Eating out

There are several places to eat out but it is best to check timetables out of season and advised to book in the busy summer months.

The Badachro Inn

Badachro Inn

This is one of our favourite spots. Fabulous location overlooking the sea with a warm and friendly atmosphere.  You can go here alone and feel relaxed or turn up with a bunch of children and dogs and feel equally welcome. Lunches and dinner served. Open all winter but on restricted days. The Badachro Inn 'Stag and Dough' pizza van is now open, serving some seriously excellent aritsan pizzas!


Badachro, Gairloch, Wester Ross, IV21 2AA

Tel: 01445 741255


Coast Coffee Co.

Friendly cafe in convenient harbour location to watch the boats come and go. Also serves excellent home baking and tea and scones.

Harbour Centre, Pier Road, Gairloch, Wester Ross, IV21 2BQ

Tel: 01445 712437


Shieldaig Lodge Hotel

A fantastic location, mostly for evening meals but also has a bar with an extensive hand picked gin and whisky menu. Fine dining with excellent food.  Stalking and fishing also available here.


The Aultbea Hotel

This is under new management and I'm not sure what is happening (if anything?!)

Aultbea, Wester Ross, North West Scotland, IV22 2HX

Tel: 01445 731201


Isle of Ewe Smokehouse - Smoked food products & sales

Quality Smoked foods producer in Aultbea, with sales of cheeses, fish, and other artisan foods.

The Smokehouse, Ormiscaig, Aultbea, IV22 2JJ

Tel: 01445 731304


The Steading

A great little cafe/restaurant with a log burning stove and home baking as well as antipasta, cheese platters etc.  Warm friendly staff. Located behind the Museum in Gairloch.


The Shieling

Located in Gairloch at the head of the Loch, with picnic benches outside overlooking the sea.  Serves a great cullen skink.


Gairloch Golf Club

Good friendly service for soup, sandwiches etc.


Further Afield...


The Gille Brigdhe, in Diabaig is a deligtful restuarant, perfect for lunch outside on a sunny day enjoying beautiful views. It won the “top eatery” award in the Highlands 2016. I highly recomend making the trip if you have time!

Gille Brighde, Diabaig, Wester Ross, IV22 2HE

Tel: 01445 790 245


Kishorn Seafood Bar - Award winning fresh seafood bar

The winner of many awards over the years, Kishorn seafood bar features fresh seafood with imaginative cooking and presentation at Kishorn.

Kishorn, Strathcarron, Wester Ross , IV54 8XA

Tel: 01520 733240


The Applecross Inn has a long standing reputation for good food and friendly service.  It recently carried off the award for friendliest pub 2016.




Contact details

Glenview bookings are operated by Wester Ross Retreats.

Contact: Wendy

Wester Ross Retreats

+44 (0)1445 712 179


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