From locally prepared vegetarian dishes to fruit of the sea
Spinnaker Restaurant, Cowes, Isle of Wight
Spinnaker Restaurant Situated on the waters edge the BEST WESTERN New Holmwood Hotel & Restaurant enjoys spectacular sea views of both sailing & the famous sunset off Egypt Point. Our restaurant offers panoramic views of all the Solent and all the ships that sail it. Open from 12pm – 2pm and 7pm – 9.30pm there is a daily Table d’hôte menu (lunch and dinner), Full A La Carte menu and a Bar Snack menu available daily. Our experienced Kitchen Brigade produce superb, freshly cooked cuisine using locally sourced produce where possible and are pleased to cater for any special requirements with prior notice. A well-stocked bar and an extensive wine cellar ensure you will find a refreshment to compliment your dining experience. A friendly and professional service is provided by our xxperienced restaurant team under the leadership of our hands on management. We are also pleased to cater for weddings, celebration lunches and dinners, family parties and club or society functions. We also hold a very popular three course Sunday Carvery Luncheon as well as a Midweek Carvery on selected Wednesdays throughout the month. We are open to non-residents for Luncheon & Dinner.Sample Table D’hote Dinner Menu Sample Table D’hote […]
BEST WESTERN New Holmwood Hotel Queens Road Egypt Point Cowes Isle of Wight PO31 8BW
The Clifton Bistro, Shanklin, Isle of Wight
Bistro: Open 7 days a week from 18:00 to 20:30 Phone or email for reservation Choose from a menu which includes local produce such as the renowned Bembridge crab and a Daily Specials Board featuring fresh fish. We do our best to bring you fresh, locally sourced ingredients and products, subject to availability. Served 7 days a week until 18:00, our bar menu offers a choice of basket meals and grazing platters to share. For a lighter meal try our homemade soup of the day or freshly cut sandwiches. Local dishes, subject to availability, include our own potted Bembridge crab. The Clifton Cream Tea, with homemade scones, complements our wide selection of cakes freshly baked on the premises. The hot drinks menu includes specialty teas, espresso coffees and hot chocolate. The beverage menu offers a superb choice of wines including wine from the Adgestone Vineyard here on the Isle of Wight. Or try a traditional beer brewed locally by Island Ales. See: clifton-bistro-sample-menu-iow
The Clifton 1 Queens Road, Shanklin, Isle of Wight, PO37 6AN
Keats Kitchen, Shanklin, Isle of Wight
Keats Kitchen which is inspired by the poet John Keats, is a unique place offering not only lovely homemade food but also a place to come and relax over coffee, read literature or just enjoy a glass of local wine with friends. As Keats was a keen traveller, we have decided to take on board our knowledge of Polish and Swiss cuisines, in addition to more traditional fayre in our menus. David and Ewa believe in the little things which make people happy. Having worked for quality restauranteurs such as Sir Terrence Conran and Paul Heathcote and having broadened their horizons by working in Switzerland, the emphasis is on exceptional food and service in a home from home experience. We use the beautiful produce that is to be found on the Island and make a number of cakes, chutneys, pies and rolls which can be taken away. It is for this reason that we have devised a menu with homemade ingredients, local produce and comfort style cooking in mind. We can offer a hearty breakfast or leisurely lunch or a decadent afternoon tea. For those wanting to try something different, we also intend to offer Swiss style rosti and […]
Keats Cottage 76 High Street Shanklin Isle of Wight PO37 6NJ
Olivo’s, Ryde, Isle of Wight
Set in the prime location of Ryde, Isle of Wight, Olivo is ideally situated in the main district. Olivo has been open since 2008 offering the island with dishes that are cooked with authentic Mediterranean products complemented with some of the best ingredients the Island can offer. Olivo is a spacious restaurant with an ample atmosphere. Enjoy breakfast from 8am offering coffees, teas, pastries, cakes, sandwiches, Panini’s and cooked breakfasts. From 12 midday we serve the full menu including homemade Pizza, Pasta, Risotto, Salads & mains. Evenings at Olivo can be a cosy and romantic occasion, or an informal get together with friends or family. We have an extensive wine list with handpicked wines which complement our food. We also have a large range of homemade cocktails.
