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The Waterfront

) #5 of 126 Restaurants in Ayr €€ - €€€ Bar, European, British
South Harbour Street, Ayr, Scotland
+44 1292 280212
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (29 reviews)
“chicken” (28 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, European, British, Soups, Scottish, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
South Harbour Street, Ayr, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Dropped in with the family and were greeted warmly and served a great Sunday Roast for the adults and selection of burgers and chicken for the kids. The set Roast was great value at £13 for two courses and kids 2 course for £8. The...More

Thank Neil D
Reviewed 2 days ago

Lovely terrace overlooking the river food lovely service was very good would recommend a visit. Really good range of foods too.

Thank Suephil1961
Reviewed 2 days ago

Scorching day and people waiting to sit outside. There were couples at tables for 6 etc that could easily have been spilt but instead folk were left waiting our going inside. Shown to table without being offered menu or drinks. When we did order staf...More

Thank Navid2013
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great food, staff and lovely venue. Faultless! A great new place to go. Highly recommend. Lovely views, very reasonable prices, can't wait to go back.

Thank boutiquebeechwood
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here with friends before going to theatre. We all had the set menu of two courses and a drink for 13.95. Sounds like great value but the food was quite mediocre. The starters were tasty but quite small and the main courses very disappointing....More

Thank MacGadget
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had fish, chips and a tiny portion of tinned mushy peas today. This cost £11.50. The fish looked gigantic but when i cut into it, it was all batter. The batter was crispy on the outside but raw in the middle and far too...More

Thank lindadQ5802AN
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a drink here in the afternoon sitting in the sun then returned for an evening meal. Booked an early one so not busy but livened up as evening progressed. We had meat and fish, both were cooked to perfection. Quite expensive but only what...More

Thank margaretc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastic food and very attentive staff. All very clued up on intolerances and nothing bother to them , The food is amazing plenty of choices for every diet . The butternut pasta is a must and my fiancée loves the calamari rings. Lovely food every...More

Thank startravellerxx
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited here with family plus a five year old. We all had the set three courses, the food was gorgeous and fantastic value for money. As it was a Sunday between 12 and 5 my wee one ate for free. We all really enjoyed our...More

Thank Jmcc1975
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just had lunch here. Nice view over the river Ayr, and enjoyed the food. The set meal (two/three courses) is good value. The chicken and the chocolate brownie are highly recommended (and apparently they serve a nice glass of wine too).

Thank theharpers542
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Samuel S
Is there many vegetarian options on the menu?
16 June 2016|
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Response from Stupee73 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure Samuel.
Do they allow dogs
12 March 2016|
Response from cats68 | Reviewed this property |
Hi im not sure . There is seat out side at the front and on the river side .
John P
How am I get the hotel to arrange private taxi from airport to hotel Karmada?
6 January 2015|
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Response from annettemcmann | Reviewed this property |
Are you sure this question is for the waterfront in Ayr?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: South Harbour Street, Ayr, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Ayrshire  >  South Ayrshire  >  Ayr
  • Phone Number: +44 1292 280212