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The Shieling Restaurant

Macintyre Road, Gairloch IV21 2BH, Scotland
+44 1445 712888
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“pie” (17 reviews)
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British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Macintyre Road, Gairloch IV21 2BH, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday

Excellent food served by local staff, excellent service and made to feel very welcome. Good ales and spirits were readily available I liked the very comfortable lounge area where you could relax with coffee etc after dinner

Thank A G
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Beautifully located, smart, modern restaurant, excellent food, great friendly staff, comfortable lounge area where you can relax with a drink before or after your meal, spotlessly clean, altogether a very nice place to visit, I would give it the highest recommendation, please try it.

Thank NKRouse
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Third visit here over 3 years and as good as ever. Even though the menu is extensive the food is very fresh, an indication of which was that we could take our table but the kitchen would take no orders for the next 15 minutes....More

Thank John H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had been eating in hotels which can get pricy . We found this restaurant on Trip Advisor and were not disappointed. It seemed to full of locals which is always a good sign. Friendly service and good honest food at a fair price.

Thank ianpW7159RW
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have eaten here with friends and family for several years when I return on holiday and have never been disappointed with the food. Crofters Pie is a substantial meal consisting of mince, haggis topped with mashed "tatties" with local vegetables. Consult the online menus...More

Thank donald6159
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great meal on Thursday with my Family. Friendly staff and a warm welcome. Atmosphere was perfect and will be back the next time in the area.

Thank thomas m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited when we were in the area on holiday -- beautiful position looking out to sea. I had macaroni -cheese which was delicious but over priced at around £13:00 good sized portion but there was no vegetables or salad accompanying it . Husband had crofters...More

Thank anniefuff946
Don C, Owner at The Shieling Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review . Pricing can be quite tricky for certain items . We use good quality cheese and the macaroni comes with chips, baked potato or garlic bread which can be substituted for salad or veggies if you'd have preferred..And of course...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited twice in a week for a lunch then a dinner. Great choice on menu & food is superb - highly recommended as a place to visit

Thank skyesmum2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice local eatery with good food and atmosphere. I missed out on the scones as my wife went in first and got the last one but the shortbread was fine. Couches and ordinary seats are available and that makes for a cosy experience.Overall a very...More

Thank Yellodog117
Reviewed 14 July 2017

We have had dinner here on numerous occasions over the years and can report consistently good food and service. It is in a very pleasant location on the main rod through Gairloch near to the GALE Centre. It has windows overlooking the loch and has...More

Thank profjoypc
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Dogs are allowed
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Macintyre Road, Gairloch IV21 2BH, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Gairloch
  • Phone Number: +44 1445 712888
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Pleasant bar and restaurant serving breakfast , lunch and dinner . Lovely views over to the Isle of Skye. Average prices . Snack menu .Childrens menu.Coffee lounge. Outside seating for 30 people. Free wifi for customers. HOURS ARE : Monday 10 till 4 pm Tuesday through Saturday 10 till 4 pm and 6 pm till 8 pm ( last orders) SUNDAY CLOSED
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