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Pointer Inn

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
High Street, Newchurch, Sandown PO36 0NN, England
+44 1983 865202
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pie” (87 reviews)
“pavlova” (55 reviews)
“pork belly” (29 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
High Street, Newchurch, Sandown PO36 0NN, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited the Pointer Inn with our Dog, as we were told that there was a good walking area behind the Pub, and wow was it good. A really lovely wooded area with nice foot paths. When we arrived, we had a coffee at the...More

Thank Phil L
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Evening meal, pub was recommended by a chance encounter on the Ferry to the IOW. The steak and ale pie was outstanding crammed full of tender meat my wife had the slow cooked belly pork with scallops and that too was melt in the mouth,...More

Thank FreddieM1
Reviewed 1 week ago

First we went to look at the Tigers at the Isle of Wight Zoo and then we needed lunch. We were only intending to have a light bite, but gave in to the Steak and Ale pie with flaky pastry. Tender steak. No gristle. Great...More

1  Thank David A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful setting lovely food and staff are all so friendly highly recommend to anyone who’s liking for a pub who caters to the highest

Thank katiejones1973
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’ve lived on the Isle of Wight for 19 years and I’m kicking myself for not visiting the Pointer Inn before We were fortunate to get a table early on a Monday evening and witnessed people without a reservation left without a table The food...More

Thank Jez C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love this pub. The food is always nice, the service is great and it is in a lovely quite area. Fresh food, done right. What more can you ask for.

Thank Addztaylor-123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This pub is a must, with delicious food, great service and a warm and friendly atmosphere. Highly recommended.

Thank ejsmith46
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A superb ploughman’s and pint in the lovely garden of the pointers Inn, very friendly staff, excellent service and food. Very highly recommended

Thank Ritchie H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a table for seven on a Monday night to celebrate my sons 18th birthday. We were put on a large oval table. Although the table was large enough the chairs were quite closely packed with the chairs from other tables. A very cosy atmosphere...More

Thank keithwY7247IK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoyed the feta and pine nut filo pie. The pavlova was great with a wonderful merangue that was cooked to perfection. Service was excellent!

Thank Ed G
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Questions & Answers
10 April 2017|
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Response from jay w | Reviewed this property |
i would book now as is most probably going to be extremely busy easter sunday.they will tell you what time food is stopped being served.
chris T
30 March 2017|
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Response from Trevor H | Reviewed this property |
No problem.
11 March 2017|
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Response from keithf | Reviewed this property |
Dogs are welcome in the bar area. Tell then you are bringing a dog when booking.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 24
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street, Newchurch, Sandown PO36 0NN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Isle of Wight  >  Sandown  >  Newchurch
  • Phone Number: +44 1983 865202
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A warm welcome awaits at The Pointer, where Landlord and Lady, Rob and Rachel, invite you to join them in one of the Islands oldest, most historic pubs.
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