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Ye Jolly Crofters

Chorley Old Road, Horwich, Bolton, Greater Manchester  BL6 6RE View Map.

General Manager:

Sharon Jones.

Contact us

Tel. 01204 696885


pub opening times meal times
Monday - Thursday 12noon - 11pm
Friday & Saturday 12noon - 11.30pm
Sunday 12noon - 10.30pm
Monday - Saturday 12noon - 9pm
Sunday 12noon - 8pm

Whats New & Forthcoming Events

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What is new & forthcoming in 2016

What's New & Forthcoming

Christmas Eve & New Year's Eve:

It's going to be another fantastic Festive season again here at Ye Jolly Crofters!! Book early for both of these shows and make your Christmas and New Year celebrations the best ever! Don't forget we are now taking bookings for Christmas meals and again numbers are limited so don't miss out. For the shows it's strictly wristband entry only, and they will be on sale within the next couple of weeks at £5.00 each again with the shows numbers are limited!!!! Watch this space for more news.

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NEW Beer Garden 2016:

At the rear you will find our new beer garden to make your visit even more pleasurable.

We have achieved a 5* award from the Food Standards Agency.

About Us

Ye Jolly Crofters is a destination food house in a scenic, isolated location... Read more

About our venue

Ye Jolly Crofters is a destination food house in a scenic, isolated location close to Horwich on a main road. Inside has a traditional feel with stylish decor, fixtures and fittings. We attract many ramblers as the pub is situated on the edge of the West Pennine Moors. These along with passers by are welcomed by the local regulars from the village. This traditionally styled pub was built in 1936 and is open plan with the ability to cater for around 100 people at any one time. Food is served from a main menu and Specials board with the Sunday roast being very popular. There is plenty of choice for the whole family and dishes to suit all tastes. Your meal can be complemented by a choice wine or a real ale if preferred. Next time you are anywhere near, bring friends and family for a tasty meal. The friendly team await your visit.

Our Food

Our pubs and chefs are fully committed to supporting the Great British farme... Read more

Sizzling Pub food

Our pubs and chefs are fully committed to supporting the Great British farmer and aim to source fresh produce and meats, when in season and where possible, from British Red Tractor Farm Assured producers.

Our menu suits all occasions from a quick lunch bite to a family Sunday Roast. Why not book a table at your local Do Drop Inn and try our lovingly prepared British pub menu, with all your pub favourites.

Meal Times

Monday - Saturday 12noon - 9pm
Sunday 12noon - 8pm

Food Promotions:

Burger & a drink:

Available all day every day.

Enjoy a burger and a drink from a selection from £5.99.

Two for 10.00:

Available Monday - Friday all day.

Enjoy 2 meals from a selection for only £10.00.

Feed the Family for 10.00:

Available Monday to Friday 3pm - 5pm.

Take advantage of our brilliant family deal that’ll feed your family for less.

Sizzling Skillet deal:

Available Monday - Thursday until 5pm.

Enjoy a sizzling skillet meal from a selection for only £7.00.

Have a Party Here

We can cater for parties in an area of the pub & buffets can be provided... Read more

Have a Party


We can cater for parties in an area of the pub & buffets can be provided. Please ring to discuss.

Our Drinks

We have an excellent selection of the best drinks on draught, wines & sp... Read more

Our Drinks

Drinks on Draught

Carling, Carlsberg, San Miguel, Stella Artois, Tetleys Smoothflow, Guinness, Aspall Suffolk Cyder & Strongbow Cider

Real Ale

Thwaites Wainwright (4.1% ABV) & 2 Changing Guest ales

Other Drinks

Range of Wines, Tea & Range of Speciality Coffees

We are accredited for excellence in service of our quality real ales.

Sport & Entertainment

Come in and watch some sport or take part in our entertainment nights.... Read more

Our Entertainment

Last Friday of Month


1st Sunday of Month

Folk Night.

Bt Sport Sky Sports

2 TV Screens, Darts Board.


  • Beer Garden NEW Summer 2016
  • Small Patio Area
  • Large Car Park


  • Free Wi-Fi Access
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Disabled Toilet
  • Baby Changing Facility


  • Children Welcome until 8pm
  • Dogs Welcome in bar area & outside on a lead
  • Coach Parties Welcome by prior arrangement
  • ATM Machine
  • Debit and Credit Cards accepted