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The Shorehouse

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Shore House Shore House Shore House Tigh-na-Mara | Tarbet, Scourie IV27 4SS, Scotland
+44 1971 502251
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“fresh seafood” (16 reviews)
“salad” (12 reviews)
“half lobster” (4 reviews)
Seafood, Scottish, British
££ - £££
Shore House Shore House Shore House Tigh-na-Mara | Tarbet, Scourie IV27 4SS, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Amazing seafood restaurant. Remote. Simple and perfect. On the sea front. Has seafood platter with Langoustine, crab, smoke salmon, mackerel and beer. All caught within sight of the restaurant. Slightly quirky and expensive but very good. Luckily it was beautifully sunny.

Thank Charlotte F
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Such a quaint little place which we visited after spending the day on Handa Island. Disappointed at seeing no puffins on our trip, our spirits were lifted by a delightful late lunch. The freshest of ingredients made for two wonderful salads. Great to see such...More

Thank iamjamieross
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Fabulous views, lovely rooms, clean and comfy, would go again in a heartbeat along with the Shorehouse owners went above and beyond to make our stay with them truly unforgettable after a tedious long travel to get there, loved it.

Thank KarenTrev
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Stopped here after a super trip to Handa island. This cafe overlooks the quay where the boat goes from. Lovely view over the sea to island and a pleasant veranda to sit out on in weather permits. Had lovely pot of tea and scones which...More

Thank Nikki B
Reviewed 9 September 2017

We were on the route 500 and spotted the sign to this gem on the side of the road. we took the turning and you must keep going down the single track road you will get there! We stopped here for lunch we both had...More

Thank mandy c
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Great scenery, great ambience, great staff, fantastic sea food. So fresh. If in this area - go there !

Thank bambi123Uk
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Is it possible to eat and a more tranquil and beautiful setting? Located right on the shore, this little restaurant is worth a visit for the location alone! But to dine here is an extra treat. Excellent seafood and friendly service. Would definitely return to...More

Thank sdubs1
Reviewed 20 August 2017

A real hidden gem! We have been coming to Sutherland for years and always stop to eat at the Shorehouse. We love seafood and this is genuinely some of the best we have every had. It is simply done, but to perfection! We had the...More

Thank Jessica J
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Wonderful location overlooking the Loch and the wee jetty from where the boat leaves every forty minutes taking people over to Handa Island. Downside was we arrived about 10.30am looking for coffee and a sandwich before our boat trip and this place doesn't open until...More

Thank 911john2015
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Whilst driving from Durness to Assynt, saw this place signposted from the main road. Decided to stop for dinner the following day. What a gorgeous spot, the crowds for Handa had gone for the day so almost had the place to ourselves. Very friendly staff,...More

Thank beakenbauer
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Julie Humphries N
15 September 2015|
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Response from livelaughl0ve85 | Property representative |
Hello, I'm afraid we are now closed for the season :( we are open for the summer season only, from mid April to mid September. I'm very sorry, but hopefully we'll see you when you are next in the area! Thank you, Rebecca
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, Scottish, British
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
00:00 - 00:15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shore House Shore House Shore House Tigh-na-Mara | Tarbet, Scourie IV27 4SS, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Caithness and Sutherland  >  Scourie
  • Phone Number: +44 1971 502251
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