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The Hollybush Inn

#11 of 126 Restaurants in Ayr
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Gluten Free Options
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Hollybush, Ayr KA6 6EY, Scotland
+44 1292 560017
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Ayr, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Usually visit here and visited again today for lunch, was not let down food amazing and staff very pleasant and helpful. Portion size is very good. Will definetly be visiting again for lunch.

Thank Willow0200
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Superb find, food was beautiful, great service and atmosphere whether for a date night or special occasion, would definitely recommend

Thank Teri B
Paisley, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We popped in for breakfast and left very satisfied. Jan plumped for the Eggs Benedict, while I allowed my greed to go for the full breakfast. We were not disappointed. Both of us had very generous portions which were beautifully cooked and presented. The best surprise was the bill. We were delighted with the value. The staff were very pleasant... More 

Thank Jansman2016
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visit here on a regular basis and although the food can be presented differently it always tastes good. We are always welcomed by the staff and although the odd one can be quiet the rest go out of their way to make you feel special. We never book and always just turn up we have our timing down to a... More 

Thank Matonatie
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Gorgeous setting, Great service, huge portions, delicious food, easily adapted menu for Gluten free options! Wow! We will hopefully be back soon! ���

Thank KirstyMac2479
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My mum & I stopped here after a wee run to Loch Doon ........lovely view, very friendly staff & yummy food - no complaints at all. They were happy to box up my mums leftovers so she could enjoy them later. Will be back. Lovely

Thank kaycee741
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The first major plus to this Inn for us was we could actually take our dog inside and have a meal! The staff members were very friendly,the food was delicious and the inn was lovely and relaxing.

Thank skyedoglet
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent service lovely food been on several occasions always a high standard looking forward to my next visit already

Thank jamed S
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188 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

.......if I like this place or not. First time diners and had pate and black pudding/haggis pastry. Mains were haddock and chicken/chorizo salad. £46 for the above with 2 soft drinks. Will probably try it again to decide!

Thank Sonny1965
Stranraer, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were staying in a local caravan park in Ayr, friend's who live in Ayr invited us to join them at the Hollybush. We were impressed by the beautiful setting that this restaurant sat in. Comfortable surroundings,we were made welcome by friendly staff shown to our well layed out table. Ordered our main course,it had taken almost forty minutes to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hollybush, Ayr KA6 6EY, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Ayrshire  >  South Ayrshire  >  Ayr
  • Phone Number: +44 1292 560017

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?