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Number 3

3 Bath Road, Cowes PO31 7RH, England
+44 1983 291714
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Restaurant Hours
British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3 Bath Road, Cowes PO31 7RH, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I wandered in one night on the expenses account and wasn’t expecting much but I was seriously impressed. The beef ragu starter packed a serious punch and the lamb main was delicious! Highly recommended !

Thank EscapedIoW
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This restaurant is one of our favourites anywhere. Food is beautifully cooked and presented. The menu is imaginative but not pretentious and the atmosphere is warm and friendly. I’d eat there every day if I could get away with it!

Thank Graham S
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

For years, we have walked past this place without noticing it, but it may be the best kitchen in Cowes. With only 6 tables and a kitchen like you might have in your house, this place serves food to love. We had the “Octopus and...More

Thank Marshall B
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

An almost hidden gem at the top end of Cowes, but an eating experience not to be missed. This was our second visit and the food has been exceptional both times. It is owned by a couple (he cooks, she is front of house) who...More

Thank Elizabeth S
Reviewed 7 November 2017

We decided to give Number 3 a visit for a recent birthday and although we were the only ones dining that night (mid week) the food was excellent and the attention to detail was fantastic too. Limited choice menu (which is ofen a good thing!),...More

Thank Carla L
Reviewed 31 October 2017

A real gem, slightly hidden away at the top of the High Street. Lovely husband and wife team who produce amazing food in a lovely room. The beef ragu pasta was as good as I have had anywhere - wanted to lick the plate. Good...More

Thank TheShuffs
Reviewed 24 October 2017

I recently took visiting family here for dinner and it was my first time eating at this wonderful restaurant. The welcome was warm, the service was excellent and the food absolutely delicious! I shall certainly be going back again soon!

Thank maggie h
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Service with a smile and a joke. Nothing was to much trouble.A small but fresh menu with something for everyone.My husband felt the food was as good as mine.Big compliment from him. Perfect steak and fish .It was such good value and so delicious we...More

Thank Kizziebear
Reviewed 23 September 2017

A great welcome, lovely ambience, marvellous food...and a nice glass of wine. We enjoyed every aspect of 'Number 3'.

Thank 664malmc664
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Stumbled on this small restaurant in the rain, it was warm friendly and the food worthy of a rosette. Run by a husband and wife they were friendly and at £30 a head for a two course meal with a bottle of wine a bargain....More

Thank Derek T
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Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
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Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Bath Road, Cowes PO31 7RH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Isle of Wight  >  Cowes
  • Phone Number: +44 1983 291714
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An intimate restaurant tucked away in the old town of Cowes.
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