Eat Drink Hebrides - Scarista House

Scarista, Scaristabheag, Isle of Harris, Outer Hebrides, HS3 3HX

Type:Eat Drink Hebrides Trail

Add Eat Drink Hebrides - Scarista House to your Itinerary

Close window

Call direct on:

Tel:01859 550238

Product Image
  • Product Image
  • Product Image
  • Product Image
  • Product Image
  • Product Image
  • Product Image
  • Product Image
  • Product Image
  • Product Image
  • Product Image
  • Product Image
  • Product Image
  • Product Image

About

There has been a tradition of hospitality at Scarista House for a couple of hundred years. In former times the minister who lived in this Georgian manse would have played host to visitors to his church; now it is a comfortable small hotel and restaurant. We serve a set menu, but with notice we can provide for most dietary needs and we take particular care to cater for vegetarians. We aim for natural, skilled cooking of the ingredients most immediately available, especially the Hebrides’ fish, shellfish, lamb, beef and game. We use organic, wild or home-produced ingredients as much as possible. Bread, cakes, biscuits and ice-creams are made by us. In recognition of the care that we take in sourcing and preparing our food, we are the only restaurant from the Outer Hebrides to be featured in Alastair Sawday’s Eat Slow Britain. We are also listed in the Michelin Guide; the Good Food Guide; the Good Hotel Guide; Alastair Sawday’s Special Places to Stay; and Scotland the Best. We are one of the The Times top 10 best places to eat by the sea in the UK. We have an interesting list of about 80 wines with prices from £15 to £140.

Map & Directions

TripAdvisor

Awards

  • Other AwardsGold Listing Gold Listing 2013
  • Other AwardsOuter Hebrides Tourism Member Outer Hebrides Tourism Member 2020

Opening Times

March - December (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)
Monday - SundayOpen

* Dinner served at 8 pm

What's Nearby

  1. Church of Scotland
    0 miles away
  2. Bag Steinigidh lies between Scarasta and Borve on the west coast of Harris.

    0.4 miles away
  3. Clach Steineagaidh

    This standing stone appears now as a single monolith overlooking one of the most…

    0.48 miles away
  1. Traigh Noisaboist (Nisabost) is a spectacular west coast beach with extensive views…

    0.53 miles away
  2. Facing out into the Atlantic Traigh Scarasta has dramatic views over the Sound of…

    0.85 miles away

  3. Photograph © David Wilson

    The book The Lewis Man starts with the body of a perfectly…

    0.97 miles away
  4. Iron Age Broch (Dun Bhurigh)

    Remains of an Iron Age broch at NG032 940 near the village of Borve.

    1.25 miles away
  5. Inspired by Scottish coastal Iron Age buildings. Designed by Stuart Bagshaw (Private…

    1.76 miles away
  6. Translated from Gaelic, Talla na Mara means the Centre by the sea. Overlooking Niseabost…

    2.26 miles away
  7. A stone building reminiscent of a Blackhouse, designed by Stuart Bagshaw in 1999 as an…

    2.56 miles away
  8. Distinctive medium sized wading bird with dark green upper parts, white underparts and a…

    2.59 miles away
  9. Frog orchid, northern marsh orchid, early marsh orchid, greater twayblade, and lesser…

    2.59 miles away
  10. Small wading bird with a curved bill and black belly.

    2.59 miles away
  11. 2.59 miles away
  12. Coir Fhinn Chambered Cairn

    Remains of chambered cairn

    2.62 miles away
Previous Next

Just enough is as good as a feast (Be happy with what you have) 

Tha gu leòr cho math ri cuilm  


Learn More Gaelic

My Planner

You can build your own holiday itinerary here! Just browse our site and click this button to add to your itinerary when you see something you like. If your planner is not finished, simply click save and you can come back to it later on! You also have the option to send your itinerary to our tailor made holiday partner.

Places to Eat

Our Islands