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Saffy's Cafe Bar & Brasserie

#7 of 127 Restaurants in Ayr
Certificate of Excellence
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2 Dalblair Road, Ayr KA7 1UL, Scotland
+44 1292 288598
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9:30 am - 12:30 am
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Sun 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Sat 9:30 am - 12:30 am
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fish is outstanding and perfectly cooked,We had the sea food platter for starters, OMG delicious.I had duck from the specials..best I've had in ages,

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3 Thank Graeme D
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

And I can see why. Great food (sea bass salad and Belgian waffle), at a good price, nice service, nice atmosphere. Best meal out for the money in years. Scraped the plates with my cutlery.

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3 Thank Jay S
Prestwick, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It had been many years since last visiting this restaurant, it was previously a different name. Anyway, my wife and I plus 4 friends visited Saffy's and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. The atmosphere on a Wednesday evening was very good, it was very busy. The food was excellent, with a very varied menu. As with everywhere else the price of... More 

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4 Thank Tensixty
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Easily the best meal of our week and served by helpful friendly staff. I had chicken nachos and sticky Mexican chicken with saffron rice, both spot on. The Mexican chicken was served with a veg and chorizo medley which was cooked perfectly. The missus had tomato and red pepper soup followed by Cajun spiced salmon and zingy cous cous salad... More 

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4 Thank Hogletboglet
Ayr, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Brilliant staff , staff were closing the kitchen but kept it open for us as we had a bit of a domestic going on elsewhere, lunch was amazing , the wine cooled to perfection , got a nice bread roll to tide me over till my friends returned , was really first class service and the food was lovely

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3 Thank debbiekerr87
Ayr, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've been going to Saffy's since it opened and we always enjoy our visits there. The menu has a varied choice and everything is freshly prepared. The house salads are delicious. It has a relaxed atmosphere so no need to get all dressed up. Very reasonable prices and chef/owner is always in charge in the kitchen.

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3 Thank kaymer2
Troon, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

Arrived just after lunch time and was immediately given a choice of tables Pleasant staff who gave you enough time to choose without trying to rush you Good selection on the menu Both starter and main were well cooked and presented piping hot Good selections of wine available Prices were fine and good value Toilets found to be nice and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

Visited on saturday night with family.The food was ok.Seabass with crushed potatoes(which were dried up and obviously had been lying around for a while)haddock Moreau was nice, chicken salad was ok.desserts were nice enough. The waitress wasn't really interested in us,took ages to bring menus and spent no time with us .The place mats were grubby old and old fashioned.... More 

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2 Thank jasmine311
Kilmarnock, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

Had a family meal to celebrate my niece passing her exams & Saffys came highly recommended. Food wise it could not be faulted & the Mexican grilled chicken was as nice as anything I've tasted. Good prices in a relaxed & informal setting & more about dressing casual than getting dressed up for a night out to Saffys. The one... More 

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2 Thank Alan R
Ayr, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016 via mobile

Went to Saffy's Bar & Brasserie as a party of 6 for a birthday meal. We heard that the place was busy and therefore booked before. We had a large table at the back of the restaurant away from the door. Staff were attentive and very professional. We all had a lovely evening, the food was presented well and tasted... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$6 - $32
Cuisine
European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Dining on a budget, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
9:30 am - 12:30 am
Tuesday
9:30 am - 12:30 am
Wednesday
9:30 am - 12:30 am
Thursday
9:30 am - 12:30 am
Friday
9:30 am - 12:30 am
Saturday
9:30 am - 12:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Dalblair Road, Ayr KA7 1UL, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Ayrshire  >  South Ayrshire  >  Ayr
  • Phone Number: +44 1292 288598

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?