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The Gailes Hotel

Marine Drive, Irvine, United Kingdom, KA11 5AE
Restaurant info
Opening Information

Open daily with cooked breakfast served (for non-residents) from 8am.

Food served throughout the day with last orders at 9.30pm.

Bar open until 11pm Sunday to Thursday and midnight Friday and Saturday. (exceptions for hotel residents)

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Easy Access
  • Tiered Restaurant
  • Private Dining
  • Free WiFi
  • Outside Seating Area
  • Families and Children Welcome
  • Gluten Free Available
  • Weddings and Other Private Parties Catered for
  • Buffets, Business Meetings, Functions catered for
  • Free Parking
  • Event Space
  • Children's Menu available
  • Bar
  • Accommodation

About The Gailes Hotel

Make your next booking for The Gailes where great food and service comes as standard at the family-owned SImpsInns venue. The Zest Restaurant at The Gailes enjoys a wonderfully relaxed ambiance and the perfect place to celebrate that special occasion or spend quality time with friends and family.

Guests enjoy the stylish interior design, which combines warm walnut wood and quality soft furnishings to create a modern, elegant look.

Browse our menus by clicking the link at the top of this page.
The wide range of delicious and tempting dishes are loving created using only the finest ingredients and sourced locally where possible.

From breakfast and brunch to lunch and light bites through to evening meals, it's always a good time to visit The Gailes.

Cuisine: British, Scottish, Brunch, Child Friendly, Contemporary, European, Fish, International, Seafood, Steak, Sunday Lunch, Vegetarian

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Visited On Friday, 12 October 2018

4 x 2 course lunches 3 starters were good, prawn cocktail, patè and mushrooms. The 4th a Pakora was very dry. 2 main course chicken-haggis and burger were delicious. 2 fish and chips were covered in oil. When we mopped it up with napkins it tasted lovely but the oil was off putting.

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Visited On Wednesday, 10 October 2018

Lovely lunch in a nice setting.

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Visited On Saturday, 06 October 2018

My friends and I have been having breakfast every month or so for a while now and we all have a great time and enjoy our lovely varied breakfasts. Thank you

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Visited On Saturday, 06 October 2018

Staff were great, food was enjoyed by all. Only comment we would make was that the sun was coming in the window shining into the eyes of some guests making it a little uncomfortable. The staff tried to block it out but could not . A blind might be a worthwhile addition to the room.

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Visited On Saturday, 06 October 2018

Booked afternoon tea for my husband and myself. Beautifully displayed selection of sandwiches and cakes arrived and tasted lovely. A lovely wee treat on a Saturday afternoon. Highly recommended.

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Visited On Sunday, 30 September 2018

The 2 lady staff girls who were on duty at 1pm were exceptional in both their manner, appearance and all round helpfulness. the food was fantastic and appropriately priced. My wife and 2 children thought it was worth the journey from East Kilbride and will definately be back soon. well done to all.

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Visited On Friday, 28 September 2018

Food was not to the usual standard very disappointed as recommended this restaurant

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Visited On Wednesday, 12 September 2018

We had an itison voucher for a meal and a prosseco it was lovely staff were very friendly.we would love to have stayed the night but unfortunately on enquiry the hotel was full that night due to golf.maybe next time.so thank you for lovely meal we will be back

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Visited On Wednesday, 26 September 2018

Staff at the Gailes are fantastic, always smiling and no request is ever an issue. As a vegan i really feel well looked after at the Gailes, they make me feel comfortable about discussing what I can/can’t eat. Food is absolutely delicious!

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Visited On Friday, 21 September 2018

Lovely meal

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Good Afternoon thank you for your kind review. We are all delighted that you had an enjoyable experience. Our goal is offer a quality product and service to match so I am glad you got to experience this first hand. We hope to see you again soon.

Responded On Thursday, 27 September 2018
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Visited On Sunday, 23 September 2018

Enjoyed first visit to Gailes Hotel Food excellent, value great, staff lovely, will definitely be back.

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Good Afternoon thank you for your kind review. We are all delighted that you had an enjoyable experience. Our goal is offer a quality product and service to match so I am glad you got to experience this first hand. We hope to see you again soon.

Responded On Thursday, 27 September 2018
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Visited On Sunday, 23 September 2018

My husband and I were given a voucher for dinner. We had a very enjoyable meal. The atmosphere was pleasant with most tables being occupied.

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Good Afternoon thank you for your kind review. We are all delighted that you had an enjoyable experience. Our goal is offer a quality product and service to match so I am glad you got to experience this first hand. We hope to see you again soon.

