Seafood in Mallaig

Fish Market Restaurant

At least half-a-dozen signs in Mallaig advertise ‘seafood restaurant’, but this bright, modern, bistro-style place next to the harbour is our favourite, serving simply prepared scallops, smoked salmon, mussels,...

Cafe in Mallaig

Tea Garden

On a sunny day the Tea Garden's terrace cafe, with its flowers, greenery and cosmopolitan backpacker staff, can feel more like the Med than Mallaig. The coffee is good, and the house speciality is a pint glass...

Fish & Chips in Mallaig


Owned by a third-generation fish merchant's family, Mallaig's chippy serves superbly fresh fish and chips, as well as kippers, prawns and other seafood.

Cafe in Mallaig

Fish Market Coffee Shop

This busy cafe does a roaring trade in delicious, hot roast-beef rolls with horseradish sauce, and scones with clotted cream and jam.

Museum in Mallaig

Mallaig Heritage Centre

The village’s rainy-day attractions are limited to this heritage centre, which covers the archaeology and history of the region, including the heart-rending tale of the Highland Clearances in Knoydart.