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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%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (70 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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1 - 10 of 822 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Quality of food Won’t be beaten. lively atmosphere and food is delish. Plenty staff so there’s no waiting around even during busy times.

Thank KevConlan
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had a lovely lunch with my husband Both had starter and main. The nachos are delicious and the beef enchilada is unreal. My husband had the burger for main and chips. Also very tasty and good home made style chips. Rose wine was lovely too....More

Thank Kirsty_W_06
CRobbGalgorm, Manager at Gillies Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Kirst_W_06, 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 lunch and enjoyed the nachos and beef enchilada. I am also pleased that...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is just average. Nothing outstanding at all especially with the pizzas. Put in the effort and you could make the same if not nocer at homeMore

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

Dear phil-IREL4ND, Thank you for taking the time to provide a review of Gillies Bar and Grill. I am disappointed to read that you found the food to be just average. I am however unsure of your comment regarding the pizzas, as there are no...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Couldn't get a table for seven people until 9 o'clock, so skipped starters and ordered a main course. Food quality all round was reasonably good. All sides were extra with most costing £4 each. Got the dessert menu and saw very little to tempt you...More

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

Dear wee world, 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 find your experience to be good value for money. I am however...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was to a very high standard and was delicious we were not rushed and had a free bottle of wine with our meal which also was of a high standardMore

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

Dear localyokelSurrey, 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 food to be of a very high standard and that you enjoyed the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When you order a Monkfih curry for (£19) with rice charged as extra, I think it's reasonable to expect fresh monkfish pieces in the curry, not something that resembles budget scampi or chicken nuggets and is way too salty. Frozen battered fish pieces that are...More

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

Dear Tom M, 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 of your dining experience on this occasion and I want to apologise that the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had breakfast both morning in Gillies, wide range of choice with Fully cooked breakfast. Dinner menu great, food excellent and sticky toffee pudding to die forMore

Thank millar515
CRobbGalgorm, Manager at Gillies Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear millar515, 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 breakfast in the restaurant on both mornings during your stay with us and that...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying at the Galgorm and had dinner in Gillies as part of our stay. The restaurant was busy on the night we stayed, a Tuesday, but the staff were fantastic. We were seated and our orders taken very soon after. The food was...More

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

Dear Dee M, 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 read that you found the staff to be fantastic and that they were efficient in...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food at this restaurant was Brilliant. The quality and overall taste just hit the spot. Very good service. Well done 10/10More

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

Dear David 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 found the food to be brilliant and that the quality of the food overall...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Gorgeous food, separate gluten free menu which is a little limited but options are all locally sourced and fresh. It’s always a nice touch when something simple like prawn cocktail isn’t ruled out because of the wheaten bread- it’s served with a slice of gluten...More

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

Dear ashannei, 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 dining experience with us and that the team were able to accommodate all...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, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
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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