The Gailes Hotel

Marine Drive, Irvine, United Kingdom, KA11 5AE
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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 Saturday, 14 September 2019

Excellent food as always and excellen presentation

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Visited On Sunday, 08 September 2019

We got married here 9/9/18 so what better way to celebrate with a wee lunch date, not just the 2 of us but our 3month old baby too!! (That's how relaxed and good the wedding was) lol Service was excellent, staff are so friendly and accommodating. It was nice to come back a year later and find the service hadn't slipped. Keep up the great work. Highly recommend.

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Visited On Saturday, 07 September 2019

The quality of the food was horrible. No test to food what’s so ever. Even the sweet was old not fresh at all. They ask for top money for bar food

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Visited On Friday, 06 September 2019

Excellent value with itison voucher

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Visited On Monday, 02 September 2019

Itison voucher great value for money!

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Visited On Sunday, 01 September 2019

Excellent tasty haddock and prawn risotto

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Visited On Saturday, 31 August 2019

The hotel is a lovely place for to have dinner food delicious staff very friendly and attentive and the cost is great value.

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Visited On Monday, 26 August 2019

Love staying at all your hotels,specially the waterside, but would be great if there was a spa there too.. Can not believe the price of a bottle of tonic is £3.10 find that bit over the top, but will not stop us returning as soon as we can😊

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Visited On Sunday, 25 August 2019

Service very slow over 35 minutes to get a Sandwich

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Visited On Saturday, 24 August 2019

Fantastic staff. Great gluten free menu.

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Visited On Friday, 23 August 2019

Appreciated that there is now a separate gluten free menu.

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Visited On Friday, 23 August 2019

The staff were lovely but my daughter couldn’t eat the vegetarian option as it was far too spicy and no member of staff asked if the food was okay

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Visited On Wednesday, 14 August 2019

Always such lovely food and great staff.

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Visited On Saturday, 10 August 2019

Four of us meet up once a month and have a brunch at the gailes and it's always very pleasant. The service is excellent and the food is lovely. Thanks for a great time

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Visited On Wednesday, 07 August 2019

Had a lovely family lunch, great service, great food and great relaxed atmosphere

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Visited On Tuesday, 06 August 2019

All the family enjoyed their meal.

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Visited On Tuesday, 30 July 2019

Great meal yesterday afternoon with visiting relatives and their 3 young children , staff very patient with the kids. Thoroughly enjoyed ourselves and the food. Thanks again.

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Visited On Monday, 22 July 2019

Lovely meal as always and great service from Natalie too 😊

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Visited On Friday, 19 July 2019

As always great 😎

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Visited On Friday, 12 July 2019

We had a great night. The food was very good, entertainment excellent. It was very good value for the money paid. If I had known about the package which included overnight stay at the hotel, we would have booked that.

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Visited On Tuesday, 09 July 2019

Kept waiting for 45 minutes before we got the food carpet at table was dirty crumbs had not been hoovered

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Visited On Sunday, 07 July 2019

Service was very slow despite the restaurant being very quiet. Part of the main course was served but I had to wait approximately 10 minutes for the rest. We’ve been before and never seemed to have this problem. Will think twice about booking again.

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Visited On Wednesday, 03 July 2019

As usual lovely dining experience with good food and varied menu to suit everyone I visited with, whether they have small or hearty appetites . Friendly and efficient staff and excellent service

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Visited On Sunday, 23 June 2019

Really enjoyable afternoon tea.

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Visited On Saturday, 22 June 2019

Quite quiet for a Saturday night. Service could have been a little quicker

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Good Evening thank you for your review. Unfortunately it was quieter than normal on Saturday, however sad to hear that the team had taken their eye off the ball. Hope to see you again soon.

Responded On Monday, 24 June 2019
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