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Gillies Bar & Grill

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136 Fenaghy Road, Ballymena BT42 1EA, Northern Ireland
+44 28 2588 1001
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Magherafelt, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

After booking a table in your restaurant I have to say that I stood at the door for ten minute before I decided to go look for someone to seat us but all the staff were running around and didn't seem to have the time to pay attention to anyone looking for attention only to be greeted and seated eventually... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

From starters through main meal and desserts all beautiful. The staff both local and European are really efficient and very well mannered. All in all a very pleasant experience.

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Thank _djaboyd6
MFairbanksGalgorm, Manager at Gillies Bar & Grill, responded to this review

Dear _djaboyd6, Thank you for taking the time to post such a great review on Tripadvisor following your recent visit to Gillies Bar and Grill at Galgorm Resort and Spa. I am delighted that you found every course to be beautiful. It is also great to read your kind comments regarding all our staff who are true assets to the... More 

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5 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Great food, attentive staff at every visit. I was in during the busy dinner time period and found the staff to be very efficient and on the ball throughout.

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Thank Wicklow84
MFairbanksGalgorm, Manager at Gillies Bar & Grill, responded to this review

Dear Wicklow84, Thank you for taking the time to post your review following your recent visit to Gillies Bar and Grill at Galgorm Resort and Spa. I am delighted that you enjoyed the food and that you find the staff attentive on every visit. I believe that our staff are a true asset to the Resort and I am delighted... More 

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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Great selection of evening food and quick service really friendly staff and breakfast was out of this world

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MFairbanksGalgorm, Manager at Gillies Bar & Grill, responded to this review

Dear Lbakker92, Thank you for taking the time to post such a wonderful review following your recent visit to Gillies Bar and Grill at Galgorm Resort and Spa. I am delighted that you found there to be great variety on the evening on the menu and that you found the service to be quick and really friendly. We strive to... More 

Millisle, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Had a 4 course meal as part of my stay at the Galgorm resort. The food was beautiful and the service was quick and efficient especially as they had a full restaurant. Would definitely visit again and if you get a chance make sure you try the salted caramel and popcorn cheesecake.

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Thank jaybaldie
MFairbanksGalgorm, Manager at Gillies Bar & Grill, responded to this review

Dear jaybaldie, Thank you for taking the time to post such a wonderful review following your recent visit to Gillies Bar and Grill at Galgorm Resort and Spa. I am delighted to read that you found the food was beautiful and that the service was quick and efficient. The restaurant is very popular within the Resort and we strive to... More 

Northern Ireland
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140 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We took our two grand children out to Gillies Bar and Grill today for Sunday lunch as a special treat. They were as good as gold and really enjoyed themselves. The colouring books was a nice touch as at aged 4 and 2, it kept them amused until our food arrived. We had scampi and chips and bang bang chicken... More 

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MFairbanksGalgorm, Manager at Gillies Bar & Grill, responded to this review

Dear coantrimtrapadviser, Thank you for taking the time to post a review following your recent visit to Gillies Bar and Grill at Galgorm Resort and Spa. Your feedback is important to help us continually monitor our performance. Children are a very important customer within the Resort and we make every effort to ensure they also have an enjoyable experience. I... More 

Larne, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We dined in gillies and the food was lovely , the staff very friendly and the music was good . The bar and grill is exceptionally clean and tidy and the prices reasonable for a hotel.

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Thank davidmurray2310
MFairbanksGalgorm, Manager at Gillies Bar & Grill, responded to this review

Dear davidmurray2310, Thank you for taking the time to post such a great review on Tripadvisor following your recent visit to Gillies Bar and Grill at Galgorm Resort and Spa. I am delighted to read that you found the food 'lovely', staff friendly and that the music was good. We aim to deliver high quality food and excellent service to... More 

N Ireland
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65 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Had dinner in Gillies Bar & Grill service food was very good portions were generous staff very pleasant and helpful a lovey place to have a meal

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Thank gerkay62
MFairbanksGalgorm, Manager at Gillies Bar & Grill, responded to this review

Dear gerkay62, Thank you for taking the time to post a review following your recent visit to Gillies Bar and Grill. I am delighted to read that you found the food and service good on the evening of your visit. We invest heavily in our staff and I am delighted they have delivered the level of customer service expected for... More 

2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely food and restaurant, your staff are very friendly and approachable, but highly over priced for what you get though.

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Thank Abbie R
MFairbanksGalgorm, Manager at Gillies Bar & Grill, responded to this review

Dear Abbie R, Thank you for taking the time to post a review on feedback following your recent visit to Gillies Bar and Grill at Galgorm Resort and Spa. I am delighted to read that you found the food and restaurant lovely. We strive to provide quality food and service to all of our guests. I am also glad to... More 

Donegal Town, Ireland
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent food n service will definitely go there again..The staff at gillies were amazing they couldn't do enough very very attentive

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Thank mags009
MFairbanksGalgorm, Manager at Gillies Bar & Grill, responded to this review

Dear mags009, Thank you for taking the time to post such positive feedback following your recent visit to Gillies Bar and Grill at Galgorm Resort and Spa. I am delighted that you found the food and service to be excellent. We pride ourselves in serving quality food to all of our guests coupled with excellent customer service. I believe it... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Irish, European, British, Gluten Free Options
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, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings
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
  • This restaurant is at Galgorm Resort & Spa

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