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The Jolly boatman

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Not the best

Not a pub I normally go to and eat as well, food is a new thing they are doing. I had lasagna.On... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2018
JoviGirl108
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East Sussex, United Kingdom
A jolly friendly little pub

Strictly speaking this is my "local" but mainly due to the shabby exterior and all the people... read more

Reviewed 7 February 2018
piercewilliam991
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East Sussex, United Kingdom
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29 Apr 2018
“Not the best”
7 Feb 2018
“A jolly friendly little pub”
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133-135 Lewes Road, Newhaven BN9 9SJ, England
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Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

I drink here regularly and have enough of the guy mike on a Sunday he has a problem with my missus and a stinking attitude with her and other locals in the pub the Landlady needs to rethink her staff as we are starting to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 29 April 2018

Not a pub I normally go to and eat as well, food is a new thing they are doing. I had lasagna.On menu it says lasagna and salad it came out and didn't look very appetizing and there was no salad. I asked for the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 9 February 2018

We needed somewhere local everyone to meet up after a funeral. Shelley and Mandy were amazing. They set aside an area for us and laid on a fabulous buffet. The food was all home made and very tasty. They looked after us and made sure...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 7 February 2018

Strictly speaking this is my "local" but mainly due to the shabby exterior and all the people standing outside having a fag I've avoided it until recently (new owners/management). First thing to say is that it is very friendly, full of characters although not,in my...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 26 April 2017

This little old pub on Lewes road in Newhaven is okay if like cheap house doubles at £3. This pub has a wide selection of drinks, a little sweet shop in the corner and has a great jukebox. the jukebox is on wifi so it...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 1 March 2017

I was taken here by the people we are staying with for a few days, I'm gld that they did, the beer was really good, and not too pricey either. They have live jazz every Thursday, the main reason for our visit, but the service,...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank David R
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

That is a very friendly nice little bit run down Pub that always makes one welcome I have spent many evenings here and have made good friends with some of the locals!

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank christoph v
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Always a good pint plenty of Alex on offer always well kept Bit of a locals pub but recently refurbished Passers by always welcome

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank joinerboy2016
Reviewed 30 May 2014

OK, so first impressions aren't good, but we go every Thursday for the live jazz, which is brilliant. The pub is unpretentious and friendly. We love it!

Date of experience: May 2014
2  Thank ChrissieCee
Reviewed 12 March 2014

We stopped off here on a round route walk from Piddinghoe. Sunday visitors, not full, but families and a nice, friendly welcome. They also had cheesy bits and good-quality sausages on the bar for anyone to enjoy. Fab.

Date of experience: March 2014
2  Thank bryow22
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