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The Jolly Drayman Pub & Restaurant

$$ - $$$, British,
150 Mayville Rd, Bethel, ME 04217-4442
+1 207-824-4717
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“fish and chips” (24 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
150 Mayville Rd, Bethel, ME 04217-4442
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great fish and chips. Big portions! Great Irish Pub feel. Quiet and quaint but a friendly local feel.

Thank kimmatomai
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Reviewed March 13, 2018 via mobile

I can’t thank you enough for a great experience and weekend getaway. Instantly felt at home. We walked in the door and were greeted (by name I might add) by Dani. She is simply phenomenal!! We were escorted to our room (Chumleigh) and Dani proceeded...More

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Reviewed March 12, 2018

both of us really enjoyed the meal. spoke to other guests around us and all were enjoying their selections as well

Thank pgalligan
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

Bethel’s Jolly Drayman aspires to project a little British pub vibe, and it largely succeeds. There is a *little* pub that holds about 18 people, complete with a nice woodsy bar and posters from the UK and Europe. There are humorous photos of the British...More

Thank Teledawg
Reviewed February 28, 2018

You will see I have reviewed the Drayman over several years. I didnt get to write it up in 2017 but 2016 was not so good. However what a difference in 2018. Our party of 6 ended up her at 8.30pm on a cold and...More

Thank mutsnuts01
Reviewed February 26, 2018 via mobile

I stayed here last night with my significant other and another couple. We were delighted with the personal service, cozy accommodations, and attentive filling breakfast. Also priced right!

Thank Swthorse09
Reviewed February 19, 2018

This British pub has fantastic English food. Every other restaurant in town has the same exact food that is predictably average but the Jolly Drayman has amazing food that deviates from the norm and transports you to a pub across the lake. They also have...More

Thank Vyshedsky
Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I stayed at the Inn connected to the pub. Both were great! The staff was extremely friendly and the food and drinks were delicious! Very cozy and welcoming. Was nice to be able to walk to our room also!

Thank Sargey2719
Reviewed November 24, 2017

The Briar Lea Inn and Jolly Drayman Pub were the perfect venue for meeting up with our family who live in the area. Coming in from out of state, the hosts Dani & Enrico, gave us a friendly and heartfelt welcome. Dani made sure we...More

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Reviewed October 24, 2017 via mobile

The room was nice, but the most memorable was sitting around a dining room table for homemade Italian spaghetti and enjoying the company. Many laughs and tales. You made our stay unforgettable!

Thank Tnook3
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Romantic, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 150 Mayville Rd, Bethel, ME 04217-4442
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Bethel
  • Phone Number: +1 207-824-4717
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