Responded On Thursday, 27 September 2018
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Visited On Saturday, 22 September 2018

Food was amazing, staff were very friendly

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Good Afternoon thank you for your kind review. We are all delighted that you had an enjoyable experience. Our goal is offer a quality product and service to match so I am glad you got to experience this first hand. We hope to see you again soon.

Responded On Thursday, 27 September 2018
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Visited On Friday, 21 September 2018

Was a problem with our bill - wrongly charged and it took a while to sort it out

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Good afternoon Sorry to hear about the mix up with the bill. I do hope everything else with your visit was enjoyable.

Responded On Thursday, 27 September 2018
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Visited On Wednesday, 19 September 2018

The meal we had was really good and such big portions. We couldn’t eat it all...Never disappointed

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Good Afternoon thank you for your kind review. We are all delighted that you had an enjoyable experience. Our goal is offer a quality product and service to match so I am glad you got to experience this first hand. We hope to see you again soon.

Responded On Thursday, 27 September 2018
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Visited On Sunday, 16 September 2018

Food was amazing..fast service..staff very friendly..beautiful hotel.

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Good Afternoon thank you for your kind review. We are all delighted that you had an enjoyable experience. Our goal is offer a quality product and service to match so I am glad you got to experience this first hand. We hope to see you again soon.

Responded On Thursday, 27 September 2018
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Visited On Sunday, 16 September 2018

Service was great - friendly and food arrived quickly! We used the itison voucher which is a good deal however the menu options weren’t the best so unlikely to repurchase unless it was changed

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Good Afternoon thank you for your kind review. We are all delighted that you had an enjoyable experience. Our goal is offer a quality product and service to match so I am glad you got to experience this first hand. We do change our menus so keep an eye out on our website for new menu lanuch dates. We hope to see you again soon.

Responded On Thursday, 27 September 2018
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Visited On Saturday, 15 September 2018

We had a delicious afternoon tea with a lovely selection of sandwiches, scones and pretty patisserie cakes. I had tea with my meal and would have appreciated a jug of hot water as it was quite strong. The staff, as usual, were friendly and helpful, making for an enjoyable, relaxing time. Something we hope to repeat soon.

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Good Afternoon thank you for your kind review. We are all delighted that you had an enjoyable experience. Our goal is offer a quality product and service to match so I am glad you got to experience this first hand. We hope to see you again soon.

Responded On Thursday, 27 September 2018
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Visited On Thursday, 13 September 2018

We were there courtesy of an itison voucher given to us a silver wedding gift but have eaten there many times before and at Old Loans Inn both of which we enjoy very much

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Good Afternoon Thank you for your kind review. We are all delighted that you had an enjoyable experience. Our goal is offer a quality product and service to match so I am glad you got to experience this first hand. We hope to see you again soon.

Responded On Thursday, 27 September 2018
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Visited On Wednesday, 12 September 2018

Nothing to complain about. All good. Food and service all top notch. Dined at Si and Waterfront previously. Good n consistently nice.Beer only thing of note, rather ridiculously priced for Ayrshire. Comparative to London prices. But people have the choice of going elsewhere for a drink afterwards which is what we now do.

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Good Morning thank you for taking the time to leave us such a good review. Delighted to hear the team looked after you so well. Hope to see you again soon.

Responded On Friday, 14 September 2018
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Visited On Tuesday, 11 September 2018

The staff were pleasant and attentive, service very good and the portions of food were of a good size. I will certainly be back and will try the other restaurants in the group.

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Good Morning thank you for taking the time to leave us such a good review. Delighted to hear the team looked after you so well. Hope to see you again soon.

Responded On Friday, 14 September 2018
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Visited On Monday, 10 September 2018

Welcoming staff. Good pleasant service. Will definitely return.

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Good Morning thank you for taking the time to leave us such a good review. Delighted to hear the team looked after you so well. Hope to see you again soon.

Responded On Friday, 14 September 2018
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Visited On Monday, 10 September 2018

The best Itison deal ever according to my husband. Great service (we were given a choice of table). Varied menu and large portions. We especially like that there is plenty of space between tables. (Costley would do well to emulate)!

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Good Morning thank you for taking the time to leave us such a good review. Delighted to hear the team looked after you so well. Hope to see you again soon.

Responded On Friday, 14 September 2018
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Visited On Friday, 07 September 2018

Excellent food and service. Lovely staff.

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Good Morning thank you for taking the time to leave us such a good review. Delighted to hear the team looked after you so well. Hope to see you again soon.

Responded On Friday, 14 September 2018
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Visited On Tuesday, 04 September 2018

Meal was outstanding the way it was presented and the quality was to perfection. Wad there with an itison voucher and has been the best deal i have ever had

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Good Morning thank you for taking the time to leave us such a good review. Delighted to hear the team looked after you so well. Hope to see you again soon.

Responded On Friday, 14 September 2018
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