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The Pier

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Cafe, Healthy,
| Lochside, Lairg IV27 4EG, Scotland
+44 1549 402971
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (118 reviews)
“cakes” (50 reviews)
“toasties” (20 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Hours
Cafe, Healthy, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
| Lochside, Lairg IV27 4EG, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were here for lunch after a walk at falls of shin. Our lunch was lovely. Good sized portions. Great service very attentive staff. I would definitely recommend this place. Deserts were delicious.

Thank Elaine M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Amazing food and amazing atmosphere, roaring fire, beautiful view, just all in all amazing 😊 Ps you must try the cheesecakes yummy!!!

Thank Footprints430411
Reviewed 4 days ago

We stopped off here after the first leg of a long journey south from Durness. The Pier is a delightful dog friendly place serving delicious food. We sat outside by the lochside (although the dog was welcome inside as well) and enjoyed a generously stuffed...More

Thank Harrierman
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hopped in for a quick lunch but seamed to take forever. Food nice and fresh, nice ambiance lovely view of the sea.

Thank Anne S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Consistently excellent & very popular. Good service & great food. Full of local people and visitors. Fish & chips excellent. Scallops fresh & well presented. Burger perfectly acceptable.

Thank highlandwanderer2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a find! Stopped here while up in the highlands and being told about it by a friend. Some of the best food I have ever had the pleasure of eating. Not over thought just simple and honest high quality eating. The soup was wonderful...More

1  Thank TheRealJimmyGalaxy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friends took us here for lunch today - excellent. Food, location and staff all excellent, as to was the value for money.

Thank Colin B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stoped just for a coffee. But we could not resist the cake selection. I enjoyed a banoffee sponge cake and my wife a superb fruit and nut slice..Afterwards we were able to sit at the water's edge and I was tempted to have a...More

Thank EKandBSK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice service, very friendly. Food is good and reasonably priced. The view is beautiful and makes the decent food even better. Their fish and chips were very good and they had a nice dessert selection

Thank Keith H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate a late lunch here and left happy. My wife had an "excellent" grilled ham and cheese sandwich, while I had three starters: vegetable soup, haggis sliders on little brioche buns, and a seafood platter with smoked trout, smoked salmon, and crab paté, all...More

Thank Robert M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Lochside, Lairg IV27 4EG, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Caithness and Sutherland  >  Lairg
  • Phone Number: +44 1549 402971
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