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The Isle of Skye Baking Company

Old Skye Wool Mill Dunvegan Road | off Dunvegan Road, Portree IV51 9HF, Scotland
+44 1478 612669
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“bread” (127 reviews)
“cakes” (79 reviews)
“soup” (19 reviews)
Cafe, British, Soups, Scottish, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Old Skye Wool Mill Dunvegan Road | off Dunvegan Road, Portree IV51 9HF, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I liked this coffee as it was hidden from the main road and tourists. It looked to me it is combined with the gallery which is upstairs. Anyway, the coffee was really good and they had homemade cakes, bread and all other stuff. everything was...More

Thank Andyse
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly service, fabulous food great GF options a must for people looking for a neat, tidy and locally run place to eat lunch, snacks or tea and cake. Eat in or takeaway

Reviewed 11 February 2018

Portree can be a nightmare in summer with no parking and long waits for a table in a restaurant but the Isle of Skye Baking Company is tucked away enough to avoid those pitfalls. Lovely home made soups, breads, sandwiches and cakes in a trendy...More

1  Thank Pamela H
Reviewed 17 January 2018

I loved this place and went back several times. The baking/food is by far the best in Portree; make the effort and go a few minutes out of your way (its not in the town), the food is well worth it. The breads were amazing;...More

Thank SaintmarkLondon
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

Called in for breakfast, food was okay, wood burner was most welcome as it was a cold day. Very disappointed to be served coffee in cardboard cups, food on paper plates and cutlery that resembled cardboard. As we were sitting in I didn't expect to...More

Thank Janet F
Reviewed 1 December 2017

Called in here for coffee. The cakes and tray bakes were quiet large so we shared one between two. The coffee was served in disposable cups and although it was good I'd much prefer a cup and saucer or a mug.

1  Thank mcc409
Reviewed 22 November 2017

Lovely welcoming small bakery that gives you a friendly welcome. Food and drink is top notch and well worth returning for.

3  Thank Glyn B
Reviewed 2 November 2017

First visit while on holiday, a little gem just outside the town centre. Delicious breads and cakes. Well worth a visit, we'll be back next time!

2  Thank Neil C
Reviewed 31 October 2017

So a couple of things to clarify - these guys are a working bakery - you can see them at it through the window - with a cafe as well, and also they have made the decision to use compostable crockery. Once you've got your...More

3  Thank Lacuisineformidable
Skyebakingco, Owner at The Isle of Skye Baking Company, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

This has to be the loveliest review ever. Thank you so much.

Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for the traditional coffee and cake. We tried a lovely toasted bannock bun. It was a pleasant change to see that the cuppa and place were all recyclable. The cafe area had the look of a well known big blue and yellow...More

2  Thank olibot
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$28
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Skye Wool Mill Dunvegan Road | off Dunvegan Road, Portree IV51 9HF, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  The Hebrides  >  Isle of Skye  >  Portree
  • Phone Number: +44 1478 612669
  • E-mail
Food shop with seats - contemporary bakery specialising in artisan bread, shortbread and oatcakes. All food is available in compostible containers for take away or take a seat! Wood burning stove in winter, free parking, child friendly area. Viewing window to watch the bakery in production. Excellent coffee, homemade soups, filled lunch breads and patisserie.
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