Matt and Cat\'s Isle of Wight Eating Out Guide

Since 2005 the Island’s best-known food reviewers have scrutinised local dining. From street food and pub grub to the grandest hotel restaurants, we always have an opinion. Enjoy our rants and raves – add your own comments, and dispute our conclusions.


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Sandown Boulevard

Reviews Sep 14, 2021 0

What if a few food wagons got together and made a food court, where you could just go along and choose from a range of takeaway food? This is an idea that is popular on the mainland – even... Read more

Seaview Pizza Kitchen

Reviews Aug 21, 2021 0

Gorblimey! Now we know how Mary and Joseph felt a week or so before... Read more

The Hambrough, Ventnor

Reviews Aug 8, 2021 0

You’ve got to have some sympathy for The Hambrough. Everything the venue subsequently does... Read more

The Heron, Ryde

Reviews Jul 27, 2021 0

The Isle of Wight has its own annually-spinning merry-go-round. Year after year, summer follows... Read more

Sweet Charlie’s, Newport

Reviews Jul 12, 2021 0

Over the long, long months, even years of the COVID-19 crisis we’ve been consistently... Read more