Find the best local produce from the Isle of Wight
The Isle of Wight grows, rears and brews some of the best food in the UK, explore the natural bounty the Island has to offer with this list of the best local produce available on the Isle of Wight.
Find the best local produce from the Isle of Wight
The Isle of Wight grows, rears and brews some of the best food in the UK, explore the natural bounty the Island has to offer with this list of the best local produce available on the Isle of Wight.
A traditional country pub with a excellent reputation for food the High Down Inn is a perfect spot for a light lunch or evening meal or for those fancying something a little sweeter try the delicious range of cakes and scones available from the tearoom. Set in an area of outstanding natural beauty it makes a great place to stop off on a walk or afternoon drive. Mingle with the locals in our friendly bar whilst selecting your meal from the daily blackboard specials, and enjoy an excellent meal either at a table in the bar or in our sumptuous restaurant. We use the freshest finest ingredients, locally caught shellfish and seafood and local produce to present a menu that has unrivalled reputation, outstanding value and mouth watering quality. Our Seafood is our speciality, including freshly caught local crab and lobster, prawns, crayfish and smoked mackerel and halibut. Our specials boards feature regularly changing dishes, using the best seasonal ingredients and offering a level of quality and affordability for all of the family. Our luxurious desserts, including Raspberry Pavlova, Plum and Ginger Crumble and Hot Chocolate Fudge Cake will round off any perfect lunch, evening dinner or celebration meal. See Highdown Inn Main Menu […]
High Down Inn,Highdown Lane, Totland, Isle of Wight, PO39 0HY
Welcome to the Crab and Lobster Inn Awarded “Isle of Wight County Dining Pub of The Year 2014” by the Good Pub Guide. Enjoying a superb coastal location with un-equalled sea views over Bembridge Ledge on the Isle of Wight. The most sought after hostelry with a proven track record is popular with both locals and visitors alike, where the locally caught seafood can be enjoyed all year round. With a traditional intimate beamed interior and attractive patio areas it has all the ingredients for a relaxed and enjoyable experience. Its five ensuite Bed and Breakfast Rooms provide the location for a perfect escape and have been awarded 4 AA stars. Free Wi-Fi. Well behaved dogs welcome in the main bar area. Our Food Although our seafood is something special do not worry we provide the normal range of pub favourites from lighter dishes all the way through to a fully featured mixed grill. Additionally, at lunchtime select from our Lunchtime Menu, especially designed for those with a smaller appetite. Our Lobster dishes could not be fresher with the daily catch being brought direct to the kitchen door. If you cannot decide what seafood to have you could always go for one […]
Crab & Lobster Inn 32 Forelands Field Rd, Bembridge, Isle of Wight PO35 5TR
The Woodvale has been welcoming locals and holidaymakers for over 80 years. Located at the sea front in Gurnard with amazing views over The Solent, enjoy a drink and spot of lunch from the gardens and BBQ terrace. With a main menu offering over 50 choices, our much acclaimed chef’s also offer you an ever changing specials board and speciality fish menu. In peak season our BBQ terrace comes alive enabling you to dine ‘al fresco’. All this coupled with the fact that our cellar offers a selection of cask ales, fine wines and spirits make The Woodvale the perfect choice. Music evey Friday and Saturday night and Sunday Lunchtime from Noon. Whatever the occasion, savour our extensive menu of wholesome freshly cooked food complimented by our Blackboard Specials, fine wines and range of traditional cask ales. Woodvale Menu 2016 Woodvale Kids Menu 2016 The Solent Suite Whether it be a Wedding, Conference or Birthday Party you are looking to organise, The Woodvale with it’s newly refurbished dedicated Solent Suite Function Room is the ideal venue. The Solent Suite can cater for up to 70 guests and boasts stunning views across The Solent. Only recently re-opened, The Solent Suite has its own bar and balcony and […]
The Woodvale, 1 Princes Esplanade, Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO31 8LE
The staff at The Waterfront always offer you a warm welcome and with their new restaurant “The Mediterranean Kitchen”, there is arguably no better place on the Island to watch the sun setting in the west, whilst you enjoy a fabulous meal. Hidden away at the far end of Totland Bay, The Waterfront is noted for its’ fine food, sea food and STUNNING location, perched on top of the sea wall, looking straight out to sea and across to the Mainland and Hurst Castle. It is a magical location and you will experience some of the finest sunsets in Europe over a drink, or our freshly prepared delicious Mediterranean cuisine. Lunch time is excellent too, as you look out to The Solent, the bay very often attracts large yachts and cruisers that more there to enjoy the calm clear waters of the bay.
The Beach Totland Bay Isle of Wight PO39 0BQ England
The Coast Bar & Dining Room in West Cowes offers you a warm welcome “You can drop in for breakfast or a cake with a selection of quality bean coffee, enjoy a hearty lunch or a three course dinner, as the relaxed informal style of our Bar & Dining Room is designed for every day eating”
14-15 Shooters Hill. Cowes. Isle of Wight. PO31 7BG
The Ryde Castle has a beautiful restaurant and bar patio area so you can enjoy a relaxing drink and a meal whilst taking in the wonderful views and sea air. Our menu offers a truly delicious selection from this season’s harvest. As the frost begins to settle in, it’s time to enjoy our heart-warming dishes for some comfort from those colder months. Why not try our beef and ale pie, which features a long-standing favourite from our range of traditional cask ales: wrapped in golden pastry, the well-renowned Old Speckled Hen ale forms a rich and flavourful sauce. See Ryde Castle Main Menu See Ryde Castle Kids Menu With a mix of old classics and some new additions, our menu will warm the taste buds of absolutely everyone. So, come in and enjoy your favourite dishes with us by the fire. Ryde Castle is accessible from all major transport links, both the hovercraft and catamaran services that link the Isle of Wight with Portsmouth and Southsea are only a short walk from the hotel and with ample parking available free of charge it makes Ryde Castle hotel the perfect choice whilst visiting the Isle of Wight. Directions Directions to the […]
Ryde Castle Restaurant, Ryde, Isle of Wight
We pride ourselves on offering quality dining in a pub environment, matched with superb ales and an extensive wine selection. We have recently taken over and refurbished The Fishbourne and look forward to welcoming customers old and new. AA Dinner award for 2011 and 2012.
THE FISHBOURNE Fishbourne Lane Fishbourne Isle of Wight PO33 4EU
Beautifully refurbished Edwardian bar & restaurant in the chic village of Bembridge offering relaxed, informal dining. Informal bar and relaxed dining Local real ales, craft beers & refined wine selection Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner served every day Coffee lounge & charming courtyard garden Meeting & conference facilities
The Spinnaker 1 Steyne Road Bembridge IOW PO35 5UH
Family owned free house & restaurant in Chale The Wight Mouse Inn offers a range of high quality foods in pleasant surroundings. The Wight Mouse Inn is a great base to begin exploring along the southern stretch of the Island for walkers, cyclists and families. After a lazy lunch go out and see just what this rugged stretch of coast has to offer. For walkers, there is the Tennyson Trail which can be joined at Compton Down along the Military Rd which is accessible by bus. This area of outstanding national beauty leads on to Afton Down, Freshwater Bay and onto the westbound coastal path to Tennyson Down, the Tennyson monument and past the Needles Battery to Alum Bay.
The Wight Mouse Inn Church Place Chale Isle Of Wight PO38 2HA
Joe’s is one of the most popular eating and drinking venues in Ryde. Open early for coffees and breakfasts and for snacks, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner. Joe’s is known for its high quality food, great service and special ambiance.
Joe's 24 Union Street Ryde Isle of Wight PO33 2DT
Our homely Brasserie and Bar is situated in a superb location right on the seafront on Shanklin’s Esplanade, with panoramic sea views and just a stone’s throw from the sandy beach. The Waterfront Inn offers great food in a amazing location making it perfect for the whole family to eat out.
The Waterfront Inn 19 Esplanade Shanklin Isle of Wight PO37 6BN
The New Inn Pub & Restaurant Come and experience the New Inn in Shalfleet a traditional pub in a rural location on the Isle of Wight. Renowned for good food and excellent service.
Main Road, Shalfleet Isle of Wight PO30 4NS
Isla’s Conservatory offers a very relaxed atmosphere, using where possible organic and local produce. Menus are seasonal and the food is contemporary brasserie style with a European influence.
The George Hotel, Quay Street, Yarmouth, Isle of Wight, PO41 0PE
The Reef is a bar, restaurant and accommodation situated on Sandown Esplanade, just a stones throw away from the beach. There is a contemporary seating area inside and a spacious decking area at the front perfectly is positioned to see the stunning views of Sandown Bay. We have a fully stocked bar and we serve Fosters, Estrella, Bombardier, Stowford Press, Guiness and Peroni on draught, all sold at very competitive prices. We also have a great wine list encompassing your favourite wines and a few you may not have tried before. Please make sure to take a look at our wine list and drinks list for variety and prices. The food here is homemade from only the freshest local ingredients and we serve from 12 noon to 9pm. Make sure you check the restaurant page for more information on our menu and how to book. Well behaved children are welcome throughout the daytime and evening, and dogs are allowed on the decking. Here at the reef we pride ourselves on the quality of our food and cook to order so you can enjoy the freshest local ingredients possible. The Reef’s menu aims to cater for everybody with fresh fish, pastas, salads, […]
The Reef The Esplanade, Sandown, Isle of Wight, PO36 8AE
The Fighting Cocks is an award winning family friendly, pub offering an extensive menu for all ages at reasonable prices. When visiting the Fighting Cocks you have a choice of places to relax and enjoy our friendly atmosphere, including a large out door children’s play area with tables to sit and watch your little ones entertain themselves
The Fighting Cocks, Hale Common, Arreton, Isle of Wight PO30 3AR
Right on the Esplanade in Sandown you will find the Ocean Deck Bar & Restaurant offering fantastic views, great food served in a friendly, unpretentious environment . A perfect place to relax and unwind. Your hosts, Alan Staley, Head Chef and his wife Hayley, are the new owners of the Ocean Deck Bar & Restaurant. Between them they have a wealth of experience in the catering and hospitality industry, including fine dining, luxury private catering, chic cafes, bars and brasseries. Their vision is to use their extensive knowledge to create a dining experience that focuses on excellent, traditional food served in a friendly, unpretentious environment using the freshest ingredients, sourced as close to home as possible. Whether you choose a three-course meal, a sandwich, an ice-cold beer or a bottle of wine to enjoy out on the deck, Alan and Hayley will ensure that a friendly welcome will greet you at this modern, family run, nautical-themed bar and restaurant.
Ocean Deck The Esplanade, Sandown Isle of Wight, PO36 8AE
The Lifeboat stands proudly over East Cowes Marina, which is a huge favourite of visiting yachtsmen in the summer, but also a family-friendly home-from-home for locals too. In the summer, our large outside decking area offers one of the best riverside dining experiences on the Island. Food at The Lifeboat is our speciality! We believe we have created the perfect balance of modern contemporary cuisine from around the world. Our extensive menu, alongside daily Specials, offer diners a wealth of options to suit all tastes – and our ‘Under 12s’ menu makes dining with the family a pleasure for everyone. Wherever possible, we try to source our ingredients from local suppliers. Our indoor restaurant buzzes throughout the winter and on wetter days. In summer, our decking area is the perfect hangout for small groups or large parties – whether you come by sea or land, a hearty welcome awaits. Food is served throughout the day. Whilst The Lifeboat is known for its fantastic food and stunning waterfront location, it also features a well-stocked bar that’s hugely popular with residents and visitors alike.Just around the corner from East Cowes town centre and the Isle of Wight’s first Waitrose supermarket. We will […]
The Lifeboat Britannia Way East Cowes Isle Of Wight PO32 6UB
The Village Inn nestled in Shanklin Old village, still holds some of its old world charm with thatched roof serving traditional pub food and Real Ales.
