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Loch Bay Restaurant

1-2 Macleod Terrace | Waternish, Isle of Skye, Stein IV55 8GA, Scotland
+44 1470 592235
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good11%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“seafood” (120 reviews)
“whisky cream” (14 reviews)
Opens in 4 min
5:30 PM - 8:45 PM Hours
Seafood, European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1-2 Macleod Terrace | Waternish, Isle of Skye, Stein IV55 8GA, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a delicious meal here this weekend. The staff are very skilled, attentive and knowledgeable about everything on the menu, the food delicious and the atmosphere in the restaurant very relaxed. The team work exceptionally hard yet you would never know! Would highly recommend...More

1  Thank AMac44
Reviewed 2 days ago

Relaxed and friendly, this is top rate and beautifully presented food without being stuffy. A small, intimate restaurant in a pretty location. You’ll need to book!

Thank Pat2016999
Reviewed 4 days ago

This was one of the best meals we had in our five weeks in the UK. Our lunch was exquisite with locally sourced food and innovative in it's approach. Our server was charming telling us about life in and around this tiny sea town. The...More

Thank Linda R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are so glad that we got a chance this restaurant gem. The food is innovative and incredible. The service is top notch. The place is clean without a speck of dust. The menu is surprising with local fresh seafood. If you ever visit Isle...More

2  Thank ikanmas2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

Such a lovely meal - superb cooking, both meat and seafood outstanding; relaxed, attentive service; good trad/contemporary ambiance; a lovely village. great after a hard day's walking.

Thank Nicholas R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate here this evening. Wow. The service was first class, the ambience, the food, the whole thing was just sublime. The food was amazing. I had partridge to start, then fast & slow beef, follow by an assortment of desserts. One word...…..AMAZING

Thank Market S
Reviewed 1 week ago

this small restaurant is located on stein. you can go the inn next door for a drink first. it overlooked the loch which so pretty. the service is great and menu awesome. the local gin is yum and so is wine. we had clooty dumpling...More

Thank bella a
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The whole pleasure of eating at Loch Bay was fantastic from start to finish. The restaurant only has 7 tables and they were full. The atmosphere is really relaxing for a Michelin star dining which was great. The waiters were so lovely - they explained...More

Thank KasienkaNW
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Loch Bay for lunch on a bright sunny day of August. There are only twenty something seats in the restaurant and this is enough when you want to enjoy your meal in a comfy quiet atmosphere. Great food doesn't go too well...More

1  Thank pierreserisier
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing Sunday lunch at the Loch Bay on 26th August. The restaurant is down to earth and friendly, despite its accolades. The staff are friendly and the reservation process was straightforward yet professional. We started with the Scotch beef (fast and slow) and the panisse....More

Thank thetravelchick000
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May 13, 2018|
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Response from LochBayManagement | Property representative |
Yes we accept credit cards except American Express.
November 24, 2017|
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Response from DerrickJS | Reviewed this property |
Check with them direct. If you are on Facebook they are there with the opening hours but seem to recall from chatting to them they may be closed over Jan. if so try Scorrybreac in Portree.
Deborah S
September 19, 2017|
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Response from LochBayManagement | Property representative |
Hi Deborah, The majority of our dishes if not gluten-free already can be modified to make them so. With advance warning of gluten free requirements we can have freshly baked bread and nibbles ready for you as well.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$35 - $72
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Scenic view
Open Hours
12:15 PM - 1:30 PM
5:30 PM - 8:45 PM
12:15 PM - 1:30 PM
6:15 PM - 8:45 PM
12:15 PM - 1:30 PM
6:15 PM - 8:45 PM
12:15 PM - 1:30 PM
6:15 PM - 8:45 PM
5:30 PM - 8:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-2 Macleod Terrace | Waternish, Isle of Skye, Stein IV55 8GA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  The Hebrides  >  Isle of Skye  >  Stein
  • Phone Number: +44 1470 592235
  • E-mail
An intimate and contemporary Scottish restaurant with classic French influences in the beautiful fishing village of Stein, Isle of Skye.
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