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The Cabin

) #6 of 10 Restaurants in Mallaig ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Seafood, British,
Mallaig Delivery Office Davies Brae, Mallaig PH41 4PU, Scotland
+44 1687 462207
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pasta dishes” (7 reviews)
“langoustines” (16 reviews)
“salmon” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, British, Scottish, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Mallaig Delivery Office Davies Brae, Mallaig PH41 4PU, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 151 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We enjoyed a lunch here on our visit to Mallaig. The restaurant says it closes at 2.30pm (I THINK!) outside and we arrived at about 5 past 2...they didn't seem to let anyone else in after us though and had put up the closed sign...More

Thank Kip2008
Reviewed 1 week ago

We've eaten here a few times over the past few years and it's always excellent. Lovely atmosphere, great food, great service. I tried the haddock lasagne which was an interesting combination of flavours and textures. Hubby and daughter had the traditional fish and chips. Delicious!

Thank Elaine W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My son and I visited for takeaway fish suppers and curry sauce on a wet camping trip. Having passed a couple of "tourist" style chippies I was keen to try the back alley style more local feel. We were not disappointed! Great portion size, HUGE...More

Thank Heidi H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I stopped here for dinner for one evening and had an ok experience. They were only accepting cash so we settled for soup and a simple entree. Food was good, service was friendly.

1  Thank Business46
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Oh well I was on a day trip to Mallaig and went here based on reviews! My mistake, not authentic fair at all! I ate in because of the inclement weather! It was not busy when I arrived. I had the basic fish and chips...More

Thank 202MaryO
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was very good indeed and the staff were very efficient and friendly. Having had traditional fish the previous day, an Italian style meal was a welcome change. Good value too. Cannot fault it.

1  Thank richard_j_selby
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came in to eat before my ferry ride to Isle of Skye. The dining area was small and fully crowded. One waitress worked alone with all the guests. The menu was marked with gluten free and vegetarian options. Unfortunately it took 40 minutes to get...More

Thank mikoMS
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Stopped into the Cabin whilst waiting for the steam train to return to Fort William. Looked like it was going to be chips for the coeliac, but on enquiring about gluten free options was told they had gluten free pasta! Result! Tasty gluten free pasta...More

1  Thank 11sunshine71
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We were on the Jacobite train and as the several hundred people de-trained we used our previous Trip Advisor knowledge to beeline for The Cabin. Tucked away behind the main restaurant is their takeaway window. We were the first ones there and enjoying excellent Fish...More

1  Thank Yorks G
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Five of us ate here for a farewell to Mallaig meal. The Cabin is a quirky,intimate restaurant located in the heart of Mallaig. Our warm welcome from Waitress Leanne set us up for a thoroughly enjoyable evening. Difficult to choose from an exceptionally well balanced...More

1  Thank georgia6Scotland
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 35
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Cash Only
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mallaig Delivery Office Davies Brae, Mallaig PH41 4PU, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Lochaber  >  Mallaig
  • Phone Number: +44 1687 462207
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