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Beneth'ill Cafe

) #1 of 3 Restaurants in Hoy £ Cafe, British,
Hoy Delivery Office Linksness, KW16 3NJ, Scotland
+44 1856 791119
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“soup” (11 reviews)
“cakes” (16 reviews)
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10:00 - 16:30All hours
Cafe, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
Hoy Delivery Office Linksness, KW16 3NJ, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We spent eight days in Orkney and, by chance, began to visit a tea room or more a day. This was our favourite. the service is lovely and cheery, we sat outside an enjoyed the fabulous views of the 'hills' (hence the name) on Hoy....More

Thank Judy C
Reviewed 6 days ago

If you are on Hoy you must stop for a least a cup of tea. I wish I hadn't stuffed a massive panic in my bag because the home cooked food looked amazing. Also, having left our travel sick pup at home, having Betsy and...More

Thank Fobgoblin
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Charming little cafe. Clean and tidy, friendly staff and nice view. Having both coffee, scones and the dish of the day here. Everything fresh and tasty. Beef stew with tender meat and homemade mashed potatoes like the ones you got served at your grandmas. Scones...More

Thank heidiode
Reviewed 1 week ago

The potato & leek soup was superb as was the pork casserole. Lovely and clean and a nice friendly service. Would definitely recommend.

Thank DJMcR
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's bright, clean and comfortable, with great views of the surrounding hills. There are tables outside and a few playthings for the kids. The food is mostly snacks, such as sandwiches with a few daily specials which are a bit more substantial. The service was...More

Thank Jeff1903
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

So nice to get to this lovely wee cafe after a walk from the Old Man of Hoy and enjoy delicious rhubarb crumble washed down by chilled local beer before boarding our ferry back to Stromness.

Thank asti2
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Good plunger coffee or teas, with great fruit scone, rhubarb crumble (to die for) and soups. Worth a stop on your visit to Hoy.

Thank VedoGlobo
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Lovely remote cafe with nice decor and fresh food. Really worth a drop in fur late breakfast or lunches.

Thank CarolynPRobson
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped for a bite of lunch. Food good and cooked in house. Limited menu but something for most people to eat. Everything neat and tidy and the staff friendly and chatty.went out of the way to make us welcome. Not expensive either. Well worth stopping...More

Thank Alastair W
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We had a day on Hoy cycling and this was a very welcome stop for a late lunch. I had the leek and potato soup although with the leeks being very sparse, it was more like a vegetable soup; but still very welcome and nourishing....More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:30
10:00 - 16:30
10:00 - 16:30
10:00 - 16:30
10:00 - 16:30
10:00 - 16:30
10:00 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hoy Delivery Office Linksness, KW16 3NJ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Orkney Islands  >  Hoy
  • Phone Number: +44 1856 791119
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Welcoming cafe, open from 10am to 6pm daily. We also serve evening meals from 6.30Pm till 9pm Tuesday to Sunday. Only 5 minutes walk from the Moaness ferry terminal.
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