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The Jolly Fisherman Pub

Haven Hill, Craster, Alnwick NE66 3TR, England
+44 1665 576461
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“crab soup” (213 reviews)
“club sandwich” (147 reviews)
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Bar, Seafood, British, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Haven Hill, Craster, Alnwick NE66 3TR, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Delicious food as always! Even managed to get a table with a sea view. Fishcakes with chips and salad were delicious!

Thank SandySkipton
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a lovely meal last week. However I do have one criticism. My food was served on a very small wooden platter. Very trendy and rustic, but a nightmare to eat off!! Some of my food ended up on the table. And why a serviette...More

2  Thank Misterjess
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Can’t really review the food here, looked good... unfortunately turned up at 4:30 today (Saturday) no food served until 5:30 would’ve been happy to wait if it wasn’t for mr unhappy behind the bar. Bar full of people waiting to be served, the sole bartender...More

2  Thank Tricks_05
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for lunch on May Bank Holiday Monday. Very busy, but fast and efficient service by friendly and unflappable staff. The food was excellent quality, fresh, freshly prepared and delicious. The fish board is definitely a must and the fishcakes with real dripping cooking chips...More

Thank Rabi M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a warm friendly pub. By the time you’ve traveled to Craster. Your ready for a meal/drink. Food is off high standard.

Thank Neil M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We popped in for lunch and were lucky enough with the weather to sit outside on the balcony, after eating we moved down to the garden area to stay in the sunshine. Our lunch arrived in record time. I had the fish plate which was...More

Thank EnglishLady
Reviewed 1 week ago

We just popped in for a drink on a sunny May evening. Restaurant was full, customers with a great sea view. We had a round of drinks, the ambience was great, helped by the bearded wonder form Lancashire behind the bar. Always nice to get...More

2  Thank Chispeee
Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived here by chance on Bank holiday Monday, the setting is fantastic we sat in the beer garden overlooking the harbour and Dunstanburgh Castle with the sun shinning. We ordered the famous crab sandwich and also a home made fish cakes which were absolutely beautiful...More

Thank Alison B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is a homage to seafood although it also caters well for carnivores and vegetarians. Try and get a table overlooking the sea, on a sunny evening it takes some beating. Glorious Lindisfarne oysters, best sweet cured herrings I've ever tasted and friendly, helpful...More

Thank Cate H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a pleasant day and we were able to sit in the garden enjoying the view over the sea though as most of the tables are on a slope it felt a bit like you were at sea. I could make it difficult to...More

Thank Alfred S
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September 8, 2016|
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Response from Milly M | Reviewed this property |
Yes in the bar area but not allowed in the restaurant.
August 22, 2016|
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Response from nkanumilli | Reviewed this property |
Nope , no accommodation
James B
February 22, 2016|
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Response from Holidaymum55 | Reviewed this property |
Definitely. Water brought to our thirsty pooch. X
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Haven Hill, Craster, Alnwick NE66 3TR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Alnwick  >  Craster
  • Phone Number: +44 1665 576461
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