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The Nice Cafe and Bookshop

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kyleakin connections, Kyleakin, Scotland
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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
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  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Great idea, supporting those with disabilities to make a living. The menu is simple but delicious. The soda bread and soup is great! Also loved the books - each one a pound.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 8, 2014
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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59 reviews 59 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Great idea, supporting those with disabilities to make a living. The menu is simple but delicious. The soda bread and soup is great! Also loved the books - each one a pound.

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

My husband and I stopped for lunch in Kyleakin today and couldn't find an open restaurant. We noticed a little place called The Nice Cafe and decided to see what they were serving. Once inside we noticed that the menu was limited. We gave it a try anyway and were in for a nice surprise. It turns out that this... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2013

We stopped here for a bacon roll and cup of tea. The staff were attentive and friendly. The cafe had a warm relaxed atmosphere. We bought some fruit scones to take away and they were some of the best we have had. Visit Skye on a Wednesday and start the day at The Nice Cafe and Book shop.

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London, United Kingdom
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54 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2012

We visited on a Wednesday, with a local. It was excellent. The apple chutney with my cheese roll was gorgeous. The staff were very careful with our order and delivery, and we enjoyed our lunch.

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Isle of Skye, NW Scotland
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19 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2012

The Nice Cafe and Bookshop is run by members and staff of the Skye & Lochalsh Association for Disability, a charity which helps people with learning difficulties. It is only open one day a week (Wednesdays) and serves teas, coffees, home made baking (all made on-site) as well as filled rolls and soup. The members run the cafe and carry... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: kyleakin connections, Kyleakin, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  The Hebrides  >  Isle of Skye  >  Kyleakin

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  • Cuisine: Coffee Shop

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