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Ego at The Hollybush, Stockton Brook

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Food and ambience

Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings

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About
Enjoy freshly cooked Mediterranean food, wine, cocktails and cask ales in a beautifully restored early 1900 character pub nestled between Leek and Stoke. The Hollybush is a must visit for its Mediterranean food, family friendly dining, kid’s playground and a stunning fully enclosed glass terrace, perfect for all year al fresco dining. This Mediterranean inspired pub and restaurant is ideal for large groups, special occasions, family celebrations and intimate dining.
PRICE RANGE
US$13 - US$29
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, European, British
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts American Express, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed yesterday

We have visited several times and usually are very satisfied. However on this occasion, which was a lunchtime, things did not go well. However it was dealt with efficiently, quietly and with a smile. Everyone can make mistakes but it depends on how they are...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank carriefie
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Just really not very good at all. No mussels available for a starter, but we weren’t told u til we tried to order them; chicken forestiere off the Prixe Fixe menu is apparently different from the one in the A La Carte menu (althoughit doesn’t...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Flash619
MariaSmithson, Guest Relations Manager at Ego at The Hollybush, Stockton Brook, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi - thank you for taking the time to leave a review although we are sorry to read about your experience. Your feedback will be shared with the wider team immediately as it should have been communicated in advance of your ordering. We do hope...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Out for lunch with the family. Great food and service as usual. Great food done very well. Friendly staff and very clean place.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Steve S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Saturday evening, we had our table booked for 8pm, we arrived 15 minutes early so grabbed a cocktail at the bar and we were then alerted that our table was ready bang on 8pm. Our waitress was a young brunette lady with her hair tied...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank lorawoodhouse
MariaSmithson, Guest Relations Manager at Ego at The Hollybush, Stockton Brook, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for such a wonderful review and we can't wait to welcome you back again in the future.

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Booked an early table with friends to eat before going to the theatre. We all had off the prixe fix menu and all had a good meal with excellent service. This wasn't our first visit and no doubt will not be our last.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Plavvy
MariaSmithson, Guest Relations Manager at Ego at The Hollybush, Stockton Brook, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for the review. We're glad you had a lovely experience and hope next time we can make it a 5 star trip!

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We came last night for a valentines meal. The cocktails went down well as for the food it was delicious. The service was impeccable. My only negative comment would be we were seated opposite the double door by the conservatory and there was a draft....More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Monique W
MariaSmithson, Guest Relations Manager at Ego at The Hollybush, Stockton Brook, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Monique - thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We're glad you found the food delicious but sorry to read about the draft situation. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time visiting but definitely not our last. Very very impressed, beautiful decor, friendly staff, great atmosphere, excellent value for money and the most delicious food!!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank stokefoodies
MariaSmithson, Guest Relations Manager at Ego at The Hollybush, Stockton Brook, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for your wonderful feedback - we really appreciate it and are so glad to hear that you had a lovely dining experience with us! Hope to see you again very soon - Thank you!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Just visited Ego, first visit for a long time. Food was delicious and two for one cocktails a treat. The steak was cooked to perfection. Service was very efficient and friendly. We will definitely return and very soon.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank stokies2
MariaSmithson, Director of Sales at Ego at The Hollybush, Stockton Brook, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

So glad to hear that you enjoyed your return visit - thank you very much!! We will pass on your lovely feedback to the team and hope to see you soon..

Reviewed 1 week ago

Fist time visit to this restaurant after hearing good reports .Booked before 6pm on a Saturday to enable us to take advantage of the two for one cocktail offer and the three course offer.The restaraunt was very busy and had a buzz to it which...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank keith s
MariaSmithson, Guest Relations Manager at Ego at The Hollybush, Stockton Brook, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello Keith, Many thanks for your great feedback - we are so pleased to hear that you all enjoyed your first visit to us! We will pass on your feedback about the prix fixe menu to the team for them to look into - i...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have eaten here several times and never had a bad meal. We ate here at the weekend and the service was very good for a busy evening and the food was fantastic. The pornstar martini dessert was the highlight! It’s always busy but well...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Matt1710ladd
MariaSmithson, Guest Relations Manager at Ego at The Hollybush, Stockton Brook, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Amazing feedback Matt - thank you so much!! It's always a pleasure to look after you and we will look forward to your next visit - Thanks again...

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Ian H
20 July 2017|
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Response from teejaybee01 |
Not in the restaurant but there is a lovely outdoor seating area
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Ian H
20 July 2017|
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Response from Mike_from_Staffs | Reviewed this property |
You'll need to go direct.
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JojoLok
15 July 2017|
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Response from Mike_from_Staffs | Reviewed this property |
Has own large carpark.
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