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The Carnegie Whisky Cellars

Open Now: 10:00 - 18:00
Open today: 10:00 - 18:00
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Popped in today to collect a bottle I had pre ordered. Michael the manager took time to discuss... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Keith, United Kingdom
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This is one of our favourite places to have lunch, although breakfast is also great. Wonderful... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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The Carnegie Whisky Cellars and Tasting Vault is among the Highland's finest, bespoke whisky shops. Now open in the new Carnegie Courthouse in the historic Royal Burgh of Dornoch. The Carnegie Whisky Cellars hold an extensive selection of whiskies...more
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The Carnegie Courthouse, Castle Street, Dornoch IV25 3DF, Scotland
+44 1862 811791
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Popped in today to collect a bottle I had pre ordered. Michael the manager took time to discuss various whiskies. He offered up samples and explained where they were from. The whole experience was relaxed and enjoyable. Well worth a visit

Thank Iflett
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of our favourite places to have lunch, although breakfast is also great. Wonderful setting, good food and friendly staff.

Thank Seaside792969
Reviewed 30 September 2018

This is the place to go in the Highlands if you love single malt whisky (scotch). The staff is very knowledgeable and helpful. Tastings can be scheduled.

Thank Martha G
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

The selection of Highland single malts is one of the best boutique offerings in Scotland. The staff are very knowledgeable and helpful. Good selection of rare and limited release offerings. Unless you are making a stop at your favourite distillery this is the next best...More

Thank Ken T
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Lovely shop in an iconic building. A huge range of whiskys line the walls and are for sale. Not cheap, but will cater for every whisky connoisseur.

Thank BobandJosie
Reviewed 15 August 2018

Next door to the excellent Dornoch Castle Hotel which features its own Whiskey Bar who recommend a trip next door to this place which is excellent - a very wide range of whiskey from around the world and staff have top level knowledge of the...More

Thank mdm1972
Reviewed 23 July 2018

These guys really know their stuff. Very personable and helpful. We will make sure we put a visit to them on our schedule every year we come back to Dornoch.

Thank pab123754
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

I went in determined not to buy any whisky. I bought some. The staff are very friendly and knowledgeable as well as helpful. The range of whisky is excellent and it can be recommended for those new to whisky or to collectors.

Thank Dannykimweed
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Fantastic addition to dornoch. Very traditional decor and whisky tasting room. Vast selection of whiskers and other spirits and friendly knowledgeable staff

Thank Highlander197
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

Visited the Whisky Cellars, on a recent vist to Dornoch, great selection of whisky's, and very happy with my purchase, will look forward to a return visit.

Thank Ann281
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