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PRICE RANGE
£5 - £25
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
CUISINES
European, British, Scottish
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Both casual and formal as the food it outstanding , the menu is so clever . Just amazing . I have eaten in all ayrshires hotel and to restaurants , saffy’s is always the best

Date of visit: February 2024
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the best meal out we have had for a while. Great service, great food. The restaurant is warm and welcoming. Enough choices to keep us wondering! Lovely.

Date of visit: February 2024
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Reviewed 20 December 2023 via mobile

Just had Christmas lunch. Delicious fish cakes followed by the best turkey dinner. Never fails to impress. Well done to the lovely staff

Date of visit: December 2023
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Reviewed 11 December 2023

Saffys has to be the best place for meals in the west coast of Scotland. The food and service is always 5 star quality. Keep up the good work.

Date of visit: November 2023
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Reviewed 6 November 2023

There are lot of lovely places to eat in and around Ayr but aside from Italian, Indian, Thai etc, a lot of the menus are quite similar. We'd been to Saffy's many, many years ago and enjoyed it. Now living in the area and having...been to most of the best-rated places several times (Scott's, Fox & Willow, Savoy, Piersland etc) we remembered Saffy's and decided to give it a go. We weren't disappointed. We liked the quirky decor and the menu was that little bit different whilst also including the tried and tested for our picky teen. Definitely worth a visit!More

Date of visit: January 2023
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Reviewed 28 October 2023

I spent 3 days in Ayr visiting a friend and she raved about this restaurant so we finally got around to going there on my last evening before moving on as they'd been closed for a couple of days and then were fully booked when...we first tried to get in. We got a table around 8pm and it was still packed with people then - it looks like the go to spot in Ayr for grub and now I know why; food was super tasty and I'd go as far to say it was one of the nicest meals I had during my 10 days or so travelling throughout Scotland. Restaurant was really busy but the staff were really attentive and made sure everyone was happy with everything. Good food for good prices, nice clean and tidy building. Highly recommended & will visit again when next in the area.More

Date of visit: October 2023
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Reviewed 28 October 2023 via mobile

Visited with family. Service was good, food enjoyable, Cajun chicken curry very good. Thanks for looking after us. Obviously a popular spot as was fairly busy with multiple other groups.

Date of visit: October 2023
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Reviewed 26 October 2023

I have been going to Saffy's for years with family and friends ,love it .The food is great with a great vegetarian menu.

Date of visit: August 2023
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Reviewed 13 October 2023

Loved bang bang chicken and had Texas BQ platter for main It was incredible and I cannot wait for the next time Staff lovely, professional and efficient

Date of visit: September 2023
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Reviewed 6 October 2023

Although difficult to get what was available to eat as the facebook page is out of date and the lunch menu is no longer served so there is no evidence of what;s available. Nevertheless persevered and we went and it was most enjoyable

Date of visit: October 2023
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Reviewed 23 September 2023

This was in times past a little gem in Ayr a perfect place for that romantic night where you could have a beautiful night but sadly our latest experience told a very different story, A table of four sitting right next to us shouted, screamed...and used very foul language all night. When they left several tables were glad to see the back of them. I mentioned to the manager that I was disappointed they didn't have a word asking them to keep it down. The manager said they didn't hear anything which I don't believe as they place really isn't that big. It ruined out night and we regret going which should not be how you should feel when going out. Its really disappointing and we would think twice about going back if this is the type of customers they want to attractMore

Date of visit: September 2023
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Reviewed 12 August 2023

Excellent food in a pleasant atmosphere. Staff are always friendly and helpful. Great vegetarian selection. Salads are excellent as is the curry sauce

Date of visit: July 2023
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Reviewed 11 August 2023 via mobile

Love it. Never fails! Fab food and excellent service from the lovely Saffy ❤️ Always our first choice. Keep up the great work!

Date of visit: August 2023
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Reviewed 6 August 2023

Very disappointed with the abrasive demeanour of the lead waitress which continued throughout the service of our meal and spoilt my 60th birthday celebration. Doubtful if we will return. Shame because the food was nice.

Date of visit: August 2023
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Reviewed 25 July 2023 via mobile

Amazing from start to finish. Lovely friendly atmosphere with great service. Food is delicious and the wine list is fantastic. Definitely recommend.

Date of visit: July 2023
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I didn’t see any dogs we ate in the evening and it was packed with people
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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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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