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Mill Bay Inn

) #21 of 47 Restaurants in Ventnor ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , British,
Bay Inn Esplanade | Ventnor, Ventnor PO38 1JR, England
+44 1983 852394
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (6 reviews)
“curry” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Bay Inn Esplanade | Ventnor, Ventnor PO38 1JR, England
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Reviews (108)
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1 - 10 of 108 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We never ate here but just visited for a very cold beer on a very hot day, perfect place to sit and cool down. A table of 4 next to us had fish and chips, hunters chicken and a fish pie, looked amazaning and they...More

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thursday is two for one night - we had a pizza each (which also comes with garlic bread & salad) - very good value & very nice. Struggled to eat it all - then they told us we could have taken the left overs home....More

Thank Ciboney10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited on the bank holiday Sunday for the carvery. Very good selection of meat (beef, turkey, pork and lovely gammon), vegetables and probably the best roast spuds I've had in a restaurant. My sister was taken ill when we were there, absolutely nothing to do...More

Thank 574Nancyr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've eaten at the Mill Bat a few times since the new owners took over and each time we have enjoyed the experience. The portions and good and well priced, and the fish and chips is possible the best fish I have ever had, although...More

Thank Scott_Winchester
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went for dinner on the Sunday on the bank holiday weekend. The staff were very friendly, kids menu was good and had excellent choices for sides (spag hoops, salad, peas). The carvery was ok, and portions were big.

Thank smith_clare
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was the second time we have had Sunday lunch here. The carvery was delicious and the staff were excellent. We will certainly be back.

Thank Jane C
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Have been here many times and always thought it ok in a Benidorm meets Ventnor kind of way. Staff always friendly Nice view BUT today we witnessed the man in charge shouting at a member of staff in full view of the public. This rant...More

Thank Darren W
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

What a beautiful setting with a beautiful carvery. Staff very polite. Very impressed. Highly recommended, especially if you want to impress! We will be back. Suggest booking as it's very popular.

Thank Jane G
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We visited on Easter Sunday, late afternoon, and had the carvery meal. The food was hot and plentiful, and the staff friendly. Perhaps the only downside was seats near the front windows tend to get the smell from smokers sitting outside, but it didn't detract...More

Thank Brian W
Reviewed 25 April 2017

We had some good food & good plate size for both children & adults Plenty of sauces on table. Clean facilities Landlord was very attentive & sat with us as was quiet when we visited. Children were given menus to colour in & a huge...More

Thank LornaBasingstoke
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bay Inn Esplanade | Ventnor, Ventnor PO38 1JR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Isle of Wight  >  Ventnor
  • Phone Number: +44 1983 852394
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