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The Jolly Farmer

) #20 of 209 Restaurants in Basingstoke ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , British,
Farleigh Road | Cliddesden, Basingstoke RG25 2JL, England
+44 1256 473073
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good37%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
12:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, European, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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Farleigh Road | Cliddesden, Basingstoke RG25 2JL, England
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Reviews (129)
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1 - 10 of 127 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our third visit to The Jolly Farmer and, as with the previous occasions, everything was first class. The staff are welcoming, friendly and attentive. The bar offers a good selection of drinks, real and craft ales, wines etc. at reasonable prices. The menu...More

Thank Andy C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've had Sunday lunch there twice this month and both have been well above expectations. Eating in a pub is not luxurious but this establishment offers good service and great food. Good drink choice as you would expect in a pub, definitely a go-to place

Thank bcollins1951
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I can honestly say I have never been more impressed. As a vegan I called up prior to my visit and was told the chef could cook me whatever; slightly sceptical we arrived for dinner and the team where so accommodating!! The chef cooked me...More

Thank hannah9067
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As I do in most places, I check out Trip Advisor to find a place that is a bit off the beaten path. Since I stayed at nearby Audleys Wood, this pub seemed like an ideal fit given the reviews and distance from the hotel....More

Thank cfarriu
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

This is a lovely country pub/restaurant, with very friendly and attentive staff and a wide variety of great food. Well worth a visit!

Thank John O
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

We had a delicious Sunday Lunch here. We were a table of 4, we had 2 roast belly pork, which was so tasty and tender and not too fatty at all with very tasty crackling, 1 roast beef again very tender and tasty and 1...More

Thank Highstreetnanny
Reviewed 9 June 2017

We ate at The JollyFarmer at the recommendation of "the doorman" at Audley Wood Hotel. It was a good recommendation. The food was fairly limited but freshly prepared and the service was good. The beer was cold and plentiful and there was a fair Malborough...More

Thank megotaylor
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Great pub and friendly staff. Past experiences of food here were of a high standard. This was not the same. Previously edgy, gastro pub flavours and presentation, now, a bit over cooked and grey. Sorry.

1  Thank MrsRachaelB
Reviewed 24 May 2017

A good country pub plenty off parking steep path from parking outside seating good range of food no choice on veg

Thank clyreen22
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Haven't been here for about 8 months & it never disappoints. An improtu lunch for 4 on Saturday. As always friendly staff & a warm welcome. Starters for 3 of us, couldn't fault....( the salmon in chilli batter was really good!) Fish cakes, chilli beef...More

Thank Sara B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 32
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Farleigh Road | Cliddesden, Basingstoke RG25 2JL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Basingstoke
  • Phone Number: +44 1256 473073
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