Availability of Uig Services – Autumn/Winter 2020


Before you travel to Uig please note that the majority of community facilities are closed over the winter months.

Please see below for a list of what is and is not open.  If you have any queries please contact us via the website.  Also, do remember that Uig is beautiful all the year round and the beaches and moors are always open!

Uig Community Shop:

Open Monday – Saturday 9.00am – 5.00pm

Groceries, post-office, laundrette, and fuel
Please note the public toilets at the shop are currently closed.


Uig Community Centre:  

Closed.  No facilities open to the public.

Uig Community Café:


Comann Eachdraidh Uig:


Gallan Beag, Gallan Head:

Premises currently closed.  

The Edge Café, Gallan Head:

Currently Closed

Loch Croistean:


Uig Sands Restaurant:



Scallop Shack, Miavaig Pier:

Fresh raw scallops only. Orders processed on a Monday and a Friday.  Please call to place order on 01851 672 403

Collection only

Abhainn Dearg Distillery:

Open and tours & tastings available. Monday to Friday, 11.00-1.00 & 2.00-4.00. Call ahead with any queries on 01851 672 429.

Public toilets currently closed.

Ardroil Campsite:


Kneep Campsite:



Tours available for small family groups with advanced bookings, however, website will be updated as and  when circumstances change at www.seatrek.co.uk

No public toilet facilities at Miavaig Pier.

A number of self-catering accommodation businesses will remain open throughout the year - please contact accommodation providers directly.  Please plan ahead to prevent disappointment.  If you are at all unsure, we ask that you phone to check before making the trip to Uig. 

Public transport to and from Uig is now available on a reduced service.  The bus needs to be booked the day before by phoning Peter Maclennan on 01851 830403.  The current bus timetables are available on the Comhairle nan Eilean Siar website. 

Thank you for support and cooperation - by helping us at this unusual time you are playing your part in supporting our community. 


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