A Cumnock restaurant has launched a special menu to help people with the cost of living ahead of Christmas.

The Thistle Inn, which re-opened earlier this month after appealing for a change in ownership, also offers a kids-eat-free deal from Monday to Friday.

The new deal offers two choices of three special courses for just £4 or £5 and runs from 3pm-6pm from Monday to Friday.

Walk-ins are available at the Glaisnock Road eatery, but booking can be made in advance by contacting The Thistle Inn Facebook page.

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A restaurant spokesperson said: "With the cost of living crisis and Christmas just around the corner, The Thistle inn would like to introduce our new credit crunch menu from 3pm till 6pm Monday to Friday and remember kids eat free.

With the cost of living crisis and Christmas just around the corner the thistle inn would like to introduce our new...

Posted by The Thistle Inn. on Monday, 20 November 2023


"Fruit juice or Soup for starters and then bangers n' mash with onion gravy, Mince n' tatties, Macaroni and garlic bread then creamed rice pudding or jelly and ice cream for £4.

"Or fruit juice or soup for starters Fish n' chips, Tempura, Steak pie and then creamed rice pudding and jelly and ice cream for £5".