide Road
SO17 2HW

Sat Nav Reference

50.92164, -1.38768


  • <Bus Close to Bus Routes
  • <Station Close to Railway Station

Nearby Bus Routes (550m)

First: 7

Buses not close by Southampton standards but the rail station is virtually attached!

Nearby Station (40m)

St Denys


East (down) side of St Denys station

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