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Jolly Pumpkin in Ann Arbor

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311 South Main Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
734-913-2730
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Today
11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Mon - Wed 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thu - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Sat 10:00 am - 2:00 am
Good for:
Bar scene

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  • 85
    Excellent
  • 91
    Very good
  • 20
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great Beer!

Good place to enjoy a beer with friends. Very good selection of beer and pretty good food, I got a burger!

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
Matt B
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Boulder, Colorado
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Good for:
  • Bar scene
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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204 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Boulder, Colorado
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW credit card Amex Card Member Review

Good place to enjoy a beer with friends. Very good selection of beer and pretty good food, I got a burger!

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Nashville, Tennessee, United States
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015 NEW

Fries with truffle sauce. Mussels. Mediterranean Pizza. All delish. Great place to take hungry University of Michiganders.

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

The Jolly Pumpkin is a great addition to Ann Arbor. I went with a large group and they did a great job with a timely tasty lunch. It was healthy AND yummy. I loved my fries and I can't wait to eat there again. Zingerman's might have all the hype, but I'll take this over Zingerman's any day.

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Oriskany Falls, New York
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50 reviews 50 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

My wife, son and I had dinner here after a Michigan hoops game. The place was hopping and we were told it would be a 20 to 30 minute wait. It was 10! This is a small establishment and seating is a bit tight. We had drinks and dinner. Our server, Kerry, was very nice, helpful and friendly. I had... More 

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The seasonal selection of beers is good. The truffle fries and Not Just a BLT sandwich are amazing. Great place for hanging out with friends or an after work cocktail. Love the rooftop in the summer!

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harrow
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Went there for lunch and it was amazing. Their Truffled french fries were to die for and nachos topped with a sour beer. Great atmosphere. Eddie our waiter was great. Definitely a place to stop for lunch or dinner.

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

I love the Jolly Pumpkin. It is Ann Arbor's GastroPub. First ya got the beer. Their flagship Icon the the Bam Biere. It is a golden cloud of pleasure. Simultaneously very flavorful and refreshing. It was voted one of the top 10 in the USA a few years ago. It is best tasted on Tap. This was one of the... More 

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Grand Blanc, Michigan
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We went here because our son chose it for his birthday. None of us have ever been before. When we first sat down and looked at the menu, I was a little concerned for a couple of the pickier eaters in our group and I even wondered what I would order myself. The menu is unique and different from what... More 

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Lee, Massachusetts
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Great white pizza with mushrooms. Great beer menu. Wonderful staff. Very friendly with my daughters food allergy.

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Upper Arlington, Ohio
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015 via mobile

This is a unique setting of guys with a passion for beer, but not just beer, sour beer... The have a list of sour beers available (more than 5). The waiter we had, really knew his beer and helped to educate the table on sour beers. If you live there, you can invest in a glass mug they let you... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 311 South Main Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ann Arbor
  • Phone Number: 734-913-2730

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Eclectic

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 2:00 am

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