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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.
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.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Licensed restaurant offering good food, only a 10-minute drive from the cottage. ”
  • 3 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
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. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bakery
  • 1 local recommends
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
Lodging
  • 2 locals recommend
Convenience Store
  • 2 locals recommend
Food
“Fresh and locally sourced seafood, scallops to die for! And so close to the cottage.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Premise
  • 2 locals recommend
Lodging
  • 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
Route
“This is a great liitle ferry ride, zig zagging for 60 minutes through the island strewn Sound of Harris from Leverburgh to Berneray.”
  • 1 local recommends