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Hell Bay Hotel

Tr23, TR23 0PR, England
+44 1720 422947
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (52 reviews)
“bouillabaisse” (10 reviews)
“crab” (9 reviews)
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Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Tr23, TR23 0PR, England
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Reviewed 29 October 2017

I had partridge; my wife had beef as our main courses. The food throughout the meal was delicious. I was pleased that the wine prices were reasonable.

Thank John H
Reviewed 22 October 2017

We went across from St Mary's to Bryher for part of the day and having been to Hell Bay Hotel for lunch a previous year decided to do so again. We sat in the bar area where there are both lounge style seating and tables...More

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Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

We had lunch at Hell Bay during a day trip to the beautiful island of Bryher. The restaurant & bar area were lovely, but we sat on the outdoor patio as our dog was with us. The place was fairly quiet when we arrived &...More

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hellbayhotel, Front Office Manager at Hell Bay Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2017

We are sorry to read your review and the experience that you had during your visit for lunch. As you can tell by other reviews which are by reviewers who came in the shoulder months of the season this still isn’t the service which we...More

Reviewed 5 October 2017

In my opinion, "the best hotel in the South West, but it can be expensive to get there, if you don't like bumpy boat rides. The plane service is good & exciting, but pricey. Beautiful rooms with clever designer touches. Top quality food in classy...More

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 3 October 2017

we walked over to Hells Bay views are so good from there, bird watching as well. very rocky, and the sea is wonderful.

Thank Cathey W
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Very impressed. Fabulous location provided by nature! This place is just great, staff were excellent, friendly and professional, Estonia provides so many good people to work in our hotels! My lunch was really well made, absolutely delightful and very good value. The art here is...More

Thank simon h
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We called in for refreshments on a short trip to Bryher.Its a stunning place in a spectacular location ! The hotel decor is lovely filled with the scent of fresh lillies friendly staff and lovely food .

Thank Sally S
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Staying at St Agnes for 2 weeks, it's great to catch the local boat to island hop & taste food on the other islands. We have great memories of the food at Hell Bay Hotel from past holidays (just wish we could afford to stay...More

Thank Beachside96
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

What a lunch, what a setting & what a perfect way to spend a summer's day. Quality abounds everywhere. Hell Bay Hotel is a quality establishment set at the southern tip of arguably the most beautiful of the Isles of Scilly. Where ever you look...More

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Arrived slightly too late for Sunday lunch,however,the sandwich menu was varied and tempting.I had the crab sandwich which was very very good with crisps and salad. My wife asked if they'd consider adding some cheese to the ham sandwich and it was stacked high !...More

Thank Bugsy1955
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13 June 2016|
Response from Integrity21 | Reviewed this property |
Hi My husband has a bad knee but he managed the walk, there is a few hills but we took it easy, it took us about 15 minutes from the boat...and well worth it. Might be worth having a chat to the hotel as I think they have... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$66
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
6:45 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
6:45 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
6:45 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
6:45 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
6:45 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
6:45 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
6:45 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tr23, TR23 0PR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Isles of Scilly  >  Bryher
  • Phone Number: +44 1720 422947
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Our Head Chef, uses local seasonal and regional ingredients in his restaurant and bar menus. Bryher crab, lobster and farm vegetables all bought just a stone's throw from the kitchen door. We change our evening menus daily, largely depending on the availability of local produce.
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