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) #31 of 125 Restaurants in Ayr $$ - $$$ Chinese, Asian,
17 Miller Road, Ayr KA7 2AX, Scotland
+44 1292 292888
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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Chinese, Asian, Contemporary, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
17 Miller Road, Ayr KA7 2AX, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Didn't like this place had a vibe about it mm..and I was right old man very ignorant food wasn't that good ,didnt like when I just asked for water! Here I have a medical condition! My experience wasn't good I guess . !More

Thank sha372017
Peter F, Public Relations Manager at Lychees-Ayr, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, First and foremost we would like to apologise that you did not enjoy your visit with us on this occasion but we would much like to look into this review that you have given us. We pride ourselves in customer service and we ensure...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

13 of us went for a meal last night at Lychees-Ayr and... Painful getting service and prices of drinks etc. 2 course meal took 3 hours to conclude with having to go up to waitress for another round of drinks and prompting for water, drinks,...More

Thank Phil D
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

This used to be one of the best restaurants in Ayrshire but lately it has went downhill badly. Food was poor and service was what I can only describe as terrible. I had finished my dish before some of my family had started theirs as...More

Thank Cdjnr
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We used to thoroughly enjoy this restaurant but noticed most of last year that dishes were very hit and miss. I don't know if they changed chefs or suppliers but the quality is very poor compared to previous years. A pity because when at it's...More

Thank Teri B
Reviewed 23 April 2017

I ordered a mushroom & onion curry when It came I had a couple of forkfuls when I noticed something black in my curry. To my disgust it looked somewhat like a beetle. We complained to management only to be told it was a bit...More

Thank Tracy R
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Got a takeaway after reading so many good reviews, placed an order after a few attempts on trying to explain what I wanted ie. A plain chow mein using the thick noodles & no beansprouts(the waitress said she had never heard of a plain chow...More

Thank Scott M
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Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Have visited Lychees on numerous occasions as a family and as a couple .The food is outstanding and very reasonably priced .The staff sre very friendly and attentive ,would not hesitate to reccomend this restsurant

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Went there a couple of weeks ago for a family celebration. Superb service and good food with good prices. Recommended, and I will go back.

Thank Hotel H
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We had a meal in the restaurant once and it was quite good and the service was good. Have used it more for takeaway and although ok not the same quality as eating in.

Thank HarveypoppyLondon
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Went to this on a off chance as was next door at the bowling and laser quest...I got hot and spice ribs to start and partner got prawn cocktail both great portions was lovely then finished with the red Thai curry special with fried rice...More

Thank Lynnebens
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Karen W
With response to your management comments, my husband has been a head chef for over 15 years and if he says that the spring rolls were full of beansprouts then I will take this to be true. With regard to your service I found it shocking and your explanation is terrible. It certainly doesn't take extra time for a table of four to eat than table of two. That table I refer to also complained to your waiting staff and asked why we were served before them when they had clearly been in before us. We had also asked where our meal was but had asked for two drink which never arrived, we had to ask again. I think you also need to check your cleaners do a thorough job in cleaning as the corners of the floor and ledges were dirty and dusty. Obviously hadn't been cleaned in a while. As for your curries I do not like Thai curries because they generally have coriander in them and I do not like coriander, hence why I went for a traditional Chinese curry, but as I said it was bland with no spice to it and the chicken was tough. I really don't like the attitude you have shown us.
21 September 2015|
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Response from James M | Reviewed this property |
I am not the manager or owner. I am a customer who treated friends for a meal nothing more. They enjoyed the meal and hail from mainland China by the way..
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
14:30 - 21:45
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:45
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:45
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:45
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:45
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Miller Road, Ayr KA7 2AX, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Ayrshire  >  South Ayrshire  >  Ayr
  • Phone Number: +44 1292 292888
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