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The Jefferson Restaurant

) #2 of 80 Restaurants in Kilmarnock ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ European, British,
34-36 Grange Street, Kilmarnock KA1 2DD, Scotland
+44 1563 526265
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“scallops” (11 reviews)
“cajun chicken” (10 reviews)
“flatbread” (6 reviews)
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European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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34-36 Grange Street, Kilmarnock KA1 2DD, Scotland
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited with a friend for lunch and enjoyed a fantastically tasty, well presented meal. Good value for money, will definetly return

Thank hugho958
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had Dinner in the Jefferson on Saturday evening. Service was very good and the food on offer was good with generous portions. The decor internally was nice, however, the restaurant is not located in the nicest of areas within Kilmarnock. The price was reasonable, however,...More

Thank David Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Popped in last week having not been there since 2016. Just wanted to add that both service and food were excellent once again !

Thank Bob C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited again on 2nd June to give them another chance. (Last time we were there we were disappointed and felt it had gone downhill). We used to always opt for The Jefferson but after Friday's visit I don't think we'll be back as I am...More

Thank cruiseship
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I had the special to start-goats cheese and beetroot salad. Chef to be complemented. Very high standard and attention to detail (tiny red balls of flavour were amazing). Harissa chicken skewers, spiced onions and flatbread-lovely and spicy. White choc and raspberry cheesecake delicious. Beautifully decorated...More

Thank Joy M
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

I like this lovely little place, great food, pleasant staff, I think the price is very good value for your money,

Thank NanetteB63
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Today was my second visit to The Jefferson, my first was only 2 weeks ago and I wanted to go back to make sure it really was as good as it was the first time and to sample some other things on the menu! I...More

Thank Mcdougalll
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Really felt welcome from the moment we arrived. We were served by a young lady named Zoe. She was very efficient and knowledgeable about the various meals and specials and gave us some great recommendations. Food was lovely atmosphere was good. We will be back.

Thank John M
Reviewed 4 May 2017

nice decor, good staff, really tasty food and good selection to suit all age groups. easy access for less able bodied.

Thank Martha O
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Welcoming from waitress could have been better just telling to sit at a table 'over there'. Food was good but temura chicken starter could have been a bit more for the price. Both of us had the chicken skewers which were delicious, however, please get...More

Thank Alanjon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34-36 Grange Street, Kilmarnock KA1 2DD, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Ayrshire  >  East Ayrshire  >  Kilmarnock
  • Phone Number: +44 1563 526265
  • E-mail
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