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The Bay Tree

££ - £££Irish, British,
Audley Court 118 High Street | county down, BT18 9HW, Holywood BT18 9HW, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9042 1419
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (12 reviews)
“cinnamon scones” (49 reviews)
“salad” (18 reviews)
Closes in 1 min
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CUISINES
Irish, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Audley Court 118 High Street | county down, BT18 9HW, Holywood BT18 9HW, Northern Ireland
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1 - 10 of 217 reviews

Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

Been before and have always enjoyed it. Not disappointed on this occasion. Interesting special lunch menu. Excellent food even if the service was a bit slow. Will be back

Thank James L
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Great evening out with a few friends! Food was really delicious and very reasonable. Wine list not pricey either. Staff were attentive and contributed to a very relaxed and enjoyable evening. Birthday celebration for one of us and we will definitely be back for dinner...More

Thank Frank K
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Husband and I went for breakfast. My husband ordered breakfast stack no potatoe bread and they should really call it a filled soda. Burnt sausages and fatty bacon wont be back very disappointed

Thank Gillian F
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

I have been visiting the Bay Tree for years and always thoroughly enjoy it. Today I had an iced coffee and the usual cinnamon scone which were both absolutely lovely. However, my friend and I were served by an older lady and we were both...More

Thank tan-dia123
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Called in here based on their famous cinnamon scones,so got one on route home from Bangor to take away. Off the main street and very popular spot as was busy, but pleasent service. Scone was £2, and although tasty was more like a Danish. It...More

Thank Unar123
Reviewed 7 May 2018

Went with friends for a wine tasting...at £45 per head one expects a good night...not the case...seated at refectory style seating so service was across the opposite side of the table...sadly my husband’s Lacoste sweater was ruined by a spillage.... the food was ordinary at...More

Thank Margaret B
willik1980, Owner at The Bay Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2018

Margaret, as I recall, you approached every element of our service in a typically confrontational manner. You and your party continuously and loudly proceeded to talk while Felicia (our host) introduced each wine, to the extent that another customer finally chastised you. The 'refectory style...More

Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

I'm a regular to the bay tree anytime I'm In Holywood although was quite disappointed today. Very slow service. By the time my husbands latte had arrived I had drank all my tea and ate my tray bake. No baby changing facilities was very annoying....More

Thank Joyce G
Reviewed 17 March 2018

Went with friends for Sunday breakfast. The place is ok, but very ordinary and the breakfast was a bit of a dog`s dinner. Everything was there, but served up without any presentation or finesse whatsoever. Not for us, sorry

Thank william bill d
Reviewed 14 March 2018

Visited here on Tues and was very impressed both by the food and the ambience....very quirky!!Here with my wife and sister in law. I went for the Pan Fried Cod with parsely & caper butter, champ & salad as did my sister in law, changing...More

Thank doug56m
Reviewed 20 February 2018

A creative menu, plenty of choice and focus on local. As good as it has always been. There are often specials on a Friday, and evening events for wine/beer tasting. It really is a place where you feel dishes are invented rather than just being...More

Thank thepointmisser
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 15:00
Monday
08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 17:00
Thursday
08:00 - 17:00
Friday
08:00 - 21:00
Saturday
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Audley Court 118 High Street | county down, BT18 9HW, Holywood BT18 9HW, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Down  >  Holywood
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9042 1419
Description
Opposite the police station in Holywood
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