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Whistle Stop Cafe

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Cafe, British, Scottish
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Old Village Hall | Kinlochewe, Kinlochewe IV22 2PE, Scotland
01445 760423
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Fantastic stop off place on our way to Torridon.Great cafe with good food and the staff are well mannered and helpful, the scones and home made jam was really good. Will be back again

Thank skyehawk
Lincoln, United Kingdom
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306 reviews
174 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 189 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked into this cafe and they had us with the freshly made scones served with local strawberries and cream. Oh my days, those scones were scrumptious. It was a busy morning for the staff but they scurried about in a friendly and efficient manner, doing what they did with love and perfection.We shared our table with a couple of... More 

Thank gapdreamer
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a lovely find on our way up to Gairloch.. We stopped for an afternoon snack on the way up then for breakfast before the long trip home. It was very busy but worth the stop..

Thank tap_8
Stafford, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful Cafe, fabulous food, very welcoming. Our family had brunch, lovely full breakfasts, amazing frittata, wonderful porridge and coffee were enjoyed - thank you. Would absolutely recommend :-)

Thank Alison J
Tayport, Scotland
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97 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been popping in here for a few year snow whenever in the area. Always good friendly service and food / coffee is great.

Thank gcarr2803
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was a cosy welcoming little cafe. Food was freshly prepared. Very clean. Service with a smile. Would love to return in the winter when the log burners fired up. I bet its even better.

Thank james f
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice & busy little cafe. Perfect for a hot drink, sugar rush & comfort break after Beinn Eighe. Scones were fresh, as was the tea (commonly leaves on the west coast). Don't be surprised to share a table, but that adds to the experience. Very busy and was short changed, but they apologised for the mistake.

Thank rhonalyall
Durham, United Kingdom
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87 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On the drive from Applecross to Gairloch there aren't many places to stop. We'd seen this place before, but always thought it a little odd - it's a hut, set back a little and not very obvious as a great place to stop. But don't be misled. It's a grand little place and is run by people who care about... More 

Thank Ian N
Carlisle, UK
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48 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Found this little gem on the way across to Atterdale Gardens. Looks like a cared for tin hut at the start of many miles of single track road. Very friendly atmosphere, superb coffee and a good place to chat with new acquaintances. Toilets clean and well decorated. Would love to go back for a meal next time.

Thank Larry B
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped for a light lunch on our way from Torridon to Inverness. The quality of the food was good and the staff were attentive and efficient. I tend to agree with some of the other reviews that the prices are on the high side but overall would recommend as a lunch stop. The menu for evening meals looked good so... More 

Thank BenAigen

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cafe, British, Scottish
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Dining on a budget, Families with children
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

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