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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Business meetings

Location and contact

Warm, inviting, relaxed and personal dining.
US$4 - US$20
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
British, European, Contemporary, Scottish
Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dinner yesterday was fantastic as was the staff & the service. Spend 3 hours in the resturant and enjoyed every min. Cannot wait to visit again. Again food was WOW, would go as far as saying best in the town.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Julie M
Reviewed 1 week ago

we turned up early for 7.30pm table waited a few moments for it. took a while to get staff attention, we asked could she take our order she replied " im bringing food out from the kitchen " almost bullet like answer !!!! orders taken...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Gary S
Ewan_11, Owner at Macfarlane, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Gary, I regret to read this review, all of our customers are our priority and we hate to disappoint new diners. Yesterday evening we experience an unusual flow of reservation arrivals. Late tables and early arrivals (like yourselves), which made the bulk of our...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a fabulous restaurant . The food is amazing , we both had the same to eat . We had scallops to start , which were served with bacon and butter just delicious . For main we both had surf and turf , which was...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Sheilacraw
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I found love on Valentine's Day As MacFarlanes is the best in every way The food is so good; nay divine Now I always want to go here to dine The service as perfect as wine My heart did glow and shine Friendly and warm...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Glynis W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So, came down for Ayr races which was cancelled due to Equine Flu so thought we’d go out locally for a bite to eat. Next stop Trip Advisor! This meal was fantastic - so good and great value for money. So excited by the dishes...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 167lesleyf
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food is just Devine! Every time we’ve eaten here the food is just so delicious & presented beautifully! The staff are so lovely, welcoming & geniuinly take an interest in you. They always add personal touches & make each time a pleasure being there!!!...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Jlb0811
Reviewed 18 January 2019

Interesting menu, excellent service, lovely food in cosy surroundings. Finished with a pre taste of the Savoie- delicious ! We’ll be returning soon

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Skininja1
Reviewed 15 January 2019 via mobile

Great place for good food and fantastic service.....love it here for lunch. The food is reasonably priced and always fresh. The staff are attentive and friendly. Would definitely recommend.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jjimbo2k6
Reviewed 14 January 2019

Visited the restaurant for the first time and really enjoyed our visit. The food was excellent. Lovely surroundings and staff were great. Definitely be back.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Bill B
Reviewed 6 January 2019 via mobile

First visit but certainly won’t be our last! Delicious food and wonderful attentive service. Would definitely recommend. Thank you!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank mairijt
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Response from Peter D | Reviewed this property |
Hi, it's news to me about the closure. I do hope they open up again soon as it's a great wee place, well it was in October last year. I think I'll try a website to see what's going on.
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