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. 

Karma St. Martin's, Lower Town, St. Martin's, TR25 0QW
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Karma St. Martin's Bar

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‘Cloudsley Shovell’ restaurant is named after the English naval officer, who met his fate in 1707 during one of the Scilly’s biggest shipping disasters. Shovell became a British hero and his legend lives on in Karma’s restaurant.

Respecting the island’s heritage for foraging and growing island produce, seasonal dishes are prepared from locally grown and ethically sourced food where possible. Take in the sea view and watch live cooking demonstrations in the hotels sub-tropical gardens, or dine inside and experience the elegance of the recently renovated nautical style restaurant, lounge and bar.

Karma St. Martin’s is privileged to have Head Chef Mike Potts in the kitchen. Since his arrival Karma St. Martin’s has been listed in the Michelin guide. Mike’s flair and inspiration comes from spending time in other Karma properties in India and Asia. Combining expert global cooking with freshly caught local seafood makes the menu at Karma St. Martin’s stand out from the rest. Karma St. Martin’s has won awards for being pet friendly, and you can even dine with your four legged friend with a menu dedicated to dogs!

After dinner why not relax in Karma St. Martin’s wine lounge, which hosts one of the South West’s first enomatic wine emotion machines. This revolutionary system allows you to sample a bespoke wine collection with the touch of a button, and is placed alongside a selection of books dressed by ‘Ultimate Libraries’, and a Vinyl record player with over 1500 records.

Opening Times

A seasonal resort, open from the beginning of April – end of October

Open daily from 08:00 – 23:00, with a late licence available upon request

Facilities & Features

  • Open daily to residents and non-residents
  • Local sourced produce and seafood
  • The only restaurant on St. Martin’s that is a beach front location, offering panoramic sea views
  • Michelin listed restaurant with al fresco and water front dining
  • Bed & breakfast and half board packages available.
  • Dietary requirements? No problem! Just let us know
  • Award winning hotel with dog friendly menu
  • Family friendly with highchairs available
  • Wine lounge with state of art ‘wine emotion’ machine
  • Lunch with Karma Spa packages, offering Asian inspired massages and treatments

Prices & Conditions

Karma St. Martin’s offer fantastic dining packages including bed & breakfast and half board options, takeaway lunch boxes, room service and an in-room mini bar. 

 Our Head Chef will liaise directly with you to ensure your dietary requirements are met, whether you’re visiting Karma St. Martin’s for the day or staying for the week.