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Mill Bay Inn

$$ - $$$, British,
Bay Inn Esplanade | Ventnor, Ventnor PO38 1JR, England
+44 1983 852394
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (6 reviews)
“side salad” (3 reviews)
“mash” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Bay Inn Esplanade | Ventnor, Ventnor PO38 1JR, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The people were extremely friendly. The service was very quick and the food was delicious! We especially enjoyed the conversation with people at the bar after dinner. They hugged us as we were leaving. What a delightful last evening in the Isle of Wight!!

Thank Carole Devey S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Walked from our B&B with the intention of going to The Spyglass for our evening meal. Came across this place on the way & decided to go here instead. The Mill Bay provided excellent food @ a price most people could afford to pay. The...More

Thank ricatkn
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Wanted to eat local so chose Mill Bay due to ease of parking and quality of food. Not disappointed. The Mill Bay is always easy dining, just go in order your meal good service no fuss no bother. Always good food, good portions, good price,...More

Thank Jackie T
Reviewed 5 September 2017

the mill bay is a lovely place. great views. and the staff are fantastic. we had my mums wake here. and it was lovely the buffet we choose was hald hot and half cold. couldnt fault it one bit. a big thank you

Thank Jodie P
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Beautiful surroundings, great staff and very good food. We were fortunate to have been blessed with good weather so could eat outside, reasonably priced and generous portions. Will definitely go again

Thank Blizz1
Reviewed 20 August 2017

My wife and I have just returned from a few days in Ventnor and we ended up eating here each night. The staff are very friendly and helpful and the food was excellent and very good value, the portions very generous. Would like to thank...More

Thank Zomzom1
Reviewed 17 August 2017

What a perfect way to start a day. Situated right next to the seaside, with great outdoor or indoor seating. We sat outside and loved the service we received from Phil - who I believe is the owner. He was very friendly & was patient...More

Thank Kristy K
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Enjoyed visiting here, managed to get in using a wheelchair, but didn’t have accessible toilets. Went in for the beer as they had local ale and. Good place to while away some time, and left having got into conversations with locals which is the sign...More

Thank modernitymark
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Good value roast lunch - despite being August it was a miserable day and we were all glad of some 'comfort food' ! We all had a carvery option, which included vegetarian too. There seemed a good range of other meals too. Options for 'real'...More

Thank LostBubble
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View
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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