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Viewfield Road, Portree IV51 9EU, Scotland
+44 (0)1478 613649
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9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 23
    Excellent
  • 19
    Very good
  • 22
    Average
  • 15
    Poor
  • 14
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Nice visitor centre

Great food and reasonably priced. Visitor centre nicely laid out, and cinema good to know about if weather on Skye prevents outdoor activities. Lots of parking, good facilities.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 13, 2015
Elaine F
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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English first
Lewes, United Kingdom
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

We chose to have an evening meal at the Aros on Isle of Skye........big mistake especially when there are loads of other places to eat!! My wife chose a salmon with mussels and creamy sauce I wanted the steak medium rare with the crip hand cut chips and fresh veg. After a short wait my steak arrived.........more like medium to... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Great food and reasonably priced. Visitor centre nicely laid out, and cinema good to know about if weather on Skye prevents outdoor activities. Lots of parking, good facilities.

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Manchester England
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281 reviews 281 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
181 helpful votes 181 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

At number 26 of 32 eateries in Portree, that's a pretty fair reflection of wha t you'll find if you visit. If you're here for the cinema or a show it may be a good choice. Otherwise there are better, more centrally located offerings. Located on the main road to the Kyle of Localsh, it's just outside the town with... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

We took a group of Beavers and Cubs for their Christmas treat. The staff were fabulous and could not do enough for us. The food was excellent and the cost affordable for a small group in an isolated community.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Went to aros for some lunch with a friend like we do every week and found a hair in my food. I sent it back and they took out another panini. Half way through eating it I found another hair. The worst part was I didn't even get an apology and got made to pay for it. I find it... More 

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Penistone, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

We didn't allocate enough time for this...very warm in the freezing sleet and rain...and fascinating books to discover...food at the café plentiful, tasty and very reasonable proce

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Scotland, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

This was a great wee place to stop for a late dinner. The staff are friendly and accommodating. Food is hot and tasty. The real chips are worth extra rather than frozen chips. I had fish and chips and the soup is tasty. A busy wee place as it seemed the locals use it well. It had a gift shop... More 

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Isle of Skye, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Just on the outskirts of Portree on the Isle of Skye Aros has a restaurant with fabulous views, a shop, theatre/cinema, meeting rooms, etc. The food is of a good quality and popular with locals. The staff are very pleasant and friendly. Aros is a place you will want to go back to.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Gift shop, really good cafe, take away cakes, exhibition space, there's lots to love. It's often our first stop to hang and chill when we first arrive on the Isle of Skye on our regular visits. Love it.

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Falkirk
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32 reviews 32 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

We had a meal here on the first night - the food was average but the restaurant and people were very nice so we were not dissapointed.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Viewfield Road, Portree IV51 9EU, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  The Hebrides  >  Isle of Skye  >  Portree
  • Phone Number: +44 (0)1478 613649

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Scottish
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?