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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked a room at the Jolly Carter on the strength of previous good reviews on Tripadvisor. I was not dissapointed. In fact, I was delighted by every aspect of my stay. The warm welcome from Steve the manager and bar staff set a high bench mark that never dipped. My room was very clean and comfortable and, at £45/...

Thank Kirky99
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good standard British pub food cooked well. The cheese pie was tasty but I do prefer a pie with proper shortcrust not just a lid I do find that a bit of a cop out but all in all very good average food and all our steaks were cooked to perfection. Would be nice to see this place back to...

Thank Nicola H
Bolton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Don't get me wrong , I can't complain about the £5 charge to get in on New Year's Eve, there was a singer, drink at midnight , a few fireworks and plenty of nice pie or curry to eat but the evening went by without much of a celebration, there was plenty of bar staff, one young male was a...

Thank 187053Pete666
England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful Christmas dinner at The Jolly Cater, couldn't have made better myself, best tomato and basil soup I have ever tasted. Thanks to all the staff for their hard work and excellent service as usual. Hope you all have a lovely Christmas.

Thank bongo94
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

After enjoying several meals in the jolly carter, I was really disappointed on Sunday at the quality of our carvery. The meats were cooked to usual perfection but the veg was dry and appeared to have been stood for some time. The roasties were dry and frozen and the Yorkshire puddings were rubbery. We did wonder if the chef had...

Thank Ktulu1
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Good range of alcohol - I picked local ale bank top blonde. Carvery very tasty and pub clean and not very busy. Different sections for TV, dining, drinking. I did not expect change from a tenner on a Sunday! Very much value for money. Would go again if I was in the area.

Thank burygirlkeeper
Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 June 2016

Visited the Jolly Carter last week with friends and had terrific food and enjoyed the evening, having had such a good time and having friends from abroad staying decided to take them and family (anniversary) this week, booked for 6 pm but on arrival was told that the restaurant has a private function on and we would have to eat...

Thank AnnS1942
Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

Called in today on a recommendation and wasn't disappointed food was excellent and plentiful couldn't finish it It was served piping hot fresh and clean my only complaint is I didn't have room to sample a dessert but definitely will be going back and recommending to all friends and family

Thank Don H
Bolton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 February 2016

Have been recently and never fails to please the midweek Menu is very good value haven't had anything that is not first class the cheese pie is fantastic with veg cooked to perfection everything tastes cooked fresh with a great service well done

Thank Facevalue_10
Yarm, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 July 2015

Me and my wife stayed here on our first trip to Little Lever (Bolton) yesterday, as the pub were hosting one of our favourite bands (Glam 45), so they're brave enought o put on live music too. We booked a room a few weeks ago and it was really nice - clean, comfy and practical. Nothing flash but nothing to...

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  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
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Additional Information about The Jolly Carter

Address: 168 Church Street | Little Lever, Bolton BL3 1BW, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Greater Manchester > Bolton
Price Range: $78 - $86 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“There was only one double room available when I booked. It was at the rear of the premises with no background noise.”
 of 5 bubbles Kirky99, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I did not stay here just ate”
 of 5 bubbles burygirlkeeper, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The rooms are in a separate block upstairs outside the pub, as far as we could see they're all pretty much the same.”
 of 5 bubbles 985stevea, 26 Jul 2015 | Read review
“rooms 2 & 3 are larger than No 1 No 1 is facing the rear”
 of 5 bubbles TrevF738, 23 Apr 2014 | Read review
“Mind the step in Room No 2 !!!”
 of 5 bubbles garyb434, 25 Aug 2011 | Read review
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