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Jolly Sailors Inn

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13 St. Annes Staith, Whitby YO21 3PW, England
+44 1947 605999
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London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Had a lovely meal here - dining room is a bit old fashioned but staff were lovely and a nice selection of vegetarian options available. As a Sam Smith venue, no branded beers but alternatives were all good. This is a cash only venue which meant one of us had to pop out after the meal, but luckily there is... More 

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Tamworth, England, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Picked this pub with its upstairs restaurant offering harbour and Abbey views and definitely made the correct choice - homely dining room, and a good menu with a wide variety of food to choose from, all standard British grub.We opted for the 10oz gammon steak, which came with pineapple or egg with chips and peas or salad- cooked perfectly and... More 

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Thank sistersue61
Bradford, United Kingdom
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84 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tradition pub decor and friendly staff. Drinks are far cheaper in here than most of the pubs in Whitby.

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Thank rachel s
Otley, England, United Kingdom
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87 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wanted an early evening meal without chips! Went upstairs above the Jolly Sailors. We were the only customers (started to fill up before we left). Waitress very friendly & happy to change menu (chips to mash potato & peas to cabbage............) Food very good, freshly cooked & plentiful, tea in a large pot with extra hot water. Good service. Great... More 

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Skegness, United Kingdom
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311 reviews
192 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 403 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Decided to take the boys in for the quiz, free to enter and was a good laugh , the staff made you feel very welcome, The only downside was its a Samuel Smiths pub , so they only have the brewery ales , the upside is £2 pint for Sams real ale. the pub also does food which looked lovely... More 

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Tadcaster, United Kingdom
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119 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Called in for a well deserved drink with my 3 boys after walking around Whitby. Really friendly staff and the pub was really busy. Organic Lager chilled to perfection with ice cold Cola.

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Thank Trevor R
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117 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came with husband parents and two young children for Sunday lunch. Bit chaotic when arrived. Busy but shown to a table. Drinks order taken and food ordered but half an hour later was still waiting. Managed to get waitress attention. She had forgot about our order. However she wAs so lovely and friendly and once the food came it was... More 

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Thank Gabbyalex1
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A Samuel Smith's pub offering a good range of beers at very competitive prices. Friendly staff and locals offering a warm welcome . Food available if required.

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Thank deltagolf1981
Seaham, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Not a very nice or welcoming place Would not return needs some renovation and updating Would not return

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Thank canford59
Doncaster, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

My local is a Sam Smiths so always pay a visit when in Whitby. Good traditional pub. Good beer at a good price plus an open fire which is great on a cold day! Clearly a pub with local regulars who are all friendly people.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 St. Annes Staith, Whitby YO21 3PW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Scarborough District  >  Whitby
  • Phone Number: +44 1947 605999

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