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The Steamer Inn Restaurant

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18 Esplanade, Shanklin PO37 6BS, England
+44 1983 862641
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Ryde, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

A great restaurant and bar. Good food very friendly staff, a clean and tidy place. Out side dinning area. Not to pricey.

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Thank IvorManzalaoui
Karen_Johnson1, Manager at The Steamer Inn Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review. Antony (Assistant Manager) More 

Berkshire, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just had another short break in Steamers where we have stayed several times. Lovely sea view room. The staff are very friendly and helpful which makes our stay so enjoyable. We will be going back again later in the year as it is such a great location and good choice of food.

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Thank gill_humphrey1
Karen_Johnson1, Manager at The Steamer Inn Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave the lovely feedback. We look forward to your next visit. Antony (Assistant Manager) More 

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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Lovely food, huge portions. Very friendly daytime staff. Lovely views. Highly recommended. Dogs are also welcome

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Thank James S
Karen_Johnson1, Manager at The Steamer Inn Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for this fantastic review. I'm glad that everything was to your liking. Antony (Assistant Manager) More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Came here for lunch following coastal walk, nice spot with outside terrace when the weather gets warm. Food normally good, fish and chips delightful but avoid other fish courses we and friends have been disappointed on several other occasions but the specials board is good but so good they can be sold out.

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Thank Trevor H
Karen_Johnson1, Manager at The Steamer Inn Restaurant, responded to this review

I'm sorry to here you've been let down with our seafood selection in the past. We get very few complaints about these meals so it does come as a bit of a shock. I'm glad that the meals where to your liking on this occasion. Antony (Assistant Manager) More 

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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Popped in for a coffee and ice cream for The kids. Staff great and ice creams great! Lovely views over the beach and the menu looked good too

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Thank Lulugym
Karen_Johnson1, Manager at The Steamer Inn Restaurant, responded to this review

thank you for the lovely review. Antony (Assistant Manager) More 

London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have dined at The Steamer for the last two evenings and have not been disappointed. We have been coming here for many years now because the food is always good, the staff friendly and helpful! They are even in the summer when they are very busy! Give it a try!

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Thank Dave H
Karen_Johnson1, Manager at The Steamer Inn Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the lovely words. Antony (Assistant Manager) More 

Guildford, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Busy, popular place with great view of the seafront. Had lunch for four, arrived very quick and meals were hot and tasty. Great for just a drink or a meal, family orientated.

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Thank SharonRice_12
Karen_Johnson1, Manager at The Steamer Inn Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review. Antony (Assistant Manager) More 

Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food served all day, Traditional PUB GRUB cooked and served by friendly and inviting people. The food quality if excellent and the portion sizes are just right for a huge appetite. Location would be fantastic during the summer.. Now during the winter its a bit bleak and cold.. but the Pub is warm and welcoming..

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Thank Martin H
Karen_Johnson1, Manager at The Steamer Inn Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for the fantastic review. Antony (Assistant Manager) More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great pub food in lovely surroundings, we always visit the Steamer Inn when we are in the Isle of Wight, very welcoming. My husband had a burger which he said was lovely and my daughter had a really nice vegetarian option, I had fish and chips and all the meals were good, great value, good selection of cider.

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Thank Nemone R
Karen_Johnson1, Manager at The Steamer Inn Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for the lovely review. Antony (Assistant Manager) More 

Isle Of Wight
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great location. Nice service and good value for money. This location is always busy. Thanks for getting rid of the plastic seats and tables.

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Karen_Johnson1, Manager at The Steamer Inn Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for the lovely review. Antony More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Esplanade, Shanklin PO37 6BS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Isle of Wight  >  Shanklin
  • Phone Number: +44 1983 862641
  • This restaurant is at The Steamer Inn

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