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Pendletons

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85 High Street, Shanklin PO37 6NR, England
+44 1983 868727
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Northampton, United Kingdom
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132 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had not visited previously but had read good reviews and booked in advance. We were very pleased with the whole experience, good quality food and reasonable prices but in an atmosphere which w very relaxed and quite informal. Many others who were dining appeared to be regulars, surely a good sign? The menu offers sufficient choice but not vast... More 

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Sandhurst, United Kingdom
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276 reviews
192 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Called in on the off chance without booking and was greeted by Steve who offered us a table straight a way. The menu has a fairly limited choice but as everything on it sounded really good it was difficult to make a choice. We started with crab cakes and baked figs which were delicious, followed by pork medallions and Cod... More 

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Thank NorbertSandhurst
Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've been to Shanklin on numerous times and happened to find this restaurant by chance. The food is exceptional and staff very friendly and knowledgeable about the food they serve. Restaurant is nice, clean and has a nice atmosphere. We'll be going back and that's a definite!

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Thank Phil T
London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pendleton's is an intimate bistro-style restaurant offering a concise menu of quality dishes at reasonable prices. All the meat and fish is obtained from local suppliers and is served with a good selection of freshly-prepared vegetables. I can especially recommend the soup of the day, pork medallions and fish dishes- a different fish features each day. Also try to leave... More 

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Thank 160Marty
East Lavant, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We recently spent five nights in Shanklin and were lucky enough to have Pendletons just round the corner from where we were staying. It was so good, we ate there three times! Although the menu is not vast, the food is delicious and beautifully presented. I don't eat meat, but this wasn't a problem. The fish dishes were cooked to... More 

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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79 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

We were welcome by very friendly young man who seated us, his sugggestion of Fish for the main course was Spot On. It's was Devine. So we're the chocolate brownie and the creme breule.

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116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

We strolled here from where we were staying. With maybe a dozen tables, the place quickly fills. Quick, attentive service. We enjoyed two appetizers, the crab cakes and the baked figs. The figs in particular were a nice surprise. We both ordered the pork medallions...also good. Dessert list descriptions looked enticing but we had no more room. Appreciated gluten free... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

if you are wanting a fine dining experience- can recommend. Avoid the Italian on the main strip unless you just want a pizza.

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Playa Blanca
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

My husband and I had been recommended by Andy and Jo from the excellent Shoreside Inn to go to Pendletons, and just like the Shoreside this place diserves 5*, we were made very welcome in the warm and cosy atmosphere and the food was lovely. The crab cakes were just the best. All the food was freshly prepared and served... More 

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We ate at Pendletons on the last night of our holiday and our only regret was that we hadn't eaten there earlier in our stay as we would definitely have returned several times! The food was excellent and the service was very friendly. We will definitely be returning when we next come to the Island.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, British
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 85 High Street, Shanklin PO37 6NR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Isle of Wight  >  Shanklin
  • Phone Number: +44 1983 868727

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?