Village Inn High Street Shanklin Isle of Wight
SEAVIEW HOTEL RESTAURANT “Don’t miss the food. If you love fish you are in for a treat as the main restaurant specialises in fish and seafood whereas the bar delivers great British classics. The hotel has its own farm – home-reared meat, home-grown vegetable’s, home-laid eggs, while the crab ramekin is an island institution.” The Seaview Hotel offers, good food coupled with relaxed informal dining. The hotel has its’ very own farm supplying beef, pork and venison as well as fresh vegetables and herbs. They have carefully planted a variety of heritage vegetables, bringing some new colour and flavour to the table. They try to keep their food offerings as ‘local’ as possible and work with a multitude of Island suppliers, for example it’s not unusual for our head chef, Bruce Theobald, to know when our fish was caught, by whom and on which boat. ‘Newclose Farm pork is simply the best I have ever tasted. The animals are reared respectfully and sustainably by our farmer Adrian Lax.’ – Bruce Theobald The main restaurant features our Focus on Fish menu showcasing fresh fish and seafood. Working with local fishermen many of the fish are landed within sight of the hotel and […]
THE SEAVIEW HOTEL Seaview Isle of Wight
A little of the Mediterranean on the beach-front at Ventnor on the Isle of Wight. The Met boasts over 50 wines, probably the largest selection available on the Isle of Wight. We are very proud to be able to offer such a wide selection of quality wines from around the world. Our extensive list is handpicked by our local wine importer and supplier Eurovines. Tapas is served day in day out in every bar and cafe in Spain. It’s so much a part of the culture and social scene that the Spanish people invented the verb ‘tapear’ which means ‘to go and eat tapas’. It is said that King Alfonso X – the Wise One, made sure that Castilian taverns served wine accompanied by something to eat, so that the wine would not go straight to the clients’ heads. Another story claims that while on a long trip, King Alfonso had stopped to rest in a town, and he ordered a glass of sherry. There was a gusty wind, so the inn keeper served him his glass of sherry covered by a slice of ham to prevent the sherry from getting dirty. When he asked for a second glass, he […]
Ventnor Esplanade Isle of Wight PO38 1JP
We serve coffee and lunch in a casual relaxed environment during the day. In the evening we serve dinner (with last orders taken at 9pm) and as everyone finishes their meal we up the tempo with live music and a party atmosphere so you can dance and enjoy yourselves. Food & Drink at the Ale & Oyster You’ll savour our selection of real ales, lagers, fine wines and non-alcoholic drinks as well as our teas and coffees – the perfect way to spend time with friends. Daniel Mitchard our excecutive chef is now fully up-and-running, this is where we will publish our menus. (Please be aware menus are subject to change due to availability of produce) We look forward to seeing you soon. Sunday Lunch Due to popular demand, we will now b
THE ALE & OYSTER The Esplanade Ventnor Isle of Wight PO38 1JX
Looking for a real pub with a good selection of Real Ale to try, then the Newport Ale House on the Isle of Wight is the perfect spot for you. No food, just great drinks and good company. With a great selection of real ales including some great local brews, the pub also has wines, spirits and soft drinks and for those wanting a bite to eat try there is always crisps
Newport Ale House, 24A Holyrood St, Newport PO30 5AZ
The Taverners is an excellent country pub in Godshill, with a good selection of beers, wines and real ales as well as a great reputation for good food and great service. A great menu is on offer and all the ingredients used are sourced local with attention paid to seasonal produce so you can experience the very best the Island has to offer throughout the year.
