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Summary

A “quiet, refined little haven out in the fields”, this isolated conversion of an Ayrshire cottage is hosted by an accomplished husband-and-wife chef team, who celebrate their 25th anniversary here this year. “Keith and Nicola’s wonderful place just never lets you down” according to all reports – “no wonder it’s the only Scottish restaurant to have kept its Michelin star consistently for 19 years in a row (now 20), while others have come and gone!” It provides “very friendly and helpful service”, plus “local, seasonal food, skillfully cooked and well presented from a short menu, which ensures everything is fresh and of the best possible quality”.

£75
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5
Exceptional
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

“There are very few restaurants that have 17 unbroken years with a Michelin star” but, by all accounts, Keith & Nicola Braidwood’s “unexpected” venue – cross a cattle grid to get to the isolated cottage – “always delivers outstandingly on all fronts” and “no one can make you feel more at home”.

£74
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5
Exceptional
5
Exceptional
4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

“What a place!” – Keith & Nicola Braidwood achieve “year after year of perfect consistency” at their “gorgeous” converted croft restaurant, which combines “a fabulous and well-researched wine list” with “fantastic” food (“as good today as 20 years ago, with awards testimony to its high standards”).

£69
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5
Exceptional
5
Exceptional
4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

Keith & Nicola Braidwood’s “tiny” converted croft remains “the very best and most welcoming restaurant that anyone could wish for”; “the way they maintain the standard of cooking is really quite astonishing, and Mrs Braidwood is as charming and welcoming as ever”.

£68
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5
Exceptional
5
Exceptional
4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

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24
12+ at D

Braidwoods Restaurant Diner Reviews

Reviews of Braidwoods Restaurant in KA24, Dalry by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of Braidwoods restaurant.
Colin S
Simply the best. Year after year Keith & N...
Reviewed 1 months, 27 days ago

"Simply the best. Year after year Keith & Nicola deliver consistently the best there is to offer using the best of Scottish produce. Always warm and welcoming, with a great wine list, and personal service. The combination just can't be beaten anywhere, despite the many challengers."

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Drumastle Mill Cottage, Dalry, KA24 4LN
Opening hours
MondayCLOSED
Tuesday7 pm-9 pm
Wednesday12 pm-1:30 pm, 7 pm-9 pm
Thursday12 pm-1:30 pm, 7 pm-9 pm
Friday12 pm-1:30 pm, 7 pm-9 pm
Saturday12 pm-1:30 pm, 7 pm-9 pm
SundayCLOSED

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