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Vernon Cottage

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Seafood, , British
Shanklin Isle 1 Eastcliff Road, Shanklin PO37 6AA, England
+44 1983 865411
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lamb pie” (17 reviews)
“scones” (62 reviews)
“nachos” (11 reviews)
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Seafood, Bar, British, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Shanklin Isle 1 Eastcliff Road, Shanklin PO37 6AA, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We did not have a booking and it was almost 8pm when we arrived. Expecting to be turned away we were really surprised to be seated. The kitchen stops taking orders at 8pm so we made a quick selection of a Steak meal and a...More

Thank MartinW431
Reviewed 6 days ago

I found this restaurant in a leaflet on the way to the island it was very friendy run and the food was fab it is worth a visit

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Only came across Vernon Cottage by accident but so glad we did! Out of our seven day holiday, we ate dinner there five times! I like salads and my husband loves pies. Fortunately, Vernon Cottage provided both and all options were excellent. Wouldn’t hesitate to...More

Thank KentLaurence
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An eaterie in Shanklin with excellent home-style cooking. Located in an old cottage, the decor is totally in keeping with the building and is fresh and clean inside. Eating inside or out and offering a good selection of light bites and main meals, this was...More

Thank M R
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Vernon cottage due to the reviews on Trip Adviser and we weren’t disappointed. There is a large seating area outside which is very nice on a summer evening. There are 2 rooms inside but it would be best to book if you want...More

Thank Patricia M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great service and food the lamb pie is to die for. You will need to bookto avoid being dissapointed.

1  Thank Michael M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great find, eat indoors or out, great food or just drinks, the choice is yours. We visited twice and both times the staff were excellent and the food and drinks great especially that lamb pie (Shanklin pie?) looking forward to another visit next year.

2  Thank Baldyman2000
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly and hospitable staff serve a wide-ranging menu. Big healthy portions and not too long waiting times. Gets busy so secure a table beforehand if you can.

1  Thank darrylt187
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place oozes quirky charm inside as well as out. The dining rooms are small and the tables close together. It was cold as all the doors were open to allow staff to go between the rooms. The menu was disappointing.......and chips. The homemade pie...More

Thank brianandpat2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A let down, had expectations of a Afternoon tea in this quint looking Tea room but the presentation was poor and a choice of 1 sandwich each was not what I was expecting surely a mixture of sandwiches is normal and the Victorian cake was...More

1  Thank mikemeilack
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14 April 2018|
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Response from grinchess | Reviewed this property |
It’s about ten minutes from the high st , don’t think it’s open in the eve
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shanklin Isle 1 Eastcliff Road, Shanklin PO37 6AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Isle of Wight  >  Shanklin
  • Phone Number: +44 1983 865411
Beautiful thatched Restaurant, Tearoom & Tavern, Gift Shop and Shanklin Tourist Information with lovely sunny Tea & Beer gardens next to Old Shanklin Village car park
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