Awards & Quality Grading

Awards & Quality Grading


The Three Chimneys Restaurant with Rooms is formally graded by VisitScotland and The AA. These organisations are recognised as the top, professional organisations in the UK and they collaborate to foster a universal standard. 

Incognito inspections are carried out annually by VisitScotland, the AA Hotel Guide and AA Restaurant Guide, The Michelin Guide, the The Good Hotel Guide and The Waitrose Good Food Guide. We have been listed in these Guides continuously for many years. 

We are graded as a Gold, 5-Star Restaurant with Rooms by both VisitScotland and The AA. The Restaurant is also  accredited by The Visit Scotland Taste Our Best scheme and has been awarded 3 AA Red Rosettes for Culinary Excellence the year 2000. The AA has also recognised our Breakfast and our Notable Wine List, as being of a very high standard, for 2017/2018.



The AA Food Service Award for 2017 -2018




Editor's Choice: UK RESTAURANT OF THE YEAR 2018, The Good Food Guide



The Good Hotel Guide 2018 


Town and Country magazine
100 Most Wonderful Hotels in the World. Fall/Winter edition September 2015.

Times Magazine Travel Special – ‘Lunch on the Isle of Skye’ = No.2 in 50 Things To Do Before You Die

Saveur Magazine 100 – “You will not regret making the trip; this elegant restaurant serves miraculously pristine seafood…”

Frank Bruni of The New York Times: One of his Top 5 Restaurants in the World

Restaurant Magazine's World's Top 50 best restaurants, 2002 and 2003.


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