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Food & Drinks in Kirkwall

Brig Larder

This excellent produce shop in a noble old central building has fine Orkney meat, fish and cheeses and is perfect for finding posh picnic fare or an edible souvenir. There's also a good selection of expertly marshal…
Jewellery in Kirkwall

Sheila Fleet

Orkney's best-known jewellery designer creates some exquisite pieces seemingly lit from within. She draws on local traditions and storytelling for her creations. If you want to see them being made you can visit her …
Drinks in East Mainland to South Ronaldsay

Orkney Wine Company

The Orkney Wine Company has handmade wines produced with berries, flowers and vegetables, all naturally fermented. Get stuck into some strawberry-rhubarb wine or blackcurrant port – unusual flavours but surprisingly…
Art in South Ronaldsay

Hoxa Tapestry Gallery

Leila Thomson's sweeping tapestry creations channel Orkney's landscapes and seascapes, as do her daughter's paintings, in this gallery three miles from the ferry at St Margaret's Hope.
Jewellery in Kirkwall

Aurora

This jewellery store features the work of three Orcadian designers, with their beautiful earrings, brooches and necklaces inspired by local landscapes and history.
Jewellery in Kirkwall

Longship

The Longship, established in 1859, has Orkney-made crafts, food, gifts and exquisite designer jewellery across adjacent shops.
Arts & Crafts in Kirkwall

Judith Glue

This absorbing shop has some fine handmade knitwear as well as an eclectic range of Orkney crafts and souvenirs.
Books in Kirkwall

Orcadian Bookshop

This bookshop, located on Kirkwall's main shopping street, has a great selection of local books and newspapers.
Arts & Crafts in Stromness

Waterfront Gallery

One of many craft shops along the main street of Stromness, this likeable grotto covers a lot of bases, offering quality local artwork, woollen items, jewellery, music and edibles.