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 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.

The Pilot's Gig Restaurant

St. Mary's

Restaurant on St. Mary's

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.

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 Flying Boat Bar & Bistro

Flying Boat Bar & Bistro

Tresco

The perfect place for a relaxed coffee, cocktail, lunch or dinner, overlooking Tresco Channel and the island of Bryher. Waterfront dining with an emphasis on the finest local produce and a focus on the finest Scillonian seafood and succulent Tresco Beef.

The Atlantic Inn, in the centre of Hugh Town

Food & Drink at The Atlantic

St. Mary's

A charming pub located on the harbour in the heart of St Mary's, one of St Austell Brewery's finest. Interiors ooze character and enticing menus have an emphasis on local produce - sit back, relax and enjoy the stunning scenery with a fine ale.

Karma St. Martin's Hotel & Restaurant

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. Delighted to have been award 2 Rosettes in 2018 from the AA!

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.

We have seating both indoors and outside in our pretty garden with sea views.

Covean Cottage Tea Garden

St. Agnes

Teas on T-Days: delightful garden cafe on the island of St. Agnes serving delicious, freshly baked cream teas and cakes.. 2 - 5 pm Tuesdays and Thursdays Tel. 01720 422620. Also evening Pizza nights during the Summer (pre-orders only).

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.

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.

Longstone Cafe

St. Mary's

Longstone Café offers a range of lunch options and homemade cakes. The newly refurbished café is situated almost in the centre of St. Mary’s. With views over Porth Hellick, an outdoor children’s play area and pretty summerhouse for small wedding ceremonies – it’s perfect for a cake stop!

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.

Ruin Beach Cafe Terrace

Ruin Beach Cafe

Tresco

The Ruin Beach Café is open all day serving breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner. At the heart of the restaurant – and the menu – is the wood-fired oven that produces delicious pizzas, roasts the succulent beef and fresh fish, as well as baking the bread.  It’s fuelled with island wood, and brings a real flavour of the Mediterranean to the cooking.

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.