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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Murray’s, Cowes

Reviews Jan 18, 2022 0

We are often asked ‘Where is the best place on the Island to go for seafood?’. This is a very popular question, particularly of summer visitors, who seem to imagine that the Isle of Wight should have its equivalent... Read more

Morrison’s, Newport

Reviews Dec 6, 2021 0

It’s been a while. Let’s be honest and say that when we last visited... Read more

Deep South Social, Ryde

Reviews Nov 29, 2021 0

The distinction between street food and takeaway could simply be semantics. By literal definition,... Read more

Da Vinci, Newport

Reviews Nov 11, 2021 0

When we started writing our eating out guide, the main thrust (apart from making... Read more

Chia Wing, Newport

Reviews Nov 1, 2021 0

Matt can trace his own love of eating out back to his parents, who... Read more