We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Jolly Huntsman Inn

80 Kington St Michael, Kington St Michael, Chippenham SN14 6JB, England
+44 1249 750305
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cheesecake” (6 reviews)
“chorizo” (6 reviews)
“lasagna” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Bar, European, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
80 Kington St Michael, Kington St Michael, Chippenham SN14 6JB, England
Write a Review
Reviews (424)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 424 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Absolutely loved our trip! We come here regularly but have never ordered an actual meal until today. We ordered the mixed grill and lasagne and loved it. The mixed grill was cooked flawlessly to order with all local and fresh ingredients (I asked) and no...More

Thank VanillaRaptr
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The food is well prepared and outstanding. The staff are absolutely lovely and make you feel like a valued customer. The atmosphere is very friendly indeed, warm and very welcome. The barmaid is very welcoming and I had a pleasant conversation with her about my...More

Thank daniel f
Reviewed yesterday

Only complaint meal could have been hotter . Chips were cold and hard not very nice could have used better quality.

Thank Margaret D
Reviewed 5 days ago

Well we went here off the back off trip advisor and I have to say disappointed to the max apart from the service. I was pleased with the wheelchair access and our table we were seated at. My friend ordered calamari and I had Brie...More

1  Thank najago
JollyHuntsman, Owner at The Jolly Huntsman Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Pleasure to meet you when you visited us before embarking on your holiday. I am sorry that you consider nothing met your expectations - I believe it would be futile to try to address each of the issues that you raised. Having spoken to your...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The bar staff were very welcoming. The pub was clean and well presented. And it's dog friendly too, which is a big plus. But several of our dishes were a bit disappointing. For example, we both had calamari but the calamari tasted as if they...More

1  Thank Doctor_Deluxe
JollyHuntsman, Owner at The Jolly Huntsman Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Good to hear that you appreciated the surroundings and friendly staff here at the Jolly Huntsman on Sunday lunchtime and only sorry that you did not particularly enjoy your meals. When you enquired at the bar about the Calamari before placing your order, you simply...More

A TripAdvisor Member
2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at the nearby hotel in Chippenham and had this place recommended to us by the receptionist (Kirstie I think). Very pleased with the recommendation and the food certainly did not disappoint! Great fresh ingredients, fantastic flavours and huge portions! Will definitely come again...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
JollyHuntsman, Owner at The Jolly Huntsman Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Great to hear that your recommendation came from a local hotel and so glad that you enjoyed your visit to us and your meals. Your compliments have been passed on to our team here and are much appreciated. Hope to welcome you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Myself and my wife eat at the Jolly Huntsman last night, this is our third visit, when in the Wiltshire area. Once again the welcome, service, and food were excellent, the portion sizes more than enough to satisfy. Highly recommended.

Thank AEN
JollyHuntsman, Owner at The Jolly Huntsman Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Great to hear that you keep returning to us and thank you for your kind review and high recommendation, both of which are much appreciated and have been conveyed to our team here. Look forward to welcoming you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I spent Saturday night at the Jolly Huntsman - dinner in the pub and overnight in the 'flat', before a day at the Chippenham Cherished Vehicle Show. The menu offers 26 main courses, this large number can be a foreboding of 'fast...More

Thank Clothesoptional
JollyHuntsman, Owner at The Jolly Huntsman Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

A pleasure to meet you both at the weekend and thank you for your kind review. Lovely to hear that you enjoyed dinner, breakfast and your visit in general. On the subject of the bed in the Flat, it is infact a small double (we...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked in advance for party of 5 for a Friday and was assured that we would enjoy the food and wish to come back. Indeed we did so ate there again on the Saturday!! We all made different choices - so extended the chef to...More

Thank Mezan
JollyHuntsman, Owner at The Jolly Huntsman Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for taking the trouble to post a review. We were quietly confident on the first night that we would be able to tempt you back for the second night and it was a pleasure to meet such a charming group of guests....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to this pub as recommended by the receptionist at the hotel we were staying at. We went for a drink to check it out and ended up staying and having a lovely meal. I would recommend this place. It's in a lovely village as...More

Thank Lewis H
JollyHuntsman, Owner at The Jolly Huntsman Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Great to hear that you were recommended to us and many thanks for paying us a visit - so glad that you enjoyed your meals and look forward to seeing you again soon!

Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
The Bell Inn
294 reviews
2.40 miles away
Folly Row Cafe
53 reviews
.02 miles away
La Passione
234 reviews
2.33 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Castle Combe Village
877 reviews
3.87 miles away
John Coles Park
133 reviews
2.13 miles away
M4 Karting
130 reviews
2.28 miles away
Manor House Golf Club
78 reviews
3.92 miles away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
777minstral
what timeof day did you go?
15 February 2017|
Answer Show all 4 answers
Response from JollyHuntsman | Property representative |
Good afternoon. We are open from 11.30 until 2.30pm Monday to Saturday (serving lunch until 2pm) and 6pm until 11.00pm (serving dinner until 9.30pm). On a Sunday we open at noon until 3pm (lunch until 2pm), open 7pm until... More
0
Votes
Liz N
Are you open, Sundays and what is the average price for a Sunday lunch
22 January 2017|
Answer
Response from JollyHuntsman | Property representative |
Good evening and thanks for your email. We open on a Sunday and serve food from 12 noon until 2 and then again in the evening from 7-9pm. Our Roast Beef is £11.95 and Roast Chicken £10.95, both with all of the trimmings... More
0
Votes
Greattezza
Do they allow dogs?
29 May 2016|
Answer Show all 5 answers
Response from JollyHuntsman | Property representative |
Good morning. We do welcome dogs in the main bar area, provided they are on a lead. Kind regards, Helen.
1
Vote
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$27
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 80 Kington St Michael, Kington St Michael, Chippenham SN14 6JB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Chippenham  >  Kington St Michael
  • Phone Number: +44 1249 750305
  • E-mail
Description
A traditional and privately owned village inn offering home cooked fayre, an excellent range of well kept real ales and ciders, free wireless broadband, quality en-suite Bed and Breakfast, seasonal open log fire and a warm and friendly welcome.Winner - Chippenham Business Awards Hotel/Restaurant of the Year Winner 2013 - CAMRA Pub of the Year Winner - Highly Commended CAMRA Pub of the Year Good Beer Guide Wiltshire Gazette & Herald Pub of the Year 2013. Finalist - Wiltshire Business Awards 2014.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing