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The Jolly Sailor

1 Church Street | Newton, Porthcawl CF36 5PD, Wales
+44 1656 782403
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lamb” (7 reviews)
“yorkshire pud” (2 reviews)
“sunday roast” (2 reviews)
Open Now
4:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Church Street | Newton, Porthcawl CF36 5PD, Wales
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

called in for lunch with our good friends and neighbours. Excellent soup starter, cod and chips for then main course, I can honestly say it was the best I have ever had, the batter just melted in the mouth.

3  Thank Robert W
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

Went down to jolly to. Have food withy children they usually fussy about food but orders the Sunday Lunch it was so nice and filling and kids really enjoyed as.well as I did I will be going back again next Sunday x

Thank charlamaine
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

We have been to the Jolly Sailor a few times now and it is without doubt the tastiest Sunday Lunch we have had in and around the area. I always have the beef & my boyfriend has the lamb, you get lovely roasties, a fresh...More

1  Thank willow28
Reviewed 15 December 2017

Great and fast service, good pub food, low prices. Surprisingly good vegetarian food. Worth of visiting.

1  Thank Anni S
Reviewed 11 December 2017

The Sunday lunch here is, in my opinion the best you will get, the portion sizes are very generous, the meat is plentiful and great quality, and the service is always first class. This pub, is a little gold mine hidden away in a lovely...More

Thank HelmarkCardiff
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Lovey food, great cosy atmosphere. Waitresses were kind, welcoming and I will definitely return. Would highly recommend the Sunday dinner!

Thank sam-baker2304
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

I have a very niche family with a multitude of requirements. From a three year old who only eats chicken and carrots to a father who likes baked beans with every meal, and that’s not to mention the vegan sister! So to have fresh food...More

1  Thank sunnycoastdreamer
Reviewed 2 December 2017

My husband and I booked a last minute table for our anniversary. There was a lovely selection and we settled on the fish pate and whitebait and the fresh cooked bream which was the best he had ever tasted. I had the trio of lamb...More

1  Thank amandamwheeler
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

Went here this evening for my partners 60th birthday. Fab meal well looked after by Vicki. Will see you again soon.

Thank wendyrowberry
Reviewed 23 November 2017

Went to Jolly Sailor last night for a meal with family . It was outstanding as always and the stars are the friendliest ever. Thank you all for a delicious meal and see you Sunday for one of your beautiful Sunday roasts.

Thank Nickihooper
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Church Street | Newton, Porthcawl CF36 5PD, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Bridgend County  >  Porthcawl
  • Phone Number: +44 1656 782403
  • E-mail
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