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154-158 Victoria Road West, Thornton Cleveleys FY5 3NE, England
+44 1253 856042
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08:00 - 23:00
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Cheshire, United Kingdom
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410 reviews
304 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 193 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

On a weekend break in Blackpool and visited Cleveleys as usual. Called in for drinks in the afternoon and although it was busy, was served very quickly. Stfaf very efficient and friendly. One of the nicer Spoons and would recommend.

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Thank 2010mustang
Blackpool, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We go there regularly, typical wetherspoons cheap and cheerful food, good service, nice decor, and especially good for breakfast. The eggs benedict and unlimited coffee is always a winner.

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Thank Suebedoo S
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

very tidy place , staff very efficient , food very tasty . Had chicken panini with chips which was very nice .

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Thank dennis r
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

both had baked potatoes with pulled pork and pulled pork had large lumps of fat in them, considering portions are small there were huge lumps of fat!! Child's meal which comes with fruit bag, did not as none left and no alternative. Bill did not add up to prices on menu due to way keyed in till. Not a huge... More 

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Thank Menn7
Thornton Cleveleys, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After meeting my friend for shopping we decided to have lunch at the Jolly Tars - the food was good and a good atmosphere was around x

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Thank angelamaureen13
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46 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We found this pub while in town in August and I was caught short, so I used their facilities. I noticed how nice it was,so we came for a brekkers two months later and really enjoyed ourselves. Nice and clean, jolly staff and a very quiet atmosphere. Somewhere to relax. Pop in for a tinkle and you might just stay.... More 

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I usually enjoy coming here but last time the burgets tasted diffrent. Not in good way so i dont know whats happend there. Service is still good Dont know if u have changed suplier? Will be back but hope the burgers are back to how they were

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Thank obso
TheJollyTars, Public Relations Manager at The Jolly Tars, responded to this review

Thank-you for your comments. I am sorry to here that you have not enjoyed your burgers on this occasion, I can only apologise for this and hope to see you again soon. So that we hope that we can restore your faith in us. Many Thanks James More 

Las Vegas, Nevada
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33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

We come to this bar once a month as a mid week treat for our two little boys. They tend to have adult meals even though they are 5 and 7! The food is always delicious and the drink with meal deal makes this an affordable visit. The manager is very polite (julie I think). We didn't wait long to... More 

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TheJollyTars, Public Relations Manager at The Jolly Tars, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments, we are happy to hear that you have enjoyed your visit. as for the kids section, we are looking into being able to provide something to keep kids happy and occupied such as a kids corner. Many Thanks James More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Will never return food is a joke cold and microwaved and very rude staff beer was flat asked for it to be changed they said no and just walked away

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Thank Gary T
TheJollyTars, Manager at The Jolly Tars, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback, for me to look into further it would help if you could let me know when you visited the pub. We can only apologise and if you wish to discuss further please call me on 01253 856042 or contact the pub via email p5959@jdwetherspoon.co.uk. kind regards Julie More 

Blackpool, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Visit The Jolly tars on a regular basis to meet up with friends, lovely surroundings, good selection of food which has always been delicious, nice atmosphere, no music so nice to be able to hold a conversation.

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TheJollyTars, Public Relations Manager at The Jolly Tars, responded to this review

Thank-you for your comments. we are glad to hear that you have enjoyed your visit and hope to see you back again soon. Many Thanks James More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 23:00
Monday
08:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 23:00
Thursday
08:00 - 23:00
Friday
08:00 - 23:00
Saturday
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 154-158 Victoria Road West, Thornton Cleveleys FY5 3NE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Thornton Cleveleys
  • Phone Number: +44 1253 856042
Description
The Jolly Tars is a warm and welcoming pub and is owned and operated by JDwetherspoon plc.

The current manager Julie Rodgers has extensive experience in the industry and is well known in trade and the local area.
The staff are friendly and polite and promote the ambiance reflecting from the stylish decor, it's almost like there's a corner to suit all tastes and moods. The pub is themed on the Performing group "The Jolly Tars" and contains artworks from reputable local artists.

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?