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Elgol Shop

Elgol, Elgol IV49 9BL, Scotland
+44 1471 866329
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good31%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“sandwiches” (10 reviews)
“soup” (13 reviews)
“cake” (9 reviews)
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Cafe, Scottish, British, Soups
Elgol, Elgol IV49 9BL, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 87 reviews

Reviewed 12 October 2018

This place is at the end of a 15mile one-lane road with passing places and some scenery but nothing as dramatic as elsewhere on the island. Our soups were OK.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Graham W
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Cafe was completely full so they set another table up for us in the hall so we could have soup and a roll Nd a fab cup of tea. Lovely thing to do as we were freezing and soaking wet. Soup amazing. Brilliant wee place...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Reviewed 17 August 2018

Fantastic scones! Hot chocolate and sponge cake OK in my opinion, but my husband enjoyed. They had wifi and we had not had access in about a week, it was much needed!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Sonia M
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Great wee shop/ cafe , staff very friendly and very reasonably priced, great place for something to eat before boat trip

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank dezyboy1970
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

What a find ! Very busy and coping well. Offering snacks and sandwiches to tired travellers. Oasis in the desert!!!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Z1027GMdenisew
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Everything about Elgol is amazing. Loved the shop and how friendly everyone was. Perfect. The Lobster rolls were the best I’ve ever tasted!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Caz R
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Extremely friendly service, lovely scones,cakes and snacks washed down with tea and hot chocolate. We were graced with the sun's presence so sat outside enjoying the spectacular scenery and chatting to other visitors. The shop also offers a good range of locally produced arts and...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank LynneDougan
Reviewed 20 June 2018

Nice home made cake, and the sandwiches were excellent and locally sourced, too. Definitely one of our better finds.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank MosesL
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

After a day walking and trekking I just needed a refill of Very Good Cup a Tea and a Good Rest and I though I’ll come to Elgol Shop and the Staff was awesome and very helpful and this is the best place to be...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Motahir S
Reviewed 17 June 2018

We had filled rolls, cakes and coffee - all were delicious and affordably priced. Service was friendly. Thoroughly enjoyed our lunch.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank fiona07
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Questions & Answers
Matthew R
27 June 2018|
Response from Islandwifie | Property representative |
Hello, mon -sat 10-5
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.
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 Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, Scottish, British, Soups
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
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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