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Restaurants

For an Island filled with such impressive produce, it’s no surprise that the Isle of Wight is home to a selection of restaurants.

Serving up quality dishes in a sophisticated atmosphere all year round, there’s something to suit all tastes and occasions. Many Island restaurants pride themselves on the amount of local produce used within their menus, with the emphasis on cutting down on food miles from field to plate. Regularly changing specials boards allows them to showcase the freshest meats, vegetables and seafood at their finest.

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New China House
7 Church Street, Ventnor, Isle of Wight PO38 1SW
New China House situated in Ventnor, is a Chinese restaurant known for reasonable prices and friendly faces. This restaurant only uses fresh, local and seasonal produce to create the dishes an…
Tonino's
8-9 Shooters Hill, Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO31 7BE
Established in 1979 Tonino’s offers a warm and friendly atmosphere. Popular with the sailing community and locals alike set in the heart of Cowes. Large groups can be catered for and the…
Smoking Lobster
Smoking Lobster, Esplanade, Ventnor, Isle of Wight PO38 1JT
The Hungry Bear
Fakenham Farm, Eddington Road, St Helens, Isle of Wight, PO33 1XS
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1 Eastcliff Road, Shanklin, Isle of Wight, PO37 6AA
The enchanting family-friendly Vernon Cottage in Shanklin Old Village is renowned for its fabulous homemade food – delicious meat, fish and vegetarian dishes using fresh, local seasonal produc…
46 High Street, Sandown, Isle of Wight, PO36 8AE
We are a free house and offer a selection of lagers, ciders, wines, spirits, cocktails & Isle of Wight ales. Why not come and unwind with us – imagine enjoying a freshly prepared lunch whi…
The George Hotel, Quay Street, Yarmouth, Isle of Wight, PO41 0PE
The George Hotel is a 17th century townhouse enjoying a wonderful location nestling on the water’s edge between the castle and pier in the bustling harbour town of Yarmouth. This magnificent b…
Tamarind Indian Restaurant
65 Upper St James' Street, Newport, Isle of Wight PO30 1LQ
Shepards Wharf, Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO31 7HT
The Basque Kitchen is a restaurant and tapas bar in Cowes that infuses Basque Country cooking with the best fresh Isle of Wight produce. There are a number of reasons to open a restaurant, but…
Mr T's
Mr T's, 46 Atherley Road, Shanklin, Isle of Wight
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11 Town Lane, Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 1JU
Thompson’s is a contemporary ‘open kitchen’ restaurant offering a delicious modern British menu inspired by the flavours of the Island and Robert’s experiences. Robert Thompson’s reputation in…
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Church Hollow, Godshill, Ventnor, Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
Tansy’s Pantry is a Godshill based eatery, serving 100% plant-based, vegan food. Serving burgers, fries, curries, pasta dishes, delicious cakes and much more. Owner and chef Jaime has …
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Osborne Court, The Parade, Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO31 7QS
The Yachtsman is Situated on Cowes Parade and boasts enviable views over the Solent and beyond from the vast, heated terrace. There is a beautiful flagstone floor and reclaimed wood is used as…
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Station Road, Yarmouth, Isle of Wight, PO41 0QT
For a truly unique experience, head to award-winning railway restaurant situated perfectly beside the beautiful Mill Copse. They provide first class service and a mouth-watering selection of h…
Auckland House Hotel
10 Queen's Road, Shanklin, Isle of Wight PO37 6AN, UK
The Hut, Colwell Chine Road, Colwell Bay Freshwater, Isle of Wight, PO40 9NP
The Hut is an easy-going beach restaurant that combines an unrivalled passion for simple yet delicious food, with a desire to create a relaxed but stylish environment for all to enjoy. Using l…
Ventnor Winter Gardens, Pier Street, Ventnor, Isle of Wight, PO38 1SZ
Housed in an iconic building, dating from 1936, The Ventnor Winter Gardens is a combination of theatre, meeting space, restaurant and bar for local residents and visitors to the town. The Wint…
The Esplanade, Ventnor, Isle of Wight, PO38 1JX
The Ale & Oyster is located on Ventnor Esplanade with wonderful views of Ventnor Bay. Michelin Enlisted 2017 Head Chef Sean Jeffers, is proud to use local fresh produce when available, fro…
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The Royal Hotel, Belgrave Road, Ventnor, Isle of Wight, PO38 1JJ
The Royal Hotel has been so-called ever since Queen Victoria enjoyed afternoon tea at the hotel. Serving uncomplicated British food that mirrors the seasons, using the freshest, home-grown isl…
Bendula
Bendula, 5 Union Street, Ryde, Isle of Wight PO33 2DU, UK
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