25 Broad Street
Situated opposite St Magnus Cathedral in the centre of Kirkwall and known as an Aladdin's Cave! No visit to Orkney is complete without visiting this interesting shop and cafe.
Judith Glue and The Real Food Cafe is full of interesting Orkney made and designed gifts, jewellery, textiles and clothing, hampers, local food and drink produce as well as Judith's own Orkney Knitwear Collection made in the islands by Judith's own team of knitters and finishers. Items are also sourced from many small producers based all over Scotland with many being designed and made exclusively for Judith. So you can always be sure of finding something different to buy as a present or take home as a nice reminder of Orkney.
The Real Food Cafe is situated at the back of the shop where you can sit in one of the Orkney chairs and enjoy a local ale, gin or a good glass of wine while you choose from local specialities of crab, salmon, fish, cheeses, bere bannock and Orkney meat dishes all cooked in the open kitchen. Children are welcome in the cafe at any time of the day.
Please visit the website if you wish to purchase online.
We are pet friendly in both the shop and café.
If you wish to book an evening meal with us, please visit our sister business, close by: The Storehouse Restaurant with Rooms, open every evening and for Sunday lunch throughout the year.
This short knitted cardigan has been designed by Judith Glue and was influenced by the colours and textures you see in Rackwick in Hoy - Judiths favourite place. Hand made in Orkney by one of her experienced knitters based in their own home, this traditio
Orkney View Cardigan
A work of art, this knitted piece is part of the Orkney View collection, this beautiful cardigan with its curled trimmed cuffs and welt with unique runic buttons, reflects the colours and textures of Orkneys peat hills . It is knitted in a luxurious soft