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.

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!

Flying Boat Club Restaurant Balcony

Flying Boat Restaurant

Tresco

Situated above the beach at New Grimsby you can enjoy breathtaking views over to Bryher and along the Tresco Channel. It is the perfect location to watch the sunset in the evening. The Flying Boat Cafe is open during the day offering drinks, snacks and light lunches and the restaurant is also open for dinner three evenings a week, with seafood and fresh fish at the heart of the menu. Evening reservations are advisable and a children's menu is

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.

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.

Life is better at The Beach

The Beach

St. Mary's

NEW FOR 2018! The Beach is Scilly's first and only beachside BBQ restaurant, specialising in local seafood and rare breed meats. We provide a relaxed and informal shabby-chic interior as well as a balcony overlooking Porthmellon Beach and across the sea to the islands beyond.

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.

Dining at Tregarthen's Hotel

Food & Drink at Tregarthen's Hotel

St. Mary's

Tregarthen's Hotel is the premier Isles of Scilly hotel, with the most stunning setting of any hotel on St Mary's. Right by the water's edge, Tregarthen's is just yards away from the quay. 

Our restaurant is the epitome of fine dining and the hotel is also the ultimate venue for your wedding reception, renewal of vows or civil ceremony.

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.

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.

Kavorna Cafe

Kavorna Cafe

St. Mary's

A traditional cafe and takeaway in the centre of Hugh Town serving delicious home-made food.

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.

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.