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jolly sailor

$$ - $$$, British,
Church Street, Maldon CM9 5HP, England
+44 1621 853463
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Overview
  • Excellent19%
  • Very good32%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible22%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Brew Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Church Street, Maldon CM9 5HP, England
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1 - 10 of 153 reviews

Reviewed 29 August 2017

Have visited the Jolly Sailor a few times in the past and loved it, went there again today and was shocked how bad it was. Admittedly it was a very hot bank holiday Monday so very busy, we got a table inside and queued up...More

Thank Tracey M
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Oh dear What a rubbish prawn sandwich . The bread was the cheap stuff in a plastic wrapper , the prawns were tasteless and there was so much watery sauce (also tasteless) it made the cheap bread all soggy and it fell apart. If you...More

1  Thank curlyclockwork
adboperations, Owner at jolly sailor, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Thank you for your review. We are some what surprised as this was withdrawn a month ago from our menu. Perhaps you visited some time ago

Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Went here with my wife and really didn't enjoy it. My wife had sandwich and couldn't eat it cheap horrible thin plastic bread the ham was thicker. Very disappointed it was quite expensive

1  Thank steve F
adboperations, Owner at jolly sailor, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

thank you for your review . I have passed your comments on to the team

Reviewed 7 August 2017

We decided to eat here after seeing the place from the quay. Lots of seating outside with big umbrellas to help keep the blistering sun off you! It was extremely busy when we decided to sit down and had to basically clear the table of...More

1  Thank Spike_whoof
adboperations, Owner at jolly sailor, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

thank you for your review . I have passed it on to the team

Reviewed 3 August 2017

We decided to have a trip to Maldon to have a crab salad outside in the sun, it rained all day so had to sit inside, we managed to park close by. The bar staff were friendly and effiecient. The lunch time menu is usual...More

Thank Eileen B
adboperations, Owner at jolly sailor, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2017

hi Eileen thank you for your kind review. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Jolly Sailor very soon

Reviewed 9 July 2017

Firstly we were given some of the wrong food. Food was not that great, cold, greasy, no taste. Surprised there was not much choice on the menu. Was far from happy about the bar staff, not dressed for working behind a bar and serving the...More

Thank JCSPK
adboperations, Owner at jolly sailor, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017
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please can you email your details alan@jollysailor.com

Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Took a walk over to the prom today and popped in for drink as the weather was so good, found a table outside and decided to stay for lunch and few more drinks. As always a good choice of real ales for me and my...More

Thank sid13
adboperations, Owner at jolly sailor, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2017

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

Reviewed 8 June 2017

I visited Maldon for Friday lunch with my daughter and grandson on a very sunny day a couple of weeks ago. Understandably Maldon was busy, but we found a table outside the front of the Jolly Sailor, with a wondeful view over the River Blackwater...More

1  Thank KandJEssex_England
adboperations, Owner at jolly sailor, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2017

hi kand thank you for your review. I have passed your comments on to the team

Reviewed 26 May 2017

As regular visitor to Maldon , Ive used the pub for drinks previously , but had always liked the look of the online menu , particularly the seafood . On a previous visit we were told it was 'seasonal ' checked the menu today before...More

Thank Steves2124
adboperations, Owner at jolly sailor, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2017

thank you for your review. As we serve fresh produce our menus change daily and are subject to market conditions thank you for visiting the Jolly sailor

Reviewed 24 May 2017

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...More

Thank mozalaya
adboperations, Owner at jolly sailor, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2017

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

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Rebecca H
23 November 2016|
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Response from Rebecca H |
This was Monday evening not Tuesday evening. Thank you for responding so quickly.
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Ransomer
29 January 2015|
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Response from adboperations | Property representative |
Yes it can. When making the booking please advise the person taking the booking. We look forward to seeing you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 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
Good for
View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Church Street, Maldon CM9 5HP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Maldon
  • Phone Number: +44 1621 853463
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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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