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Welcome to the New Jolly Boatman!

The New Jolly Boatman has just reopened following an extensive refurbishment incorporating the entire ground floor. Since the change of ownership in February 2016 we have introduced fresh new ideas and touches we hope customers old and new will enjoy. We are experienced operators with other hospitality businesses and a wealth of enthusiasm and expertise. All the team at The Jolly Boatman would like you to come and see what's new and get to know them. Come and try our new menus. Enjoy our new Lunch and Light lunch menu designed for those of you who like to enjoy a quick light bite or for those of you that prefer a more leisurely three course selection.

Lunches are now served from Noon until 3pm Monday to Friday and on Saturdays our Kitchen stays open all day.

Traditional Sunday Lunch served from Noon Until 5pm.

Evening Meals start from 5.30pm and are served until 9pm Monday to Saturday. Last orders for food is 8.45pm.

We also now offer new and improved daily 'Specials of the Day' to accompany our Lunch and Evening Menus. This will bring changes and further options to our regular delicious menus offering you something different on a daily basis. Our fine selection of locally sourced British Roast Dinners is now served on a Sunday from 12 noon to 5pm so there is no need for you to rush to enjoy our unique traditional Sunday Roast and many other special dishes menu that are now available.

Our Selection of Fine Cask Ales and Beers has changed we now offer you the best choices of your tipple whether it be one of our fine guest ales, our two new regular ales or one of your favourite keg beers. This along with our fine selection of wines, spirits and soft drinks offers the perfect accompaniment to any meal or just a fine drink in pleasant surroundings when you want it.

We are happy to discuss any functions that you are planning with you and offer you the best solution for your event. We now offer in the spring and summer month's exclusive Hog Roasts and Barbeque evenings with an extensive salad bar to support your function. All cooked outside by our experienced team, these fantastic spectacle and cuisine nights are perfect to be enjoyed outside or in. We are just as happy to discuss all year round events in any of our fine areas, be it in the Barn Restaurant or the covered decking area. Or if you are looking for a small private area for those nights with friends or family we can do that as well.

Come and see us soon we are looking forward to meeting you.





The Barn Restaurant

Our Barn Restaurant is now fully refurbished with Fresh New Decor and furnishings making a meal in our barn restaurant a very special occasion indeed, with its huge central roaring log fire. This makes our barn warm and cosy in the winter and light and airy in summer with its patio doors opening directly on to the canal towpath. We have our new Lunch and dinner menus to compliment the new look Barn Restaurant. We hope you will enjoy our menus of fresh local food and wines.

The Bar & Snug

Enjoy a drink or a meal in our New Refurbished bar and Snug specially extended during our recent refurbishment we now boast fresh New Decor and Furnishings, our bar now opens directly into the snug just the thing for a get together with friends, Family or work colleagues, we also serve our new Lunch and Dinner menus in the Bar & Snug.

Canal Side

In the warmer summer months there is nothing nicer or more relaxing than to sit along side the beautiful Southern Oxford canal and enjoy a drink or a spot of "al fresco" dining at one of our towpath tables whilst watching the boats go by.