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Dan McKay's

$$ - $$$, British,
69 Portland Street, Troon KA10 6QU, Scotland
+44 1292 737372
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“burgers” (6 reviews)
“ciabatta” (3 reviews)
“steak dinner” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
69 Portland Street, Troon KA10 6QU, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 96 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

James and Denise were great hosts, made us feel like regular customers despite it being our second visit. Service was spot on even with the pub being really busy, food was great for quality and quantity. Highly recommend

Thank Hungryhorses
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Landlord and Landlady very welcoming and obliging. Very good food with good choice of beers. We will definately call again on our next visit to Scotland.

Thank Lynne D
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Went here for their steak night. The food was amazing and the service was second to none. The staff make you feel very welcome. We will definately be visiting again

Thank Lesley W
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

We have travelled down a few times and taken a walk along the beach from Barassie into Troon. Lunch and a few drinks in McKay's. Always a warm welcome with good attentive service and lovely food. A firm family favourite and I hope we get...More

Thank Julie H
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Most of the staff are "on point" , with a couple of exceptions ; when members of the same group order spirits and mixers and all we receive is ice in a glass and mixers, the eyebrows raise. Our group ordered food and it was...More

7  Thank Esteban B
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Has to be the best value for money in Ayrshire, seldom now do you get great value food and a 5 star service, pity our summers are very short as the beer garden just takes this place to another level.

Thank Allan M
Reviewed 3 September 2017

While on vacation from Canada we took a day to ourselves and visited Troon beach just to look around the town and see the beach. It wasn't a great weather day so the beach and town were pretty quiet but we decided to go for...More

Thank Sabre11
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Visited this pub with friends yesterday and had great pub grub served by a superb mine host. Will return next time in Troon.

Thank sinclairhairstudios
Reviewed 21 August 2017

We sat in beer garden 18th Aug, we all really enjoyed our lunch, all the food was delicious. What really stood out for me however was the service, totally genuine, warm and hospitable. Highly recommend and would return! Thanks

Thank Alan M
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Just eaten a very nice pub lunch in Troon. A traditional pub with a very friendly and hardworking lady who greeted us when we arrived. My sister and I had the macaroni cheese which was lovely. My mother had a very unusual haggis and cheddar...More

Thank mtk67
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Questions & Answers
Maureen M
1 April 2017|
Response from James W | Property representative |
Hi, sorry I have taken a short time to reply. I have spoken to the head chef today, we have salads, we have chicken tempura, scampi, haddock. On arrival please let a member of staff know your requirements and between us all... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 69 Portland Street, Troon KA10 6QU, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Ayrshire  >  South Ayrshire  >  Troon
  • Phone Number: +44 1292 737372
A family owned public house in a seaside town centre, a welcoming friendly atmosphere offering a good range of food and drinks. Beer garden with a 125 seating capacity for those summer months.
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