Coffee | Lunch | Dinner | Drinks

Traditional, relaxed, family run restaurant

Serving locally sourced food.

Under New Management

opening times

Monday - Sunday | 12pm - 12am

Food served

12pm - 8pm (last order)

Bar open

12pm - 12am

Discover our story

Once again a beloved country inn, the Cochrane Inn is under new ownership, breathing fresh life into its legacy. Nestled in the village of Gatehead, on the outskirts of Kilmarnock, our establishment is a haven for those seeking a blend of tradition and modernity. Experience genuine warmth, exceptional cuisine, and a cosy ambiance as we invite you to be part of the next chapter at the Cochrane Inn.

A Modern Twist on Local Flavors

ONLY THE FINEST FOOD & GREAT SERVICE

Elevate your dining experience with our thoughtfully curated menu, featuring a modern twist on traditional Ayrshire cuisine. At the Cochrane Inn, we take pride in using fresh, locally sourced ingredients to create dishes that tantalize your taste buds.

Crafted Cocktails and Cozy Conversations

Unwind at Our Bar

The Cochrane Inn isn’t just a restaurant; it’s a destination for those seeking a laid-back and inviting bar experience. Sip on expertly crafted cocktails, savor local and international brews, and immerse yourself in the warm ambiance of our bar. Whether you’re celebrating or simply unwinding, our bar is the perfect spot for creating memorable moments.

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Check Our Menu

The Cochrane Inn welcomes you to savor an exciting new menu. With years of expertise, our chefs passionately craft each dish, infusing creativity and skill into every bite. Discover a fresh dining experience that celebrates tradition with a modern twist.

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Desserts

Indulge your sweet tooth with our irresistible selection of desserts at Cochrane Inn. Our desserts are crafted with passion and precision to satisfy every craving, promising a delightful conclusion to your dining experience. Save room for something sweet and end your meal on a high note at Cochrane Inn.

Main Course

Elevate your dining experience with our main courses, expertly crafted from the freshest local meats and organic vegetables.

Showcasing the culinary excellence that defines Cochrane Inn.

Beef
Braised feather blade of beef
Roast root vegetables / creamed potato / haggis bon bon / rosemary jus

18

steak
Ayrshire steak frites 10oz
Peppercorn sauce / Pea-shoots

22

finsh-and-chips
Peterhead beer battered fish and chips
Tartar sauce / hand cuts / salad

16.5

Cod
Seared cod fillet
Crushed potatoes / creamed hispi cabbage with bacon hollandaise sauce

17.5

mac-cheese
Mac and cheese
Garlic bread / Skinny fries / Mustard / Leeks / Mature cheddar

16

Burger
Cochrane 8oz Cheeseburger
Brioche bun / Baby gem / Sliced tomato / Tomato relish / Hand Cuts / Slaw

16

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Daily Dishes Served
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Desserts
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Starters
0
Salads
Exceptional food, cozy vibes. Cochrane Inn is now our go-to for date night.
Get in touch

Feel free to contact us wITH any questions.

Conveniently located on the outskirts of Kilmarnock, the Cochrane Inn is your go-to destination for a memorable culinary experience. Situated in the village of Gatehead, we are easily accessible, making us the perfect stop for both locals and travelers exploring Ayrshire. For reservations or inquiries, reach out to us – your culinary escape awaits!

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