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The Jac-O-Bite Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
British, Scottish
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On the Main A87 Road | Glenshiel, Kyle of Lochalsh IV40 8HN, Scotland
01599 511347
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Stopped here for dinner on way back from skye, food was excellent and reasonably priced, service was superb, great with the kids, and you would struggle to find a restaurant with a better view anywhere! Would highly recommend.

Thank borky1980
Bristol, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious starters and mains...portion sizes too big to allow us to eat desserts! We tried the haggis and king prawn starters, haddock and haggis mains. Quite a few dishes are fried, but food is not greasy, and is perfectly crisp using the restaurant's own beer batter. Skye beer very pleasant also. Would visit again. Plenty of parking, conveniently on the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely food and lovely staff. The battered haddock was the nicest I have ever had - melt-in-the-mouth delicious. And the staff were very friendly

Thank Michael S
Lisbon, Portugal
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

Great meal with fantastic view!! Just in the end of the Africc Kintail Way near the bus stop after Morvich.

Thank Jorge F
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

Fantastic meals and beautiful accommodation (double room and twin room). Lovely place with fresh home-cocked food. 👍

1 Thank lisa f
Dornie, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016 via mobile

Visit here weekly now... And can highly recommend.. Friendly staff.. Fab food.. Lots of parking 🅿.. Disabled ♿ access.. The macaroni is the best. Try it... You won't be disappointed.

1 Thank Mhairi M
Wales, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

This is a lovely place to stop for lunch in a beautiful location at the head of Loch Duich on the A87 at Shiel Bridge by the 5 Sisters of Kintail. A friendly welcome with great service and good quality fresh home cooked food which was served swiftly. A great place to stop.

1 Thank Nicky J
Vaasa, Finland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

We found this place with the help of our GPS when searching for a place to get a quick lunch. Service was fast and very friendly. It was nice that you could order smaller portions of fish & chips for lunch if you wanted, which we did. Would definitely recommend!

1 Thank Viktoria G
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

We arrived after 2pm,freezing cold after a disappointing trip on the glass bottomed boat.The staff were more than happy to serve us lunch,and we were able to choose pensioners portions of food......just the right amount for us ! This was our first visit to the restaurant,and we were more than happy with our experience.

1 Thank CaravannersScotland
Savannah, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

We had a group visiting from the USA (Texas, Mississippi, and Georgia). It has been tough finding restaurants in Scotland without reservations for a reasonable cost. Not knowing exactly where we would be at meal times made reservations impossible. However, found Jac-O-Bite on trip adviser and they were able to accommodate. The staff were great from the cook, what we... More 

2 Thank Sadie F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
British, Scottish
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: On the Main A87 Road | Glenshiel, Kyle of Lochalsh IV40 8HN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Lochalsh  >  Kyle of Lochalsh
  • Phone Number: 01599 511347

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