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Lochside Crafts


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Certificate of Excellence2016, 2018 Winner

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Smart, clean with home cooked food from soup to paninis all local products including our salad which is picked & delivered within 1hr. Even our coffee is roasted on the isle of skye with a blend you will not find anywhere else.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Cafe, British, Scottish
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
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All reviews lunch panini soup smoked chicken cakes toasties lemon cake side salad bread dunvegan castle craft shop superb views deluxe hot chocolate big picture windows polite service tea room great setting
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Reviewed 26 October 2018

Stopped here for lunch on the day drive around Skye - and it was a pleasant treat! The views from the restaurant are incredible, looking out over Loch Dunvegan. The menu was fairly simple for lunch, but the service was friendly and quick and the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank pasowine
Reviewed 21 October 2018

After driving around Dunvegan, we decided to stop here for lunch. We had to wait a few minutes for a table, which was worth the wait. I had the smoked salmon pannini, which was delicious. I could tell the bread was homemade, which was confirmed...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Paula E
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

This cafe has recently changed hands in September. The latte served today was bitter, only half a cup, and the price had gone up. Such a shame. The setting overlooking Dunvegan Loch is lovely. And previously it has been good.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Alan_in_Kippford
Reviewed 4 October 2018

The views were wonderful, unfortunately the food was terrible. We ordered the smoked chicken salad and the ham panini. Ugh! The panini was terrible. It had a small slice of ham, a bit of chutney on a doughy indigestible panini. Couldn’t finish it....The chicken salad...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Kylie S
Reviewed 2 October 2018

We arrived here for a late lunch and found a gem! Very friendly staff. clean environment,good food and superb views

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Brian L
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Beautiful place in a quiet little town in the Scottish Highlands. Went here for lunch as part of a tour to the Highlands. The food was very good , the service was quick and the views from the restaurant were splendid! Would definitely recommend a...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank karans389
Reviewed 9 September 2018

My friend and stop by lunch and had a very good experience. The food was very good,and the chocolate shake was out of this world. The service was fast, polite and professional. We had the ham and cheese toasties. It was fresh, hot, and very...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Mark G
Reviewed 4 September 2018

I would like to be able to write a review about the food but sadly I never got to eat in this cafe. I arrived on my bike following a long ride in the torrential rain, absolutely drenched, and looking forward to a hot drink...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank archieandhamish
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Stopped in here because we were hungry and wanted to get out of the rain and wind. We were unable to check TripAdvisor since we didn't have internet access. We were pleasantly surprised. The lunch menu was simple, but varied. Food was fresh and well...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank the2scotts
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Walked in for lunch after a busy day exploring. The young man who seated us was a bit rude. Hardly glanced at us when we asked if there was a free table. He mumbled and pointed us and said that’s free. The waitress who took...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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24 March 2018|
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Response from RMson |
Hi Alicia, my name is Rosie Morrison and I did the paintings that used to be in the craft/cafe there , I can't send my email address on this but it is on Facebook under "Beacarrie house"if you want to get in touch. If I... More
12 March 2018|
Response from davidsL4763SY | Property representative |
No we have an open plan kitchen health and hygiene would have kittens
Bernadett T
4 August 2017|
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Response from RMson |
Hi Bernadette, my name is Rosie Morrison, I have recently been alerted to your question on this site. I am not allowed to give you contact info here but it is on Facebook under "Beacarrie house". Love to help if we can... More
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