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Keats Cottage

76 High Street, Shanklin PO37 6NJ, England
+44 1983 639661
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“pancakes” (17 reviews)
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Polish, European, British, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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76 High Street, Shanklin PO37 6NJ, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Shanklin is a lovely place on the coast of the Isle of Wight near Ventnor. Keats cottage is a family run bed and breakfast managed by Tony and Ewa. They are super hosts, very friendly and full of great tips to explore the island. Our...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

During the summer on a weekend break to the isle of Wight we had a lovely meal here which everyone enjoyed. The menu is a bit limited but totally understandable for the size of the establishment and everything was cooked well with quality ingredients. The...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank jyonda
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Our friends booked a table here and to be honest on first glance was unsure. At 7.30pm the place was empty. The owner greeted our friends, who are regulars. His pride of the restaurant shows , with justification. The food was beautifully cooked. As we...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Y6198XDpaulh
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

This was our second visit to Keats Cottage. The food was excellent and so was the service. We were warmly welcomed. We sat near the kitchen and could see our food being prepared which is reassuring that the chef is happy to be watched. I...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 904kirstyn
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

We had a superb meal last night. David was a superb front of house. So warm and friendly. Really lovely food. Choose of 4/5 items. Good variety of dishes. Very tasty. Definitely recommend a visit here. Also loved the way they help other small businesses....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 889LeeS
Reviewed 23 October 2018

I booked this lovely family run restaurant for my birthday. There were 21 of us and we took over the whole place. David and his staff were very accommodating and gave us such a warm welcome. The food was delicious and we had some great...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank julescullen
Reviewed 20 October 2018

We ate at Keats last night and were very pleased with our choice. I had the pancakes with smoked salmon and creme fraiche, tasty. We both had the steak for mains which were delicious. David was a friendly chatty host who knew when to natter...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank GunnerSurrey
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

I have to say I think this may be the best restaurant on the island. Why? A number of reasons. We booked an early table so we could take our one year old along with us and the team were really helpful. When we arrived...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Individual_11
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

Having not visited the Isle of Wight since childhood (50 years ago), it was a pleasant surprise to find that all the good things hadn’t changed and the things in need of improvement had improved immeasurably - largely being food and accommodation. Staying at Keats...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank liz p p
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Just spent 2 nights at keats cottage. Fantastic weekend. Hosts couldn't have been better. Room lovely and food wonderful. Wish we could have stayed longer.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank dbcluned
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Response from geoffbrawler | Reviewed this property |
Yes they love them
1 September 2016|
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Response from Fred D | Reviewed this property |
I would think so, but can't be certain, safest way would be to ring them, sorry can't be anymore help.
3 August 2016|
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Response from EjayRock | Reviewed this property |
Not really - busy road, quite narrow. Car park with disabled spaces not too far away, but the restaurant is tiny and no wheelchair access.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 76 High Street, Shanklin PO37 6NJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Isle of Wight  >  Shanklin
  • Phone Number: +44 1983 639661
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