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The Strawberry Thatch

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Cafe, British
Chine Avenue, Shanklin PO37 6AQ, England
+44 7707 411450
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“scones” (15 reviews)
“ice cream” (7 reviews)
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Cafe, British
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LOCATION
Chine Avenue, Shanklin PO37 6AQ, England
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1 - 10 of 84 reviews

Reviewed 9 November 2017

We heard from a fellow traveller that this place had very good crab sandwiches. So we went there for lunch. The price of a huge baguette stuffed with crab to the gunnels were very reasonable. £6.50. Would recommend it highly.

Thank wildfirejc
Salsie60, Owner at The Strawberry Thatch, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2017

Thank you for you lovely comments and pleased you enjoyed your crab baguettes :)

Reviewed 4 October 2017

We was passing this lovely little eating place . And on a bit notice board outside was specials . One being fresh Crab sandwich .the price was low so in we went . Turned out it was run by a lovely lady who was working...More

Thank ERIC G
Salsie60, Owner at The Strawberry Thatch, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2017

Well panic was the first thing I felt when I read your review heading - CRAP SANDWICH - but when I actually read through your comments, I can only think you meant to write - CRAB SANDWICH ;) Yes I remember that day well, unfortunately...More

Reviewed 26 September 2017

Whilst we didn't actually eat here we did enjoy a delicious IoW ice cream. Very prompt and friendly service and nice garden. The opening times appeared a bit ad hoc but that could just be down to the fact that it was mid to late...More

Thank the_wagsta
Salsie60, Owner at The Strawberry Thatch, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Thank you for your review and pleased you enjoyed your Ice Creams :)

Reviewed 16 September 2017

We called in here to get a coffee and enjoyed not only a Ciffee but one of her several different types of Scone,was many different fillings. The staff were very friendly helpful and served the foos to us quite quickly. As well as Scones there...More

Thank Kenneth R
Salsie60, Owner at The Strawberry Thatch, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2017

Thank you for your lovely comments and pleased you enjoyed your coffee break with us :)

Reviewed 13 September 2017

This small cafe is at the back of Shanklin near to then large car park and the start of the Chine. You need to know initially this cafe does not have toilets. The shape of the small building is like travelling the day like a...More

Thank timperley-trotters
Salsie60, Owner at The Strawberry Thatch, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

Thank you for your review

Reviewed 7 September 2017

Lovely cream tea in pleasant garden. Service was very good and a nice smile. Lovely Saturday afternoon treat.

Thank LYNEMIKE
Salsie60, Owner at The Strawberry Thatch, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

Thank you for your lovely review and pleased you enjoyed your cream tea :)

Reviewed 5 September 2017

Cream teas great but Strawberry and cream at a fair price sitting in the sun watching the traffic go by and all served with a smile, photos i include are Aug 2017 I ment to go back for more but hoilday to short with lots...More

Thank David F
Salsie60, Owner at The Strawberry Thatch, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2017

Thank you for your review and lovely comments. Pleased you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again :)

Reviewed 1 September 2017

Always a pleasure to visit the Strawberry Thatch for tea and cakes - or ice creams and milkshakes in better weather. The homemade cakes are always wonderful and the service is friendly too, and so on this occasion it was a welcome stop off in...More

Thank Emily E
Salsie60, Owner at The Strawberry Thatch, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2017

Thank you for your lovely comments and for visiting again, next time hope its sunny :)

Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Having parked in the car park opposite we decided to go in as it looked a nice place to sit outside. It all looked clean and well kept in side and had a great choice of cakes. We chose the chocolate cake and apple pie,...More

Thank Mike C
Salsie60, Owner at The Strawberry Thatch, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Thank you for you lovely comments, pleased you enjoyed your visit :)

Reviewed 26 August 2017

We stopped off here for a much needed sit down after tramping around Shanklin (old, new, and beachside) for a few hours. The menu was as expected in an establishment like this and had something to please the whole family. We enjoyed decent quality sandwiches...More

Thank RugbyRaccy
Salsie60, Owner at The Strawberry Thatch, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to give this extensive and positive review and pleased you enjoyed all your food. The part about card payment did give me a laugh because your so right. I've just been fighting it for so long, but I know...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chine Avenue, Shanklin PO37 6AQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Isle of Wight  >  Shanklin
  • Phone Number: +44 7707 411450
Description
Tea Garden serving classic Cream Tea's, delicious cakes and snacks and tasty Isle of Wight Ice Cream in lots of flavours and the popular fresh Bembridge Crab.
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