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A unique bar definitely worth a visit on IOW

Just had a wonderful evening at this cocktail bar in Shanklin old village. Not many bars specialise... read more

Reviewed 10 March 2018
sLondonLad90
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Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
via mobile
Indys the Islands First Cocktail Bar

This is a lovely Cocktail bar in Shanklin. Although it is a cocktail bar you can also get a cup of... read more

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Reviewed 16 August 2017
Jean O
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Shanklin, United Kingdom
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10 Mar 2018
“A unique bar definitely worth a visit on IOW”
9 Nov 2017
“A quick drink at Indy's.”
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Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Just had a wonderful evening at this cocktail bar in Shanklin old village. Not many bars specialise in cocktails but this one does. There is a large menu of all different types of cocktails to choose from. They also serve wine and beers too. Lorraine...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank sLondonLad90
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Not the best person to review a cocktail bar - but - I have visited (for a lager) during the interval when Al Murray was at Shanklin theatre. !!! the Q for their bar was blocking the stairs. We had our wrist stamped & hurried...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank T L
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

This is a lovely Cocktail bar in Shanklin. Although it is a cocktail bar you can also get a cup of tea or coffee. The owner is a lovely lady who is very knowledgeable about the area. Indys is a place where you can go...More

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Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Jean O
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Loved this place, it’s so cosy and just that little bit different. Popped in for a cocktail (and my husband for a beer) and we were the only two in there to start with, so we got talking to the lovely lady owner who told...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Musemonster
Reviewed 5 March 2017

me and my partner dropped into indys one night in July 2016 after visiting the Town House! we LOVED it! we had such a lovley evening trying cocktails and chatting to the lovely lady behind the bar! we're so sorry we didnt leave a review...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Visited again tonight as we do every time we come over to the island. It's such a lovely atmospheric place to have a cocktail which are Amazing. Great company and conversation with Lorraine who makes the most wonderful drinks. We can't recommend this gem of...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank BriggsBoy
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Found this place after eating in Mama Mia's what a treat had a lovely few drinks with some lovely locals who made us feel very welcome would highly recommend popping in and the Mermaid Gin & Tonics were fab thank you so much! !

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 24 May 2016

Me and my girlfriend stumbled upon this place last Saturday evening and certainly ended up stumbling back home later that night! The proprietor was a lovely chatty lady who made us feel very welcome. Other drinkers were friendly and sociable. Snacks were laid out on...More

Date of experience: May 2016
2  Thank CoventrySteve
Reviewed 19 January 2016

nothing is too much trouble for the staff and owner here, delightful selection of cocktails etc properly done

Date of experience: January 2016
1  Thank hungrydavid
Reviewed 4 November 2015

We found this lovely place open on our last night in Shanklin, not long before closing time, but the host was more than happy to turn down her cleaning up music and serve us lovely cocktails and have a good old chat. Wish we could...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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