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The Jolly Thresher

$$ - $$$, British,
229 Higher Lane | Broomedge, Lymm WA13 0RN, England
+44 1925 752265
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“liver” (8 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
229 Higher Lane | Broomedge, Lymm WA13 0RN, England
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Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile

Ate here on a Saturday afternoon - the place was nicely busy and they only had one suitable table in the dining area. This was next to a birthday meal large group. We asked for a quieter table - so one was created in the...More

Thank earthmikey99
Roy W, General Manager at The Jolly Thresher, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2017

Hi There earthmikey Thank you for your review. We are delighted you enjoyed your visit, we were busy Saturday but I am glad the team were able to be so accommodating. We hope to see you again soon. Kind Regards Roy & Team

Reviewed July 15, 2017

Had a lovely meal off the set menu "Fish Friday". A choice of starters, main course, sweet and a glass of wine all for £19.95 a person. It was a busy restaurant, and unfortunately my choice of main course had sold out, but that did...More

Thank Soozie65
Roy W, General Manager at The Jolly Thresher, responded to this reviewResponded July 16, 2017

Hi There Soozie Thank you for your review. I am sorry we didn't have that particular dish, sometimes some of the dishes become more popular than we expect. I am delighted you enjoyed your visit and I hope to see you again soon. Kind Regards...More

Reviewed July 15, 2017 via mobile

My Girlfriend and I have been meaning to go hear for a while, yesterday we finally did and it was worth it. The food was excellent and presented to a much higher quality than I would expect from a pub. I would recommend giving this...More

Thank Ted1701
Roy W, General Manager at The Jolly Thresher, responded to this reviewResponded July 16, 2017

Hi There Ted I am glad you finally decided to pop in and even more so that you enjoyed your visit. Hopefully you had abit of sunshine when you came to enjoy the huge beer garden if not I hope you get a chance on...More

Reviewed July 15, 2017 via mobile

This is my second write up this year. I visit every 2 or 3 weeks and the standards remain high. High degree of cleanliness, excellent service and piping hot food, charming staff ! I am 60 and Hydes have reward scheme and card to obtain...More

Thank Simon E
Roy W, General Manager at The Jolly Thresher, responded to this reviewResponded July 16, 2017

Hi Simon Thank you for your review and continued custom at the pub. The team are delighted you continue to enjoy the pub. We hope to see you again soon. Kind Regards Roy & Team

Reviewed July 14, 2017 via mobile

Went for a family meal here earlier in week. Got a table no problem an didn't wait long for food. Food was excellent, the kids really enjoyed it. Pub was very clean and staff very freindly. Will defintely be returning soon.

Thank bluegirl85
Roy W, General Manager at The Jolly Thresher, responded to this reviewResponded July 15, 2017

Hi There bluegirl85 Thank you for your kind review. We are all delighted here to hear that your experience was very enjoyable. We hope to see you again very soon. Kind Regards Roy & Team

Reviewed July 14, 2017

We always have a great get together. Good seating, staff very helpful, good choices on menu. Parking in large car park is added bonus. In Summer we sit in the very pleasant garden. It's also good that we can choose light lunch or something more...More

Thank Rosie J
Roy W, General Manager at The Jolly Thresher, responded to this reviewResponded July 15, 2017

Hi Rosie Thank you for leaving a review. We are getting busier week by week and the team work tirelessly to make sure we do things right. I am glad that this does goes noticed. We hope to see you again very soon and I...More

Reviewed July 13, 2017

3 of us called in for lunch on Thursday and found the platinum card to be of great value, especially in July & August. The excellent service from the JT Team staff especially Kim made our visit, and we will be back for sureMore

Thank kevinw136
Roy W, General Manager at The Jolly Thresher, responded to this reviewResponded July 15, 2017

Hi There Kevin Thank you for leaving a review. The current offer is excellent and has been hugely popular since launching it. With fresh food it does indeed prove good value form money. Take advantage of it throughout July and August. Kind Regards Roy &...More

Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

Visited Wednesday lunchtime and was greeted by friendly staff. We sampled the 2 course lunch menu of potato skins followed by fish and chips. Great catch! Food was wonderful. Will return on another sunny day to enjoy the beer garden and the food on offerMore

1  Thank Matthewcheetham1
Roy W, General Manager at The Jolly Thresher, responded to this reviewResponded July 14, 2017

Hi There Matthewcheetham1 Thank you for your kind review. The Lunch menu has proved a huge hit since we launched it last year and we receive some great comments. We have had a fantastic summer so far and we hope it continues throughout so that...More

Reviewed July 12, 2017

We have attended T.J.T many times, and most have been fairly good. However, recently, after a good original tomato soup, lunchtime, was followed by reasonable lasagna, plus truly awful fish and chips was an abomination. The 'cod' (was it really cod?) was brown (at best...More

Thank A_TravellerFlorida
Roy W, General Manager at The Jolly Thresher, responded to this reviewResponded July 13, 2017

Hi A_TravellerFlorida, I have spoken to my colleagues regarding this issue. I can assure you that our fish is definitely cod and delivered FRESH daily. The chefs have looked into the issue and informed the supplier of this event. As was said yesterday, we do...More

Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

We booked a table for the three of us for the restaurant. We've called in at the pub for lunch before when driving by but decided to make the trip out for Sunday evening meal. Booked in at 7 and arrived a little early so...More

Thank Handthegang
Roy W, General Manager at The Jolly Thresher, responded to this reviewResponded July 3, 2017

Hi There Handthegang I'd like to apologise for the standards on your visit yesterday with us as I can assure you we aim to deliver fantastic food and service to everyday, morning, afternoon and evening. We were incredibly busy yesterday but I still expect the...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Special occasions, Bar scene, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 229 Higher Lane | Broomedge, Lymm WA13 0RN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Lymm
  • Phone Number: +44 1925 752265
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Description
The Jolly ThresherCelebrating Fine Food , Wine and Ale The Jolly Thresher is a charming and attractive country pub of great character. As soon as you step across the threshold you’ll notice that the interior is warm and inviting and features sumptuous and stylish furniture with rustic finishes and open fireplaces throughout - The perfect haven for relaxed drinking and dining .You’ll find the atmosphere friendly, welcoming and pleasantly informal and we invite you to join us to enjoy a great range of draught and bottled beers, some terrific cask ales from our well stocked cellar, all suitably complemented by a lovely selection of wines and some caringly prepared Cocktails.Our freshly prepared menu features a mix of popular traditional British dishes alongside some modern European ideas using the best quality meats, seafood as well as some local produce.It’s been designed to offer a range of great pub food to suit your mood with large and small portions available on many dishes.Much of the restaurant overlooks a most attractive Garden and patio where you can enjoy alfresco dining in the warm Cheshire sunshine. This area can divided into private dining spaces and we can help you arrange your very own celebration, whether it’s an anniversary lunch, an evening birthday bash, a cosy family gathering we’ll be happy to look after your every need.The Jolly Thresher is easily accessible from all parts of north Cheshire and the towns of Altrincham and Warrington. You can us find on the A not far from the M56 / M6 intersection.With such ease of access, a large car park, complimentary Wi fi the Jolly Thresher is an ideal venue for you to meet with work colleagues or perhaps hold an informal meeting whilst enjoying freshly brewed coffee , maybe a bite of breakfast or brunch or indulging in one of our very special afternoon teas.Whatever the occasion come and join us at the Jolly Thresher, we think you‘ll like us and we look forward to seeing you soon.
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