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Souter Johnnies Restaurant

33 Main Road, Kirkoswald KA19 8HY, Scotland
+44 1655 760653
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good18%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Restaurant Hours
British, Scottish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
33 Main Road, Kirkoswald KA19 8HY, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visit the area at least once a year and always have a meal at Souter Johnnies. Good prompt service, excellent menu and the food comes out hot, Portion size also very good. Well worth a visit

Thank Philip P
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Whilst on a weekend stay at turnberry we went here for dinner, it was very busy but we were seated within 5 minutes Food is lovely, nice service not pushy it ha ding round you waiting for your empty plates Would definitely go back

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Reviewed October 11, 2017

Spur of the moment visit and we were lucky to get a table as there were several people turned away after we arrived. Piper was playing during our meal much to the delight of the Americans sitting adjacent. The food was excellent and was reasonably...More

Thank screamqueen
Reviewed October 6, 2017

Know this establishment because of its group links to Highgrove and Ellisland. Had a snack lunch of soup and share of a super sandwidge plus coffee- source of ingredients and presentation excellent as expected - well trained serving staff. Must have a main meal here,...More

Thank john S
Reviewed September 30, 2017 via mobile

My husband and daughter and I visited this restaurant last night 29th Sept 3017 having been recommended to go by Brunston Castle. As soon as we walked through the door, we felt welcomed and the atmosphere was lively and warm. Service was quick, food was...More

Thank Alison P
Reviewed September 7, 2017

A friend treated me to lunch, and knowing I had always wanted to try lobster, we ordered same, I wasn't disappointed, absolutely delicious, the food was amazing, service and prices also very good,, a lovely relaxing lunch in pleasent surroundings.

1  Thank Denise D
Reviewed August 31, 2017

Building building inside and out. Wait staff very friendly and helpful. Very happy we stopped in before catching ferry back to Ireland.

Thank Debi D
Reviewed August 30, 2017

Clean and tidy. Great food and excellent service with very polite and courteous staff. Son had calamari which can be hit and miss but was cooked to perfection as was my liver which again can be awful if not cooked right. Highly recommend a stop...More

Thank AitchS
Reviewed August 29, 2017

Very nice restaurant with a big choice of options on the menu. Again we just turned up and got seated immediately.

Thank ellisgaston
Reviewed August 28, 2017

This busy restaurant is handy for us from Ayr and is very accessible being just on the main road and plenty of free parking. A great atmosphere and plenty of quality foods, ices, deli foods on offer in addition to the restaurant. We have been...More

Thank AlexBennett
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Patricia H
July 4, 2017|
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Response from shirlis | Reviewed this property |
No Kirkoswald is a small village - no Travelodge there
February 10, 2015|
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Response from ozwig | Reviewed this property |
Hi, soup and a roll is on menu, but if you wanted a sarnie with it ive no doubt they would be happy to make you one The menu is quite varied without being to "over the top" if you cant find anything you like from it i would... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Main Road, Kirkoswald KA19 8HY, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Ayrshire  >  South Ayrshire  >  Kirkoswald
  • Phone Number: +44 1655 760653
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