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The Jolly Farmer

) #25 of 210 Restaurants in Basingstoke $$ - $$$ , British,
Farleigh Road | Cliddesden, Basingstoke RG25 2JL, England
+44 1256 473073
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good38%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“ciabatta” (4 reviews)
“burger” (11 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, European, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Farleigh Road | Cliddesden, Basingstoke RG25 2JL, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate at The JollyFarmer at the recommendation of "the doorman" at Audley Wood Hotel. It was a good recommendation. The food was fairly limited but freshly prepared and the service was good. The beer was cold and plentiful and there was a fair Malborough...More

Thank megotaylor
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great pub and friendly staff. Past experiences of food here were of a high standard. This was not the same. Previously edgy, gastro pub flavours and presentation, now, a bit over cooked and grey. Sorry.

Thank MrsRachaelB
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A good country pub plenty off parking steep path from parking outside seating good range of food no choice on veg

Thank clyreen22
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Haven't been here for about 8 months & it never disappoints. An improtu lunch for 4 on Saturday. As always friendly staff & a warm welcome. Starters for 3 of us, couldn't fault....( the salmon in chilli batter was really good!) Fish cakes, chilli beef...More

Thank Sara B
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent fresh cooked food; happy to alter the order to accommodate dietary requirements. Great choice & all reasonably priced. Good choice of beers and cider on tap as well as soft & alcoholic drinks. Friendly staff & lovely relaxed atmosphere. Loved it so much we've...More

Thank MrsBish67
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Went on a 5 mile country walk with my lady wife and Marshall the dog Sunday afternoon - hot and tired stopped off at the Jolly Farmer for a cold pint and fish and chips; what a way to finish the afternoon. Absolutely brilliant in...More

Thank incrediblehulk2016
Reviewed 5 April 2017

We happened to come across this pub, had a drink there and decided to return later on for dinner, which we did. What a good decision! We were early so there were not many punters yet. The dinner we had was absolutely divine and we...More

Thank Romanieke
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Beautiful place and delicious food. The drive is a lovely bonus! We stopped by here on our way back to London from Stonehenge. The garden out back is also beautiful if you're there on a day with good weather.

Thank amyt788
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Came to this pub for dinner and it was really good. We had the beef burger and fish&chips. All cooked great. Puddings after were also good. Would recommend.

Thank What_review
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

I took my 90 year old 'best friend' for a glass of wine and some lunch, we are never disappointed by the catch of the day, the last time we visited we had the sea bass which was pan fried and utterly delicious! Today the...More

Thank Amanda W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Farleigh Road | Cliddesden, Basingstoke RG25 2JL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Basingstoke
  • Phone Number: +44 1256 473073
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