OLIVO RYDE 32-33 Union Street Ryde Isle of Wight PO33 2LE
Waterfront, Totland Bay, Isle of Wight
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 Mad Cow Co, Tapnell Farm, Isle of Wight
The Cow Co is one of the newest places to eat on the Isle of Wight and is located near Yarmouth and Freshwater in the west of the Island. Their goal is to make beef and dairy the stars of the show, with sumptuous steaks, brilliant burgers, delicious stews, pies, roasts, seasonal salads, the finest local ice creams and specialist cheeses. The beef-inspired selection is complemented with a great selection of vegetarian dishes, and most items on the menu can be prepared gluten-free to order. Their menu concept is simple – it’s all about the cow. The Cow Co menu changes with the seasons; the lunch menu features a selection of lighter bites and sandwiches, whilst during evening service (from 6 to 9pm on Fridays and Saturdays) they offer a range of Specials alongside a range of classics. The restaurant is situated in a large swiss barn at the heart of Tapnell Farm, with a mezzanine seating level opening up to stunning views across the West Wight, Solent and up to Tennyson Down. The restaurant bar is fully licensed, serving local ales, other alcoholic drinks, specialist coffees and teas, and other refreshments throughout the day. *Please note the restaurant gets very […]
Tapnell Farm, Newport Road, Yarmouth, Isle of Wight, PO41 OYJ
Tamarind Indian Restaurant, Newport, Isle of Wight
Book a table to eat in or order a takeaway to enjoy at home at Tamarind Restaurant IOW Free Delivery to Newport, West Cowes, East Cowes and Wooton
Tamarind Indian Restaurant 65 Upper St. James Street, Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 1LQ
The Coast Bar & Dining Room, Cowes, Isle of Wight
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
Olivo’s, Newport, Isle of Wight
Set in Newport’s beautiful historic and charming St Thomas’s Square, Olivo is a small cosy restaurant ideally situated for alfresco dining. Sit and watch the world go by whilst enjoying delicious Mediterranean cuisine. Olivo has been opened since 2004 serving fantastic food to both the island residents and visitors. We are open daily from 8am offering coffees, teas, pastries, cakes, sandwiches and Panini’s. From midday we serve the full menu including pizzas, pastas, salads, mains, daily specials and the children’s menu. Evenings at Olivo can be a cosy and snug romantic occasion, or an informal get together with friends or family. All of our dishes are cooked with authentic Mediterranean products complimented with some of the best ingredients the Isle of Wight. We have an extensive wine list with handpicked wines which complement our food beautifully.
OLIVO 15 St Thomas Square Newport Isle of Wight PO30 1SL
Tonino’s Italian Restaurant, Cowes, Isle of Wight
Tonino’s restaurant has been established successfully since 1979, and offers a warm and friendly atmosphere. We can be found right in the heart of Cowes, and we are very popular with our sailing community.
8-9 Shooters Hill Cowes PO31 7BE
The New Inn – Bar and Restaurant, Shalfleet, Isle of Wight
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
Ganders Restaurant, St Helens, Isle of Wight
Iain & Kim would like to welcome you to Ganders Restaurant. Established in 1998 we are a family business aided by our small team of helpful staff. The restaurant is in an idyllic setting overlooking St Helens Green, 10 minutes walk from Bembridge Harbour and St Helens Duver. We are open for evening meals Tuesday through to Sunday as well as lunch time for our ever popular, traditional Sunday Roasts. Now by popular demand we are open for week day lunches as well. Our à la Carte Menu is varied and interesting and is in addition to the specials menu which includes meats from Island farms and locally caught fish. Our specials have an emphasis on seasonal, local produce and are competitively priced. If you have an event or family occasion to organise we can arrange special menus to suit your requirements. Just give us a call or come into the restaurant and we will be delighted to help.
GANDERS RESTAURANT Upper Green Road St Helens Isle of Wight PO33 1UQ
Isla’s Conservatory & Isla’s Restaurant, Yarmouth, Isle of Wight
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
Vernon Cottage, Shanklin, Isle of Wight
Vernon Cottage in Shanklin on the Isle of Wight is famed for it’s cream teas and homemade cakes. A wonderful spot to sit back and relax over lunch in the stunning surrondings of the Old Village. Discover more about Shanklin on our Guide to Shanklin page including great places to visit, local events, pubs, restaurants and great holiday accommodation.
1 EASTCLIFF RD - SHANKLIN - ISLE OF WIGHT - PO37 6AA
The Garden Restaurant, Freshwater, Isle of Wight
Isle of Wight Food and Drink Our popular restaurant was the first on the Island to feature a traditional wood fired oven. Bring your friends and family and enjoy a celebratory meal by the cosy warmth of the fire. Watch your pizza being cooked to perfection in our wood fired oven or choose from the many tempting options on our seasonal menu. Seasonal Produce We source the finest seasonal produce, in addition to harvesting a variety of culinary herbs from our own kitchen garden, to create a truly delicious and affordable menu with something to tempt all the family. We offer a children’s menu, in addition to a selection of sandwiches for those with lighter appetites. Wood Fired Pizzas Our temptingly delicious pizzas are handcrafted with pride, topped with only the best and freshest of ingredients, and then cooked to perfection in our traditional wood fired oven, a cozy and welcoming feature and the first of its kind on the Island. We offer smaller pizzas for your little ones and extra toppings too. Sunday Lunch Traditional Sunday lunch with all the trimmings remains a firm favourite with both visitors and local residents and we recommend that you book your table in advance.
Farringford Bedbury Lane Freshwater Bay Isle Of Wight PO40 9PE
Bandstand Cafe and Restaurant, Sandown, Isle of Wight
The Bandstand Cafe & Restaurant is situated in one of the best position over looking Sandown Bay, it has been lovingly restored to retain its vintage charm and historical features. The upper seating area with large glass windows that open up on warmer days gives a panoramic vista and dining experience that is unique and stunning.
THE BANDSTAND CULVER PARADE SANDOWN ISLE OF WIGHT PO36 8QA
The Essex, Godshill, Isle of Wight
At The Essex we rate atmosphere, service, food and choice as equals when it comes to importance. You will always be greeted with a warm hello and offered a table to suit. It is indeed a family run restaurant, which is evident from the relaxed atmosphere and fluid chat of the staff with customers. Twenty years of experience has allowed the owner, Teri, who is on site most days and nights, to deliver an experience which will not only fulfill your taste buds but will leave you planning your next visit before you’ve left the building. The days and weeknights are more casual offering clean white washed wooden tables with simple fresh flowers and white crockery. Where as the Friday and Saturday evenings are a more formal affair. White linen tablecloths adorn all tables along with linen napkins, sparkles and an atmospheric candle. Full cutlery is laid out as well as wine glasses for that extra luxurious feel. We want you to have the wow factor, whether it’s our popular seared seabass on order or our local fillet steak, which feature on the specials board. Many of our customers return again and again to enjoy not only the food but […]
The Essex High Street, Godshill, PO38 3HH
Hillside Restaurant, Ventnor, Isle of Wight
Hillside Restaurant Set at the foot of St. Boniface Down is the Hillside Restaurant which offers evening supper; cuisine with a Scandinavian twist, using our own grown and locally sourced produce. All dishes are freshly prepared to to order and our daily set menus are constantly changing in step with the seasons. The restaurant is open every day in the week. Seating 7:30pm at shared tables or between 7:15pm and 7:45pm at individual table of your choice. The restaurant offers a set menu of starter, mains with salad and dessert served together with home made bread and butter. 2 courses £22.00 and 3 courses £28.00.
151 Mitchell Avenue, Ventnor, Isle of Wight, PO38 1DR
Amabi Restaurant, Cowes, Isle of Wight
Amabi is the new restaurant and tapas bar in Cowes that infuses Basque Country cooking with the best fresh Isle of Wight produce. Come in for some of our specially blended coffee roasted on the Isle of Wight, choose lunch from our selection of freshly made tapas and seasonal salads or join us in the evening for a hearty Basque meal with fine wine chosen to perfectly match our cooking.
AMABI Unit A & B Shepards Wharf Cowes Isle of Wight PO31 7HT
Three Buoys, Ryde, Isle of Wight
Three Buoys restaurant is a local family run business that overlooks the beautiful bay of Appley. Our aim is to deliver elegant food with big flavours, complimented by our carefully selected wine list. Whether you want to relax on our balcony with a cocktail in hand or have an intimate meal looking over the Solent, Three Buoys is the place for you.
Appley Lane, Ryde, Isle of Wight, PO33 1ND
Morgans Restaurant, Shanklin, Isle of Wight
Morgan’s of Shanklin is one ’s most popular restaurant on the South coast of the Isle of Wight. With locally sourced produce and freshly caught seafood made available on the daily specials board it is a wonderful place for a meal out whatever the occasion. Discover more about Shanklin on our Guide to Shanklin page including great places to visit, local events, pubs and great holiday accommodation.
Morgan's Restaurant, High Street, Shanklin, Isle of Wight, PO37 6JY
Seaview Hotel Restaurant & Bar, Seaview, 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
Royal China Restaurant, Sandown, Isle of Wight
Royal China, a beautiful high class restaurant situated in sunny Sandown and just a minutes walk away from the beach, only a short distance from the pier. We are open all-year-round with 25 years of experience in fine cuisine, we invite you to our restaurant for a divine meal with a calm, relaxing atmosphere. Our Restaurant Features A luxury dining experience Beautiful location, in Sandown near the beach After-hours Child-friendly Takeaway/delivery Groups welcome Special occasion dining Reservations Perfect for romantic dining We accept all Visa/Mastercard/Solo..
ROYAL CHINA 16 High Street Sandown Isle of Wight PO36 8DE
The Royal Restaurant, Ventnor, Isle of Wight
Our hotel restaurant, with its AA-rosette status and elegance, offers a superb dining experience. The menus are seasonal and our chefs make the very best use of local produce to provide you with a real taste of Isle of Wight. The restaurant is open for dinner 6.45 pm – 8.45pm. Table d’hote Menu and Taster menu samples are available. Dressing for dinner is all part of the The Royal experience, but we don’t expect you to go to extremes. From 6.00pm smart dress is required for dinner. In order to enjoy your dining experience, we recommend you to reserve your table early for the day and time you would like to attend. Please contact the reception to make your reservation. Greeting From Head Chef We’re proud to source the finest produce from the best local producers wherever possible for our menu. We’ve a wonderful natural larder in the Isle of Wight and an abundance of passionate local suppliers who ensure we get the most from each season. Many of them have now become friends as well as suppliers, and they understand our perspective when it comes to sourcing the finest artisan produce from this fantastic region. We’re also greatly aware […]
The Royal Belgrave Road Ventnor Isle of Wight PO38 1JJ
Garlic Farm Restaurant and Allium Cafe
The Garlic Farm Restaurant The Garlic Farm restaurant was built in 2009 using Macro Carpa pine that was planted around the farm by Colin and his father twenty years ago. The natural wood and the log fire create a wonderfully cosy atmosphere whilst the open patio to the rear with views across the valley provide an idyllic dining experience during Summer months. Our team of exceptional chefs create gourmet dishes often but not always with a good hint of garlic. Wherever possible ingredients are sourced locally. Often we are proud to be able to serve our own Garlic Farm reared highland beef in the restaurant. The cattle can be seen enjoying the open pastures around the farm. It is also a great spot for nature watching and it is not uncommon to see a family of red squirrels darting back and forth collecting nuts and of course the chickens, peacocks, guinea fowl, doves and Eric the dog usually like to make an appearance too. BREAKFAST SERVED FROM 9 AM – 11:00 AM LUNCH SERVED FROM 12.00 PM – 3:30 PM The Allium Café Serving quality coffee, tea, hot chocolate, garlic bread and homemade soup, cakes and biscuits. Dogs and muddy […]
The Garlic Farm Mersley Lane Newchurch Isle of Wight PO36 0NR
Cantina Cafe & Restaurant, Ventnor, Isle of Wight
Start with breakfast and end the day with a cocktail at the Cantina cafe and restaurant in Ventnor. Serving from early till late with a choice of breakfast, lunch and dinner from a varied and changing menu which includes there freshly made to order pizzas, bread and pastries to super seafood and tempting cocktails. With 22 seats it makes for a cosy but modern eatery.
Cantina, 20 High Street Ventnor PO38 1RZ
Tramezzini Restaurant, Ventnor, Isle of Wight
Tramezzini in Ventor is a Mediterranean restaurant providing tantalising pastas, seafood and risottos to both locals and holiday makers all year round. It is a fully licensed bistro with a great selection of wines, coffee and liqueurs to compliment it’s extensive menu. During the day pop in for breakfast, lunch or one of there homemade cakes and barista coffee or try the mouth watering evening menu using fresh local produce where possible.
Tramezzini 14 High Street, Ventnor, Isle of Wight, PO38 1RZ
El Toro Contento Spanish Restaurant, Ventnor, Isle of Wight.
El Toro Contento restaurant in Ventnor serves authentic Spanish food in a warm and welcoming environment. Come in and try their delicious paella, tapas and other classic Spanish cuisine all cooked in extra virgin olive oil direct from Jaen. Open seasonal this superb little restaurant is worth a visit when staying or day tripping in Ventnor.
El Toro Contento 2 Pier Street Ventnor Isle of Wight PO38 1ST
The Boathouse Seafood Restaurant, Steephill Cove, Isle of Wight
Open seasonally the Boat House seafood restaurant at Steephill Cove boasts both the finest freshest seafood and some of the most magnificent sea views on the Isle of Wight. Renowned for it’s superb seafood dishes using local crab & lobster, stunning setting and relaxed atmosphere it makes a great spot for a lunch for two or a group get together and if you arrive early enough you will see the daily catch brought in ready for your table.
The Boathouse, Steephill Cove, Ventnor, Isle of Wight
Red Chilli Indian Restaurant, Ventnor, Isle of Wight
Red Chilli brings a taste of India to Ventnor, a small restaurant in the centre of town offering eat in or takeaway with a great variety of choice from traditional favourites to some authentic regional dishes that are not so well known. Nearly all the dishes available come in a vegetarian or vegan option and special requirements can be made with advanced notice if possible
Red Chilli, 27 High Street, Ventnor, PO38 1RZ