Restaurants

Top Choice Modern Scottish in Portree (Port Righ)

Scorrybreac

Set in the front rooms of what was once a private house, and with just eight tables, Scorrybreac is snug and intimate, offering fine dining without the faff. Chef Calum Munro (son of Donnie Munro, of Gaelic rock ban…
Top Choice Modern Scottish in Duirinish & Waternish

Three Chimneys

Halfway between Dunvegan and Waterstein, the Three Chimneys is a superb romantic retreat combining a gourmet restaurant in a candlelit crofter’s cottage with sumptuous five-star rooms (double £345) in the modern hou…
Top Choice Cafe in Broadford (An T-Ath Leathann)

Cafe Sia

Serving everything from eggs Benedict and cappuccino to cocktails and seafood specials, this appealing cafe specialises in wood-fired pizzas (also available to take away) and superb artisan coffee (yes, that's a cof…
Top Choice Cafe in Duirinish & Waternish

Red Roof Café

Tucked away up a glen, a mile off the main road, this restored 250-year-old byre is a wee haven of home-grown grub. As well as great coffee and cake, there are lunch platters (noon to 3pm) of Skye seafood, game or c…
Top Choice Seafood in Broadford (An T-Ath Leathann)

Creelers

Broadford has several places to eat but one really stands out: Creelers is a small, bustling, no-frills restaurant that serves some of the best seafood on Skye. The house speciality is traditional Marseille bouillab…
Modern Scottish in Portree (Port Righ)

Dulse & Brose

This hotel restaurant sports a relaxed atmosphere, an award-winning chef and a menu that makes the most of Skye produce – including lamb, game, seafood, cheese, organic vegetables and berries – and adds a French twi…
Pub Food in Duirinish & Waternish

Stein Inn

This old country inn dates from 1790 and has a handful of bedrooms (per person £39 to £58), all with sea views, a lively little bar and a delightful beer garden beside the loch – a real suntrap on summer afternoons.…
Cafe in Trotternish

Single Track

This turf-roofed, timber-clad art gallery and espresso bar will be familiar to fans of British TV's Grand Designs – it was featured on the Channel 4 series in 2012. The owners are serious about their coffee, and it'…
Cafe in Portree (Port Righ)

Café Arriba

Arriba is a funky little cafe, brightly decked out in primary colours and offering delicious flatbread melts (bacon, leek and cheese is a favourite), as well as the best choice of vegetarian grub on the island, rang…
Seafood in Portree (Port Righ)

Sea Breezes

Sea Breezes is an informal, no-frills restaurant specialising in local fish and shellfish fresh from the boat – try the impressive seafood platter, a small mountain of langoustines, crab, oysters and lobster (£50 fo…