We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Poet's Corner

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Cafe, British,
31 Alloway, Ayr KA7 4PY, Scotland
+44 1292 440551
Share
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (14 reviews)
“soup” (7 reviews)
“cakes” (6 reviews)
Closed Now
Hours
CUISINES
Cafe, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
31 Alloway, Ayr KA7 4PY, Scotland
All Details
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (74)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 72 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was average, but moves from average review to very good as the member of staff serving was excellent ad efficient.

Thank JGClyne
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Grumpy service, sticky tables and order taken by a waitress with a spray bottle of windolene and a duster who had all the apathy of a young lady who wished she was at home! The table had all the remnants of the cakes consumed for...More

Thank Lorraine J
Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

Visited here with family from Australia. Enjoyed a lovely soup and sandwich deal. The tomato soup was thick and delicious. Really terrific value. The sandwiches were well filled and very tasty. Lovely cake selection but unfortunately we were too full after our lunch to sample...More

Thank tainshl
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Popped in with a pal for a quick bite to eat. Heard that all the home baking was made by the woman behind the counter. Loved it all, couldn’t help but have a sweet treat. Would highly recommend it every time.

Thank scotsdiner12
Reviewed 17 February 2018

It has great food and is very clean. Staff were friendly and food came quickly. Great scones and cakes.

Thank Anne H
Reviewed 3 December 2017

Clean and good value for money. friendly staff - Looked like family business. I had the full breakfast at $7.oo which was great, but it did have a pancake in it as well

Thank Graham I
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Lovely little cafe and staff reserved us a table as my daughter only had an hour for lunch. Soup was delicious and teapot refilled as often as you liked. Staff absolutely lovely, thankyou, will definately return.

Thank sharon k
Reviewed 19 October 2017

The friendly staff in here provide us with a much needed cup of Lucaffe coffee when we are working in the Alloway area. The selection of cakes to go with it is sensational too! To ensure a balanced diet - I also particularly enjoy a...More

Thank Neil P
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

It’s rare for us to buy a breakfast out. Having used this cafe before for tea and scone, we thought the breakfast would be good. Unfortunately the French toast was singed around the edges, and presented burnt side down (so someone knew it wasn’t perfect)....More

Thank Brinylobster
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

What a brilliant setting to have this lovely coffee house and restaurant right across from Robert Burns cottage in Alloway A great selection of home made cakes will have you watching your waistline but you should try as you won't be disappointed - absolutely delicious....More

Thank Mayg173
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 17 hotels in Ayr
Abbotsford Hotel
184 reviews
1.78 km away
The Chestnuts Hotel
361 reviews
1.99 km away
The Fox & Willow
282 reviews
2.15 km away
Savoy Park Hotel
981 reviews
2.61 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Brig O Doon Hotel
375 reviews
.69 km away
Quattro Venti Coffee Shop & Deli
115 reviews
1.33 km away
The Balgarth Pines
877 reviews
1.13 km away
The Secret Garden
157 reviews
.98 km away
Nearby Attractions
Robert Burns Birthplace Museum
14 reviews
.58 km away
Rozelle Park
172 reviews
.12 km away
Burns Monument and Gardens
311 reviews
.01 km away
Robert Burns Birthplace Museum
941 reviews
.60 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Poet's Corner staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Monday
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 Alloway, Ayr KA7 4PY, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Ayrshire  >  South Ayrshire  >  Ayr
  • Phone Number: +44 1292 440551
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing