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Elgol Shop

Elgol, Elgol IV49 9BL, Scotland
+44 1471 866329
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good33%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Elgol, Elgol IV49 9BL, Scotland
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Reviews (69)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Found this little shop and cafe halfway down the steep descent into Elgol. Lovely Squat lobster roll, excellent coffee and cakes. Small gift shop. Great view of Elgol village and the Culins from here.

Thank Pam D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for tea and sat outside. Good home baking. We had lemon drizzle cake and cheese scone. Food was very good, home baking.

Thank Stuart B
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Situated at the end of the town hall. Lovely little cafe, shop and gifts. We had teas and coffees and homemade cakes which were very welcome after a slow journey up due to the highland cow rush hour holding us up a little!! We bought...More

Thank Kim M
Reviewed 30 March 2017

We drove from Broadford to Elgol, stopping off for a long walk on the way. We drove to the end of the Glen, hoping for a cafe but not expecting one. There were no signs for the cafe. We discovered it when we got to...More

Thank AliB365
Reviewed 20 December 2016

We were staying down the road at Pier House and we really appreciated having some decent coffee close by. The shop has a few bits and pieces to make it easy enough to get the essentials without having to drive back to Broadford. Loved the...More

Thank llb1996
Reviewed 7 December 2016

We were so thankful to find this little gem of a store that makes delicious coffee. The ladies in the shop were very helpful with giving us tips on the best places for photos

Thank Nicole C
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Great small shop for coffee tea and snacks. Also have a small gift item section and everyday essentials. Homemade cakes really good.

Thank Suresh B
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Just what we were looking for - a good local shop with more than adequate selection of simple lunch options

Thank Sol-Dev
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Shame because it looked like quite a nice wee shop but I found the lady serving to be very rude. My wife and I had sat outside, I took the cups and plates back inside and was ignored as she continued her conversation with someone...More

Thank hughcunningham
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

A lovely little shop/cafe in the quiet village of elgol. We spent a short time here as we just drove until we could drive no more and there was elgol. We popped in here for some tea and cake, bought myself a souvenir Elgol mug,...More

Thank Charlotte S
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William M
Is the Cuillin view coffee shop owned by mad John and Gail please and is it open now November 13 or closed for winter? Many thanks C.
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.
Bruno L
Hello, I'd like to know weather I can find here some food and drink to bring with us for our day trip to loch coruisk
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

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
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10:00 - 17:00
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
The Elgol Shop