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Stage Door Cafe at the Gaiety

12 Carrick Street, Ayr KA7 1NU, Scotland
+44 1292 280444
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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European, British, Soups, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
12 Carrick Street, Ayr KA7 1NU, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday

Based on our experience the other evening I do not understand the negative reviews; our meal was first class and there was nothing to criticize. Each plate was beautifully cooked and presented, and everything was delicious. The chef really deserves praise for this. The waiting...More

Thank SamnBess
Reviewed 4 days ago

Have eaten here a few times but not lately as I feel the quality has dropped. This café was always really nice to eat in but they changed the menu and the last time I was in with my brother , who is vegetarian. After...More

Thank lindatruesdale
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

been many times for lunch with friends and its always a pleasure to go, foods great so is the coffee, great service great place, would definately reccomend it

Thank happytraveller166
Reviewed 6 days ago

Called here on the off chance of a table last Friday night. We were lucky & got a table, but looking how the place filled up quickly I would say make a reservation. Particularly if there is a show on in the theatre. We dined...More

2  Thank merseybankman
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious lunch and cocktails ! We were recommended to go here by a local shop keeper and glad we did. The surroundings were informal, pleasant, spotless and relaxing and very attentive staff. The food was fabulous as were the cocktails and all reasonably priced. I...More

Thank weebarrasparra
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Despite its name this is not a cafe - at least not in the evenings. Then it becomes a full blown high quality restaurant. Take our most recent visit which displayed the creativity of the chef. Split pea soup with a hint of chilli. A...More

1  Thank hugh90
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here Tuesday morning. Been before but first review. Always have a great breakfast here no matter what I order. Pleanty of options to choose from. Scrambled eggs are delicious. Staff are also very good. Will be back again.

Thank Debra B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

By reading reviews we decided to check this place out. In we went and ordered 2 mini breakfasts. Food was excellent, hot and very tasty. Fully recommend to anyone to try.

Thank Alan B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Now that we've had both breakfast and dinner here I think its safe to say this is one of Ayrshires best eating houses. The staff are very friendly and efficient, and solicitous, my partner is allergic to fresh cream and although the restaurant was advised...More

Thank Moirtaxi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Recently went to The Stage door because of its ratings . Unfortunately a dreadful experience we ordered their mini breakfast but the only freshly cooked item on the plate was the eggs! Everything else had been kept hot for ages including the toast which was...More

2  Thank Andrew S
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Sunday opening times
22 December 2014|
Response from StageDoor88 | Property representative |
10am - 8.30pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 26
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:45
10:00 - 20:45
10:00 - 20:45
10:00 - 20:45
10:00 - 20:45
10:00 - 21:15
10:00 - 21:15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Carrick Street, Ayr KA7 1NU, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Ayrshire  >  South Ayrshire  >  Ayr
  • Phone Number: +44 1292 280444
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We serve Breakfast from 10am - 12pm

We have a 2 course for £10 Lunch menu

We cater for GLUTEN FREE and offer dishes such as Tempura, Battered fish & Sticky toffee pudding for gluten free