From cheap eats to fine dining, Ayrshire is not short on places with good grub. 

Whether you are looking for your new regular or you want to treat yourself and the family for a special occasion, we have you covered.

We have rounded up some of the best places to eat on your doorstep with everything from Michelin restaurants to cute cafes to get your caffeine fix. 

Each spot has a 5.0 rating on Tripadvisor and has been reviewed by customers just like you. 

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Best places to eat in Ayrshire

Smokehouse

Location: 1B Alloway Place Smokehouse, Ayr KA7 2AA Scotland

Tripadvisor rating: 5.0 

Number of 'excellent' reviews: 156

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At Home THAI

Location: 95-97 New Road, Ayr KA8 8DD Scotland

Tripadvisor rating: 5.0

Number of 'excellent' reviews: 417

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Buckley's Cafe / Bistro

Location:59 Main Street, Prestwick KA9 1JN Scotland

Tripadvisor rating: 5.0

Number of 'excellent' reviews: 188

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3idiots Ayr Tapas

Location: 10 George Street, Ayr KA8 0BL Scotland

Tripadvisor rating: 4.5

Number of 'excellent' reviews: 353

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The Millhouse

Location: 4 Dean Street, Stewarton KA3 5EQ Scotland

Tripadvisor rating: 4.5

Number of 'excellent' reviews: 293

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Woodlands

Location: Dumfries House Estate, Cumnock KA18 2NJ Scotland

Tripadvisor rating: 4.5

Number of 'excellent' reviews: 88

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The Sorn Inn

Location: 35 Main Street, Sorn KA5 6HU Scotland

Tripadvisor rating: 4.5

Number of 'excellent' reviews: 201

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The Prancing Stag

Location: 1A Ashwood Gardens, Glasgow G13 1NX Scotland

Tripadvisor rating: 5.0

Number of 'excellent' reviews: 86

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Motherland Spice

Location: 16 Bradshaw Street 16, Bradshaw street ,Saltcoats North Ayrshire scotland, Saltcoats KA21 5HR Scotland

Tripadvisor rating: 4.5

Number of 'excellent' reviews: 337

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The Three Reasons

Location: 14 Gallowgate Street, Largs KA30 8LX Scotland

Tripadvisor rating: 4.5

Number of 'excellent' reviews: 244

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Adesso

Location: 6 Glasgow Vennel, Irvine KA12 0BD Scotland

Tripadvisor rating: 4.5

Number of 'excellent' reviews: 303

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