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The Jefferson Restaurant

34-36 Grange Street, Kilmarnock KA1 2DD, Scotland
+44 1563 526265
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“scallops” (11 reviews)
“cajun chicken” (11 reviews)
“potatoes” (10 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 9:30 PMAll hours
European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
34-36 Grange Street, Kilmarnock KA1 2DD, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went yesterday - food and service lovely - just a wee bit cold in the restaurant as apparently new heating installed. Would recommend hiwever

Thank weetimmy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was absolutely amazing and fantastic value. The staff were friendly and helpful they didn't rush you or keep coming up to you asking if everything is ok. Prices are a wee bit high but the food and service is worth that wee bit extra

Thank Agnes M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in here for lunch at the end of October. We ate from the express lunch menu, two courses for £12.95. Warm goats cheese with beetroot served on slate, presentation was spot on and it tasted lovely. Cajun chicken with rice and curry sauce was...More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited here with family in late October. My food was nice - fresh and well presented. However, the service was slow and not overly friendly. And the restaurant was cold. I wouldn’t rush back.

Thank Antony_of_Surrey
Reviewed 4 weeks 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 7 October 2017

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 3 October 2017 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 October 2017

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 1 October 2017

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

Thank Everythingstoned
Reviewed 25 September 2017

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

2  Thank LindaKilmarnock
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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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