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Restaurant at Kilnford Barns

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The Glen, Dumfries DG2 8PT, Scotland
01387 253087
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Ochiltree
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132 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Stopped by with the wife for a quick lunch. I had the chilli burger and she had pasta, we both had hot drinks and total was about £18. Burger was really tasty and well presented, we waited about 15 minutes so again very acceptable

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Scotland
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56 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent place to eat whether it is just for a coffee or a meal and the service is really good. There is a fantastic outdoor space for children and also a circular walk which has a place for bird spotting.

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Thank Arquebus
Dumfries, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

I used to recommend this place and visited often. After lunch the other day it shall be a while until i return! My friend got the cutlery, napkins and glasses and found a seat while i paid. So glad she put the napkins down then her arm on top or her arm would have stuck to the table. I was... More 

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Wotton-under-Edge, United Kingdom
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233 reviews
176 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

We came here after we had the place recommended by locals. It was nice food - only thing that let it down was the fact that it was too busy and the salad was a bit old looking on the plate. Would come here again though :-)

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Thank Summer S
Dumfries
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016

Having been a fan of Kilnford since the day it opened it pains me to say that it no longer maintains the standards it once did. My partner and I went here for lunch yesterday and I ordered the roast dinner, it looks magnificent on the serving counter, however what turned up on my plate bore little resemblance nor was... More 

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Clackmannanshire, United Kingdom
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124 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016 via mobile

Tried the sunday roast beef lunch from the hotplate, £9.50 per person. The meal was only luke warm,the beef was fatty and grisly. It was almost tough as old boots, the vegetables were completely mushy and greens were cold and hard. Thankfully the venue and the staff were very niece as usual. Based on the quality of produce available in... More 

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stranraer
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145 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016

Took son here for birthday lunch lovely place food well cooked had their own beef burgers good value I had beef salad not good value looked as if it should have been described as a small starter and it was dearer than the burger and chips

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UK
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76 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2016

Went here at the weekend with the family for a look around, (not been for ages after a run in with a rude and arrogant butcher , who was offended when I asked him about allergen ingredients not being labelled on sausages ) We decided to have some coffee and scones in the tea room. My son has a dairy... More 

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Dumfries, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2016 via mobile

The food at Kilnford is good quality, fresh and tasty. It is normally pretty busy too - a clear sign of its popularity. I wouldn't say it is great value for money though, for example, the chicken quesadilla for £7.95 had four thin strips of chicken in its filling, however it did taste good.

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Dumfries, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016 via mobile

After hearing good things about this place, decided to stop off for a spot lunch. Arrived to find a nearly full car park, truly a good sign.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
British, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Glen, Dumfries DG2 8PT, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Dumfries
  • Phone Number: 01387 253087

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?