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Holly Bush Inn

Closed Now: 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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Surprisingly Good

So surprised that they have a few Vegan options on the menu and not a falafel in sight. We had a... read more

Reviewed January 3, 2019
Lucie G
Cosy little gem

Remains our favourite place to hang out after some hard graft at work. Welcomes you in and gives... read more

Reviewed December 4, 2018
Derby, United Kingdom
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Traditional 17th Century, Family run pub. With a large selection of real ales & ciders, as well as wines, fruit wines, spirits and soft drinks. With 3 open fires and a large stove in the conservatory,The Holly Bush makes the perfect place to stop...more
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Holly Bush Lane, Belper DE56 0RX, England
+44 1332 841729
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Reviewed January 3, 2019

So surprised that they have a few Vegan options on the menu and not a falafel in sight. We had a lovely meal with a friendly service, I will definitely be back.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Lucie G
Reviewed December 4, 2018 via mobile

Remains our favourite place to hang out after some hard graft at work. Welcomes you in and gives you a cuddle. Pies, crisps and the best real ale around will Make sure u keep coming back. Dog friendly with cosy corners to snuggle in on...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed November 21, 2018 via mobile

What a lovely little place. So much character and history. Very dog friendly, which was refreshing. The staff were so friendly and the food divine, and reasonably priced too. We will definitely be going back. Gets very busy on a wknd at late lunch time,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank H G
Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

Friendly staff. Very welcoming. Lovely fresh food. Heart warming pub with lots of character to it. Dogs are welcome.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 11, 2018

What a great pub. Lovely atmosphere and superb pies - we chose black pudding and pork pie. Yum! Washed down with rhubarb cider! Great service too!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank RosieAntwerp
Reviewed April 24, 2018

Enjoyable pub grub, home made, in an old traditional pub with real ale. A warm welcoming log fire in the main room with a conservatory for those muddy dogs and children who need a little more space. Hot meals or just a pie or sandwich,...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed February 28, 2018 via mobile

Called in for lunch one Wednesday,to shelter from the freezing weather after a long hike.Great place really olde world traditional pub,but with a difference,a really good menu which catered foe veggies and vegans.I had the veggie haggis with roast veg on a mini baguette,my wife...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank stevemacBelper
Chris_Landl0rd, Owner at Holly Bush Inn, responded to this reviewResponded March 16, 2018

Thank you for visiting and the lovely review. We are about to launch our new menu with even more Vegan and Vegetarian options so we look forward to seeing you soon. Kind Regards Alex

Reviewed January 22, 2018

What a lovely quaint pub beer excellent I didn’t get chance to eat here but by the looks of the food coming out and fact that you have to book as the place was packed I think says it all loved it .

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Christina F
Reviewed October 22, 2017

Our visits to this charming pub are always enjoyable. The hot baguettes were chosen on this visit and were very good. We enjoyed sitting in the covered courtyard.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Lynda B
Reviewed July 24, 2017

Wonderful lunchtime. Beers, pies and ambience were truly memorable. Can't wait to go back. Wished we had a local like this.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Angie C
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