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Eating Out

Taste of the Wight makes finding the right place to eat or drink on the Isle of Wight as easy as possible, there’s no lack of choice, whatever the time of year you are visiting the Island.

Restaurants

Serving up quality dishes in a sophisticated atmosphere all year round, there’s something to suit all tastes and occasions.

Pubs & Bars

Whether you are in search of real ales or fine wines; looking for hearty traditional pub grub or more contemporary cuisine, the Isle of Wight has the perfect pub to suit your taste.

Cafes & Tearoom's

Cakes, biscuits, scones and afternoon teas are a highlight of any break. The Isle of Wight is packed full of independent cafes and tearooms, serving up homemade lunches and sweet treats.

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20 High Street, Ventnor, Isle of Wight, PO38 1RZ
Cantina is a café, restaurant, bakery and kitchen in the heart of sunny Ventnor, one of the Isle of Wight’s best-known towns for eating out. Providing informal, friendly hospitality, you will …
76 High Street, Shanklin, Isle of Wight, PO37 6NJ
Keats Cottage is a boutique b&b and restaurant offering a unique poetry and well-being experience. The b&b is located at the top of the Old Village in Shanklin, Isle of Wight, overlook…
Island Harbour Marina, Mill Lane, Binfield, Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 2LA
Visit The Breeze Restaurant and Bar at the picturesque Island Harbour Marina, where a very warm welcome awaits you. The Breeze has been extensively refurbished, adding a brand new separate fun…
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42-44 Avenue Road, Sandown, Isle of Wight, PO36 8AY
The Caulkheads is located just off the beach in Sandown and really does focus on keeping the little ones amongst you happy and occupied, while you enjoy a nice meal and relax. Even the dog is …
33 Lugley Street, Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 5ET
Hewitt’s is a fresh and contemporary restaurant in the heart of Newport. There is plenty of parking outside or a near by car park opposite. In the kitchen is an experienced chef who trained an…
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The Highdown Inn, Highdown Lane, Totland, Isle of Wight, PO39 0HY
The Highdown Inn is a beautiful example of a traditional country pub set in outstanding natural surroundings, complemented by a rich history across the West Wight. Mingle with the locals in th…
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Culver Down Road, Sandown, Isle of Wight, PO36 8QT
Located at one of the Island’s highest points on top of Culver Down, The Culver Haven Inn boasts some of the best views on the Isle of Wight. Enjoy a steady but fairly steep walk up to the Yar…
The Pavilion Bar and Grill
Esplanade Pavilion, Esplanade, Ryde PO33 2EL, UK
The Pavilion Bar & Grill is situated on Ryde Esplanade as part of the Ryde Superbowl complex. One of Ryde’s most historic buildings, it dates back to 1927. After undergoing a recent …
33-35 High Street, Shanklin, Isle of Wight, PO37 6JJ
The Corner offers high quality food at fantastic value, accompanied by the very highest level of service. Based in the heart of Shanklin High Street on the Isle of Wight, we offer succulent st…
14 High Street, Ventnor, Isle of Wight, PO38 1RZ
Fully Licensed Coffee House, Bistro & Wine Bar serving the exciting international cuisine of French, Greek and Mediterranean, Italian, Moroccan and Spanish/Basque. For chefs, Adam Fendyke …
Falcon Cross Road, Shanklin, Isle of Wight, PO37 7LA
Opened in 2016, Arty Shakes has already gained a firm spot on the favourite places to go with the kids in tow. Think homemade Belgian waffles, delicious ice cream sundaes or your favourite cho…
53 Union Street, Ryde, Isle of Wight, PO33 2LF
A stylish café bar that oozes unique personality with a lively and vibrant atmosphere; vintage décor with a contemporary twist. Located in the heart of Ryde, Blacksheep Bar is the perfect venu…
1-3 High Street, Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO31 7SA
Situated within the heart of the vibrant yachting town of Cowes on the Isle of Wight, The Anchor is a favourite with locals and visitors. A public house has stood on the site for over 300 year…
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59 Pyle St, Newport PO30 1UL, UK
ComiCoffee is a hybrid ‘coffee house come comic store’ offering a warm, inviting space to hang out, drink speciality beverages and read your favourite comics or novels. This indepe…
Moocow
55 Cross Street, Cowes, Isle of Wight PO31 7TA, UK
16 Esplanade, Ryde, Isle of Wight, PO33 2ED
The refurbished Harry’s Bar and Brasserie is open to residents and non-residents and offers a relaxed dining experience. The décor is classically styled – reminiscent of the golden age of Boga…
Tradewinds Beach Cafe, Dunroamin Beach, Lake Revetment, Shanklin, Isle of Wight, PO36 8JT
Tradewinds Beach Cafe is a quirky eclectic seafront venue, perfect to relax and enjoy the break taking views off the coast of the Isle of Wight, whether your taking a break from your journey a…
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…
85 Pallance Road, Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO31 8LS
The Travellers Joy has been a CAMRA award-winning pub for many years. Its location is great for walkers or cyclists plus dogs are more than welcome. A traditional and cosy pub with an open fir…
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