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The Shieling Restaurant

Macintyre Road, Gairloch IV21 2BH, Scotland
+44 1445 712888
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Opens in 15 min
All hours
British, Scottish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Macintyre Road, Gairloch IV21 2BH, Scotland
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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

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Are dogs allowed in the outside area?
26 July 2015|
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Response from Don C | Property representative |
Dogs are allowed
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$32
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
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
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
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.

Monday 10 till 4 pm
Tuesday through Saturday 10 till 4 pm and 6 pm till 8 pm ( last orders)
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