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Kirkmichael Arms

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££ - £££
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Gastropub
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3-5 Straiton Road | Kirkmichael, Maybole KA19 7PH, Scotland
+44 1655 750200
11:00 - 00:30
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely country pub with friendly hosts and staff. Great choice of local produce and good portions and presentation.

Thank Derek B
Andrew B, Owner at Kirkmichael Arms, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, hope to see you again in the not too distant future. More 

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visiting the Dark Sky Observatory and looking for a place to eat on way down from Glasgow. We took a detour from the road to Dalmellington to eat here and were not disappointed. The dining area is clean and cosy and the waitress was helpful and smiling. The food seemed to be locally sourced and had good fish options which... More 

1 Thank mirocat
Andrew B, Owner at Kirkmichael Arms, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments & glad you enjoyed your meal. Not sure why you did not get an empty bowl for the shells or finger bowl as this is normal practise for Kirkmichael Arms. Next time you're down do try our desserts as they are all home made. It is advisable to book if visiting over the weekend. More 

South Ayrshire, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

Three of us enjoyed a superb meal here on Christmas Day. So nice to get a Christmas Meal that didn't disappoint in any way. Great choices on the menu and very well presented on the plates. We were at the second sitting and all the things on the menu were still available. Good planning in the kitchen. Staff very friendly... More 

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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

The staff is friendly, the food is fresh and tasty. There are many vegetarian options to choose from. I had a great time in a nice atmosphere.

Thank Filip S
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Had a Sunday lunch. Delicious food, beautifully presented. Made from local products. Lot of choices in menu. Recommend!

Thank Simo M
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

My parents, my fiancé and I were on our way back to Glasgow after visiting our wedding venue (Dalduff Farm) we all fancied some 'pub grub' and headed to the Kirkmichael Arms. It was a whole lot more than pub grub! The presentation of the food was high end restaurant standards, the taste was out of this world! I don't... More 

1 Thank NicolaDay
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

love going to the Kirkmichael Arms and always enjoy the experience .Lovely staff and delicious food.

Thank AyrshireCraig
Irvine, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

Very nice lunch. Service was excellent. Very extensive menu. Will definitely be returning. Excellent value.

Thank Karen P
North Ayrshire, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

We had a lovely Sunday Roast with friends in Kirkmicheal Arms. Excellent food,excellent service. A really good menu but the Sunday Roast was the choice for all four of us and we weren't dissapointed.

Thank saber787
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Visited kirkmichael today and popped in for lunch .OMG this place is better than good .food was first class . Honestly cant remember having a better meal than this . Well worth a visit .

Thank Colin K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Gastropub
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
Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
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
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?