The Reel

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The Reel
6 Broad Street, Kirkwall, Orkney Islands, KW15 1NX
  • Telephone 01856 871000
  • Opening times Mon–Sat 9am–6pm; Sun 10am–5pm.
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The musical heart of Kirkwall, The Reel is run by internationally acclaimed musicians the Wrigley Sisters, Jennifer and Hazel. Playing host to regular traditional music sessions featuring some well known names in the folk music world, The Reel is usually a lively focal point during the many festivals held in Kirkwall throughout the year – keep an eye on their social media for updates. As well as housing a shop and music school, the cafe-bar serves some of the best coffee in town alongside bar snacks, sandwiches, cakes and a good selection of Orkney beers, plus wines and spirits from far and wide.