We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Shieling Restaurant

Macintyre Road, Gairloch IV21 2BH, Scotland
+44 1445 712888
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pie” (14 reviews)
“gammon steak” (6 reviews)
“cullen skink” (12 reviews)
Opens in 15 min
All hours
CUISINES
British, Scottish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Macintyre Road, Gairloch IV21 2BH, Scotland
Write a Review
Reviews (365)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 365 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Eaten here twice this week, both occasions have been a delight. Food freshly cooked and presented perfectly. Service was prompt and friendly, the menu has a wide selection of meals ,some locally influenced, in addition several vegetarian dishes are on the menu. All aspects of...More

Thank WarwickBlue
Reviewed 4 days ago

Loved this place food and staff awsome great views we have eaten all over the world and this is in our top 5 for sure.

Thank Murdkerry
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch here overlooking the loch. Absolutely stunning views. Food was excellent and staff very friendly. Free wifi! Highly recommended!

Thank Jan W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food, extensive selection & good portions - everything we had on our 2 visits was excellent. Best to reserve a table as it is popular. Lovely views over the bay and staff very friendly & efficient.

Thank MatureTourists
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I know that it's difficult travelling in our large group of 12 but called in here thinking about the lovely meal we all had last year. Only a group of 8 people eating at 12.15pm so asked if they could accommodate us. The lady was...More

3  Thank Jo C
Don C, Owner at The Shieling Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I must apologise for the way you were treated. I have made enquires and have spoken to the member of staff who was so rude to you . We had a party of 12 in already that day but it would have been perfectly OK...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The front of the shop has a consignmnet store with some local artwork and old records. There's always old music playing. We had spicy sweet potato soup, savory crepes, beetroot salad, chickpea curry, a brownie, and beetroot walnut and poppyseed cake. The soup and salad...More

Thank Sydney G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here in our motorhome as this is a really nice restaurant with great views and lovely food. I have only eaten here for lunch but i have never been disappointed with the food or the service and it also has a lovely popular...More

Thank Stephen H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Called twice but curt and rather rude response " why do you people call when we are serving dinner ? " So decided too much attitude and decided money would be better spent elsewhere Perhaps their rating has gone to their head !

2  Thank fishes1
Don C, Owner at The Shieling Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I'm sorry . You just got me at a bad moment as was rushed off my feet . Apologies . No excuse for being rude . Donald

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having had a full breakfast (touring holiday) we only wanted a light lunch so we both ordered Cullen Skink soup ... this was more like a full meal .. OMG it was SO delicious and as full as we were we both ate it all....More

Thank Ann H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Recommended by our B&B and certainly not disappointed. The fresh mushroom soup as a starter was excellent. Haddock and salmon entrees were fresh and nicely prepared. They had a wide selection of Scottish gin for a G&T. Highly recommend. Service excellent; lovely view. Reservations highly...More

Thank JB4u2014
Don C, Owner at The Shieling Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your comments . It's always nice to get positive feed back as we all try hard to do things right most of the time . Donald

Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
The Steading Bistro
228 reviews
.27 km away
The Barn Cafe
114 reviews
1.03 km away
Myrtle Bank Hotel
207 reviews
.27 km away
Nearby Attractions
Inverewe Garden
453 reviews
7.72 km away
Gairloch Heritage Museum
146 reviews
.47 km away
Latitude 57 Arts & Crafts
6 reviews
3.73 km away
Hebridean Whale Cruises
154 reviews
1.67 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
lass2911
Are dogs allowed in the outside area?
26 July 2015|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from Don C | Property representative |
Dogs are allowed
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13 - US$32
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 16:00
Thursday
10:00 - 16:00
Friday
10:00 - 16:00
Saturday
10:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Macintyre Road, Gairloch IV21 2BH, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Gairloch
  • Phone Number: +44 1445 712888
  • E-mail
Description
Pleasant bar and restaurant serving breakfast , lunch and dinner . Lovely views over to the Isle of Skye. Average prices . Snack menu .Childrens menu.Coffee lounge. Outside seating for 30 people. Free wifi for customers.

HOURS ARE :
Monday 10 till 4 pm
Tuesday through Saturday 10 till 4 pm and 6 pm till 8 pm ( last orders)
SUNDAY CLOSED
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing