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North Harbour Bistro & Tearoom

Harbour | Isle of Scalpay, Scotland
+44 1859 540218
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Overview
  • Excellent89%
  • Very good7%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“monkfish” (61 reviews)
“seafood” (74 reviews)
“chowder” (18 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
Harbour | Isle of Scalpay, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 590 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stunning food and location. Friendly staff. Would thoroughly recommend a visit her, it's worth the price tag. Book well in advance and BYOB!

Thank Jane A
Reviewed 1 November 2018

The food was excellent. But pricey. Its also incredibly busy. We only got in because we were willing to eat as soon as they opened and had an open table. The food is beautifully presented, tasted incredibly good and desert is wonderful.

Thank Ken L
Reviewed 31 October 2018

Popped in for lunch after longing to try for ages. We weren't disappointed, the food was fresh, well prepared and beautifully presented, excellent value for money and can't wait to return and try more delights

Thank jacquesblanc
Reviewed 26 October 2018

Had a meal last Saturday evening. Excellent choice, presentation and quality. A must do if you are anywhere near the area. Make sure you book in advance.

Thank Compass4756
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

A super dining experience. Very welcoming chef... who clearly knows what he is doing. I had his signature dish of Monkfish... just so tasty and visually stunning. The location is special and I suspect there will be future plans to maximise its view. It’s the...More

Thank achmelvic
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

Definitely a quirky experience. Imaginative menu using fantastically fresh local ingredients. A lot of the garnishes and extra swiggles on the plate are perhaps a little unnecessary as the main ingredients are so stunning and beautifully cooked. We had been cautioned that the portions were...More

Thank georginawebber
Reviewed 18 October 2018

Amazing food, all delicious. Would definitely go again. Bonus that it's BYOB. Lovely location. Remember to book ahead.

Thank Lamb2013
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic food in a unique location. I had a starter from the specials board of black pudding and chorizo, followed by another special of sea trout and crab risotto. At around £25 per main, it is expensive for the area, but not for the...More

1  Thank thommonator
Reviewed 13 October 2018

Well worth a visit. We popped in to what was the local shop and bistro on our last visit to the very beautiful island to find the addition of a coffee shop with a fantastic selection off home baking . The bowl of broccoli soup...More

3  Thank cms840
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

Food quality more associate with Knightsbridge rather than Scalpay (see photos)! Friendly service and a nice drive to the restaurant if you’re coming from Harris. Reasonably priced. BYO. All in all, well worth a trip.

1  Thank peterfM9729LL
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Questions & Answers
Gillian B
4 June 2018|
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Response from Craftyalbatross |
Closed on a Sunday. To book a table call 01859 540218.
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cathures
1 September 2017|
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Response from George L | Property representative |
I'm very sorry we are closed for our annual holiday if you contact Chris loye who runs a pop up restaurant in his house he is fantastic and works with us sometime on 07388366361 he might be able to help out . sorry again and... More
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clairev911
15 July 2017|
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Response from George L | Property representative |
no sorry
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Harbour | Isle of Scalpay, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  The Hebrides  >  Outer Hebrides  >  Lewis and Harris  >  Isle of Scalpay
  • Phone Number: +44 1859 540218
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