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Loch Croistean Coffee Shop

££ - £££Cafe, British,
| Loch Croistean Old School, Uig HS2 9EP, Scotland
+44 1851 672772
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“soup” (14 reviews)
“cakes” (19 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 20:00 Hours
Cafe, British, Scottish, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
| Loch Croistean Old School, Uig HS2 9EP, Scotland
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Marianne is an excellent baker and serves good food. The scones are unbeaten. The place is very cosy and the service excellent.

Thank Bernhard R
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were staying in the vicinity and had tea with scones one day, and dinner on two different nights. The filling of the day was lovely, and the beef stew and venison sausage were spectacular. The menu is short but the food is excellent. The...More

Thank khildebrand2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found this place on a road trip exploring the sites of Lewis and what a pleasant treat. We had a lovely lunch of fresh and homemade goodies. A delightful change from the same old menu we see at home . Friendly people and really...More

Thank Elaine T
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

After reading the good reviews we stopped on a day out back to our cottage. A charming little cafe with lovely scones, home made chunky black currant jam and lashings of cream!! Huge pot of tea and coffee and the owner was friendly. If we...More

Thank Lois L
Reviewed 5 June 2018

We booked early in order of making sure we could get a table in this small converted school room on a Wednesday night when local musicians play folk music. Unfortunately these didn't turn up but we still enjoyed a pleasant meal cooked and served by...More

Thank Oscar Brian
Reviewed 28 May 2018

This charming local establishment is easy to pass on the way to Aird Uig, but well worth stopping for a meal. It is open on limited nights for evening meals, but well supported by locals and tourists for the wholesome home cooking it provides. Hostess...More

Thank Spozzarooni
Reviewed 21 April 2018

My wife Shona and I and our friends Christine and Lorna Murrayhad a lovly meal at Loch Croisten Coffee Shop while on a daytrip from Stornoway. The food was local hearty and tasty and the service was friendly and quick..highly recommended..

Thank Mike D
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

We stumbled on this place entirely by accident. We were on route to Uig after visiting Great Bernera when we drove past. I was happy to carry on, my first impression wasn't favourable but shouts of hunger and thirst came from the other occupants so...More

Thank Tantaluss
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Went on a Wednesday evening for a meal and to listen to the live music. Everyone encouraged to join in and we were fortunate to hear some fantastic singers. Meal was delicious and our host could not have been more welcoming. Need to book if...More

Thank Liz R
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

We booked in advance (suggested for evening meal) and were lucky enough to enjoy the music evening. Warm and welcoming hosts, well prepared and wonderfully served food, in a 'different' setting, where you can sit at tables 'per norm' or at a sofa corner, enjoying...More

Thank PaulB1512
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$32
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
00:00 - 20:00
00:00 - 20:00
00:00 - 20:00
00:00 - 20:00
00:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Loch Croistean Old School, Uig HS2 9EP, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  The Hebrides  >  Outer Hebrides  >  Lewis and Harris  >  Isle of Lewis  >  Uig
  • Phone Number: +44 1851 672772
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Loch Croistean Coffee Shop/Restaurant serves home cooked food in a relaxed setting. From 12 noon to 8pm we offer a menu of the day, light meals and home baking. Plus on Friday and Saturday evenings you can book our popular 4-course home-style dinner. Our food is an eclectic mix of Scottish and international flavours and uses local produce as available. Please note our opening times are 12 noon to last orders at 8pm: Rest of year: open Wednesday to Saturday Closed January & February, plus 2 weeks early November
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