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Old Toll, Ayr KA6 5JJ, Scotland
+44 1292 294750
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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108 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for a chatty lunch with a pal...the staff were friendly and efficient, the food was tasty and the location really convenient. Well done.

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Thank JaneR123
Ayr, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Decided to give Dobbies a try again for breakfast, what a mistake that was! The hot breakfast items were very pale in colour and cooked and no more, the slice sausage I was give man barely made up a full slice and was stared at by the lady serving because I happened to mention was that it. Service is slow... More 

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1 Thank Fabby79
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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176 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tastey home made food, but think it's a bit over priced for a cafe. Nice place to go a wander on a wet afternoon.

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Thank laurenk779
South Lanarkshire, United Kingdom
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160 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 230 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Went with friends for Sunday morning breakfast we all had the 7 item breakfast with toast it was lovely hot , tasty and food was good quality , coffee was free with a card my friend had and all the rest got 4 of us was £20 great value !!! Cafe was clean and tidy , staff ok !

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1 Thank R3632DGnicolac
Ayr, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch and they had an offer 2 courses for 6.95 had soup starter and macaroni. This is a very popular cafe as there were hardly any spare tables by 1pm . Good value . 2 choices of soup. 5 mains and 2 or 3 deserts. All looked good .

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Thank ElaineA122
Prestwick
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86 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Called in for a quick coffee and snack. Lovely selection of fresh sandwiches etc available Lunch fare looked good so must return to sample. Staff very helpful and cheery. Very clean and very busy. Prices very good also. See you soon!

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Thank PrestwickGlutton
Ayr, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Lazy cooking practices ruining good quality ingredients. Sliced sausage and black pudding sitting in 2cm of hot fat having been cooked in trays without draining. Bacon boiled in trays - no colour, hash browns and mushrooms deep fried. Shame as all the other cold offerings look a level above most. I appreciate having to cook to volume but to many... More 

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Thank davidson685
London, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

I popped in with the family for a Sunday morning treat, I recommend getting in before 10am as it seems to get quite busy at that time. Service starts at 9am though unfortunately the haggis wasn't ready at that point but I didn't mind waiting, it's a lovely spicy haggis that's wonderful with breakfast. Everything is great, bacon, square sausage,... More 

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Thank John G
Coylton, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Went here during festive period. Great atmosphere for Christmas with lots of lovely decorations. Had lunch which was okay. Cakes were huge and fabulous though! Good for a Saturday afternoon when you want to shop but not trail around in town.

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Thank ashley2406
Paisley, Scotland
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379 reviews
190 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 166 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017

We usually come here when our car is being serviced in Ayr. Clean tables, helpful staff and fresh Gents toilets.

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Thank granPaisley

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Cafe, British
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Toll, Ayr KA6 5JJ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Ayrshire  >  South Ayrshire  >  Ayr
  • Phone Number: +44 1292 294750

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