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Blue Shed Cafe

Torrin, Scotland
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“toasties” (16 reviews)
“cakes” (54 reviews)
“soup” (19 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Torrin, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 October 2015

Arguably this little cafe has through its large windows the finest view from any eating place on the Isle of Skye. Good for snacks,soup,hot/cold drinks and delicious home baking. Have been many times over the years and never been disappointed with the standard of food...More

Thank JoolsGlasgowUK
Reviewed 1 October 2015

We stopped at the Blue Shed Cafe on our way back from Elgol. The soup was very good and we decided to have a tiffin as a take-away. We took a bite when we got to the car. IT WAS THAT GOOD. I run back...More

Thank GilbsonLP
Reviewed 29 September 2015

scrummy comforting food with friendly service. perfect spot for bird watching and topping up on caffine while out on a day trip

Thank cat24s04
Reviewed 23 September 2015

Had a delicious lunch here. Friendly efficient service and beautifully made sandwiches with extras. Coffee really good too. Worth making the trip to this isolated spot.

Thank Jenny S
Reviewed 20 September 2015

Two types of home made gluten free cakes, I had lemon, poppy seed cake, it was delicious. My friend had Victoria sandwich and Husband had ginger cake. Large selection of herbal teas. My husband and friend had coffee and said it was very good. We...More

Thank potatomum
Reviewed 19 September 2015

We know the area well and were looking for somewhere scenic for a bite to eat following a 6 mile walk in the locality. Arrived on a Saturday afternoon and there were a few customers popping in. A bit disappointed with the menu - just...More

1  Thank masie
Reviewed 15 September 2015

On the return trip from Elgol we passed here! A sheep was just about to take the flowers from the garden of the cafe as a meal! This prompted us, because it looked so funny, to drink a cup of coffee here and to try...More

Thank Arnd_Woe
Reviewed 4 September 2015

After visiting Elgol, we had a stop at this place. The cafe itself is beautifully located overseeing the Torrin hills accross Loch Slapin. The service was good though it was slow since the place was a bit crowded during the tea time! The home made...More

Thank AVKC
Reviewed 2 September 2015

We are so pleased to have found this delightful little 'Place with a difference' service is very kind and lovely. A really interesting little stop with sarnies sweets & treats. The owner is really so multi talented with a penchant for turning junk into art!...More

Thank MarianLarry
Reviewed 1 September 2015

we enjoyed a late lunch after a 7 mile walk. The food was great, plenty of choice and great cakes to finish with. Interesting things around the place to look at. Binoculars provided to watch for birds - regular sightings of eagles

Thank Gail R
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Cynthia P
28 June 2017|
Response from Jkad43 | Reviewed this property |
Have a look at there web site. They are closed tuesdays and Wednesday. Open 12 noon to 5pm on a Sunday and the rest of the week open 10.30 to 5 pm. But when I've been on web site there's a couple of days they are closed. I... More
27 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, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, 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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