The Anchor Inn is situated in the very heart of Cowes a popular yachting and sailing resort on the Isle of Wight

With 6 twin rooms and 1 double/family room available it is an ideal choice for business trips and those looking for a short stay or weekend on the Island. Each room is en-suite and has tea and coffee making facilities and colour television. The Inn is located opposite Cowes Yacht Haven and just a short stroll from the Red Jet ferry terminal, it is the ideal place to relax after a hard day on the water.


The Anchor is known for its wonderful atmosphere; great traditional food and historic Cowes pedigree. We are open all year round and offer a full menu as well as a choice of daily specials.

Our wine list is extensive, affordable and of high quality.

We have won many awards over the years and is the current holder of the much coveted CAMRA Pub Of The Year award for the Isle of Wight.

Come the evening the Anchor is a great destination for music lovers with live music playing almost every night.

Offers (January/February):


2 Gourmet Burgers for £16 All day Monday – Thursday

Steak Night – Every Wednesday after 6 pm – 2 Rump Steaks and all the trimmings with a bottle of house wine for £29

Fish & Chip Fridays – 2 fish and chips for £16 All day every Friday

Sizzler Night – Every Friday after 5 pm – 2 sizzling platters for £16 (*add £2.50 for steak)

Sundays – Kids eat HALF PRICE with any 2 adult roast dinners – All day Sunday (*whilst stocks last)

Buy 2 large glasses of wine and get the rest of the bottle FREE All day Monday – Thursday



Friday 19th Jan – Live music from Jules Nelson, Alex Katsi and Kev Sutton from 9.30pm

Sat 20th Jan – Live music from Cardinal Richelieu from 9.30pm

Wed 24th Jan – Live music from Rob Carr and Spike Oatley from 9 pm

Fri 26th Jan – Black Daniels Jam Session from 9.30pm

Sat 27th Jan – Live music from Soul Lounge from 9.30pm

Sat 27th/Sun 28th Jan – Skintrade Clothing Sale in The Stable

Wed 31st Jan – Live music from Lewis Sheppard from 9 pm


Fri 2nd Feb – Live music from Born ina Barn from 9.30pm

Sat 3rd Feb – Live music from Cornerstone from 9.30pm

Wed 7th Feb – Live music from Claydon Connor from 9 pm

Fri 9th Feb – Live music from Pinstripe from 9.30pm

Sat 10th Feb – DJ and Sax Jam with Glyn Taylor and Debs Toogood from 9.30pm

Sun 11th Feb – Black Cat Blues Club Jam Session from 4 pm

Weds 14th Feb – Live music from Jules Nelson from 9 pm

Thurs 15th – Layla’s Trust Pub Quiz

Fri 16th Feb – Live music from The Rockafellas from 9.30pm

Wed 21st Feb – Live music from Doug Aldred and Simon Clark from 9 pm

Fri 23rd Feb – Reggae DJ Night from 9.30pm

Sat 24th Feb – Live music from HITS from 9.30pm

Sun 25th Feb – ‘Rock n Ale’ from 4 pm

Wed 28th Feb – Live music from Superstition from 9 pm

*We will also be showing all 6 Nation Rugby matches throughout February and March with special offers on food and drink during match times


We look forward to welcoming you soon.





The Anchor Inn, 1-3 High St, Cowes PO31 7SA

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