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Jolly Pumpkin in Ann Arbor

311 South Main Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
734-913-2730
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Ranked #12 of 517 Restaurants in Ann Arbor
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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
Cuisines: Eclectic
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Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Sterling Heights, Michigan
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45 reviews 45 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

This is my favorite bar. I love it. Each time I'm in Ann Arbor and have the time, I stop in here for a drink and a bite to eat. They have an okay selection of beers on tap, which I would recommend the bam biere. Beware as it is a sour beer, something I wasn't used to but instantly... More 

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West University Place, Texas
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Great place to eat on a cold day. Long bar with over a dozen craft brews including cider. the menu was good and...hold for it....there are vegan options! Coming from Houston, the 4th largest city in the US, I expected to eat a plate of greens (as I would in Houston). But no, there are a variety of vegan and... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Every time I go here it's busy which is always a good sign. I love sour beer and they deliver. Nothing but love put into their beer. Check out their tasting room in Dexter too, the staff are great.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

So the place is a busy, seemingly popular spot. They seem to handle table turnover well and I liked that they'll send a text when your table is ready, freeing diners to peruse nearby shops during the wait (which wasn't all that long). I started with the mussels, which were served in a creamy broth and topped with a hefty... More 

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ann arbor, mi
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

I am not much of a beer drinker, but friends who are say this is a great place to imbibe. The food is generally good and suits the beer focus. There is an attempt to have some healthy options too, although the truffle fries clearly do not fit in that category! (worth trying). WIth all the restaurant options on Main... More 

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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42 reviews 42 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

The Jolly Pumpkin is always a great option for lunch, dinner, or a few drinks! Menu items change from time to time, but I love everything I've had there. I especially love their pizzas (which are quite large) and the Steak Salad. And, of course, no meal is complete without some of the Truffle Fries. So tasty! The beers and... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Visited the Jolly Pumpkin when we were in Ann Arbor for a football game. The beers were great, and the food was amazing. Had the truffle fries -- the best I've had -- and a very tasty cheese plate. Cool vibe as well.

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Laguna Hills, CA
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27 reviews 27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 via mobile

Food is great and I love the down-to-earth pub atmosphere. The beer made here is quite unique, centered on Belgian sours. The beers are experimental but stay pretty true to the style. Nothing bizarre. A must-do if you are in Ann Arbor and are a beer aficionado.

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

The food at Jolly Pumpkin is beyond compare. My favorite is the grilled romaine salad, which they allow you to split upon request. The salad comes with a potato crouton that is delicious! They also offer fritta, which are batter-fried seasonal vegetables. The zucchini fritta and poblano fritta are excellent. Well worth a visit for lunch or dinner in Ann... More 

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Briarcliff Manor, New York, United States
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

We didn't try the beers but the food and service were great. Burgers were perfectly cooked to order and the think fries were crispy and tasty.

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Additional Information about Jolly Pumpkin in Ann Arbor

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

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