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“A cold winters day in Ayr”
Review of The Waterfront

The Waterfront
Ranked #6 of 195 Restaurants in Ayr
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: British, Gastropub
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Reviewed December 10, 2013

Having walked the 'Long Mile' both ways on a cold windy day warmth and food were needed and the first eating place I came across was The Waterfront. It was full of locals having Christmas dinners. Instantly seated in a comfortable booth overlooking the river I ordered a glass of house wine and was offered a choice of four house wines, the chosen wine was served straight away and was a good quality .The menu was good and being near Christmas there was a Christmas menu in additional to the normal one. I chose from the normal menu soup, fish pie and Eton mess. Although it was busy the service was very quick, the soup was hot and filling with fresh seeded bread and the butter was not rock hard as in so many places. The fish pie was without doubt the best I have tasted and the amount of smoked fish was just right and not overpowering. Finishing off with the Eton mess made the meal a delight. The quantities were just right in every case ( OK there was too much Eton mess but being a dessert that is allowed and it was all finished !!!) The service was superb but the most surprising thing was the bill...........just under £20

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Thank Steve B
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Reviewed December 8, 2013

We were in Ayr celebrating our wedding anniversary and we found this great restaurant. Starter, Main Course and dessert were very beautiful with alot of choice on their menu. Service was excellent, Atmosphere was brilliant. Very reasonable priced for the food we had. On a little note, order the eton mess for dessert and then be surprised.......
We will definitely be going back to this restaurant and would recommend it to anybody who wants a lovely meal in Ayr.
Highly recommended by us and a great way to spend our anniversary.

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Thank Dave M
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Reviewed December 1, 2013

Ate here with my family on a quiet Sunday evening, staff were attentive without being intrusive. All food, starters and main, was tasty, properly cooked and well presented.

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Thank Bill A
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Reviewed November 27, 2013

My wife and decided to try out the Waterfront on tuesday for our lunch.The soup was lentil/beef it was sumptious and for the main we had pan fried chicken it was very succulent and peppercorn sauce was very tasty.The staff were very polite and friendly.As I am disabled the toilet was immaculate and will definately be back.

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Thank J1945
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Reviewed November 25, 2013 via mobile

I was at The Waterfront on Sunday for a family lunch . They have a good Sunday roast menu a nice choice and value for money . You have their main menu as well if you don't find anything you like on the other . Friendly staff and great service . Lovely place inside and looks onto the river .

Thank cats68
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