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Jolly Roger

$$ - $$$, British,
156 Priory Road, Gosport PO12 4LQ, England
+44 23 9258 2584
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good24%
  • Average13%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible15%
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“broad beans” (4 reviews)
“roast lamb” (4 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
156 Priory Road, Gosport PO12 4LQ, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a tricky one because I had read a lot about this pub on trip adviser. so here we go, 5 people having lunch, ordered our drinks they came and our order for lunch taken. starters came after a long wait no problem we...More

Thank Bignige53
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Jolly Roger is a real missed opportunity. Perfect location, amazing views over Portsmouth Harbour. We had stopped going to the Jolly Roger on our regular family visits to Gosport, but had been assured that it had improved. One of our party had the moussaka....More

Thank Myarka
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been coming to the Jolly Roger for a number of years and have always enjoyed the food here, on this occasion we ate in the bar as we only wanted snacks, we ordered a jacket potato and a toastie. The jacket with cheese,...More

1  Thank leanne2016maycole
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

I'd been planning on visiting The Jolly Roger for some time but for some reason always ended up elsewhere. The mixed reviews didn't help either and to any casual reader they could have said 'don't bother'. Well, let me put the record straight .... the...More

Thank 747Trev747
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Great Location, but let down by the quality of the food, presentation and the attitude of staff. Sunday Lunch (served 1200 - 1500) is mass produced and it shows as the veg was over done and the meat dry, but given lashings of gravy to...More

Thank Nige401
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Sad how this great pub has gone down hill since the last Tennant left here's hoping for a change in ownership so that it can get revived

Thank stuart2316
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Great views but unfortunately nothing else great about this pub. The sea bass fillets were overcooked and dry, the accompanying salad was wet iceberg lettuce, grated carrots, a bit of red onion, two quarters of tomato and two slices cucumber. We couldn't get waitress attention,...More

Thank Tricia L
Reviewed 5 August 2017

We walked from Explosion! down to the Jolly Roger and had a couple of drinks as it was a hot afternoon.Nice atmosphere although we did not eat her on this occasion.

Thank Philip F
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Bit pricey but worth it for a great lunch or dinner with views of the harbour. A proper pub! Staff always friendly even when rushed and it's got great sitting space outside. Good for a pint while walking the dog

Thank lee b
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We have been here on many occasions but today was dreadful waitresses in short supply and the two that were really miserable and incompetent. Food was poor and disappointing. When we said we didn't want a desert the board was taken away in a great...More

Thank Teddies25
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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
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 156 Priory Road, Gosport PO12 4LQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Gosport
  • Phone Number: +44 23 9258 2584
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Postcode: PO12 4LQ
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