The Taverners Pub & Eating House High Street Godshill Isle of Wight PO38 3HZ
With award winning ale, daily changing menu and superb location the Pointer Inn makes a great destination for a meal out with friends and family. Enjoy the well designed pub and friendly service and when the sun is shining dine alfresco in the pretty garden with heated pergola. Special attention to detail and use of fresh local ingredients where ever possible makes the Pointers a popular choice in Sandown for both locals and visitors.
The Pointer Inn High Street Newchurch Sandown Isle of Wight PO36 0NN
With real ale, home cooked food and great atmosphere the Vine Inn makes for a great destination when visiting Freshwater. The traditional decor makes for a cosy lunch or evening meal and the beer garden is perfect for sunny days and it makes a great venue for families and couples looking for treat out.
The Vine Inn School Green Lane, Freshwater, Isle of Wight, PO40 9UP
Near the harbour in the beautiful town of Yarmouth on the Isle of Wight you will find Salty’s Restaurant and bar. With it’s Mediterranean feel and lively atmosphere it is a favourite with seafood lovers..
SALTYS RESTAURANT & BAR Quay Street Yarmouth Isle of Wight PO41 0PB
With bags of charm the Red Lion is a friendly country pub in Freshwater on the Isle of Wight. With real log fire, flagstone floors and beamed interior makes a great for a stop on chilly days after a walk and in the summer enjoy the food in the beer garden and take in the stunning countryside views. The menu is a mix of traditional and modern all beautifully presented and using the very best ingredients the Island has to offer
The Red Lion Church Place, Freshwater, Isle of Wight, PO40 9BP
Converted from a former coaching inn the Bugle in Yarmouth offers high quality service, freshly prepared food and great atmosphere all in it’s snug and traditional surroundings. With extensive menu, daily specials and fresh seafood served daily there is something for everyone of offer here. In the summer months sit back and soak up the sun in the beer garden and come the colder weather enjoy the ambiance of the dark wood and open fire places.
The Bugle Coaching Inn, The Square, Yarmouth, Isle of Wight, PO41 0NS,
With an excellent selection of local beers, wine and spirits the Kings Head pub in Yarmouth makes a great stop for a quick drink or get together with friends and family. The classic menu serves up a good selection on traditional home cooked food served in comfortable surroundings with a friendly service. A daily specials board is available along with a selection of fresh fish dishes, perfect for couples and family’s alike.
THE KINGS HEAD Quay Street, Yarmouth, Isle of Wight, PO41 0PB
A place to unwind, meet new friends and catch up with old ones, read the papers or check your email – and you can be assured of a decent cup of coffee or pot of tea with a slice of cake at a reasonable price. We operate an over-18 policy. Well behaved dogs, on leads, are welcome during the day although we reserve the right to request you leave if your pet causes a nuisance to other clients. Please see Visitor Information page for sample menu Opening Times: 10:30 – 16:00 Tuesday to Saturday – (Closed Sun & Mon) Cocktail & Wine Bar Our cocktail and wine bar opens after 6pm and offers pre-dinner drinks or a place to relax and unwind from the day. Cheese Boards with large glass of house wine available – £10.50 We also have the downstairs Box bar and courtyard for private functions such as meetings and small party’s – please contact us for details. All of our wines we buy from the Island Wine Company in Ventnor Opening Times – 18:00 – 23:00 -Monday – Saturday Our Cocktails Tequila Sunrise Tequila, Orange Juice & Grenadine……………………………£5.50 Sex On The Beach Vodka, Archers, Orange Juice & Cranberry […]
No24 Ventnor 24 High Street Ventnor PO38 1RZ
The Eight Bells is located on the main High street in Carisbrooke, close to Newport. A great family pub with indoor and outdoor seating, car park and children’s play area. Open 7 days a week
31 Carisbrooke High Street, Newport, Isle of Wight ,PO30 1NR
The Sun Inn is set in beautiful countryside near Brook Chine on the Isle of Wight. The pub has a large beer garden and a good reputation for superb home cooked food. Real Ale, Dog Friendly, Family Friendly, Traditional Country Feel
