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Restaurant at Kilnford Barns

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The Glen, Dumfries DG2 8PT, Scotland
+44 1387 253087
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Called in for the Christmas lunch advertised as turkey with all the trimmings . 2 slices cold dry turkey , soggy roast potatoes , parsnip hard in middle , 2 pigs in blankets small but okay, Yorkshire pudding ( not in keeping with dish ) cold gravy served on a cold plate. SHOCKED !! THIS PLACE USE TO BE OKAY.... More 

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Lockerbie
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70 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Met friends here for lunch as location seemed convenient. Deciding to give Kilnford another opportunity for lunch as I've never had a decent meal at this venue. I had a baguette and what were supposed to be sautéed potatoes but seemed to be more like pieces of rubber. The coffee tasted burnt. The chocolate cake was very dry. My friend... More 

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Thank Wickhamhenboy
Irongray, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've eaten here a few times and the food is always good. They use a lot of their own own reared meat produce and whatever you get it's always fresh with some items cooked to order. The burgers are very good and aren't the mass produced rubbish that you get in a lot of places. Delicious cakes too.

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Thank AKS1005
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

fantastic family owned farm shop. Super friendly with great food in restaurant and great fresh produce

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Thank anniecee
Lochmaben, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

This is a lovely place to visit - the restaurant is great with lovely big windows to sit by. definitely gets points from me for being a nice place to sit and relax. Outside is lovely but the down side is it is next to a busy road and although screened visually there is alot of background noise. There are... More 

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Thank Sara H
Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Love a wee visit to Kilnford . Food is always excellent , with a good choice , i especially love the burgers ! Staff are very welcoming and friendly . The place is always spotless and has a really nice atmosphere

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Thank Chris198895
Dumfries, United Kingdom
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193 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

Visited on Friday and tried the special, Fish,chips and peas. The fish was delicious as was the batter, light and fresh beats chip shop fish any day. Chips were ok but would have preferred thick cut rather than thin skinny ones.

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Thank tigerbrian
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Great place for a lunch or one their wonderful breakfasts. Service with a smile but as others have said they will need to keep an eye on their prices, which in all fairness reflect the high quality ingredients used throughout. I'd rather they kept the quality up than compromise!

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Thank MalRees
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

As usual a lovely tasty meal! Just one point, could the drinks in the chiller be properly chilled, otherwise it is excellent. Staff are friendly, the menu selective and the meat is always stunning.

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Thank Christine C
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Wow! What a lovely place. Brunch was really tasty- eggs cooked to perfection. Coffee was fantastic too. Would thoroughly recommend this place to others. Staff were very welcoming and helpful, especially the young girl on the till, Pat.

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Thank Madeinchelsea2013

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
British, Scottish, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Glen, Dumfries DG2 8PT, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Dumfries
  • Phone Number: +44 1387 253087

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