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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Golf Course
“Founded in 1878 by a few enthusiasts, Troon Golf Club soon outgrew its purely local reputation. The Old Course today represents a stern golfing examination and in particular the inward half of Royal Troon is widely accepted as the most demanding of any Course on the Championship rota.”
  • 19 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Located at the beautiful marina this restaurant offers fine dining and a cocktail bar. £££”
  • 18 locals recommend
Gastropub
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“Lovely atmosphere. Good range of food, the tapas was excellent (large portions too). The children's menu is also extensive, including a "build your own pizza" option - after which you may be invited into the kitchen to see it slid into the pizza oven!”
  • 11 locals recommend
Fish & Chip Shop
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“The most fantastic carry out fish & chips. People travel from Glasgow & further to eat here. Located in Troon Harbour about 20 mins walk or 3/4 mins by car”
  • 14 locals recommend
Lodging
“Fabulous food in stylish surroundings and a well stocked bar with fine wines, spirits and an extensive range of single malt whisky.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Restaurant (with takeaway option next door) in an unlikely place at the edge of the harbour. Tasty seafood, reasonable prices. If you're lucky, you can watch some seals play in the harbour.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Lodging
“Perfect for gourmet food lovers. Amazing grounds and very friendly staff. Pay a little extra but worth it. Lovely spa too”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great buffet selection at weekends or a more formal restaurant in the evenings. Good in the winter with the log fire.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Point of Interest
  • 2 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Beautiful beach in a charming seaside town. Nice day out. Glasgow Central Rail Station to Troon Rail Station”
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
“Municipal Golf Course. Reasonably priced. Also shorter Fullarton course starts at same place.”
  • 1 local recommends
Establishment
“A worthy and challenging companion to the Old Course, the many-times Open Championship site.”
  • 1 local recommends
Route
“Great walk but be prepared for the wind and possibly rain.... It is Scotland after all !”
  • 3 locals recommend
Establishment
  • 2 locals recommend
Funeral Home
“The Harbour bar offers everything a sailor would need the widest selection of rums of any bar within the town. Along with a wide selction of whiskey to tempt you. Pool table along with bar food if you want a burger to keep you going. friendly family service. Sport TV's available along with a feel for the locals in a friendly and welcoming atmosphere. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Ideal stop when out for a walk. Very reasonable prices and varied menu. Seating outside.”
  • 3 locals recommend