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jolly sailor

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Bar, British, Pub, Brew Pub
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Church Street, Maldon CM9 5HP, England
+44 1621 853463
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maldon essex
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Had dinner at the Jolly on the 20th May.I had salmon on salad, tarragon dressing lovely and fresh.My 2nd course was monk fish and prawn linguine in tom sauce flavour was really good.We asked for garlic bread which was not on the menu but we got it and it was delicious best ever. Staff are very nice and service is... More 

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Thank mozalaya
adboperations, Owner at jolly sailor, responded to this review

hi moza thank you for your kind review. Thank you for visiting the Jolly Sailor. we look forward to welcoming you back very soon More 

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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great place we found here, kids are welcome , staff really friendly, food great a real pleasure.

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Thank Nemesis300
adboperations, Owner at jolly sailor, responded to this review

hi Nemessis thank you for your kind review. we are glad you enjoyed your visit to the Jolly sailor and we look forward to welcoming you back very soon More 

Maldon, United Kingdom
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183 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for a drink while out walking today good selection of real ales you can tell the pipes are very clean taste is very good friendly staff nice clean bar area.

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Thank sid13
adboperations, Owner at jolly sailor, responded to this review

hi sid thank you for your kind review. we are glad you enjoyed your visit to the jolly sailor. we look forward to welcoming you back very soon More 

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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Wow what a find. By pure chance we found the Jolly Sailor but what a find. The staff although we're very busy at the time immediately made us very welcome. We only really popped in for a drink but seeing the lovely food being eaten by others we couldn't resist ordering ourselves. Glad we did though, probably one of the... More 

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adboperations, Owner at jolly sailor, responded to this review

Hi steve thank you for your kind review. we are glad you enjoyed your visit to the Jolly Sailor More 

Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2017

having visited several times before we decided to return, being a hot Saturday afternoon we expected to wait for food & were happy to wait, enjoy the sun & have a drink. we were lucky enough to get a table outside & chose our meals, I had a dressed crab salad & my boyfriend had the whitebait salad. to our... More 

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adboperations, Owner at jolly sailor, responded to this review

hi Jaffray thank you for your kind review. We are glad you enjoyed your visit to the Jolly Sailor. we look forward to welcoming you back very soon More 

Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017

as the weather was nice we decided to visit Maldon (rather than sit in the cinema) to take advantage of the sun. we decided to have lunch at the jolly sailor having been several times before & been impressed. once we arrived the sun disappeared so we chose to sit inside instead of the planned outside. the lady behind the... More 

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adboperations, Owner at jolly sailor, responded to this review

hi jaffayumyum thank you for your kind review. we are glad you enjoyed your visit and look forward to welcoming you back More 

Stanford-Le-Hope, United Kingdom
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100 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Had lunch today with family. Reserved the table for 8 on line. Arrived with a warm welcome. Good choice of lagers and bitters. Limited menu for main meals, but what we had was very tasty and plenty full.

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Thank paul672555
adboperations, Owner at jolly sailor, responded to this review

thank you for your kind review. we are glad you enjoyed your visit . happy new year to you More 

Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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668 reviews
420 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2016

If you visit Maldon in Essex & fancy a nice drink by the river Chelmer, then make your way to the bottom of Church Street, where you will find this pub on the corner right opposite the quay. On a fine day you can drink outside & enjoy the view right over the estuary. The staff there are very friendly,... More 

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Thank Mike P
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Thank you for your kind review. we are glad you enjoyed your visit and we look forward to welcoming you back very soon More 

Manila, Philippines
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94 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Revisited this lovely riverside pub. It has had an excellent makeover and the welcome is warm and friendly. Take a window seat and enjoy the view of the marvellous sailing barges at the quayside. The menu is pretty reasonable but beware portion sizes are massive. The food is well cooked and reasonably priced and as already mentioned very generous. The... More 

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Thank Hugh G
adboperations, Owner at jolly sailor, responded to this review

thank you for your kind review. we look forward to welcoming you back very soon . have a very happy christmas More 

Chelmsford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 11 December 2016

visited here two weeks ago . really enjoyed the fish. excellent selection of real ales and wines. lovely bar staff

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thank you for your kind review. we look forward to welcoming you back very soon More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$25
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Brew Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Church Street, Maldon CM9 5HP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Maldon
  • Phone Number: +44 1621 853463
Description
SERVING A FULL MENU LUNCH & EVENING . SUNDAY CARVERY
FOOD SERVED ALL DAY DURING THE SUMMER
LARGE GARDEN OVER LOOKING THE RIVER BLACKWATER
DOGS WELCOME.
WE ARE TRADITIONAL 17TH CENTURY PUB

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