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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Restaurant
“Licensed restaurant offering good food, only a 10-minute drive from the cottage. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Café
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“A museum, cafe, gallery and gift shop all in one. Great for having a look around before or after the ferry in Lochmaddy.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
  • 5 locals recommend
Bar
“New ownership is breathing new life into this beautiful building situation on the west side of North Uist”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bakery
  • 1 local recommends
Food
“Peat smoked lobster tails & whisky barrel oak smoked salmon, need I say more…? Besides a tasty selection of smoked seafood they also offer other local produce, gifts, cards, etc. A nice wee shop, located by the main road and easy to find. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Food
“Fresh and locally sourced seafood, scallops to die for! And so close to the cottage.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Lodging
  • 2 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“A bird reserve on the edge of Europe. Corn Craic, Red Necked Phalarope, Gannets, Skuas, Corn Buntings, White tailed sea eagles. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Corner Shop
  • 2 locals recommend
Premise
  • 1 local recommends
Route
“Depending on when you visit, there may be a ceilidh night on - so keep an eye out for a poster inviting you in and bring your dancing shoes! For a small fee you get to meet the lovely locals and also get a really fun workout - I really recommend this, for all ages!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Premise
  • 2 locals recommend
Lodging
  • 2 locals recommend