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Spirit Bar and Restaurant

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Church Street | St. Mary's Hall Hotel, Hugh Town TR21 0JR, England
+44 1720 422316
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We were Self Catering, St Mary's I O S and our last night we went for Dinner at the Spirit Bar & Restaurant, the staff excellent, the service was perfect. The food was delicious, beautifully served. The space of time between courses, enabled you to enjoy the wine, which the waiter told us to try, very enjoyable. We thanked our... More 

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Thank Alan J
W Sussex
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hotel restaurant that is open to non residents and is well worth visiting as it is good value for money compared with other dining options in Hugh town. White tablecloth restaurant or more informal area by the bar. Good polite service. Excellent mains and desserts to die for. Huge chocolate brownie!

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Thank LornaL_9
Wiltshire, United Kingdom
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67 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Arriving for a special celebration on a very wet March evening we were a little surprised at how quiet the Spirit restaurant was, however we were undeterred by the lack of atmosphere, which was more than made up for in the quality of both the service and food served. French onion soup to start followed by a chicken and steak... More 

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Thank jgandkg
Sorrento, Italy
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377 reviews
234 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 170 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Not a very interesting menu unless you wanted to have lobster or crab. Distinct lack of vegetables. Pleasant enough staff but most had only a basic knowledge of English so it was difficult to raise points about the food.

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Thank Theenglishcritic
Dublin, Ireland
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32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016

fresh tasting crab and pasta so suberb just a hint of lemon juice and the taste buds did the rest. highly recommend...... i have a photo

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Thank annenightingale
Cambridge
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

I was apprehensive because the hotel dining-room looked a bit unpromising, but our meal was very good indeed. The young members of staff were friendly and helpful, but I would say not very experienced. Actually, as professional service often irritates me, I shouldn't hold it against them, and the whole 'dining experience' was enjoyable.

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Thank TeacherE
Crowthorne, United Kingdom
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129 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

We recomend this restaurant wholehartedly. Food is great quality and is in ample supply. Service is great and we really enjoyed our meal.

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Thank mike c
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32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2016

We have stayed in the hotel in the past and returned to eat here twice this year. We had one meal in the restaurant and another in the bar area. Wherever you eat it is the same quality. A wide choice of menu and all food was of a high standard. The staff are extremely friendly and can't do enough... More 

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Thank sweetsandreads
Woodborough, United Kingdom
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92 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

The staff were friendly and helpful. The menu and specials were excellent. The toffee apple sundae was delightful. It's been updated since my last visit and is tastefully decorated.

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Thank Mary P
Marlborough, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

After a rather wet and dull day on St Mary's a trip to the Spirit restaurant really brightened up our evening. The meals tasted wonderful with a good range due to the evening specials. The staff were friendly yet discreet. I would highly recommend this place for an evening meal!

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Thank Hannah P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
British
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Church Street | St. Mary's Hall Hotel, Hugh Town TR21 0JR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Isles of Scilly  >  St Mary's  >  Hugh Town
  • Phone Number: +44 1720 422316

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?