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Boswells Bar Restaurant

) #48 of 126 Restaurants in Ayr $$ - $$$ , British,
4 Boswell Park, Ayr KA7 1NW, Scotland
+44 1292 289001
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
4 Boswell Park, Ayr KA7 1NW, Scotland
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Me and 3 friends went to boswells for dinner after the horse racing, not only were the tables sticky the floors were as well, there were dirty plates lying on the tables for a long time, the food was very poor, we won't be back

Thank John M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hi, went with a Groupon, and you can choose anything from menu, had prawn cocktail to start and it was really good, then main course beef fajitas , that I would recommend, big portion and were sizzling at table, great

Thank robertayr721
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my family visit is restaurant on fair Monday. we ordered 2 Cokes and 2 diet Cokes the drinks tasted very cheap Cokes. We had 3 fish tea's and 1 Cajun chicken in tortilla chips the fish was dry and the chips were thinner...More

Thank raymorGlasgow
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Staff again were really pleasant and the food good and value for money. The staff are a great asset to Boswells and nothing seems to be a bother to them. This is our experience every time we visit.

Thank jimr504209
Reviewed June 25, 2017

unfortunately my last visit I had a fantastic time in ayr but not at boswells, the beer was vinegary even when thebarrel was changed, and at £3.30 a pint , way too expensive, will not be back..

Thank stevejigsaw
Reviewed June 24, 2017 via mobile

Had the misfortune to visit this hostility on Thursday 15th June. Yes the bar staff are extremely hostile and down right ignorant. Some people should not be dealing with the paying public Gents toilet swimming in urine. Almost broke my neck. This was pointed it...More

6  Thank andygibson13
Reviewed June 20, 2017

we only wanted tea and a pastry.However when it arrived the pastry had been microwaved which turned it into a warm sticky lump - i complained and was promised scones as a replacement - these never arrived. Its amazing how a place in ayr can...More

Thank Eric_of_Ayr
Reviewed June 14, 2017

Lovely staff & food good too apart from chips being a bit overdone! Good menu choice & good value. However decor very dark & dreary. Could do with a lick of paint.. preferably something less dull!

Thank AEB42
Reviewed May 30, 2017

Yeah would go back .try go back soon tbh I can't remember what I had. The girl served us was nice thanks

Thank sha372017
Reviewed May 24, 2017

Stopped here for something to eat with a pint and was very please as the waitresses were very attentive and the food was great. I can vouch for the chicken curry they do i think it was called the cajun chicken off the main menu...More

Thank awith492
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August 12, 2017|
Response from stevejigsaw | Reviewed this property |
I have no reply to that, however I have tried a oot of eateries in ayr, and all of them would beat Boswells, most are in budget to, have a.walkabout, enjoy the town, :)
August 12, 2017|
Response from sha372017 | Reviewed this property |
Yip I agree, best buffet in Ayrshire is in Chef World Buffet in dundonald.
Margaret M
June 14, 2015|
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Response from A-J372 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I can't answer the question. We had lunch on a Friday and didn't note their hours.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Boswell Park, Ayr KA7 1NW, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Ayrshire  >  South Ayrshire  >  Ayr
  • Phone Number: +44 1292 289001
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