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Blue Shed Cafe

Torrin, Scotland
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“toasties” (19 reviews)
“cake” (31 reviews)
“soup” (23 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Torrin, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 November 2018

Called in for quick lunch last week on the road from Broadford to Elgol on Skye . Lovely warm welcome, spotlessly clean, big windows to take in the amazing views. Food hot and fresgly prepared. The Veggy Haggis was absolutely fabulous. Plenty of maps and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank keith p
Reviewed 3 November 2018

Exploring the back country of Skye we came across this cafe and couldn't believe our luck that it was still open. A warm welcome, excellent pot of tea and fantastic cake. Well worth calling in if you're nearby.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Steve B
Reviewed 27 September 2018

This place is a real gem, and has some of the best home made cakes to be found anywhere on the Island. Following a long day, we called in for some food, but we caught them at the very end of the day as they...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Market S
Reviewed 25 September 2018

Just decided to pop in here and was pleasantly surprised. Really busy, Great tea and cake, but what made it fo rme is the local information, leaflets etc available including recent wildlife sitings, Great views over Loch Slapin and mountains, The cafe is in the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Adam B
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

Great tea room in the middle of nowhere, with homemade cakes and sandwiches. Great views, even when it is pouring with rain, as it was when we called in. Friendly owners, will call in again

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Jack L
Reviewed 20 September 2018

This doesn't look much from the outside but great cake and sandwiches are served hear with a warm smile and chat from he owners with great views it certainly worth a visit.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Ralfie1957
Reviewed 13 August 2018

The Blue Shed cafe has great snacks and teas and coffees. The views of the Cuillin Hills are fantastic on a good day. A great place to visit.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Sunseeker227135
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

We went out of our way to eat here! On the road to elgol with a stunning vista. Excellent gf options,especially the cakes. Busy but not overrun in the height of season. Perfect refuge’

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Kitten84
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

This lovely restaurant on Skye has beautiful views and warm and friendly staff. It is a few miles down a single track road with free ranging sheep to dodge now and then. It’s worth the side trip. The coffee was superb and my wife and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
3  Thank Barry R
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Refuge from the rain with good hot tea and a fine selection of cake. Art work on the walls to buy and leaflets on points of interest. Note that not everyone respects th engaged sign on the looked!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Sally W
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Cynthia P
28 June 2017|
Response from Jkad43 | Reviewed this property |
Have a look at there web site. They are closed tuesdays and Wednesday. Open 12 noon to 5pm on a Sunday and the rest of the week open 10.30 to 5 pm. But when I've been on web site there's a couple of days they are closed. I... More
28 November 2015|
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Response from Jonathan R | Reviewed this property |
Best bet - go there and find out! You won't be disappointed either way.....😃
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Torrin, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  The Hebrides  >  Isle of Skye  >  Torrin
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