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Minishant Inn Restaurant

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28 Main Road | Minishant, Maybole KA19 8EU , Scotland
+44 1292 442483
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Sun 12:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was heading to culzean today with kids and looked up eating places nearby and saw this came highly recommended via trip advisor and thought would try it...I had salmon with Thai curry and tiger prawns came with rice and chips was delicious big portions partner had steak pie said it melted in his mouth definitely be going back great good... More 

Thank Lynne B
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had dinner in here with a party of 9. Menu had a good variety to suit most tastes and staff were friendly and efficient. Drinks order was taken and arrived very quickly. It took almost an hour though to get the starters after ordering the meal,it was along time to wait but the place was busy and the food was... More 

Thank Amsel771
Ayr, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a surprise birthday dinner tonight for mum-in- law . There were 7 of us plus a 3year old. The food was the usual top class , served by pleasant polite staff, who couldn't do enough for us. Everyone of us enjoyed our meal. Starters and mains. Couldn't eat a dessert ( portions are so huge) but the staff... More 

Thank SandyandDebs
Gloucester, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant has interesting name and is just outside the village of the same name. The menu is very good and the food is excellent, served by friendly staff. Definitely a good evening out!

Thank Arthur O
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited here to end my mums 80th birthday celebration week today (2/7/16). great little place on the A77 doesn't look much from the outside but inside is a nice relaxing atmosphere. We arrived at 14:30 for lunch and we were greeted with a smile and shown our table, promptly served drinks while we looked at the menu. Our order was... More 

Thank P4WSS64
South Ayrshire, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Doesn't look like much from the outside but this belies an absolutely marvellous menu to delight all tastes. Nicely presented and very well cooked to perfection every time. Staff are welcoming, cheerful and accommodating. A wee gem easily accessible in Ayrshire.

Thank David & Mary A
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73 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Had not been here for some time. Called in today for lunch. Lunchtime special was excellent. Food fresh and very tasty. Stornoway Haggis starter prawn and smoked salmon main. Brilliant the others liked theirs also!

2 Thank PrestwickGlutton
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

Lovely quaint setting, cosy atmosphere. Ordered a fillet steak, cooked to perfection. Great friendly service. A must visit.

2 Thank Lorna H
Tauranga, New Zealand
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298 reviews
171 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

Had a group of 4 friends , starters, Black pudding -amazing mains- a trilogy of meat -wonderful and the steak and ale pie , was wonderful , desert shared 1 between 4 a chocolate torte was just great and plenty for a taste, will return again and again, wines very reasonable T/Ren

1 Thank Nigel B
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

A fantastic family run Restaurant. A small Restaurant, holds about 35/36. Met Ayesha, Daughter of the Owners, engaged in conversation with me and my wife. We were welcomed by Travis, arrived early for booking, no problem, allowed us to sit outside in the Sun with Menus and a drink. I had the Stornoway Black Pudding followed by the Fillet steak... More 

1 Thank David B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$7 - $33
European, British, Vegetarian, Scottish
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Dining on a budget, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
12:30 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 Main Road | Minishant, Maybole KA19 8EU, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Ayrshire  >  South Ayrshire  >  Maybole
  • Phone Number: +44 1292 442483

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