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The Jolly Fisherman Pub

Haven Hill, Craster, Alnwick NE66 3TR, England
+44 1665 576461
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“crab soup” (210 reviews)
“club sandwich” (142 reviews)
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Bar, Seafood, British, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Haven Hill, Craster, Alnwick NE66 3TR, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We thought we were out of luck when we made a last minute swerve into the pub and thought all the tables by the bar and fire were taken. Luckily we walked through to the far corner of the pub and found a free table...More

Thank Lou B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Five of us visited The Jolly Fisherman once again, this time being on a busy Sunday lunchtime. We have enjoyed several meals in the past, however this trip managed to surpass all previous occasions. We were shown immediately to our window table by a courteous...More

1  Thank Mick E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been to this pub several times to eat it is simply lovely, great food freshly made. The menu is varied with an emphasis on seafood for obvious reasons! Great service, warm and welcoming. I know we will be back when in the area...More

Thank Julie R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Mrs SmY was lucky enough to bag the last table, right by the roaring open fire, in a very busy and buzzy pub. We ordered a lobster salad and a seafood platter. Both were quickly served and delicious. Good range of wine and draught beer....More

Thank SussexmeetsYorkshire
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Called in on a trip up the coast. Had lovely service from a young student from Paris she was delightful. Crap soup super, child portion of goujons, added value mixed seafood platter was generous selection was great. Views were amazing. Asked lady on the bar...More

Thank johnzambia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Jolly Fisherman is an excellent seaside pub, serving delicious food with lovely views of the coastline. However, what really sets it above its close locational contemporaries is its service. My parents, husband and I arrived at the pub at around 3.30pm on Christmas Eve,...More

Thank Lauren S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent a few days in Craster last week and spent most nights with a couple of pre dinner pints here. Its a great pub, lovely atmosphere, great staff and a warm fire to sit in front of to take away the chill of outside. Already...More

Thank Chris E
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Lovely friendly pub and restaurant, very good food but not very large portions considering the price of the meals. Really dog friendly with very nice and efficient staff, the crab soup is fantastic, also good selection of cask ales.

Thank WillRichB9
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We stayed in Craster for a long weekend and were very happy to find The Jolly Fisherman just literally at the end of the road. I love seafood so I was particularly pleased. We had booked a table for our first night, and it was...More

1  Thank Kathryn W
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for a quick drink on a Thursday evening, after a visit to NT Dunstanburgh Castle, just a few minutes away. It had a warm atmosphere, but you could also feel that once it was a village pub that accommodated locals and visitors...More

3  Thank CambridgeSound L
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Questions & Answers
8 September 2016|
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Response from Milly M | Reviewed this property |
Yes in the bar area but not allowed in the restaurant.
22 August 2016|
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Response from nkanumilli | Reviewed this property |
Nope , no accommodation
James B
22 February 2016|
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Response from Holidaymum55 | Reviewed this property |
Definitely. Water brought to our thirsty pooch. X
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Haven Hill, Craster, Alnwick NE66 3TR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Alnwick  >  Craster
  • Phone Number: +44 1665 576461
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