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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

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

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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Morgan's Restaurant, High Street, Shanklin, Isle of Wight, PO37 6JY
After working in several top London restaurants and alongside renowned Chef Marco Pierre White, Tim brought his dream of owning his own restaurant back to the Isle of Wight in 2006 to open Mor…
The Bonchurch Inn
Bonchurch Inn, Bonchurch Shute, Bonchurch, Isle of Wight, PO38 1NU
Dan's Kitchen, Lower Green Road, St. Helens, PO33 1TS
On the south side of St Helens’ village green, with views across the Solent and beyond, this smart neighbourhood eatery opened in the summer of 2011. With chef/owner Dan Maskell at the stoves,…
Masala Bay
Masala Bay, 9-11, Pier Street, Ventnor, Isle of Wight PO38 1ST
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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…
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 …
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114a Pyle Street, Newport, UK
Grace’s Bakery – voted ‘The Islands best bakery’ – is named after the owner’s grandmother. Priding itself on using traditional baking methods, no additives …
15 Shooters Hill, Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO31 7BG
Set in the heart of Cowes, we serve locally sourced, seasonal food in a relaxed and welcoming setting – all day, every day. You can drop in for breakfast or a cake with a morning cappucc…
Fisherman's Cottage, Shanklin Esplanade, Shanklin, Isle of Wight PO37 6BN
Nestled just beneath Shanklin Chine in an enviable location at the far end of Shanklin Esplanade, you will find Fisherman’s Cottage, the Island’s original thatched dining pub on the beac…
The Big Kahuna
The Big Kahuna, Sandy Slipway, Ryde PO33 1JD
A lovely seaside cafe located directly on the beach behind the boating lake in Ryde. The food at The Big Kahuna centres around the theme of surf shacks (check out the Island-made Critical Sect…
Bendula
Bendula, 5 Union Street, Ryde, Isle of Wight PO33 2DU, UK
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…
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Chilton Chine, Military Road, Brighstone, Isle of Wight, PO30 4DD
With spectacular views across the English Channel, The Pearl Café is the perfect place to enjoy delicious homemade food. From light lunches, sandwiches and baguettes, to one of the best cream …
Main Road, Havenstreet, Ryde, Isle of Wight, PO33 4DP
The White Hart in is a pretty, traditional village pub in the heart of Havenstreet – just a few minutes walk from the Isle of Wight Steam Railway. The interior boasts and characterful an…
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Briddlesford Lodge Farm, Briddlesford Road, Wootton, Isle of Wight, PO33 4RY
Bluebells at Briddlesford, named after the favourite family in the Guernsey herd, is a farm café and education facility and the hub of the Briddlesford farm activity. Open seven days a week wi…
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3 Chine Hill, Shanklin, Isle of Wight, PO37 6BW
Shanklin Chine is one of the Island’s oldest attractions. Located in Shanklin Old village it is well worth a visit either during the day or the evening when you will find it completely i…
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