DINING OUT – advisable to book all restaurants
Edinbane Inn – www.edinbaneinn.co.uk
Edinbane, IV51 9PW
01470 582 414
Although only open for a couple of years, the restaurant is gaining a strong reputation for producing beautiful food at a reasonable price. Bar Menu available. Considered to be Skye's premier 'bar venue' for traditional music. With a handful of musicians amongst staff, and many more living locally, both arranged and impromptu traditional music sessions are commonplace. To be guaranteed music, go along — with your instruments, if you play — on Sundays 4pm to 6pm. Regular sessions are also supplemented by performances by some of the leading exponents on the Scottish folk music scene. Advisable to book for the restaurant.
The Lodge – www.edinbanelodge.co.uk
Edinbane IV51 9PW
Fine Dining - "A Taste of Skye" - L "A Taste of Skye" reflects a heartfelt passion for Skye and the exceptional, sustainable, seasonal ingredients which can be found, fished, farmed and foraged on the island, chosen with great care, prepared with great pride, and served with a smile in the casual, welcoming atmosphere of a 16th century island lodge, so you can truly experience A Taste of Skye .
The Dunvegan – www.thedunvegan.com
Family friendly Café, open daily – all year round.The Deli Café is open daily for breakfast, lunch, coffee, tea and a selection of home baking. Serving a range of healthy family favourites and tempting treats, including delicate meats, cheeses, salads and innovative vegetarian/vegan options.
In the evening, The Dunvegan transforms into a restaurant serving delicious dishes including Lamb, Seafood and Vegan options as well as some teenage favourites such as homemade burgers and wraps.
There is also a lounge bar with a good selection of Scottish Highlands & Islands gins and malts.
Old School Restaurant – www.oldschoolrestaurant.co.uk/
Local run family restaurant serving up Skye and Scotland’s best produce with a friendly and relaxed atmosphere, popular with locals and visitors.
The Three Chimneys - www.threechimneys.co.uk
Colbost, IV55 8ZT
Fine Dining - Award winning restaurant, book well in advance.
Head Chef, Scott Davies and his kitchen brigade honour the thirty-five year ethos of The Three Chimneys Restaurant by making the absolute most of the rich natural bounty which Skye, Land and Sea have to offer.
Stein Inn - www.stein-inn.co.uk/
Waternish IV55 8GA
01470 592 362
Whether choosing a light lunch or a full three-course evening meal, the emphasis is on good, wholesome food at affordable prices. Evening diners can take advantage of eating in the bar lounges or at a table in the reserved seating area. If weather permits it is also possible to eat alfresco at picnic tables by the shore.
Loch Bay – www.lochbay-restaurant.co.uk
Waternish IV55 8GA
Contemporary Scottish restaurant with classic French influences by Chef Michael Smith