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The Jefferson Restaurant

34-36 Grange Street, Kilmarnock KA1 2DD, Scotland
+44 1563 526265
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“scallops” (11 reviews)
“cajun chicken” (10 reviews)
“potatoes” (10 reviews)
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European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
34-36 Grange Street, Kilmarnock KA1 2DD, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We had booked this hotel in advance - was recommended to us by a local Scotsman. So - arrived with 13 Danes all eager to try Scottish food. Also had Scottish music (quiet) and a waitress who read a Robert Burns poem to us. Nice...More

Thank lisbeth k
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The fillet of cod was alright but the bed of mash was rather disappointing as I had to search for it & when you think how much a potatoe is,its rather frustrating. I say no more on the matter!

Thank harleygirl206
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My favourite place to eat. Food amazing and great value for money. I have also had many private functions here. Staff are great and will do anything to accommodate your needs.

Thank K3010HLmichelles
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Night out with the girls. Staff could not be any more helpfull, nothing was a problem great choice of food, and it was excellent. I would recemmend you giv it a try

Thank jjdalryrd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant was a pleasant surprise, lovely friendly staff, beautiful inside and food was amazing! Definitely be back!

Thank Everythingstoned
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I hadn't been here for a long while till somebody bought me an afternoon tea voucher for Christmas and I rediscovered this little jewel in a back street. We went for a meal with our visitor from Canada and the food was so good that...More

1  Thank LindaKilmarnock
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We walked to The Jefferson on advice from our B and B hosts. The staff greeted us warmly and seated us immediately. There were other parties when we arrived but it was not packed. We got our drinks quickly, and ordered our mains. Soup came...More

Thank Kermit403
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Had my silver wedding dinner here after renewing our vows,in private room upstairs with 16 close family was a great day, topped off with amazing food and service! So when my mum turned 70 recently and didn't want a party we did the same again,...More

Thank Carolyn R
Reviewed 14 September 2017

At long last the menu has been changed , the old was very good, but the changes are excellent , highly recommend a visit, Very friendly staff

Thank Liz K
Reviewed 4 September 2017

We attended the restaurant on Sunday night, we were greeted with a warm and friendly smile. We were shown our table promptly, we had requested a table downstairs and this had been accommodated for. Our orders were taken promptly and with a very friendly and...More

Thank Ronald S
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Senga K
15 September 2017|
Response from cruiseship | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know it is still 5pm-7pm every night except Friday and Saturday when it is 5pm-6.30pm (but I haven't been there for a while.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34-36 Grange Street, Kilmarnock KA1 2DD, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Ayrshire  >  East Ayrshire  >  Kilmarnock
  • Phone Number: +44 1563 526265
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