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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%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (73 reviews)
“ribs” (18 reviews)
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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

I was away with my boyfriend who treated me to a night in the galgorm resort. We dined at Gillies restaurant and it was a 5 star experience. The salted chilli chicken was supreme and the steak was beautifully cooked. There is something on the...More

Thank dearbhla321
CRobbGalgorm, Manager at Gillies Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear dearbhla321, 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 experience to be 5 star and that you enjoyed the food that was...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

Went for a birthday dinner with friends. Food and drinks are way overpriced for what you get. Was disappointedMore

Thank taraohARA
CRobbGalgorm, Manager at Gillies Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear taraohARA, 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 did not feel your food and drink was value for money and I am sorry...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Food was just fabulous and we had dinner with our overseas guests who were truly impressed by the quality & standard of food.More

Thank Charmaine C
CRobbGalgorm, Manager at Gillies Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Charmaine 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 and your overseas guests enjoyed the food during your dining experience and found the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Another visit to Gillies! Never fails to disappoint. Took my family for a meal after a day out on the North coast. Food was great quality and good portions- steak was to die for! And the sticky toffee pudding- HEAVEN! Staff so friendly and attentive...More

Thank Chris K
CRobbGalgorm, Manager at Gillies Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Chris K, 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 food to be of good quality...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had dinner, didn’t have appetizers, we enjoyed the fish dishes, salmon and sea bass on the menu, delicious. Also enjoyed desserts. Great service and friendly staff.More

Thank brid0812
CRobbGalgorm, Manager at Gillies Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear brid0812, 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 fish dishes on offer and that you found the desserts to be enjoyable....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was not spectacular. But what was spectacular was the lack of cheese on the £9 cheese board. 3 wafer thin slices of cheese, very poor indeed. The £12.50 homemade burger was just fine but then the you had to pay £4.50 for a...More

Thank phil-IREL4ND
CRobbGalgorm, Manager at Gillies Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear phil-IRELAND, 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 to read that you did not find your meal to be of high quality or good value...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for lunch. Service quick and friendly. Food reasonably priced and tasty. Will definitely come back when I’m next in area.More

Thank skd_9
CRobbGalgorm, Manager at Gillies Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear skd_9, Thank you for taking the time to post a review on TripAdvisor following your recent visit to the Bar + Grill at Gillies. I am pleased to read that you had an enjoyable lunch with us and that you found the service to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best food in northern ireland by a long shot, had squid which was best I've had. Wife had half chicken which was massive. 2 courses is plenty here.More

Thank Matthew S
CRobbGalgorm, Manager at Gillies Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Matthew S, 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 that you found the quality of food to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Part of the Galgorm Hotel and Spa complex we went to Gillies for lunch only to find that it was not possible to have a snack lunch as the only offer was a main course for £13.95 with many extras. I only wanted soup but...More

Thank PCliveR
CRobbGalgorm, Manager at Gillies Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear PCliveR, 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 in your experience during your lunch visit to the restaurant. We do offer a £13.95 lunch menu...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ordered Chicken supreme the chicken was well cooked and charred just right with savoy cabbage and ham pieces with a gravy which was too salty really spoilt the meal. The gammon and chunky chips was very good. Next time will ask for Chicken Supreme without...More

Thank Ian S
CRobbGalgorm, Manager at Gillies Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Ian S, Thank you for taking the time to post a review on TripAdvisor following your recent visit to the Bar + Grill at Gillies. Thank you for providing your feedback and please accept my apologies for the gravy. I will be sure to...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
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
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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