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We have been surprised and delighted to read so many positive news stories which began appearing around the time we began restoring the Lodge in 2017. The reviews and reports have been increasing steadily since the Lodge opened and our restaurant with rooms has become better known. We are pleased to share just a small selection of news stories and reviews from the press and around the Web.  

Skye Restaurant Awarded AA

Three Rosette Status

Skye has enhanced its growing reputation as a “foodie” destination, with a fourth eating place being awarded AA three rosette more>>

The Press & Journal 

20 February 2020

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Edinbane Lodge

honoured for "Best Use of Scottish Produce

Edinbane Lodge  has been recognised as making the  Best Use of Scottish Produce at the Scotsman more>>

The Scotsman 

24th September 2019

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Restored hunting lodge

named Best New Restaurant in Scotland

A restored 16th century island hunting lodge has been named Best New Restaurant in Scotland more>>

Press & Journal

12th June 2019

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John MacDiarmid revels in a Foodie Paradise on the Misty Isle. 

This newcomer to Skye's fine dining scene- it only opened in August 2018 - prides itself on showcasing local more>>

The Scots Magazine 

18th April 2019

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Edinbane Lodge Wins

Best Restaurant at Taste

Local Awards

The winners of the 2019 Taste Local Food Awards were announced at an awards ceremony today

The awards aim to recognise buyers, suppliers and producers of local food, as well as those who promote more>>

Skye Times

27th Fedruary 2019

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Skye's Not the Limit for


At the age of 29 Calum Montgomery is living the dream. Originally from Portree Calum says "It is pretty amazing" t achieve his long term ambition of having his own restaurant more>>

Executive Magazine

December 2018

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Calum Montgomery to

open New Restaurant on Skye

 It was confirmed on Wednesday that the current owners of Edinbane Lodge plan to retire after 20 years in the business, and it is understood that they will hand the keys of the 16th century property more>>

West Highland Free Press

7th December 2017

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Edinbane Lodge

It may have had a modern makeover but Edinbane Lodge dates back to 1543 and is reputedly the oldest inn on more>>

The Good Food Guide 

October 2019

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Edinbane Lodge

There is true sense of dedication about this ancient former hunting lodge now a carefully refurbished  restaurant with more>>

The Good Food Guide 

11th September 2019

Restaurant of the Year 2019

Edinbane Lodge Wins Best Newcomer Award

Edinbane Lodge, the 16th century lodge at the head of Loch Greshornish on Skye, won the award for Best Restaurant Newcomer in Scotland at an awards dinner in the Doubletree by more>>

West Highland Free Press

7th June 2019

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Monster Clabby Doo

Delights Chef

A chef has been delighted to find a clappy-doo, a horse mussel that has grown larger than a regular sized shellfish.

Also known as a clabby-doo, it was found by Calum Montgomery in Loch Ainort at Luib in Skye.

The name is more>>


27th March 2019


Isle of Skye | Things

To do

The talk of Skye right now is Calum Montgomery, a 28-year-old local chef who this winter rebuilt Edinbane Lodge, a stone coaching inn built in 1543 (rooms open from March) and is now serving in an uncluttered dining more>>

Conde Nast Traveller

February 2019


No Pie in the Skye-

My Food Heaven

It takes a brave establishment to only offer a 10 course dinner menu but Head Chef Calum Montgomery has created a culinary more>>

The Menu Food Magazine

January 2019


New Restaurants served

up for Skye

Two young Scottish chefs are cooking up a storm in a race to open restaurants in their home town.

Calum Munro and Calum Montgomery are childhood friends but the best of rivals as they prepare to serve up tastes of the Hebridean island more>>

The Times

30th June 2017