Matt & Cat review places to eat and drink across the lovely Isle of Wight. Nobody else on the Island has reviewed more, or better! From the most modest of burger vans, pubs and cafés to the grandest hotel restaurants, nothing is beyond our scrutiny. Enjoy our rants and raves – add your own comments, and dispute our conclusions.

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The Royal Hotel Heritage Menu

Uncategorised Sep 27, 2016 0

Rebellious chefs. You can’t avoid them these days. Gawd knows who’s responsible for the ‘dirty’ food revolution? Possibly naked chef and school dinner warrior, Jamie Oliver? And what about ‘dropped’ desserts? Newport’s Smokehouse introduced us to the dirty fries... Read more

Seaview Bistro Hot

Reviews Sep 18, 2016 0

Sometimes, you pass a stranger in the street and do a double take. “Was... Read more

The Mix Kitchen, Bestival 2016

Uncategorised Sep 17, 2016 0

You remember Bestival 2016, that one where it was mostly sunny but even that... Read more

Crave, Ventnor

Reviews Sep 12, 2016 2

Ventnor’s Crave is one of that small and select class of venues that is... Read more

The Propeller Inn, Bembridge

Reviews Sep 5, 2016 3

Cruising at a height of about five feet, we saw the welcoming lights of... Read more