Places to Eat & Drink

Pull up a stool at a Scillonian café or shack; find a sea view for a sundowner, enjoy al fresco dining, find some great pub grub, or simply grab a takeaway for a treat on the beach. There are plenty of places across Scilly to tuck in! 

The Tanglewood Kitchen Company @ The Post Office

St. Mary's

Diverse food retail shop @ The Post Office on St Mary's, specialising in award winning homemade ready meals, fresh fish and IOS shellfish, gourmet 'best in town' sandwiches, freshly baked individual quiche daily, American import foods and fine wines. Tanglewood also stocks IOS eggs, vegetables, ales and ice cream. Bespoke catering available.

Now offering our new dine in option, The Tanglewood Table.

The New Inn, Tresco Island

Food & Drink at The New Inn

Tresco

Sample the award winning food, sit back and relax in an armchair with a hot drink or head into the beer garden and enjoy some summer sun with an ice cream in hand.

Coastguards Cafe

Coastguards Cafe

St. Agnes

Situated above Santa Warna Cove on St Agnes, behind the Coastguard Cottages with one of the wildest views in the UK. This cool family owned cafe serves great coffee, delicious homemade lunches, cakes and cream teas using local produce. Wifi access and lots of seating inside and out.

Restaurant

Food & Drink at Bell Rock Hotel

St. Mary's

The Restaurant at the Bell Rock Hotel - open to non-residents for two or three course dinner. We recommend booking before 5pm to avoid disappointment, but we will accommodate a table when possible.

Dining in the Conservatory restaurant

Star Castle Hotel Restaurant & Bar

St. Mary's

A family run hotel located on the Garrison, a short walk from the centre of St Mary’s and the harbour, commanding breathtaking views of the stunning Archipelago. The focus is to provide exceptional customer service and award winning gourmet food, featuring fresh lobster and crab caught by the proprietor Mr Robert Francis aboard ‘Gallos’ the hotel’s own fishing boat. 

The Clubhouse

The Clubhouse Bar/Restaurant (Golf Club)

St. Mary's

We are a relaxed and informal Golf Club open to everyone, with a bowling green, bar and restaurant. Outside seating with the best views across St Mary’s harbour, Samson, Bryher and Tresco.

Karma St. Martin's Chef

Food & Drink at Karma St. Martin's

St. Martin's

Karma St. Martin’s, the islands' only hotel sits on a stunning site that spans 2.8 hectares and has panoramic coastal views of the South West shore - a perfect location for a drink, snack or meal . The 4* hotel has a restaurant, bar, lounge, and al fresco dining, just moments from the beach. 

The Isles of Scilly Bakery Shop

Isles of Scilly Bakery Shop

St. Mary's

Situated on the Strand opposite Holgate's Green, The Isles of Scilly Bakery Shop is a must for all your take-away snacks and drinks.

The cafe at Tresco Abbey Gardens Visitor Centre

Tresco Garden Visitors Centre & Cafe

Tresco

The Visitor Centre on Tresco is situated at the entrance to the world famous Abbey Garden. Along with a history room and a wonderful gift shop you will find the bright and welcoming cafe where light lunches and delicious cakes are on offer. Choose from a wide selection of hot and cold drinks, ice-creams and snacks. There is plenty of indoor seating or enjoy the colourful cafe garden where you can keep an eye out for our

THE ISLES OF SCILLIES MOST ICONIC PUBLIC HOUSE

The Mermaid Inn

St. Mary's

Your first port of call on St Mary’s. You will always find real ales flowing in our traditional bar and quality cuisine in our contemporary restaurant and bistro.

Open every day for food and drink.

refurbished dining stage

Bishop and Wolf

St. Mary's

The Bishop and Wolf is a family run pub in Hugh Town, where a warm welcome awaits you. Enjoy our new menu from our talented new head chef Ben, we believe in freshly cooked meals using local produce where available.

The Island Bakery

The Island Bakery

St. Martin's

Alongside a selection of artisan breads and rolls, we also have a range of savoury options perfect for a picnic lunch or supper. These include traditional Cornish pasties, pies, tarts and pizzas. For those with a sweet tooth we also have an ever changing selection of homemade cakes. All handmade and freshly prepared on the premises from scratch.

Hell Bay Hotel

Food & Drink at Hell Bay Hotel

Bryher

We have a large terrace, where you can enjoy a long leisurely lunch or drink while taking in the extraordinary views. Our bar, restaurant and crab shack menus include a wide selection of local and seasonal food.

Dibble & Grub, located right on Porthcressa Beach, St. Mary's

Dibble & Grub

St. Mary's

Dibble & Grub is a Mediterranean style Restaurant & Bar situated on Porthcressa Beach. Our bright and cosy dining room offers beautiful views over the bay, and our alfresco seating area enjoys sheltered sunshine. We pride ourselves on a relaxed atmosphere with attentive, friendly service. We are passionate about the quality of our ingredients, the creation of our products and quality of our service.

Crab Shack

Crab Shack

Bryher

Serving a simple but beautiful menu of Bryher crab, mussels and scallops served in Portuguese cataplanas in a relaxed, informal atomosphere. Open in the evenings between May and September, we recommend booking early to avoid dissappointment.