Catch of the day
The Isle of Skye has an outstanding larder and our chefs throughout the island use the best produce available from the land and the sea. The Highlands and Islands are home to some of the world’s finest suppliers of meat, game, fish and shellfish, vegetables and herbs.
Some restaurants close between October and April each year.
We highly recommend making reservations in advance.
Tongadale Hotel – Offers quality and big portions for a great price, at this traditional Highland bar/restaurant located on Wentworth Street Call 01478 612115
The Tianavaig View & The Well Plaid Restaurant. – Two restaurants in the royal hotel offering a selection of scottish fayre. Call 01478 612525
Tomita Sushi’s a great industrial themed sit-in or take-away option, extensive menu with great quality and friendly service – you can pre order via Facebook Messenger, or call 01478 613241 to book a table or order take-away.
Fat Panda Takeaway – A local favourite strictly takeaway only, open 6 days a week it can be very busy so you can pre-order earlier in the day to avoid disappointment also you can click the link to order online for pick up or Call 01478 613210
Caberfeidh Bar & Restaurant – Formerly the very stylish carroy house, new management have taken over for 2022 and this year it is restricted to offer cocktails and pizza.
Red Brick Cafe @ Jans – A hidden gem widely used by locals set inside a DIY shop. Tasty, uncomplicated and healthy food is always freshly made on the premises.
Book in Advance – Skye is busy all year round and finding a table can be a struggle without a reservation.
We are unable to make reservations at restaurants due to cancellation policies
Our favourite’s on Skye…and Raasay
Best overall: Skye’s newest, and definite must dine experience Calum Montgomery’s, Edinbane Lodge – casual fine-dining in a 16th century Highland lodge.
Visit Edinbane Lodge
Best Seafood: While not forgetting the clootie dumpling souffle which is a revelation! Michael Smith Loch Bay Restaurant – a contemporary Scottish restaurant with classic French influences.
Visit Lochbay Restaurant
Best experience: The Oyster Shed.
Visit The Oyster Shed (lunch only)
Best service: The surprising, inspiring, delicious, and impeccable Kinloch Lodge.
Visit Kinloch Lodge
Best location : 10 mins drive north of Portree, West Pier restaurant at Skeabost Hotel offers casual dining serving lunch and dinner with spectacular views over Loch Snizort. Visit Skeabost Hotel
Best Afternoon Tea : Flodigary offers Seafood dining experiences as well as a La Carte offerings we love it though for afternoon tea, with a lovely view Visit Flodigary Hotel
Best in Raasay : Skye can be quite busy and Raasay a short boat trip away can be looked upon as Skye’s best kept secret – we pop over for lunch on lovely sunny days, grab a picnic bench and enjoy also open for dinner. Visit Raasay House
Best value : 10 mins drive to the south of Portree, Seumas’ Bar at Sligachan Hotel serves meals 4 days a week, ( We believe its not open Mon-Tuesday ) between 12pm – 9pm from April until the end of October. Visit Sligachan Hotel PLEASE CALL IN ADVANCE TO CHECK OPENING.
Could we tempt you with a wee dram?
Skye is as famous for it’s food as it is for it’s whisky, gin & craft beers!
Visit Raasay Distillery ( Raasay ) Alex’s favourite whisky a fantastic experience witnessing first hand the fusion of tradition and contemporary thinking at the Isle of Raasay’s first legal distillery,
Visit Talisker Distillery (Carbost). The oldest working distillery on the Isle of Skye is set on the shores of Loch Harport, with dramatic views of the Cuillins, producing an alluring, sweet, full-bodied single malt which is so easy to enjoy.
Visit Cuillin Brewery (Sligachan). A uniquely located Craft Brewery, nestling between formidable mountains and surrounded by wild moorland.
Or simply relax in Portree at one of our bars.
Our favourites for:
- Cocktails – Cuillin Hills hotel
- Whisky & Gin – The Merchant Bar, Portree