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The Spyglass Inn

Esplanade, Ventnor PO38 1JX, England
+44 1983 855338
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Consistently excellent

The best place to eat in Ventnor, have been coming here for years and it is consistently excellent... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Al R
,
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
via mobile
Good food and location .Lovely quirky interior

We went to the Spyglass twice during our holiday and had a really good meal on both occasions . The... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
tonyrosemary
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Malvern, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
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“great seafood” (2 reviews)
“isle of wight” (3 reviews)
“seafront” (5 reviews)
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Esplanade, Ventnor PO38 1JX, England
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+44 1983 855338
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The best place to eat in Ventnor, have been coming here for years and it is consistently excellent. The staff are brilliant, everyone knows exactly what they are doing and the food is always of a very high standard

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to the Spyglass twice during our holiday and had a really good meal on both occasions . The service was good and everyone was very friendly.

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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Right from the offset this place stole our hearts it’s quirky it’s fun and it’s friendly . The smell of wet dog is a bit of a turn off on entry alas it hit the spot the food is Devine

Thank w1llyoung
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Reviewed 8 March 2018

All fast food but no veg just lettuce leafs s so if you want some veg you will have to go somewhere else to eat

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Reviewed 27 January 2018

came to the isle of wight for a long weekend and we always go to the spyglass for a meal and we are never dissapointed, beer and wine was good and we had chicken pie very tasty and there must have been half a chicken...More

Thank dave c
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Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Visited there recently for lunch. Sat on the top terrace with my friend and my dog. We enjoyed the stunning views. Both had the local crab baguette with a side portion of freshly cooked delicious fries. Great value for money and very tasty. Definitely a...More

Thank Martynjoly1
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

The Spyglass Inn is situated in a fantastic location with stunning views overlooking the sea, beach and Ventnor. The food is overpriced and very tasteless. They didn't know how to cook steak properly, it was tough and chewy.The beer is ok, the white wine very...More

Thank dmjohnson2
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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Lobster in garlic butter for just £13.50, need I say more? Nice relaxed atmosphere, ambient live music. Great for children over looking the beach. Wish I was there!

Thank sarahwS7913KW
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

Had lunch there recently and sat overlooking the sea and enjoyed a great Tuna steak. Burgers for the rest and they enjoyed them as well.

Thank Paul S
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Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Simply stunning scenery sitting on the top deck at The Spyglass VENTNOR, Isle of Wight. Great selection of drinks, and wonderful menu including an excellent specials board. Could not ask for anything more.

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