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The Scallop Shack

2 locals recommend

Tips from locals

April 17, 2018
The Scallop Shack has a range of takeaway lunches on offer from June - August. Freshly dived scallops are available all year round from their gorgeous wee shop on the pier at Miavaig in Uig - bring them home to cook on the hob or barbecue on the beach! When the shop isn't manned, an honesty box…
March 24, 2018
Hand-dived scallops caught daily! Even for those who don't like scallops - the shack is worth a visit!

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