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The Jolly Drayman Pub & Restaurant

$$ - $$$, British,
150 Mayville Rd, Bethel, ME 04217-4442
+1 207-824-4717
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“tikka masala” (10 reviews)
“fish and chips” (22 reviews)
“bangers” (7 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
150 Mayville Rd, Bethel, ME 04217-4442
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We always enjoy eating at the Drayman. The Fish and Chips, Indian food, and beer selection are amazing.

Thank Tracyh71
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had dinner here while in Bethel. Food was authentic and wonderful. Waitress was attentive and very knowledgeable about the beer selection. Wish we would have stayed here.

Thank WWtraveler087
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I feel compelled to write a review on behalf of my parents. They rarely go out to eat (once or twice a year)and they would never write a review on TripAdvisor. Last week they wanted to go out with relatives from out of town. They...More

Thank Nathan W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My fish and chips arrived and my husband said it looked like a side of whale! It was ginormous. Feed a family of four ginormous. It was lightly dipped in beer batter and perfectly golden and crunchy on the outside and delicately flakey on the...More

Thank muzzkins
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The pub here was wonderful. The bartender just as wonderful and friendly as well has had helpful tips about the area. I would highly recommend a dinner here

Thank NHTraveler1234
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been coming here for about 5 years now, and, I swear, the food, service and drinks are better than ever! The co-owner, Danna, was just lovely. The new co-owners have a great bartender and kitchen staff, who are totally devoted to providing the...More

Thank ebven
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Such a charming pub with delicious food, the most friendly service around, and an atmosphere unparalleled in the area . . .

Thank laurensterling1222
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Had and enjoyable dinner recently with a Strongbow cider and a Speckled Hen ale. The bangers and mash were good; however, the bangers were very different from what I think of as British bangers (I am English) but the mustard sauce was mind-blowing. The fish...More

Thank Susan G
Reviewed 27 August 2017

As British born/influenced clients... we found this pub to be very cute with fantastic friendly service. The food was what you would expect to find in a pub - fish/chips, bangers/mash etc.... We had dinner there and I had a 'Wellie' which is basically a...More

1  Thank Debs721
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Owner Dani goes out of her way to welcome you and make you feel right at home. Very clean and comfortable rooms. Dinner and breakfast meals were excellent. Diverse menu includes some tasty Indian meals as well as other quality pub dishes. Nice ambiance with...More

Thank jshill77
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television
Good for
Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 150 Mayville Rd, Bethel, ME 04217-4442
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Bethel
  • Phone Number: +1 207-824-4717
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