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Mountain Restaurant & Lodge

Strath Square, Gairloch IV21 2BX, Scotland
+44 1445 712316
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good32%
  • Average20%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible16%
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Cafe, British
$$ - $$$
Strath Square, Gairloch IV21 2BX, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Starving hungry, on a Saturday lunchtime, we opted for the Mountain Restaurant & Lodge as it was open! Unfortunately they didn't have much in the way of food there - no savoury food anyway and we were offered a choice of scones. This was a...More

Thank Esther H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were walking along the Gairloch on a breezy day in August and saw a sign for the Mountain Restaurant beside the "Budha by the Sea" shop. If the shop was hippy then the café was likely to be as well. Since the café was...More

Thank MoreTea2Vicar
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are looking for somewher to have a nice quiet coffee with a view and you like a good selection of coffee and cakes, along with a quiet read, then this establishment is well worth a visit.

Thank Peter O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is in a lovely location and the hot drinks and cakes were all really nice. It is let down by the attitude of the staff. I wouldn't describe them as unfriendly...just indifferent. This is a real shame as with a smile and a...More

Thank glasshalffull01
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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Like a previous visitor, we have visited this establishment over the years. However, this year was mega disappointing. The place staff and one good good have deprecated. The once pleasant relaxed atmosphere and popularity appears to have diminished.

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Reviewed 27 July 2017

we arrived in the village and was immediately drawn here by the coffee advertising. It was a very hot day and we wanted to sit outside on the balcony overlooking the loch but it was very confusing to see whether we could access this from...More

Thank Lesley Ingram E
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

I first visited the Mountain Cafe Co. and attached book shop in about 1999 and it was a firm favourite for years. Quirky bookshop packed to the gunnels with interesting stuff, huge amount of choice cake-wise and was able to while away the hours drinking...More

Thank Dizzywiggins
Reviewed 29 June 2017

If you are in Gairloch, this place is a must visit. Not only do they serve delicious cakes (and more) plus excellent coffee, but the associated bookshop has the best esoteric collection around. On my regular visits in Wester Ross, this is always on my...More

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Reviewed 7 June 2017

Stopped here for drinks and cakes. The hot chocolate was very nice and the cakes were delicious, however it was expensive and the staff weren't particularly welcoming. Had bars of chocolate on sale for £7 which seemed a bit pretentious and out of keeping with...More

Thank OtleyDW
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I called in here during a day trip to the West Coast. The last time we were here we both felt that their coffee was a little bitter, not so now all their coffee is now Fair Trades and is either Marley...More

Thank Highland-Birder
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  • Address: Strath Square, Gairloch IV21 2BX, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Gairloch
  • Phone Number: +44 1445 712316
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