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Poet's Corner

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Cafe, British,
31 Alloway, Ayr KA7 4PY, Scotland
+44 1292 440551
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (14 reviews)
“soup” (7 reviews)
“cakes” (6 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
31 Alloway, Ayr KA7 4PY, Scotland
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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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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
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