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Elgol Shop

Elgol, Elgol IV49 9BL, Scotland
+44 1471 866329
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good32%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sandwiches” (8 reviews)
“soup” (9 reviews)
“cake” (7 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Soups
Elgol, Elgol IV49 9BL, Scotland
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Reviewed 31 October 2017

We popped into the shop for something to eat. It's got room for about four people to sit down at two tables. We had a coffee, some home made soup and a cheese scone and a real laugh with some of the local ladies, who'd...More

Thank 526Steph
Reviewed 6 October 2017

A tiny little shop that serves some lovely homemade cakes and filled rolls. Seating inside is very cosy/limited (8 places max), but there's more outside if the weather is nice. Ideal "watering hole" when visiting Elgol. They also sell basic provisions and you can take...More

Thank i4quality
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

We visited here during our first trip to Elgol and arrived after a rather long walk. The home baked fruit scones were a welcome delight together with a yummy fruit slice and two great coffees. The owner was present during our first visit and very...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 17 September 2017

While the pre-packaged sandwiches were good, the baked goods--especially the scones--are excellent. AND you get great advice on what to do and see in Elgol from the owner as a bonus. She is a one-woman chamber of commerce and a total delight, rain or shine....More

Thank Jagggs
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Friendly staff and what a place to visit lovely homemade cakes and gifts and a beautiful view to enjoy will defiantly be back

Thank shaunacraig100
Reviewed 4 September 2017

When you visit Elgol, almost inevitably you'll visit the shop. What a lovely experience. The people were so nice and helpful and simply couldn't do enough to try to help us enjoy our visit. If you want to know anything about Elgol, ask at the...More

Thank MustBe
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Went in here after a wet coastal walk. Staff are really friendly and helpful. Food/drink excellent. It is very small inside therefore table space limited , but a must visit if you go to Elgol. Good parking as well , very useful when dodging the...More

Thank marksalisbury552410
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Popped in for a coffee and cake whilst touring around the area, very nice cafe and very busy ! Had to sit outside as full inside but ok as not raining!

Thank alisonbass
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Popped in for coffee and cake whilst waiting to take a boat trip into the black cuillins. The weather may have been wet and cold however the welcome was warm. Coffee with tasty home baking hit the spot. Friendly staff running a shop and cafe...More

Thank Helen M
Reviewed 19 June 2017

This is a tiny shop and café at Elgol near the shore. It has some nice little gifts and the muffins are to die for. There is not much room inside but it is very cosy and a nice find. Other visitors were enjoying soup...More

Thank Carol C
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William M
14 November 2016|
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Response from Islandwifie | Property representative |
This question is not about my business therefore not really in a position to answer it. I suggest you ask this same question via his trip advisor listing. Regards, Elgol Shop is however open until end Dec if that is any use.
Bruno L
12 August 2016|
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Response from Islandwifie | Property representative |
Hello, we have a selection of files rolls, cakes, etc that you can take on your trip with you or eat in before or after your boat trip.
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Elgol, Elgol IV49 9BL, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  The Hebrides  >  Isle of Skye  >  Elgol
  • Phone Number: +44 1471 866329
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