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Kirkmichael Arms

) #1 of 8 Restaurants in Maybole $$ - $$$ , British,
3-5 Straiton Road | Kirkmichael, Maybole KA19 7PH, Scotland
+44 1655 750200
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“sunday roast” (7 reviews)
“steak pie” (10 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3-5 Straiton Road | Kirkmichael, Maybole KA19 7PH, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had an evening meal here when staying in the area. Friendly pub with good traditional food. Fast and friendly service. Would recommend a visit if you are in the area.

Thank George M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Was in our favourite restaurant in Ayrshire tonight and again left very happy. I had the Cajun chicken crepes , which were amazing. My wife had beef kofta with teriyaki peppers, which she described as delicious and of course we had the prawn tempura to...More

Thank aliandfreddy
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My wife and I were staying in a holiday cottage in a nearby village and the guest book there had several mentions of the Kirkmichael Arms as being a very good restaurant so we thought we would give it a try. At 5.30 pm on...More

Thank Owen_thesaints
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were travelling to Ayr for a holiday and found the Kirkmichael Inn for lunch. The staff were friendly and there was plenty of choice on the menu. As it was gala day they where quiet when we walked in but by the time we...More

Thank Ruth G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband, daughter and I stopped here after going to the gala day and so glad we did. The food was gorgeous. We ordered several items from the specials board, the mussels are delicious. A lovely cosy feel with friendly staff. So pleased to have...More

Thank Yvonne T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family frequented this restaurant when I was younger and I have many fond memories of coming here. It closed for a period about a decade ago and then came under new management. This is the first time I have visited since reopening, and was...More

2  Thank onemanmade
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friendly staff and excellent service. Extensive menu, plenty of choice and very high standard. Bar area is "dog friendly". Probably best pub in the area for meals.

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We decided to stop here for lunch whilst we were passing through. I'm very glad we did. The restaurant was very nice and clean. The staff were friendly but the food was absolutely amazing. It looked presentable and tasted great. It was the best meal...More

Thank Philip E
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Visited here on a Saturday afternoon. The restaurant was relatively quiet but still presented as a cosy atmosphere with nice booths which accommodated our party of 4 perfectly. Our party all ate very different dishes: from a club sandwich, hake special of the day, ribeye...More

Thank Karyn30
Reviewed 14 May 2017

I was torn between giving this a 4 or a 5 star. I decided to give it 5. We waited what seemed a long time for our starters to arrive which is why I was going to vote it 4 stars here, but once the...More

Thank RWD80
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Hi there, can you help me out - how long does it take to get to the Dark Sky Observatory from this restaurant? Wouldnt want to be late as I hear the road becomes a track etc on the way up. Thank you!
1 March 2017|
Response from Derek B | Reviewed this property |
It is about 40 minutes.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3-5 Straiton Road | Kirkmichael, Maybole KA19 7PH, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Ayrshire  >  South Ayrshire  >  Maybole
  • Phone Number: +44 1655 750200
  • E-mail
Serving quality food from 12.00 Noon till 9pm daily.(Closed Tuesdays winter hours)
Where possible we use locally sourced fresh produce.
Early Bird Menu, Daily Specials Board, Lunch & Evening Menus.
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