The Jolly Sailors serves wholesome, home cooked food from local sourced seasonal produce including
specials from their own ‘Jolly Smokehouse’, and stone baked authentic pizzas with a Norfolk twist. The welcoming traditional 18th century pub is open all day from 12noon to 9pm.

This traditional 18th Century pub is recognised as a Local Gem in The Good Food Guide 2023, and is a 2023 The Publican Award winner.

The Jolly Sailors is part of the family run Anglian Country Inns group (ACInns) who also run The White Horse in Brancaster Staithe and The Kings Head in Letheringsett, also partaking in Norfolk Restaurant Week.


Roasted Red Pepper Hummus pitta bread

Mozzarella & Tomato Salad basil dressing

Crispy Chicken Tenders sweet chili dip

Salt & Pepper Squid garlic mayonnaise

Prawn Cocktail crusty bread


Three Cheese Margherita Parmesan Mozzarella, Cheddar

The Jolly Vegan Margherita

The Jolly Goat goat cheese, Mozzarella, onion marmalade, olives, rocket

The Meaty Farmer ham pepperoni, chorizo, peppers, Mozzarella (go spicy add fresh chilli)

The Jolly Cajun Chicken Cajun chicken, Mozzarella, red onion, pepper, Cajun mayonnaise

Make your own pizzas, add 3 toppings to a Margherita
-Fresh chilli, jalapenos, red onion, garlic, bbq sauce, sweetcorn, peppers, mushroom, olives, spinach, egg, rocket, pepperoni, ham, chorizo, red onion marmalade, prawns, chicken, goat cheese, anchovies, pulled pork


Cauliflower & Chickpea Curry steamed Basmati rice, poppadom, mango chutney

The Beetroot Salad balsamic onions, goat cheese, crispy onions, rocket, honey & balsamic dressing (ADD bacon)

Whole Tail Scampi & Chips garden peas, tartare sauce

10oz Gammon Steak hen egg, fries, garden peas

Jolly Chicken Curry steamed Basmati rice, poppadom, mango chutney

Fish & Chips beer battered fish, garden or mushy peas, tartare sauce

BURGERS – served with lettuce, tomato, fries and coleslaw

Home made bhaji burger

1/2lb Beef & bone marrow burger


Chocolate Brownie vanilla ice cream

Sticky Toffee Pudding Vanilla ice cream

Jolly Mixed Berry ‘Mess’ mixed berries, meringue, whipped cream

Ice Cream & Sorbets


*Please note, because of the seasonal nature of some dishes, menus may change without notice.

Restaurant Week menu will be available all day at  THE JOLLY SAILORS.

Monday 30th 12pm – 9pm

Tuesday 31st 12pm – 9pm

Wednesday 1st 12pm – 9pm

Thursday 2nd 12pm – 9pm

Friday 3rd 12pm – 9pm

Saturday 4th  Not Available

Sunday 5th Not Available

Monday 6th 12pm – 9pm

Tuesday 7th 12pm – 9pm

Wednesday 8th 12pm – 9pm

Thursday 9th 12pm – 9pm

Friday 10th 12pm – 9pm


Walk-ins are always welcome!

01485 210314

(Please Quote Norfolk Restaurant Week)

Find us

  • Main Road
  • Brancaster Staithe
  • PE31 8BJ

Good to know

  • Dog friendly dining
  • Accessible dining