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Whistle Stop Cafe

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Old Village Hall | Kinlochewe, Kinlochewe IV22 2PE, Scotland
01445 760423
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations

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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great find! Would make a special trip to visit next time!

I stumbled across this delight on a drive to Torridon. The name drew me and and the look and setting of the place! I understand it was the old village hall. Nice warm welcome and plenty of choice. I went for beef and mushroom pie, it was delicious, gravy was to die for! Would have had a sweet but... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 19, 2015
fussyfiona
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Glasgow
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Glasgow
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32 reviews 32 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 NEW

I stumbled across this delight on a drive to Torridon. The name drew me and and the look and setting of the place! I understand it was the old village hall. Nice warm welcome and plenty of choice. I went for beef and mushroom pie, it was delicious, gravy was to die for! Would have had a sweet but too... More 

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Perthshire
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33 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 NEW

Stopped off for lunch. Gorgeous wee place with eclectic decor, nice chunky tables, a warm welcome, interesting art and a cosy stove! Had delicious food. Son said it was the best egg mayo sandwich ever. Tasty soup, imaginative salad and puddings to die for. Also the first decent mug of coffee in a week. This rounded off our hols just... More 

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

The Whistle Stop cafe was once a village hall, and has been transformed into a cosy eatery for that quick bite, or for a delicious three course meal. It is very relaxed and informal, welcoming too - especially when the stove is lit! If your travelling along the A832, this is a must stop, where ever your destination may be.... More 

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

What a great wee find, friendly staff, lovely hot tea and fantastic home baking. Toilets very clean with nice products. Definitely worth a visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

This was a real find! Having found that most places stopped serving lunch at 2pm we were so relieved to find this open! Although the exterior is a little underwhelming, the interior is really welcoming and the food excellent and very well presented. Friendly staff without being too fussy. Wouldn't hesitate to go back or to recommend.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Well guess what Liz never disappoints we all ate there last night and the food was excellant as usual !!! And the real treat of the night was her homemade jam it is most certainly a must buy we ate it for breakfast this morning delicious.

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Preston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

After a week hill walking in the stunning Toridonian scenery we decided to have our last evening meal at the Whistlestop. The food was excellent, with the highlight being the Key Lime Pie. We all thoroughly enjoyed our evening in this quirky little eatery. I wish we had gone in earlier in the week as we would have visited again.... More 

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Whittlesey, null, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

we go every year now when we holiday in torridon. It is simply the best in every way. There is nothing more that needs to be said

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scotland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

Lovely home cooked food served in a brilliant atmosphere by very friendly staff. Looking forward to going back again next year.

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Starkville, Mississippi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

It was last summer that our family of 4 dined at this marvelous restaurant. To this day, we still talk about it often. The way they prepared the food was creative and extraordinary. Everything we had was super delicious and nothing ordinary at all. My husband ordered a hamburger and he will continue to say to whomever will listen that... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Old Village Hall | Kinlochewe, Kinlochewe IV22 2PE, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Ross and Cromarty  >  Kinlochewe
  • Phone Number: 01445 760423

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Scottish

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