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Mill Bay Inn

$$ - $$$, British,
Bay Inn Esplanade | Ventnor, Ventnor PO38 1JR, England
+44 1983 852394
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“fish pie” (4 reviews)
“beef” (4 reviews)
“sandwich” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Bay Inn Esplanade | Ventnor, Ventnor PO38 1JR, England
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1 - 10 of 133 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here twice during our stay once for coffee and then again for lunch. Both times the service and staff were great and the place was clean and tidy. Had a platter of sandwiches for two, which was served with fries and enjoyed every bit...More

Thank Dawn B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ended up in this pub after a long walk along the Coastal Path from Sandown. We were drawn in by the sight of a magnificent carvery, which we could see through the window from the street. On this occasion we stuck to just 1...More

Thank ShriekingTrumpeter
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Popped in here for dinner by the sea. Friendly staff and my beer battered cod and chips was very nice and reasonably priced. Recommended for traditional pub grub

Thank NeilAEssex
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Great views, I had beer battered cod and chips and the wife moules marinade. My wife was shocked they weren't served how she usually gets them but after eating a few she said how nice and big they were. As for me I loved mine....More

Thank jimevz
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Such a lovely restaurant right on Ventnor sea front my mum I know for sure absolutely loves it here. The food is delicious and you get a choice of 4 meats to choose from on the carvery which to be honest is rare nowadays. Definitely...More

Thank Sophie S
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

Best carvary on isle of wight! Cooked to perfection! Nice friendly atmosphere,will definitely be returning!

Thank JADENharry05
Reviewed 7 January 2018

Excellent carvery. My husbands beef melted in his mouth. My Turkey/Gammon was yummy. Good section of vegetables and sauces. Friendly staff.

Thank terry k
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Called in on a blistery blowy day, really friendly staff and very accomadating. Only wanted a sandwich, which was fine. The roasts on the carvery looked really good. Prices for food & drinks were reasonble.

1  Thank martin b
Reviewed 24 November 2017

Went in for a Sunday carvery for four and was very impressed with the offering. We had a choice of beef, pork, ham and turkey if I remember correctly and were served with a generous slice of each by the singing chef. Vegetables were varied...More

Thank lindyven
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

we went here as a family for my birthday today 15 of us and the carvery was the best I've had in a long time some children had meals off the menu and they were lovely, the staff were happy and so friendly. with beautiful...More

Thank Laura A
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29 August 2015|
Response from phil t | Property representative |
has since changed hands new owners took over in may 2016
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bay Inn Esplanade | Ventnor, Ventnor PO38 1JR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Isle of Wight  >  Ventnor
  • Phone Number: +44 1983 852394
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