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The Aqua

₹₹ - ₹₹₹British, ,
17 Esplanade, Shanklin PO37 6BN, England
+44 1983 863024
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“meatballs” (4 reviews)
“roast beef” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
17 Esplanade, Shanklin PO37 6BN, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Duvets suit hotels very well as they are easy to launder and easy for staff to make up, however, some of us don't like them. Sheets and blankets are much easier to use in changeable weather. Regretfully, the Aqua said that regretfully, they only used...More

Thank lindypindydbwoods
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great hotel, great food, wonderful staff, super location right on the sea front. Highly recommended

Thank Jocosity
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Popped in for some lunch as it was a nice day and we had our dog with us. Thee are three places all together there, this had a table free. Lunch was very tasty and quick, service very polite and it was lovely sitting here...More

1  Thank Doug T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have just returned back to the Mainland after another very enjoyable week’s holiday in Shanklin. We absolutely love Shanklin seafront and this time we tried out the Aqua and we were very impressed with the quality and price of their meals, the staff were...More

Thank sarah662016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great evening meal here and the Aqua with 10 friends, sitting outside on the terrace watching the sunset over Shanklin beach. The food was great-lots of seafood (lobster salad about £15, rainbow trout £13) plus steaks, lighter bites and snacks. I am...More

Thank trisha k
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a really nice evening meal at The Aqua - nothing too much trouble. Good choice of wines and service was good.

Thank Anne C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Decided to try The Aqua as our first choice Fisherman's Cottage was closed on Monday nights and I am glad we did. The service right from the start was good with an excellent choice of meals. I had the local sausages and my partner, a...More

Thank SparkieW
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Cream tea was fine. Fruit scone was a bit doughy - no plain scones available unfortunately. Nice seating and lovely views though.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 14 September 2017

After a terrible let down by the Steamer next door, the Aqua saved our evening by accommodating 11 of us at no notice, to celebrate my brother's wedding with our IOW family. You were all fantastic and took a disaster and turned it into an...More

1  Thank Sandynan66
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

The hotel is ideally situated on Shanklin front near the Chime. The restaurant is very clean, if not a little dated looking to our taste, but please don't let the look of it put you off at all. I'm glad we didn't. From the moment...More

Thank JoEd2005
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Margaret W
15 June 2017|
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Response from Jimbo3024 | Property representative |
No sorry we can't take a table of 23.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Esplanade, Shanklin PO37 6BN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Isle of Wight  >  Shanklin
  • Phone Number: +44 1983 863024
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