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Joshua Tree

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Business meetings

Location and contact

About
The Joshua Tree Free House is Surrey's best kept secret established in 2001 by Kevin the Chef Proprietor. Our cosy pub / restaurant is situated on the edge of Earlswood common overlooking the 11th green of Redhill and Reigate Golf course. Kevin uses fresh ingredients to produce home cooked restaurant quality food, in addition to this we offer traditional Sunday lunches as well as a bar snack menu, all of which can be enjoyed in our high beamed chapel restaurant area or in the more relaxed bar area which offers a choice of 4 real ales.
PRICE RANGE
US$14 - US$32
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Drinks
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
FEATURES
Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews mussels kangaroo steak pork pies sunday roast bread ice cream salad fries the pub last saturday menu choices freshly cooked food an excellent meal wonderful food christmas lunch large party
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had the creamy mussels for starter. The mussels were fresh and succulent and the cream sauce was very full with flavor. The mixed roast was a little underwhelming but nice. Maybe j was a little too full already. Portion was substantial. Very friendly staff....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Hawk T
Reviewed 14 December 2018 via mobile

I’d heard great things about the Joshua tree so suggested that we went there for our ‘ladies that lunch’ Christmas meal. I’m so glad we did! Food and service were outstanding. What was particularly nice was that we had plenty of space, could chat easily...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Intrepidtravellers_8
Reviewed 7 December 2018

For the 3rd year running our walking basketball group for the over 60’s went to the Joshua Tree for our pre Christmas lunch. This year there were 24 of us and everyone thoroughly enjoyed their meals. The Christmas menu had plenty of choice including vegetarian...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank wendy m
Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

I don’t leave many reviews but this time it is a must. Thank you to Tracey and the team for the Christmas lunch they put on for 21 of us, nothing was too much trouble and everyone enjoyed the lunch. We will definitely be back....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank sontait
Reviewed 16 November 2018

We were part of a large party celebrating a 70th Birthday which normally frightens the life out of restaurants, or at least the waiting staff. No problem here, and that would be the theme for the evening. Nothing was too much trouble. The staff were...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Gordonroof
Reviewed 11 November 2018

We took my Mother to the Joshua Tree last Saturday (10/11/18) for lunch with two friends who had never been there before (we had). We were somewhat surprised at how few people were there, but the welcoming was nice and our table was ready with...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank Peter D
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Excellent choice of real ales and very good food selection to choose from. Different from every other pubs same old menu. Kangaroo starters and peanut masaman prawns with salad is exceptional. First time visited will definitely be back and coming with friends

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Colonel_sidepocket
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

an excellent meal as always the mussels are the best. the choices are plentiful and friendly service.

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank dougbaker133
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

The Joshua tree is a unassuming friendly pub in Earlswood. The pub serves delicious earthy quality food. The pies are very well made and the meat used is incredibly tasty. The deserts are worth of an high end restaurant and we throughly enjoy it. Service...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank AliJelly
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Revisited after many years - what a change. A pub it still is with thmain restuarant to the rear. Good selection of ales etc.. The is unusual, well prepared and presented but slightly pricey - may just be the ingredients ( Kangaroo - Ostrich and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank stephen w
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I hope that you’ve tried this by now! Sorry for the delay.. I believe they do but contact them directly first 🙂
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