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The Sorn Inn Restaurant

) #1 of 1 Restaurants in Sorn $$ - $$$ British, ,
35 Main Street, Sorn KA5 6HU, Scotland
+44 1290 551305
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (44 reviews)
“croquettes” (4 reviews)
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British, Scottish, Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
35 Main Street, Sorn KA5 6HU, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Sorn is a small village so expectations of a good restaurant close by are not high but this is in the centre of the village and really very good. I think it's possible to stay here as well although we only had dinner. The chef...More

Thank JANDDBritinParis
Reviewed May 28, 2017 via mobile

Been here on numerous occasions as they do the best Steak in Ayrshire. Decided to try the Sunday lunch and certainly didn't disappoint. I had the Prawn Cocktail to start and my wife had the Chicken Parfait. Both excellent !! We both had Roast Sirloin...More

Thank Colin N
Reviewed May 13, 2017 via mobile

Returned to the Sorn Inn for dinner with family. The food was as good as I remember it. Everyone enjoyed their dishes. Steak was sublime and reasonably priced. The ham hock terrine starter was very tasty. We ordered wine, the quality of the wines is...More

Thank Shaken007
Reviewed May 13, 2017 via mobile

We came across this fantastic pub on the River Ayr walk whilst staying in Auchinleck. The service was fantastic, the young waitress fussed over our dog bringing her treats and water.Made to feel very welcome by everyone. The steak was the best i have ever...More

Thank Ben J
Reviewed May 9, 2017 via mobile

On returning from work, my husband told me to get changed we were going out for a drive, en route through Sorn we stopped in at the Sorn Inn for dinner. The service was lovely and friendly, food was tasty and fresh, highly recommend if...More

Thank Tracy D
Reviewed February 23, 2017

I've visited here maybe 7 times despite the fact its an hour drive from my home. It's always worth the trip, the steak is the best i've had. Starters, sides and desserts are always perfect too. The rest of the menu looks excellent but I...More

Thank Lynnie L
Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

We go to Sorn inn regularly as a family for a meal and the food is amazing. Nearly every single time I go I get a seasoned steak as I cannot go by it. I don't take a steak anywhere else because nowhere compares to...More

Thank Katie H
Reviewed December 31, 2016

This is a popular local restaurant and although popular, doesn't always require advanced booking. The food is excellent with adequate choice for most. It's a cosy place with a nice atmosphere and suits couples or larger groups.

Thank Diggerdawg
Reviewed December 15, 2016

My husband and I had lunch here today and really enjoyed it. My husband had the burger with black pudding and fried egg, and I had the steak pie. Everything was absolutely delicious, and the quality of the ingredients was evident. The service was also...More

Thank Patricia W
Reviewed November 17, 2016

Visited here as guests of pals who had been previously. Since this was a celebration treat, they had set out to select well & it showed. From starters through mains to desserts the quality & distinctive choices of the food shone through. Food obviously prepared...More

Thank Bryce W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$21 - $64
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 Main Street, Sorn KA5 6HU, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Ayrshire  >  East Ayrshire  >  Sorn
  • Phone Number: +44 1290 551305
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