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 their scrutiny. Enjoy their rants and raves – add your own comments, and dispute their conclusions.


White Horse, Whitwell Hot

Uncategorised May 21, 2016 2

In these modern times, you can buy a pint of beer from ten o’clock in the morning. To help it down you could order a budget meal from a satisfyingly familiar menu. All this just a step away from... Read more

Matt and Cat’s Dining Club at Nomad

Uncategorised May 8, 2016 0

You know us – any excuse for a banquet. So when the chefs at... Read more

Corner Grill House, Shanklin Hot

Uncategorised May 2, 2016 4

One of the things people frequently say to us apart from “It must be... Read more

Royal Hotel Gastronomic Weekend

Uncategorised Apr 26, 2016 0

It usually takes a few years for mainland trends to make their way to... Read more

The best coffee on the Isle of Wight? Hot

Uncategorised Apr 12, 2016 6

Much has been eulogised about coffee; the provenance of the beans, science behind the... Read more