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Loch Croispol - CLOSED

2 Craft Village, Durness IV27 4PT, Scotland
+44 1971 511777
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible16%
12 Nov 2014
“Its now closed!”
1 Sep 2014
“CLOSED”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly
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2 Craft Village, Durness IV27 4PT, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 24 reviews

Reviewed 12 November 2014

I have visited this book shop and cafe many times and thoroughly enjoyed the experience, Unfortunately on my holiday this year in early September I drove to the craft village and found to my disappointment it was closed up and the shop was completely empty...More

Thank Sarah F
Reviewed 2 September 2014

Closed and abandoned when we visited the area, like so much of Balnakiel Craft Village. A shame as it looked nice. I wish I could recommend somewhere else, but we couldn't find anywhere open in the mornings.

Thank Jangala
Reviewed 4 June 2014

The people were amazing and the food was the best..we sat all afternoon reading Roger McGough while eating the best homemade food in the world. These people love books and art and they love people. An absolute delight. And then to the beach where we...More

Thank EllaCobert
Reviewed 3 March 2014

Loch Croispal Bookshop was a place where you could enjoy a Hot Bowl of Soup and read a book. You were always welcome by Kevin and Simon who made you feel at home, it is a great shame that the place I love having my...More

1  Thank Eli D
Reviewed 10 February 2014

Very welcoming, friendly atmosphere. Fantastic stock of books, both second hand and new, also featuring work from locals. Food is superb, forget the previous review of 'hunt for the lentil', I had that soup and it was a thoroughly delightful meal! Awesome place.

Thank Scottiedog212
Reviewed 29 October 2013

It's a second hand bookshop with not much stock or range and the cafe part didn't really do it for us so we went across the road to the Cocoa Mountain.

1  Thank Max W
Reviewed 25 October 2013

Not knowing any better (unfortunately) we ended up here for a late lunch. No welcoming atmosphere and untidy surroundings - we really should have left but my other half had driven all morning and was hungry. The owner(?) was very slow at clearing up the...More

2  Thank luxuryaddict
Reviewed 24 October 2013

This restaurant/bookshop is just amazing, I went here 4 times during my stay in durness, they have new books and second hand but with a great variety, and their food is delicious! Especially the chocolate cake, I had this to die for creation twice and...More

1  Thank GracefulBlackbird
Reviewed 28 August 2013

Fantastic little cafe packed with books and the staff were very friendly indeed. It's pretty typical cafe type food but we were very happy with what we had (I had the veggie breakfast, kids enjoyed the chips). They were very busy when we were there...More

Thank SwanseaMum
Reviewed 27 August 2013

a quirky place, masses of books of course, but some lovely prints and original art in the tiny gallery. I expect I'm a bit biased about it because I found a book I've been trying to get for ages. Nice tea (proper tea with tea...More

Thank JustaMo
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  • Address: 2 Craft Village, Durness IV27 4PT, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Caithness and Sutherland  >  Durness
  • Phone Number: +44 1971 511777
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