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Hollybush Inn

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1 Melbourne Lane | Breedon on the Hill,, Derby, England
01332-86-58-00
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Description: DE73 8AT

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  • 25
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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This This lovely old pub was saved from redevelopment and we enjoyed 2 lovely meals there in great surroundings 24th & 25th April. Wishing the new proprietors every success in the future. serve Doombar and a good cider!

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 2, 2015
crispash
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Tadworth, United Kingdom
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English first
Leicester, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Decided to pop back as not been for a couple of months. as usual all is good. Welcomed as though we were old friends. You have the option to eat in the Bar area or in its restaurant. As it was Sunday a good selection of traditional roasts were on the menu. But they do offer other options to suit... More 

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Tadworth, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

This This lovely old pub was saved from redevelopment and we enjoyed 2 lovely meals there in great surroundings 24th & 25th April. Wishing the new proprietors every success in the future. serve Doombar and a good cider!

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Mansfield, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Visited here over Easter and had a lovely meal. The starters were delicious, the mains sounded average on the menu, but when they came out they were fantastic. They could have charged a lot more considering the quality and the size of the portions. The staff were very attentive and accomodating, the ales were good too. Will come here again... More 

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Castle Donington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Excellent food, lovely atmosphere and friendly staff, made it a special day for us. Would really recommend eating here, freshly cooked and plentiful.

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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Good beer. Nice food. Warm and cheery landlord. Two nice fires in the winter. Beams everywhere. Dining room gets lots of private bookings - great for a small wedding or special celebration. Recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

When we first approached Mick (the owner) about having our reception we were optimistic but a little unsure with it being quite a small restaurant. Mick very quickly made us feel at ease with his accommodating and confident personality we left happy and certain that we would have a low key yet lovely reception. Our budget was very small and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Nice food that is very homely. Red wine & mint gravy a must try. Good selection of food and drink. A lovely evening in a friendly bar

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England, Arkansas
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

We visited the Hollybush Inn several times over the New year. Very friendly staff, we were made very welcome, they even opened up just for us when they were hoping for a day off, good selection of ales and lovely food at reasonable prices, would definitely visit again and would highly recommend.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Visited the holly bush for 3 consecutive days whilst in the area for new year the landlord even opened up on the day it was closed for our group to have a drink its a great place with good quality hand pulled beers and great food,the open fire makes for a nice country pub atmosphere I would definitely recommend this... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

A lovely country pub, great drinks and brilliant atmosphere. Food is also very nice. I would definitely recommend this pub.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1 Melbourne Lane | Breedon on the Hill,, Derby, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Derby
  • Phone Number: 01332-86-58-00

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: English, Pub

Description

DE73 8AT

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