Orkney is a haven of delicious, quality food and drink, boasting some of the finest produce in Scotland.

Our sought after whiskies, beers, cheeses, meats and fish are stocked locally and afar, and served in restaurants across the UK and far beyond.

While in Orkney, you can enjoy fresh, mouth-watering delicacies in a huge variety of eateries. From fine dining, seafood specialities and divine desserts to the best whiskies, wine and gin — our islands are a foodie’s paradise, where you can indulge and be completely spoilt for choice.

Below, you will find a handy directory featuring the details of some of our favourite places to eat and drink — as well as links to some of the best producers in the isles.


Archive Coffee
Serving speciality coffee alongside deelicious food and cakes.
Albert Street, Kirkwall

Beiting & Brew
Orkney Street Food — Creative restaurant-quality food, in a takeaway platform.
Garrison Road, Hatston Industrial Estate, Kirkwall, KW15 1RH

Twenty One
Small plate dining and bar
21, Albert Street, Kirkwall.

Café Lolz
Award-winning baking. Delicious lunches with gluten-free and vegan options available.
01856 877714 7 Strynd, Kirkwall, KW15 1HR
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The Kirkwall Hotel
Harbour View Restaurant, Highland Park Bar and Skipper’s Bar. Varied menu suiting all tastes; children welcome and pet friendly. Wide range of gins and whisky.
01856 872232 Harbour Street, Kirkwall, KW15 1LE

Sourdough bakery and wood-fired sourdough pizzeria, takeaway or eat-in.
01856 751714 Evie Village, KW17 2PJ

Fernvalley Tearoom;
Hot drinks, homebakes, soups and sandwiches.
01856 751461 Tingwall, Rendall, KW17 2HB

Harbour Fry
Fish and chips restaurant and takeaway.
01856 873170 3 Bridge Street, Kirkwall, KW15 1HR

Heritage Tearoom
Homemade soup, sandwiches, homebakes and drinks to eat in or takeaway.
01856 731255 Viewforth, Burray KW17 2SY

Indian Garden
Indian restaurant and takeaway.
01856 875575 37 Junction Road, Kirkwall, KW15 1AG

Jacks Chippy
Takeaway fish and chips.
01856 677471 Broughton, Westray, KW17 2SY

Judith Glue and The Real Food Café
Delicious home cooking to enjoy in-house, or to takeaway.
01856 874225 25 Broad Street, Kirkwall, KW15 1DH
info@judithglue.com www.judithglue.com

The Foveran Restaurant with Rooms
à la carte evening meals. Savour local produce, presented with care, in a stunning location overlooking Scapa Flow.
01856 872389 St Ola, Orkney,
KW15 1SF

Pierowall Hotel
Bar/restaurant. Quality home cooking to suit all tastes — dine in or takeaway.
01857 677472 Pierowall, Westray, KW17 2BZ
pierowallhotel@gmail.com www.pierowallhotel.co.uk

Robertson’s Coffeehoose & Bar
Delicious local cuisine to enjoy in house or takeaway.
01856 831889 Church Road, St Margaret’s Hope, KW17 2SR

St Ola Hotel
Bar/restaurant. Varied menu to suit all tastes; sit-in or takeaway.
01856 875090 Harbour Street, Kirkwall, KW15 1LE
enquiries@stolahotel.co.uk www.stolahotel.co.uk

The Ayre Hotel & Apartments
Delicious bar/restaurant meals.
01856 873001 Ayre Road, Kirkwall, KW15 1QX
gm@ayrehotel.co.uk www.ayrehotel.co.uk

The Kirk Gallery & Café
Selection of dishes and home bakes, showcasing Orkney produce.
01856 861758 Tankerness, KW17 2QT
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cafe@sheilafleet.com www.sheilafleet.com

The Lynnfield Hotel
Hotel and restaurant serving fresh local produce daily.
01856 872505 Holm Road, Kirkwall, KW15 1SU
office@lynnfield.co.uk www.lynnfield.co.uk

The Merkister Hotel
Restaurant and bar meals, available on site or to takeaway.
01856 771366 Harray Loch, Harray, KW17 2LF
merkisterhotel@gmail.com www.merkister.com

The Murray Arms
Hotel and seafood restaurant.
01856 831205 Back Road, St Margaret’s Hope, KW15 2SP
ginaorkney@hotmail.co.uk www.themurrayarmshotel.com

The Orkney Hotel
Restaurant and bar offering over 1,000 whiskies.
01856 873477 40 Victoria Street, Kirkwall, KW15 1DN
info@orkneyhotel.co.uk www.orkneyhotel.co.uk

The Storehouse Restaurant with Rooms,
Bar and restaurant
01856 252250 Bridge Street Wynd, Kirkwall, KW15 1JD

The Sands Hotel
Renowned restaurant and bar. Serving high-quality meals from local produce.
01856 7312298 Burray Village, KW17 2SS