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Coran, Shieldaig IV54 8XN, Scotland
+44 1520 755787
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good24%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cake” (36 reviews)
“scones” (18 reviews)
“soup” (18 reviews)
Seafood, Cafe, Healthy, Soups, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Coran, Shieldaig IV54 8XN, Scotland
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

We stepped in here by chance on our way to north Scotland, on a kind of detour to Lochinver. It felt (intentionally) a bit like grandma's kitchen, and some of the personnel seems to be involved in this cafe for a longer time... They offered...More

Thank he-H767
Reviewed 18 November 2017

We were on the road from Ullapool to the Isle of Skye. It was time for a break from our driving…and for a snack too! We stopped at Nanny's. They've been in operation since 2008 and have done well enough that they built a new...More

Thank BigDaddyDave55138
Reviewed 6 November 2017

It was a cool and rainy morning. Just the right time to stop at Nanny's, very cozy restaurant. The hot chocolate with marshmallows and cream plus a fruit scone with jam and cream was just what the morning needed. Lovely area but with the rain...More

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Reviewed 29 October 2017

We stopped at this little cafe on our tour of the Highlands. I definitely can say that I had the best hot chocolate and scone I have ever tasted. The hot chocolate was rich and the scone was perfect and served with fresh jam and...More

Thank ntflady
Lynnpin755, Owner at Nanny's, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

We shut at the weekend for the season so this is possibly our final review for this year. Thank you so much for taking the time to write such kind words, we all very much appreciate it. Lynn

Reviewed 26 October 2017

One of a very few places to stop for coffee on the coast road round the Applecross peninsula, Nanny's serves good coffee and tasty cakes. Paintings and local crafts also for sale.

Thank Rita C
Lynnpin755, Owner at Nanny's, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2017

Glad you enjoyed your coffee and cake at Nanny's. Lynn

Reviewed 23 October 2017

great cafe with fantastic views out the front, very clean, very nice staff that made you feel welcome, and they made a great bacon roll : )

Thank Paul I
Lynnpin755, Owner at Nanny's, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2017

Thank's for taking the time to write such a lovely review about Nanny's, we really appreciate it. Lynn

Reviewed 22 October 2017

We had coffees and some great cakes here one afternoon. Fantastic views of Shieldaig Bay. Friendly staff.

Thank Donald F
Lynnpin755, Owner at Nanny's, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2017

Thank you, we appreciate you taking the time to write a review, (not sure where Torridon Post Office is though). Lynn

Reviewed 22 October 2017

This is an outstanding small restaurant with amazing home made food and a great view the staff were wonderful too and very friendly. Great value for money and the seafood special was delicious. Everything is very fresh.

Thank CarnegieHoward
Lynnpin755, Owner at Nanny's, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2017

Thank you so much, your feedback means a lot to us. Lynn

Reviewed 20 October 2017

We have been coming to Nanny's since the days of the old hut. Whenever we are in Toriddon, we make sure of a stop at Nanny's. The food is great, the service first class and the staff are always very friendly. They also have a...More

Thank Erskine J
Lynnpin755, Owner at Nanny's, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2017

Always nice to have returning customers who remember the little tin shed. Thank you for writing such a lovely review. Lynn

Reviewed 15 October 2017

Stopped off to have a look at Shieldaig, and being mid afternoon, coffee and cake was high on the agenda. Had seen Nanny's mentioned in a guide to the NC500, but what we found was even better than expected. It's a joy in the autumn...More

Thank Clare L
Lynnpin755, Owner at Nanny's, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2017

Thank you. We do try hard to perfect our flat whites! Glad you enjoyed your visit to Nanny's and hope to see you again sometime. Lynn

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 35
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 am - 12:15 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Coran, Shieldaig IV54 8XN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Ross and Cromarty  >  Shieldaig
  • Phone Number: +44 1520 755787
  • E-mail
Nanny's ia a small family run cafe situated on the shores of Loch Shieldaig. Food is freshly prepared to order with local produce being used as much as possible, including shell fish caught daily in Loch Torridon. Great coffee, tasty home bakes and a friendly service awaits you.
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