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US$7 - US$34
European, British, Scottish
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 14 October 2020

Usual welcoming and cosy atmosphere during such an awful period, the staff were as lovely as always. Starters of Caesar salad and fishcake were both delicious, the fishcake especially, the firecracker jam that accompanies it is amazing! Main courses of burger for him and I...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 30 September 2020

Visited here quite a few times, although my chicken tempura was good, my main course was not. Myself and my partner choose enchiladas one veg and other pulled pork, the sauce was made up of the same sweet chilli sauce as starter and mixed with...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 13 September 2020 via mobile

Dog friendly restaurant, which aren’t easy to find! Excellent food, relaxed atmosphere would definitely recommend

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 10 September 2020 via mobile

I popped in for lunch whilst in the area on business after finding this great little place on Tripadvisor. You’d easily walk past without a second glance, but make sure you don’t... Walk in through the modest exterior and it’s like a tardis. There is...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 5 September 2020

My husband called ahead to book a table last minute as we were unexpectedly child free :) Saffy's never disappoints! Great food, Great service and Great surroundings. Thank you

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 2 September 2020 via mobile

Fantastic food, friendly service and a great menu choice. Steak pie is the best I’ve ever tasted, beautifully tender steak in perfect gravy and lovely buttery mash! 5 of us - all meals were perfect. The raspberry snowball sundae is fantastic! We went twice in...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 27 August 2020 via mobile

My husband and I tried this place for the first time and it certainly won't be the last. I don't have a bad word to say about the whole experience. Food was delicious. Staff are fantastic and the small intimate atmosphere made for a wonderful...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 21 August 2020

My husband and I went to Ayr for a break after the lockdown was eased and decided to try this restaurant which was next to our hotel and so glad we did! Couldn't fault it in any way, food, staff, ambience all first class!

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 10 August 2020 via mobile

Really tasty food, everyone I was with raved about their food, we all had different things but were in consensus about how great the food was! Service really excellent as well, the two waitresses were very friendly and helpful. Great value too! Social distancing done...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 9 August 2020 via mobile

Great friendly service and delicious food. This home-style restaurant is a firm favourite for food and atmosphere.

Date of visit: August 2020
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22 October 2019|
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Response from rudeboy23 | Reviewed this property |
I didn’t see any dogs we ate in the evening and it was packed with people
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17 March 2019|
Response from Niblik2010 | Reviewed this property |
My gosh, I clearly don't have notifications set up for TripAdvisor! You have probably long since gone. I recall beer and wine though don't remember if they had proper cocktails.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Saffy's Cafe Bar & Brasserie

  • Saffy's Cafe Bar & Brasserie is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4.5