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The Crab & Lobster Inn

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, Seafood, British
32 Forelands Field Road, Bembridge PO35 5TR, England
+44 1983 872244
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Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good28%
  • Average17%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
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“crab and lobster” (176 reviews)
“mixed grill” (18 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (16 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Seafood, British, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
32 Forelands Field Road, Bembridge PO35 5TR, England
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1 - 10 of 1,219 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hidden away from the landward side but occupyng a wonderfull coast cliff top location this is a charming pub ideal for those who are following the coastal path. Food was varied and well presented. The Fish Pie was excellent as was the Spicy Lamb on...More

Thank Fraser M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had an evening meal on the first night of our holiday and then returned for Sunday lunch. The evening meal was good and I liked the format of the menu and there was a good choice. Sunday lunch was delicious I particularly enjoyed the red...More

Thank Fiona B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent. Food and service. Creme brûlée is a must and live entertainment really good. Will definately be going back 👌😊

Thank kikidouglas
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very cosy pub, lovely atmosphere and staff very friendly. We chose mussels cooked in white wine with garlic and cream with triple cooked chips and bread. We were very disappointed with the mussels, they were tiny and some were hot some were cold. The most...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with my family for a meal while we stayed in the area. Really good food, nice ambience and good beer. Definitely worth a visit and we will come back.

Thank AdamAmyandSamuel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As a family we were on the island to scatter ashes for two much loved family members- this pub was one of my Dad’s favourite although he no longer lived on the island. We are arrived around 1.15 and the pub was busy but not...More

Thank Laraine Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had dinner here last night and had the best lamb, I think I've ever had....IOW Lamb Rump...it was expensive against other eateries but SOOOOO delicious, and beautifully cooked .... only criticism was the green beans which were a little under cooked, and such a huge...More

Thank Wightnomads
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After the recommendations of many on trip advisor, we decided to give this place a try, much to our regret. Is an impressive place if you dont want to eat seafood. Would admit that we should have ended our meal after the starters, as they...More

1  Thank kirstyalex29
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were working in the IOW and found this tough our agent. We booked this as I had checked out the menu on the internet. The rooms were clean and tidy and we had a warm welcome from the staff if a little shy in...More

Thank Andrew S
crabandlobster, Manager at The Crab & Lobster Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Andrew S, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review with us. I am sorry to hear that aspects of your stay didn't live up to the expectations you expected, and those that we live to deliver. In particular, it seems the...More

Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

My folks have been visiting the Island for over 40yrs and for as long as can remember recommend the Crab and Lobster. Arrived and were met by very friendly staff. List of specials were a great selection. Starter of chowder was good (not exceptional but...More

Thank Lou M
crabandlobster, Manager at The Crab & Lobster Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2017

Dear Lou M Thank you for taking the time to leave feedback from your recent visit to The Crab and Lobster. We welcome feedback on our meals to help us improve, and are in the process of developing a new menu, so I will ensure...More

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Diydad
22 February 2016|
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Response from Qt61 | Property representative |
Yes we do in the bar area just not in the dining area, but you can eat in both areas.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Forelands Field Road, Bembridge PO35 5TR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Isle of Wight  >  Bembridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1983 872244
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