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Gillies Bar & Grill

136 Fenaghy Road, Ballymena BT42 1EA, Northern Ireland
+44 28 2588 1001
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good17%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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CUISINES
Irish, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
136 Fenaghy Road, Ballymena BT42 1EA, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed a Christmas meal as part of our stay at the Galgorm Spa. Our package included a bottle of wine but the lovely lady had no problem serving us gins instead. The food was tasty and the menu extensive. Same for Breakfast the next...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank W H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The dining room is cosy, comfortable and well decorated. There is a varied menu, and the food is delicious. The only reason I wouldn’t rate Gillies 5* is because the staff are quite slow when getting drinks etc The day we visited, there were only...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank carlar374
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We ate here while staying at the resort and loved the food. The surroundings in the restaurant are pleasant and helps to create a nice atmosphere to enjoy your meal. We both had a three course meal and thoroughly enjoyed all three courses. There was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ryan p
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were seated straight away after changing our reservation to an earlier time. Food was fresh and well cooked. Would come back here no problemMore

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank iand510
CRobbGalgorm, Manager at Gillies Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear iand510, Thank you for taking the time to post a review on TripAdvisor following your recent visit to the Bar + Grill at Gillies. I am delighted to find that the team were able to accommodate you in the restaurant and that the food...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food very average with limited menu and expensive for what u get. Not very accommodating for making amendments to your order.More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank P8000
CRobbGalgorm, Manager at Gillies Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear P8000, Thank you for taking the time to post a review on TripAdvisor following your recent visit to the Bar + Grill at Gillies. I am disappointed that you found the menu to be limited and not good value for money. This is certainly...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was very tasty and mouth watering and plenty of it. The service was outstanding. The place was clean and relaxing. We will be back..More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Frances202
CRobbGalgorm, Manager at Gillies Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Frances202, Thank you for taking the time to post a review on TripAdvisor following your recent visit to the Bar + Grill at Gillies. I am delighted that you enjoyed your meal with us and found the service by the team to be outstanding....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The service is excellent.. friendly and attentive staff, but the food is expensive for the slightly hit and miss experience diners receive.More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Gillian G
CRobbGalgorm, Manager at Gillies Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Gillian G, Thank you for taking the time to post a review on TripAdvisor following your recent visit to the Bar + Grill at Gillies. I am delighted that you found the service to be excellent and that the staff were friendly and attentive....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Every year a group of friends get together for a pre Christmas get together This year we changed venues from our usual to Gillies bar and grill A group of nine friends .. Food (Christmas menu) was excellent and plentiful Service had everyone’s meals arriving...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank thecatinthehat1
CRobbGalgorm, Manager at Gillies Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear thecatinthehat1, Thank you for taking the time to post a review on TripAdvisor following your recent visit to the Bar + Grill at Gillies. I am delighted that you had a wonderful Christmas celebration with us and that you found the food to be...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My fiancé and I received a Galgorm voucher as a lovely engagement present and before the wedding we decided to treat ourselves to dinner at Gillies. Styling itself as a premier resort and spa we had high hopes. However, our main meal was mediocre and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank LizzyDashwood
CRobbGalgorm, Manager at Gillies Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear LizzyDashwood, Thank you for taking the time to post a review on TripAdvisor following your experience at the Bar + Grill at Gillies. I am disappointed to read of your experience as this is far from the service we would strive to provide and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such lovely surroundings and decor with a relaxed and friendly ambience. Good variety on the menu and decent portions sizes. Staff attentive and very welcoming. Resturant cosy and comfortable. Staff picked up on our conversation and produced a simple but very touching celebratory desert. Will...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 974Sharon_C
CRobbGalgorm, Manager at Gillies Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear 974Sharon_C, Thank you for taking the time to post a review on TripAdvisor following your recent visit to the Bar + Grill at Gillies. I am delighted that you enjoyed the surroundings and decor and had a relaxed meal with us. I am also...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 136 Fenaghy Road, Ballymena BT42 1EA, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Antrim  >  Ballymena
  • Phone Number: +44 28 2588 1001
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  • This restaurant is at Galgorm Resort & Spa
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