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The Jefferson Restaurant

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34-36 Grange Street, Kilmarnock KA1 2DD, Scotland
+44 1563 526265
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Today
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 20:00
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 14:30
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 21:30
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Quality of food is delicious, and served up on hot plates which helps to keep the food warm throughout the meal. We all had the slow braised beef and it was so tender. Both staff that waited on tables or behind the bar worked so well together and were very efficient. Will certainly be back for a visit in the... More 

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Kilmarnock, United Kingdom
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143 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a beautiful three course meal and lovely bottle of wine, served by staff who were enthusiastic, mannerly, knowledgeable with the menu and overall could not do enough to make the night special. I could not fault any part of the meal.

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Thank Kengolf12
Kilmarnock, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

On Friday night a group of eight members from the Kilmarnock Supper Club visited this restaurant - and for many of us it was our first time to this venue. We were all dining on the two-course Groupon vouchers, and were not regular customers, however, the staff were very polite and attended to our every need. The food was delicious... More 

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Thank TamaraCampbell
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for a quiet meal without having to deal with kids. Lovely staff and great service, is a bit pricey compared to surrounding restraunts but definitely worth a visit

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Thank chr1551h
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

My husband & I have just finished the most superb meal that we've had in a long while. I'm a vegetarian, hubby isn't . Menu choice-excellent, taste-outstanding, presentation & staff & service- fantastic. 😃

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Thank Lorna Jane G
Kilmarnock, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Lovely place to celebratory meal, they have a private function upstairs but they can also close off another part . Food is excellent and they do early bird evening offers.

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Thank june586
Kilmarnock, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Like to go here at least once a month I have never had a bad meal in here and have always found upstairs to have a relaxing ambience and the food is 1st class

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Thank Gary B
Ayrshire, Scotland
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017

Could not fault any of the lovely 3 course meal we had, service was good, staff very nice, food lovely, great portions, good value, no complaints at all, definitely worth a visit

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Thank Carol Y
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2017

This is a nice restaurant and the food is delicious but the portions were small, I like to get food that is filling as well as delicious - that is my only criticism.

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Ireland
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107 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Ate in here with a colleague whilst working locally for the week. Great at atmosphere and good service. Food was excellent and reasonably priced.

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Thank Who_KnowsIreland

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 20:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
Saturday
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

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