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Loch Bay Restaurant

1-2 Macleod Terrace | Waternish, Isle of Skye, Stein IV55 8GA, Scotland
+44 1470 592235
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good11%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1-2 Macleod Terrace | Waternish, Isle of Skye, Stein IV55 8GA, Scotland
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

First of all, the food was stunning. We opted for the three course option and each plate of food was fantastic. Equally impressive were the staff- the service was impeccable. The chap who served us was relaxed, informative and extremely attentive but without being overbearing-...More

Thank Stuart H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A fantastic place to eat, from beginning yo end. The waiter from the north of England was absolutely fantastic and really made our meal to be honest! Loved the desert and would recommend the duck! We had lunch but would love to return for dinner....More

Thank Em R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Attentive hosts, quiet ambience in a small dining area, really good food nicely presented. Excellent and unpretentious service and absolutely unhurried atmosphere. Appreciated the personal approach to booking a table, quite different to the nearby Three Chimneys restaurant whose website demanded a credit card number...More

Thank Wally1867
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very cosy little restaurant that serves tasty food! The Mackrell pate is 👌and the wine is excellent. A must visit on skye but be sure to book.

Thank Ambassador75282
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Loch Bay for lunch and had a fantastic time. Service is excellent. They had noted my wife’s dietary requirements from our booking and discussed the menu options with her when we arrived. The food was outstanding presentation and taste was the best I’ve had...More

Thank Jameso744
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A 176 mile round trip for lunch to Michael Smiths highly acclaimed restaurant. Michelin star maybe but unpretentious,welcoming and food to die for! Was it worth the trip , undoubtedly and will re visit again shortly

Thank richjane16
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Warm welcome, friendly atmosphere wonderful food and they offer chips!!! Don’t we all need the occasional chip? We will be back

Thank Travelling_Trainers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful food prepared with great care and skill, excellent and welcoming service, best meal we have had in a long time. See you next year!

Thank iolo w
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Discovering this little gem in our holiday village of Stein was amazing! We had lunch here on our last day and are glad we did! Service was understated, yet exceptional, the building is a delight, and the food, fabulous.

Thank Relax312501
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We recently booked the Loch Bay restaurant on a family trip to Skye and were delighted with the beautiful food. It’s a small and cosy relaxed room with only room for 22 covers...makes it feel really exclusive...perfect! We chose the 5 course taster menu and...More

Thank Sanj2810
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Questions & Answers
14 May 2018|
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Response from LochBayManagement | Property representative |
Yes we accept credit cards except American Express.
24 November 2017|
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Response from DerrickJS | Reviewed this property |
Check with them direct. If you are on Facebook they are there with the opening hours but seem to recall from chatting to them they may be closed over Jan. if so try Scorrybreac in Portree.
Deborah S
20 September 2017|
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Response from LochBayManagement | Property representative |
Hi Deborah, The majority of our dishes if not gluten-free already can be modified to make them so. With advance warning of gluten free requirements we can have freshly baked bread and nibbles ready for you as well.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 35 - US$ 72
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
12:15 PM - 1:30 PM
5:30 PM - 8:45 PM
12:15 PM - 1:30 PM
6:15 PM - 8:45 PM
12:15 PM - 1:30 PM
6:15 PM - 8:45 PM
12:15 PM - 1:30 PM
6:15 PM - 8:45 PM
5:30 PM - 8:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-2 Macleod Terrace | Waternish, Isle of Skye, Stein IV55 8GA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  The Hebrides  >  Isle of Skye  >  Stein
  • Phone Number: +44 1470 592235
  • E-mail
An intimate and contemporary Scottish restaurant with classic French influences in the beautiful fishing village of Stein, Isle of Skye.
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