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Blue Shed Cafe

Torrin, Scotland
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“toasties” (16 reviews)
“cake” (22 reviews)
“soup” (17 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly
Torrin, Scotland
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I heard rave reviews of the Blue Shed on my previous visit to Skye 4 years ago and sadly found it closed on the day I visited. I got lucky this time and enjoyed a very nice light lunch sat outside amid the spectacular scenery....More

Thank Tyke1961
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped for a light lunch after visiting Elgol. Great service, excellent snacks. Would recommend to anyone visiting the area.

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for shelter and a bite to eat after hiking stage 2 of the skye trail from Broadford to Torrin. Excellent food, very friendly couple running the joint, and magnificent views of the red cullins out the window. And it was snowing (on April...More

Thank jpandolfi8
Reviewed 28 October 2016

We admired the Blue Shed in the morning and noted the opening hours, hoping to have an opportunity to eat there. It worked out perfectly the next day, and we found the atmosphere, view, and food completely to our liking. We were the only grey-haired...More

Thank swnjock
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Popped in on strength of TA reviews, and were well impressed. There is a good range of sandwiches, soup, cakes and drinks, a small toilet and a stunning view! Every table had a puzzle provided and it was fun watching various attempts (some more easily...More

Thank cannicUk
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

What a fab find this was, great coffee too. We only had coffee but the menu looked great for such a small place. Very friendly owners, who stayed open 30 minutes past closing time just so my daughter could finish her puzzle! Well worth stopping...More

Thank Alison F
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is a superb little cafe, I stop here on my way past every time I can. The views at any time of the year are astonishing, the coffee and tea is great, the sandwiches and cakes are lovely and the staff are friendly, welcoming...More

1  Thank Iain T
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Great gifts and souvenirs, good refreshments and food, the best location. What's not to like. Also a big fan of Becky Smith's jewellery.

Thank Steve L
Reviewed 14 October 2016

We looked for this 'stop' on the way to Elgol and even though October we were fortunate with very good weather, this proved an excellent place for snacks , soups and lovely cakes. Coffee's good, too. The owners were so welcoming and made this a...More

Thank jillandgeorgeroberts
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Rather unexpected on the way to Elgol, the Blue Shed Cafe provides a welcome break with friendly service, snacks and drinks, tables outside to take in the view, or inside if it's chilly,

Thank April0304
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Would this lovely cafe be run by the Justine Davies previously teacher at Lickey Hills Primary School?
28 November 2015|
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Response from Jonathan R | Reviewed this property |
Best bet - go there and find out! You won't be disappointed either way.....😃
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Torrin, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  The Hebrides  >  Isle of Skye  >  Torrin
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