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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Original Phil’s Diner, Newport

Reviews Nov 20, 2017 0

We’ve got the idea that at some point, way back, we actually met the original Original Phil. Or maybe we dreamt it. Anyway, he’s long gone, but the diner that bears his name has been doing the Island’s best... Read more

Tumblers, Shanklin

Reviews Nov 13, 2017 0

The Island’s tourism organisation Visit Isle of Wight never misses a trick. Going large... Read more

Smoking Lobster

Reviews Oct 30, 2017 0

You come to the Isle of Wight, you want seafood. You’d think there’d be... Read more

No 64, Ryde

Reviews Oct 23, 2017 6

Amazingly, there aren’t many cafes with a view of the Solent. The Dell at... Read more

Garlic Farm, Newchurch

Reviews Oct 16, 2017 0

We were pretty much on the doorstep the day the Garlic Farm Cafe opened... Read more