Jolly Farmer Alehouse and kitchen

RUN BY THE SAME Family SINCE 1971,  freehouse since THE MID 90'S.


The Jolly 

The Jolly Farmer is one of the few remaining family owned and run independent freehouses in the south east of England.

Our aim is to provide our guests with the highest possible standard of food, drink and accommodation in clean, attractive surroundings complimented by a warm welcome and a pleasant atmosphere.

A traditional ale house at heart, we have a constantly changing selection of up to 8 real ales, sourced from breweries big and small across Great Britain. Teamed with delicious, home cooked food, made with the freshest, local ingredients, we think you're going to love what we have to offer.

We hope to see you soon,

Steve, Chris and the team.



Beer and Wine

We're all about the beer

For almost half a century, we've been well known for our commitment to fantastic beer, we offer up to 8 daily changing real ales, sourced from breweries big and small from across great Britain. A further 10 premium lagers and craft beers from England and Europe can be found on our counter, as well as two draught English ciders. If none of these take your fancy, our beer lineup is completed by a range of bottled beers, with something for every taste.

Ales on the counter


Greene King, Westgate Brewery, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk. 

IPA (3.6%) Amber IPA.

The Crafty Brewing co. Ltd, Thatched House Farm, Dunsfold Rd, Loxhill, Godalming Surrey.

. 5 Hop (4.0%) Copper Ale. The clue’s in the name. Blind Side (4.0%) traditional chestnut bitter

Aurora Ales, Gallows Industrial Estate Unit 6, Furnace Rd, Ilkeston, Derbyshire.

Constellation (4.2%) A traditional Amber Bitter with a true taste of tradition, slightly sweet initially but soon giving way to a powerful bitterness and with a refreshing hoppy finish.

North Yorks Brewery, Pinchinthorpe Hall, Pinchinthorpe, Guisborough, North Yorkshire.

Flying Herbert (4.7%) Smooth, full flavoured premium bitter, with marmalade notes and lasting malty finish.

Lager, Cider and Craft Keg


Becks Vier 4.0% Bremen, Germany ~ Import

Vixen 5.0% Crafty Brewery, Loxhill, Dunsfold, Surrey.

Budweiser Budvar 5.0% Czechoslovakia ~ Import

Rothaus Tannenzapfle Pils 5% Bavaria, Germany ~ Import 

Estrella Galicia 4.7% La Coruna, Spain ~ Import

Korev 4.8%  St Austel, Cornwall ~ Import ( Independence, Dreckly )

Speciality Keg

Laughing Wolf APA (4.4%) American style craft keg. The Crafty Brewing co. Ltd, Surrey.

London Pale Ale 4.5% ~ Craft Keg, Meantime, Greenwich, London.

Pavel Quak 8.6% Buggenhout, Belgium ~ Import


Guinness 4.1% Dublin, Ireland ~ Import


Stowford Press Cider 4.5% ~ Herefordshire.

Aspalls Suffolk Cyder 5.5% ~ Suffolk.


Our carefully curated wine offering is sourced from the old world and new, providing a great selection for all tastes and budgets. We also offer a selection of rare fine reds, from some of the worlds best producers. 

Click here to download our wine list.

Bonfire Night 2019


We’re now taking bookings for Bonfire Night on November 9th 2019.

Food served from 5.00-9.30pm.

Please send us a message using the form below to book your table.

Click here to download our Bonfire Night menu.

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At the Jolly Farmer we offer bed and breakfast in three beautiful double rooms, and a full suite. Filled with historic oak beams, wattle and daub walls, and oodles of character, its the perfect place for any stay.

We also offer a three bedroom, self contained flat, which sleeps up to five people, with an open plan kitchen, dining and living area. 

All prices include VAT @ 20% and are room only rates. Breakfasts are available from 8-10 Monday to Friday and 9-10 Saturday and Sunday. cooked breakfasts are £9.50 continental £6.00.

Extra child beds are available in all rooms for £15, cots for babies are available free of charge, please let us know your requirements at the time of booking. 

We allow dogs/pets in all our rooms with an additional cleaning charge of £12 per dog/pet, per night. We ask that guests bring a suitable bed for their dog/pet, and do not allow them on any furniture.

Smoking is not permitted in any of our rooms.

Room 2 bed

Double Rooms

We have three beautiful en suite double rooms, each with their own individual period features, All double rooms feature full en-suite bathrooms, complementary hot drinks, toiletries and sherry.

Priced at £80 per night for single occupancy, or £95 per night for double occupancy.

Room 5 bed


Our full suite features a king size bed, a separate living room and en-suite shower room. Exposed wattle and daub walls, and views of Bramley's historic medieval church give our suite a unique character. Hot drinks, toiletries, and sherry included.

Priced at £100 per night for single occupancy, or £115 per night for double occupancy.

Flat beds

Flat No 1

Located opposite the pub in the centre of Bramley is our self contained flat. Our flat sleeps up to five people, in two twin rooms and one single. The flat has two bathrooms, a living room and a fully equipped open plan kitchen and dining area. Hot drinks & toiletries included.

Priced from £110 to £215 per night based on occupancy. 

Contact Us

The Jolly is located in the village of Bramley, just south of Guildford in the surrey hills.

Opening times

Monday to Saturday

11.00am to 11.00pm


Noon to 11.00pm

Food service times

Monday to Saturday

12.00-2.30 pm & 6.00-9.30 pm 


12.00-3:00 pm & 7:00 - 8:30 pm

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The Jolly Farmer

High Street,




01483 893355


The Team

Steve Hardstone - Landlord .

Steve Hardstone - Landlord.

Chris Hardstone - Landlord

Chris Hardstone - Landlord

Helen - Housekeeping/Barmaid

Helen - Housekeeping/Barmaid

Ray Bennett - In house butcher/carvery top gun    1939 - 2018 RIP.

Ray Bennett - In house butcher/carvery top gun

1939 - 2018 RIP.

Head Chef - Grae Conyers

Head Chef - Grae Conyers

Jacek Koselski - Kitchen Porter

Jacek Koselski - Kitchen Porter

 quiz night

Our infamous quiz night is on every other Wednesday!

8:30pm’ish Kick off

Free to enter

Fabulously average prizes

A bucket of beer for the winners and a much sought after wooden spoon for the runners up.

Play your cards right with a £50 food and drink tab up for grabs

Upcoming dates ………

October 16th

October 30th

November 13th

November 27th


Chef de Partie

The Jolly Farmer, Bramley, Surrey is looking for a Chef de Partie. This is a live in all found position. Accommodation is provided on site in a double en suite room. 28 days paid holiday, accrued from day one (including Christmas day) all meals, work wear and laundry services are included. The only deductions are statutory NI & Tax. The successful candidate also receives an equal share of tips. We are a family owned and run Free House in the Surrey Hills. We cook from fresh using only the finest ingredients and are looking for a keen, ambitious young chef with the relevant qualifications and the ability to contribute to our business whilst being willing to learn and take direction.

If you are looking for a challenge and would relish the opportunity to work with a young professional crew then send us your CV to enquiries@jollyfarmer.co.uk for interview/trial.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £380.00 per week 19,760 per year