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The Jolly Farmers

85 Iveshead Road, Shepshed, England
+44 1509 503191
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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“steak” (4 reviews)
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
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British, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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85 Iveshead Road, Shepshed, England
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

Went to a gourmet fish night Oct 10,food was excellent, with cheerful service at the table and bar, Fish is often overcooked and tasteless, all four of our meals were cooked to perfection. Have already booked for the next meal night

Thank bonesarsenal
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Went to the jolly farmers for Sunday dinner and it was delicious. I would recommend the stake and kidney pie . There was 5 of us and we all thought it wa fantastic food . Can’t wait to go again.

1  Thank Steven M
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Our first meal at the Jolly farmers.Great food at the Jollys absolutely loved it. Had the calamari for starters. Cooked to perfection. Then the main I had the fillet steak, lovely and juicy. I would definitely recommend. Deserts was a no-no as I couldn't even...More

Thank Faye M
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Just had lunch and have to say it was great. Paul Spencer the landlord does the cooking and he does it well. Very nicely presented good food accompanied by good traditional ales, my sort of pub, just wish I lived closer!

Thank Martin D
Reviewed 20 August 2017

With very little notice (well a few days) Paul catered for 30 of us after my son's baptism last Sunday. The staff were welcoming, courteous, attentive and kind. The service was excellent and the food was too. After a busy Sunday service they managed to...More

Thank Oberon1970
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Visited here with my mum, dad and partner on a Saturday evening: lovely little pub, lots of character and charm. The food menu looked delicious. We only went for drinks but will definitely be visiting for a meal some time! Landlord was chatty and friendly...More

Thank Kitten P
Reviewed 21 July 2017

This is obviously a very old pub and has an old style feel... Not in a bad way! Also does food and lunch menu looked good, if not especially cheap. Hopefully will do even better with a brand new housing development next door.

Thank Alison23lufbra
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We visit here from time to time as we are locals. It is always welcoming have a lot of local residents from the area. The interior is very old fashioned a proper pub

Thank HFH245
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Lovely traditional friendly quaint pub. I like the fact they've kept the original oldie feel of the pub. Staff are really friendly & good deals are offered on food & drink. We had scampi & skin on chips with a drink included for £8.50 &...More

Thank Sally r
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for one night and found it to be a very enjoyable experience. The room was a good size with an equally good size TV. Shared bathroom but this was no problem. Could not, unfortunately, sample dinner as no food is served on...More

Thank stehol
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 85 Iveshead Road, Shepshed, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Shepshed
  • Phone Number: +44 1509 503191
Description
A charming friendly local pub located close to Beacon Hill, and a short walk to Mount St Bernard Abbey. We offer a selection of real ales, with fine wine, a wide variety of ciders and whiskies. We are dog friendly (A selection of treats are kept behind the bar) and also child friendly, with a box of activities to keep them entertained. We are afraid we no longer offer food, but we have a variety of cobs at the weekend and if you would like to organise an event then we can cater for your needs.
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