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The Jefferson Restaurant

34-36 Grange Street, Kilmarnock KA1 2DD, Scotland
+44 1563 526265
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
34-36 Grange Street, Kilmarnock KA1 2DD, Scotland
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We walked to The Jefferson on advice from our B and B hosts. The staff greeted us warmly and seated us immediately. There were other parties when we arrived but it was not packed. We got our drinks quickly, and ordered our mains. Soup came...More

Thank Kermit403
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had my silver wedding dinner here after renewing our vows,in private room upstairs with 16 close family was a great day, topped off with amazing food and service! So when my mum turned 70 recently and didn't want a party we did the same again,...More

Thank Carolyn R
Reviewed 1 week ago

At long last the menu has been changed , the old was very good, but the changes are excellent , highly recommend a visit, Very friendly staff

Thank Liz K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We attended the restaurant on Sunday night, we were greeted with a warm and friendly smile. We were shown our table promptly, we had requested a table downstairs and this had been accommodated for. Our orders were taken promptly and with a very friendly and...More

Thank Ronald S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just been to Jefferson for dinner with friends and the meal was excellent. Great cocktails made by camera. Staff very nice and did not rush you out after your meal was finished. Great place to go friendly atmosphere.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed August 19, 2017 via mobile

Have been several times, and have never been disappointed. The blade of beef is one of the tastiest things I've ever eaten!

Thank willwatson2000
Reviewed August 17, 2017

A quality lunch served by helpful staff. Pleasant atmosphere and value for money - Will certainly visit again and recommend - Many thanks for a most enjoyable lunch.

Thank 761roy
Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

Me and the missus came here so she could celebrate the third anniversary of my wedding/bedding her. First of all I must mention the great service from start to finish, but that's enough about the wedding night. The waitresses were brilliant, couldn't do enough for...More

Thank DanGleebles
Reviewed August 9, 2017

We visited this restaurant for a Birthday meal for my mother. It was the first time I had been. Well I really recommend this restaurant. The staff are so freindly and can't do enough for you. The food was excellent really nice presentation. You really...More

Thank alan a
Reviewed August 8, 2017

Brilliant food, wonderful service, I had booked a table for 7 and hadn't mentioned 80 plus year old with walking stick..the staff immediately re- figured a table on the ground floor..prawns bang bang blew me away.

Thank Stephanie I
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Senga K
September 15, 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, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups
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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