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The Hollybush Inn

$$ - $$$, British,
Hollybush, Ayr KA6 6EY, Scotland
+44 1292 560017
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (44 reviews)
“salad” (29 reviews)
“sunday roast” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Hollybush, Ayr KA6 6EY, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Food was good but service was slow. Just under 2 hours is a bit OTT. Nice touches with the food. Was not in a hurry, but maybe am now. 😀

Thank BrianKampman
Reviewed 5 days ago

We went with family and had a smashing time, the staff are so friendly and the location is terrific with fab views. The food was terrific and plenty of choice. We will recommend to all as it really was a simplt fab experience, thank you

Thank Gerry G
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Soulless empty restaurant with service of a sort. I was and, we were, disappointed in both the service and the food which incidentally had been very well recommended to me by a number of friends. There really was no Atmosphere but the place was empty....More

Thank Fiona S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staff are pleasant and attentive. The restaurant is nice, clean and seats are weekend out. There is the choice of restaurant and bar, both nice. The menu is varied and good value. The food is very nice and plentiful. Overall I would thoroughly recommend...More

Thank Hugh L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Attended Hollybush for a pre arranged After Funeral Tea. With between 50 / 60 people arriving as planned, and with only 3 staff serving (bar and food) the service was quite shocking ! The tea & coffee were luke warm and served without anything to...More

Thank Chicdobbie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited with family. Sat in bar area for dinner. food was good . Plenty of choices on menu . Service was good. Only complaint was a couple came in with 2 dogs.!! Don't think this is right for an eating establishment. Thought it was only...More

Thank Moira B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had visited the Hollybush Inn many times in past years. Very pleasant surprise when we stopped off for a meal on return from Glasgow airport on route to Dumfries and Galloway. Excellent service, good quality food which was well presented and only £10 each for...More

Thank Margot M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was amazing, portions just right. Left room for dessert. We were not rushed. Would eat there again.

2  Thank russelgillian335
Reviewed September 14, 2018

We have been to Hollybush several times and every time we go we get the very best service from their very friendly staff, the food is excellent so Top Marks to the chefs. Love it xx

Thank Myra K
Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

We took friends for dinner on a Thursday night. The food was good and the service during the meal was barely adequate being neither friendly or welcoming. We were advised when booking that the last order was at 7.45 and we arrived around 7.30. We...More

Thank valking14
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May 29, 2018|
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Response from Helga M | Reviewed this property |
We were there On a winter evening so not sure. There is a conservatory at the back with lovely views down over the valley.
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September 17, 2017|
Response from Glasgow95 | Reviewed this property |
I didn't have gift vouchers sorry, but from experience vouchers usually last for 12 months from day of purchase.
June 12, 2017|
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Response from Martin S | Reviewed this property |
hi, think they serve till about 8pm at least, cant see pets allowed im afraid
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups, Scenic view, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
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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