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The Meridian Bier Cafe

1 Killoch Place, Ayr KA7 2EA, Scotland
+44 1292 287032
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (19 reviews)
“pizza” (32 reviews)
“nachos” (10 reviews)
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Pizza, Bar, European, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Killoch Place, Ayr KA7 2EA, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited for birthday drinks with my sister and niece. Ordered a variety of cocktails between us two of which were unrecognisable both visually and in taste. Decided to bin our cocktail evening for pizza and wine which we thoroughly enjoyed. Friendly service added to an...More

Thank Pollyparker67
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Unbelievably awesome the nachos are to die for. Great service staff and atmosphere Got to rate The Meridian as a 5 star plus plus plus - Naomi was the best server by far

1  Thank g1988seevices12
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

Visited here on Tuesday with some family after hearing lots of rave reviews from friends so thought we’d give it a try and so glad we did! Service was absolutely perfect and so friendly. I ordered the fajitas as it was Mexican night, and wow,...More

1  Thank Alastair A
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Keep going and it's too good, +1 recommended for all. They even have stools for small people like me!

2  Thank SmallKieran
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Yes this is my first review. Because I felt I had to speak about the high quality of Ayr meridian. I have been looking through the reviews and honestly just don’t understand where the negativity comes from, some people just intend to watch others fail....More

1  Thank ElliotWoods
RestaurantManagerAyr, Owner at The Meridian Bier Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2018

Thank you for your support. It is a shame that some people have the attitude they do but suppose that's just how it is. We'll soldier on doing what we do and trying to do it to the best of our ability and keep as...More

Reviewed 4 September 2018

I am happy to say there has been a drastic improvement in the meridian, the food is back up to the expected high standard and the waiting staff are lovely as always do not listen to the gossip on the town, yes there was a...More

Thank IsaacDunbar
RestaurantManagerAyr, Owner at The Meridian Bier Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Thank you for this review, you have restored my faith in fellow humans! We are really fortunate to have had great people working with us over the years and a place like The Meridian is only ever as good he people who work in it....More

Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Been there for a birthday party my sister in law and family nice place to sit and perfect service from the front house. It was Thursday and was Mexican night.i orderd cassadias with shredded chicken. My favourite by the all. What a disappointment when food...More

5  Thank Fanda T
Reviewed 3 September 2018

We eat here regularly and it never disappoints. Great selection on menu. Lovely tapas. Tasty stonebaked pizzas. Traditional favourites such as steak pie and lasagne. Extensive cocktail beer and wine/champagne lists. Excellent continental coffees. Nice for a breakfast or mid morning pastries. Good vibe in...More

Thank EuanBomphray
RestaurantManagerAyr, Owner at The Meridian Bier Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Thank you for your review and glad you liked The Meridian. We have our challenges at present admittedly but everyone tries their best to make sure every customer is well looked after and that we maintain our usual high standards. See you soon.

Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Regular customers on a Friday night but disappointed in our meal last night. Arrived at 7.30 but didn’t receive our meal until 9pm. Both burgers were over cooked and waiting staff inattentive having to ask for drinks . We considered this our local on a...More

3  Thank Jennifer M
RestaurantManagerAyr, Owner at The Meridian Bier Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2018

Really sorry to hear about you meal on Friday although it doesn't surprise me. We just got absolutely swamped all of a sudden with the Air Show finishing including a table of 40 next door in the hotel which completely flung us. That being said...More

Reviewed 29 August 2018

Me and my wife have been to the meridian many times and enjoyed our meal but I took her out for a birthday meal on Monday night and was extremely disappointed. The service was ok although our glasses where not thoroughly cleaned! My main which...More

7  Thank euanr2811
RestaurantManagerAyr, Owner at The Meridian Bier Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Mmm. Fake review alert. 1 review, Joined today. 36 Pizzas sold Monday night. No complaints. No night porter in kitchen and both chefs have short hair and wear hats. Amateur Euan, if thats your name.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Killoch Place, Ayr KA7 2EA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Ayrshire  >  South Ayrshire  >  Ayr
  • Phone Number: +44 1292 287032
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Meridian is a bright, spacious and central cafe, bar & bistro that serves contemporary food and stylish cocktails in chic cosmopolitan surroundings.
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