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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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Ashton-under-Lyne, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We visited this Wetherspoons pub after shopping in Cleveleys. We were a family of six. We sat in front of the log fire, which after a chilly walk around the town was most welcoming! We ordered our drinks and food at the bar and no sooner had we sat down and the meals were being served. No scrimping on quality... More 

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Thornton Cleveleys, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We visited the Jolly Tars Wetherspoon branch at Cleveleys before going to the cinema. The reception was very hospitable & the food was gorgeous, I had the brunch burger while my wife had the gourmet burger with chips & onion rings. Our great nephew had chicken nuggets, chips & beans. All three plates were clean, he then had ice cream... More 

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Cheshire, United Kingdom
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412 reviews
306 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 194 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

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
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 passing visit and hope to see you again very soon. Many Thanks James More 

Blackpool, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

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
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 passing visit and hope to see you again very soon. Many Thanks James More 

Liverpool, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

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
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 passing visit and hope to see you again very soon. Many Thanks James More 

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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks 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
TheJollyTars, Public Relations Manager at The Jolly Tars, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments, I am sorry to hear that your experience has not met your expectations and we hope that you will come and join us again to help us restore your faith in us. We take pride in our customer service and would like to prove this to you on your next visit. Many Thanks James More 

Thornton Cleveleys, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 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
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 passing visit and hope to see you again very soon. Many Thanks James More 

Level Contributor
46 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 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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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 passing visit and hope to see you again very soon. Many Thanks James More 

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 28 October 2016 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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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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Thank 1969Jack
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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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
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Kids, Groups
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?