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The Jac-O-Bite Restaurant

) #3 of 11 Restaurants in Kyle of Lochalsh $$ - $$$ British,
87 On the Main A Road | Glenshiel, Kyle of Lochalsh IV40 8HN, Scotland
+44 1599 511347
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good25%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“scampi” (4 reviews)
“lovely view” (4 reviews)
“beer batter” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Scottish
$$ - $$$
87 On the Main A Road | Glenshiel, Kyle of Lochalsh IV40 8HN, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Great wee place for a meal. Not fine dining but delicious home cooked comfort food. I had the liver and bacon which was really delicious. Staff were very friendly. Would certainly recommend this restaurant. The only small niggle I would mention was that one of...More

Thank Anne T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Couldn't be more helpful and very pleasant. Rock cake and angel cake were superb. Recommended. Just a 10 minute drive from Skye bridge and worth the break from travelling.

Thank Fifescots
Reviewed 1 week ago

Small quirky place but with a great view to enjoy a meal. Was very busy place and they had to turn people away. despite this we were lucky to get a table and despite being busy the staff were really nice and the food was...More

Thank roger c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is your only choice in this area, and for that be thankful. The place is a bit run down, but at the same time I really enjoyed it. It is what you want being in remote area's in Scotland. So, do nt expect high...More

Thank hansfaber
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

With very little choice of restaurants but the need to eat, it was good to find that the Jac-o-bite offered a good range of dishes on the menu to fill empty tummies at the end of a day out! We missed having an option of...More

Thank Edwinaj
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went looking for somewhere to eat and came across this little restaurant. The meals were excellent and my wife had a number of gluten free options available to her. The service was very good and the staff extremely pleasant.

Thank Brian T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped for a quick bite on our way to Skye crossing. Simple well prepared food, polite staff, lovely view. Tip: amazing tap water. I know it's odd and all, but have you ever walked in the woods, enjoying fresh smell of wet moss and foliage?...More

Thank motherwort
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On the way to Portree, my wife and I were driving later and didn't think anything would be open when we arrived at our destination. Stopped at this place by chance and we're sure glad we did. The service was very friendly and attentive as...More

Thank NE_Atlantic2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I met a friend here and had the best burger I have ever tasted. It was sublime. My boyfriend had the soup which he also said was delicious and the service was fantastic. Just what I was looking for. Definitely stop off...More

Thank Emma S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

At short notice we decided to go the the Jac-O-Bite for a meal. The place was busy on arrival, but we had booked a table. The waiting staff made us very welcome and very efficient throughout the night. The food was excellent from start to...More

Thank CameronMacRae
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Hi, we would like to know if your restaurant is open in the evening of the 8 of July ?! Family Mylemans from Belgium
25 May 2015|
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Response from Larsonsmummy | Reviewed this property |
I only visited the restaurant - not the owner of the establishment. They have a Facebook page - you could try contacting them via that. Hope you have a lovely holiday in beautiful Scotland :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
British, Scottish
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 87 On the Main A Road | Glenshiel, Kyle of Lochalsh IV40 8HN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Lochalsh  >  Kyle of Lochalsh
  • Phone Number: +44 1599 511347
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