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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 January 2017

I booked a room at the Jolly Carter on the strength of previous good reviews on Tripadvisor. I was not dissapointed. In fact, I was delighted by every aspect of my stay. The warm welcome from Steve the manager and bar staff set a high bench mark that never dipped. My room was very clean and comfortable and, at £45/...

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1Thank Kirky99
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Good standard British pub food cooked well. The cheese pie was tasty but I do prefer a pie with proper shortcrust not just a lid I do find that a bit of a cop out but all in all very good average food and all our steaks were cooked to perfection. Would be nice to see this place back to...

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Thank Nicola H
Bolton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Don't get me wrong , I can't complain about the £5 charge to get in on New Year's Eve, there was a singer, drink at midnight , a few fireworks and plenty of nice pie or curry to eat but the evening went by without much of a celebration, there was plenty of bar staff, one young male was a...

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Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

After enjoying several meals in the jolly carter, I was really disappointed on Sunday at the quality of our carvery. The meats were cooked to usual perfection but the veg was dry and appeared to have been stood for some time. The roasties were dry and frozen and the Yorkshire puddings were rubbery. We did wonder if the chef had...

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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 June 2016

Visited the Jolly Carter last week with friends and had terrific food and enjoyed the evening, having had such a good time and having friends from abroad staying decided to take them and family (anniversary) this week, booked for 6 pm but on arrival was told that the restaurant has a private function on and we would have to eat...

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Thank AnnS1942
Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

Called in today on a recommendation and wasn't disappointed food was excellent and plentiful couldn't finish it It was served piping hot fresh and clean my only complaint is I didn't have room to sample a dessert but definitely will be going back and recommending to all friends and family

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Thank Don H
Bolton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 February 2016

Have been recently and never fails to please the midweek Menu is very good value haven't had anything that is not first class the cheese pie is fantastic with veg cooked to perfection everything tastes cooked fresh with a great service well done

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Thank Facevalue_10
Yarm, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 July 2015

Me and my wife stayed here on our first trip to Little Lever (Bolton) yesterday, as the pub were hosting one of our favourite bands (Glam 45), so they're brave enought o put on live music too. We booked a room a few weeks ago and it was really nice - clean, comfy and practical. Nothing flash but nothing to...

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3Thank Steve A
Conwy, Wales, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 April 2014

excellent value for money,good food,very clean only has three rooms new management are making a very good effort to establish a friendly welcoming atmosphere, plenty parking space, 5 minutes from Bolton town centre

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5Thank Trev F
Bury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 April 2013

We have eaten here many times and have only ever had one bad meal which was on a Sunday afternoon, there were hardly any staff in and the kitchen was undermanned with what appered to be with just one hungover chef. However, I'm happy to say this was an isolated and one off incident as every other time hasn't disappointed....

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms

Additional Information about The Jolly Carter

Address: 168 Church Street | Little Lever, Bolton BL3 1BW, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Greater Manchester > Bolton
Price Range: €53 - €59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
The Jolly Carter Bolton, Greater Manchester
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“The rooms are in a separate block upstairs outside the pub, as far as we could see they're all pretty much the same.”
 of 5 bubbles 985stevea, 26 Jul 2015 | Read review
“rooms 2 & 3 are larger than No 1 No 1 is facing the rear”
 of 5 bubbles TrevF738, 23 Apr 2014 | Read review
“Mind the step in Room No 2 !!!”
 of 5 bubbles garyb434, 25 Aug 2011 | Read review
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