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Kirkmichael Arms

3-5 Straiton Road | Kirkmichael, Maybole KA19 7PH, Scotland
+44 1655 750200
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sunday roast” (7 reviews)
“steak pie” (10 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3-5 Straiton Road | Kirkmichael, Maybole KA19 7PH, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday

Very good food and really pleasant and helpful staff. A great place to eat. We shared a wonderful bowl of West Coast mussels and ate lamb dishes for the main course, again excellent. Will revisit when back in the area.

Thank p1p0m
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here two nights in a row, because the food was so delicious on the first night, we had to go back again. If we had been staying in the area any longer we would have gone back again. The quality of the food...More

Thank Anthony R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Popped in for dinner at short notice. Fortunately they could accommodate us, being a Saturday night. As always we were made most welcome. The food is as good as ever. The main difficulty is their 'Specials Board' ! Too many exquisite choices ! (but don't...More

1  Thank John M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We popped in here just for a drink and I immediately got a great feel for the place. Decided to stay for a meal and it was delicious. The young gentleman organised a table for us and we enjoyed 'Mixed tempura, squid, two lamb dishes...More

Thank fatbobscotlandAyr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The first time was so good we kept coming back. Fish dishes are highly recommended. The chef is a magician. Very friendly and informal pub. Prices very reasonable. Service is timely. Good atmosphere.

Thank ChrisWWinchester_UK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We recently had a big family get together the night before our wedding at the Kirkmichael Arms. There was 14 of us in total, but that wasn't a problem, the staff were helpful and friendly, The food was superb, portions were generous​ and good beer...More

Thank willb337
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Situated in the lovely village of Kirkmichael is the Kirkmichael Arms a small business with a public bar which stocks a good selection of ales and whiskey, the restaurant is separate and is of a high standard serving daily specials it is always busy which...More

Thank James G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just had dinner for five and which is easily the best meal since arriving in the UK in early August. The service was great, the beer and wine just right and the meals fantastic with a selection of desserts to die for. I personally can...More

Thank Lindsay B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent a week on holiday in Kirkmichael and ate in the Kirkmichael Arms on three evenings. Some of the best food we've tasted in a long time - the Cajun chicken was memorable. Small, but cosy - a warm and friendly welcome from attentive...More

Thank phil19532017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One review said "hidden gem". Lovely homely country pub with delicious fayre. Food and service are first class. In Ayrshire, you may choose a Buzzworks or Costley place but check this place out. The food is just as good, if not better. Our family of...More

Thank paperosey
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21 August 2017|
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Response from aliandfreddy | Reviewed this property |
As others have said, can eat in either , you won't be disappointed either way
Karen H
14 August 2017|
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Response from Andrew B | Property representative |
We allow dogs in the bar, please note our license does not allow under 18's in the bar.
1 March 2017|
Response from Derek B | Reviewed this property |
It is about 40 minutes.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
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, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
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
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Serving quality food from 12.00 Noon till 9pm daily. Where possible we use locally sourced fresh produce. Early Bird Menu, Daily Specials Board, Lunch & Evening Menus.
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