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Minishant Inn Restaurant

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28 Main Road | Minishant, Maybole KA19 8EU, Scotland
+44 1292 442483
Today
12:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:30 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 21:00
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Ayr, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Have eaten in the Minishant often and the standard is good. A wee bit disappointed in the price for Alcohol Free Beer. Since the lowering of the alcohol limit, the Minishant seems to be cashing in on the a/f beer.A bit cynical, comparing the Minishant's price with other restaurants in the area.

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Thank chilledwrinkly
Ayr, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Took my wife and daughter out for lunch as this restaurant was getting good reports, I would recommend anyone to go here, the food is superb and large portions for all. We all had the steak pie which was wonderful.the restaurant is small so I suggest you book to avoid disappointment.

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Thank danny g
Ayr, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Havnt had a wee night at Minishant restaurant for a few months. ( can't think why) but as usual the meal was outstanding, the service , wonderful and the restaurant itself cosy and inviting. No wonder it remains our favourite restaurant. Consistently excellent !!!!!

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Thank SandyandDebs
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31 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were surprised to see that we had not reviewed the Minishant before now. We have been regulars at this restaurant for many, many years and it has never disappointed. The quality of food is second to none and terrific value for money. Yesterday I had their "Trio of meat" which included chicken, ham, and steak and had to comment... More 

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1 Thank Frank W
Dumfries, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Def recommend the salmon salad! Came with eggs, salad, coleslaw, fish, prawns and fruit salad. Wonderful service! Thanks

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1 Thank Mama76_12
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

my daughter and I had a really lovely lunch in lovely surroundings with great food and service was really good will definitely be going back.

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1 Thank Ann M
Ayr
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

3 of us went out for an early XMAS meal as we wont be able to when the time comes. We had a 3 course meal with soft drinks and we thoroughly enjoyed the food. The ambience and the staff attentiveness is first class in this restaurant. We were sat next to the open log fire and were comfortably warm.... More 

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Thank jimmymacd58
London, United Kingdom
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71 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

Good meal here. Very good service and not that expensive. Would recommend. Parking outside on the road was ok.

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Thank dreamer2012
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Have been to the Minishant many times before and it never disappoints. Food is always excellent and staff extremely helpful. Lovely small intimate setting which makes the dining experience all the better. Would highly recommend!!!

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Thank Lynseymcindoe
ayrshire
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

Last night we returned to the Minishant and took two colleagues from work for a meal . All of us had a fantastic meal, our guests were very impressed with the food, especially the mussels which they said were the best they have ever tasted. The portions are very generous and wine good. It was important we made a good... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$30
Cuisine
British, Scottish, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 Main Road | Minishant, Maybole KA19 8EU, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Ayrshire  >  South Ayrshire  >  Maybole
  • Phone Number: +44 1292 442483

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?