Hulverstone, Isle of Wight, PO30 4EH
Set in the wonderful Arreton Barns is the Dairymans Daughter pub, a suberb family friendly Inn with great food, warm welcome and live entertainment Car Park, Live Music, Family Friendly, Indoor & Outdoor Seating
Arreton, Isle of Wight, PO30 3AA
The Man in the Moon is a Wetherspoon pub in the central town of Newport on the Isle of Wight, a great place to meet friends and family for a drink or something to eat when visiting the town for a spot of shopping. Inside and outside seating area, family friendly, supern menu and kids menu and private function room
16–17 St James Street Newport Isle of Wight PO30 5HB
Hare and Hounds near Newport is a beautiful thatched pub which overlooks Robin Hill Country Park. Family friendly with an great menu including a wide range of vegetarian meals and a very good children’s menu. Children’s outdoor play area, Parking, Dog Friendly and WiFi
Downend Road, Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 2NU
The Blacksmith’s Arms is a traditional family friendly pub close to Carisbrooke Village. The pub has some of the most stunning country views on the Island and a great repuation for good food and friendly service Parking available in large car park and children’s play area located in safe area at the back of the pub.
Calbourne Road Newport PO30 5SS
Set in the heart of Carisbrooke with stunning views of the Castle is the Waverley Inn, offering good pub food at great prices. Indoor and outdoor seating available, family friendly, good selection of real ales. Small parking area to the rear.
The Waverley Inn, 2 Clatterford Road, Carisbrooke, Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 1PA
An award winning pub in Bembridge the Crab & Lobster Inn offers great food, amazing views and excellent service all year round Although our seafood is something special do not worry we provide the normal range of pub favourites from lighter dishes all the way through to a fully featured mixed grill. Additionally, at lunchtime select from our Lunchtime Menu, especially designed for those with a smaller appetite. Our Lobster dishes could not be fresher with the daily catch being brought direct to the kitchen door. If you cannot decide what seafood to have you could always go for one of our renowned Seafood Platters which are available hot or cold. Please feel free to browse our Main Menu at your leisure or just make your choice when you arrive. Bringing the kids with you is thoroughly encouraged and we have an extensive children’s section on the main menu but they must leave room for the special “Crab and Lobster Ice Cream for two” which features cookies, marshmallows, maltesers to name but a few. View Crab & Lobster Inn Menu View Crab Lobster Inn Dessert Menu View Crab & Lobster Inn Wine Menu Find out about our Bed and Breakfast […]
Crab & Lobster Inn, 32 Forelands Field Road, Bembridge, Isle of Wight, PO35 5TR
Appley Manor , Ryde was built in 1850 as a magnificent Victorian residence. The architecture copied that of Osborne house (Queen Victorians residence at Cowes) with an observation tower overlooking the Solent, as was fashionable in Victorian times on the Isle of Wight. Today, Appley Manor Hotel has been extensively refurbished to include all modern comforts and offers you some of the most comfortable accommodation in the Ryde area. Appley Manor is situated on the outskirts of Ryde, and only a short distance from the popular sailing village of Seaview. Ryde’s glorious sandy beaches are within a short walking distance. Other amenities within a short distance are Rydes ice rink, 10 pin bowling alley, indoor swimming pool boating lake and town centre. For the younger at heart, Ryde can offer good nightlife, though Appley Manor is distanced far enough away to ensure your stay is peaceful. Ryde, popularly known as the gateway to the Isle of Wight is a ideal base to explore our beautiful island. Appley Manor Hotel is well suited to business people, families or couples looking for a peaceful rest. The hotel is joined to The Manor Inn Restaurant, which serves food from 11am to 9.00pm every […]
Appley Manor Appley Rd Ryde Isle of Wight PO33 1PH
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