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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Yarbridge Inn, Brading

Reviews May 30, 2021 0

Fuelled by spontaneity and optimism; we decided to go out for dinner. No table booked, we just winged it, driven by the desire to eat in again after five long months of takeaways followed by a couple of weeks... Read more

The Grill, Charter House, Newport takeaway

Reviews May 16, 2021 0

By the time you read this, we may once again be allowed to eat... Read more

ComiCoffee, East Cowes

Reviews May 3, 2021 0

One thing which the Isle of Wight does, and has always done well, is... Read more

Pudding and Pie delivery

Reviews Apr 25, 2021 0

The Ryde-based comfort-food of Pudding and Pie is something new and different. Until recently... Read more

Smoking Lobster takeaway

Reviews Apr 4, 2021 0

It’s been exactly a year since we were urged to Stay at Home, Protect... Read more