There’s great local produce available on Bryher as well as good pub food, award-winning restaurants and plenty of fresh seafood.
Honesty Stalls at Hillside Farm, Dawnvue and Veronica Farm sell fresh island produce, vegetables, eggs, salad, strawberries, jam, locally grown herbs, homemade chutneys and fudge. Hillside farm stall is the closest to The Moorings and also offers its own island pork and beef, which can be reserved.
Bryher shop stocks everything you need whilst self-catering, from fresh fruit and vegetables, milk, meat, tinned goods, cakes, freshly baked bread and a great selection of wines. Pre-order your groceries to be delivered to your cottage on the day of your arrival at www.bryhershop.co.uk
Island Fish sell freshly caught fish and shellfish daily. Crab, lobster, mackerel, ready-made lobster and crab rolls and delicious homemade crab quiche to take away. Thursday night is takeaway paella night which you can take back to your cottage or eat whilst sitting on the beach to watch the sun go down.
Fraggle Rock serves teas, coffees and lunches all day down near The Bar quay. In the evening servinglocal Bryher crab linguine, mussels, homemade lasagne, burgers, rib eye steak all served with top beers, wines, spirits and an excellent atmosphere. Take away baked potatoes can be pre-ordered and Friday night is Fish and Chip night
The Vine Cafe is a bustling tearoom by day, serving home made cakes. Freshly made scones and light lunches. By night serving wholesome family cooking from steak and kidney pies to roast Sunday dinners. Bring your own wine. Booking essential.
Hell Bay Hotel is open to non-residents for morning coffee, lunches, afternoon tea, bar meals, drinks or evening meals in their 3AA rosette restaurant. Booking essential.
The Crab Shack is a rustic shed laid out with wooden benches simply serving Bryher crab, mussels, and scallops fresh from the sea served with crusty bread, olives and wine. Visitors are invited to crack open their own crabs wearing crab shack aprons. Prepare to get messy! Booking essential.
Supper Boats will take you to Tresco for dinner at the New Inn, Flying Boat Bar and Bistro or Ruin Beach Cafe on Tuesday and Thursday evenings (The boat costs £7 per person). On Friday evenings, a boat will take you over to St Agnes for dinner at The High Tide seafood restaurant. (Boat costs £15 per person) Please contact Tresco Boats to book.