Food and Drink

There’s lots of places to find great food and drink on Eigg, from Galmisdale Bay Cafe, Bar and Restaurant by Eigg pier to Lageorna  4**** Restaurant with Rooms on the north west of the island in Cleadale.

The Isle of Eigg Shop stocks a wide range of local produce, fresh and ambient foods if you fancy a picnic.

Get home-baking and refreshments at Rest and be Thankful in Cleadale, where you can also learn how to felt with felt-artist Libby Galli.  Just call in for a bite to eat or telephone 01687 482 404 to book your felt-making class.

Eigg has its own brewery, Laig Bay Brewing Company, which produces a range of craft artisan beers (recently on sale at ALDI Scotland) including Independence IPA, Charadail Pale ale and Five Pennies Pilsner.  Available on tap at Galmisdale Bay Cafe, Bar and Restaurant, at the Monday Craft and Produce Market, or by prior arrangement with the brewery.

Organic veg and eggs from Eigg Organics

Veg, eggs and soft fruit in season from Chris at Clanranald Cottage on Galmisdale Bay.

Or treat yourself to Eigg’s outside caterer Eiggy Bread’s very tasty, heat-up-at-home ready meals, such as Lamb Curry, Pheasant Pie and Spinach and Mushroom Lasagne, all made from island and other local produce. 01687 482 412.

Catch the craft fair cafe up at the community hall most Mondays during the summer months.