There are a few local shops including the super-friendly Mor Books secondhand bookshop, the Co-op supermarket, and the Post Office.
There are many fine places to eat in Broadford. The selection includes Creelers, which is my personal favourite and is one of the better places to eat on Skye. Their Gumbo is both excellent and not for the faint hearted, but you can try before you buy.
If you want to picnic, the ingredients can be bought at the local Co-op supermarket, which also has a filling station.
The town has an excellent butchers and, so I am told a more than adequate Fish and Chip shop serving quite a wide range of fast food.
- Broadford Backpackers Hostel, ☎ . A cheap and cosy hostel conveniently located near close to the main bus stops for Broadford. Has a kitchen and dining room as well as a separate lounge area with free internet access. Mixed Dorm: £15-£18.80; Double/Twin: £37-47.