Dining Out


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If you’re looking to make your sailing experience an even better one, perhaps consider dining out at one of the delicious local restaurants and bars after (or before) your event? 

Take a look at our recommended local bars and restaurants below or contact us for more information. 

Isle of Wight

If you’re heading across the water to the Isle of Wight, why not enjoy a pre or post sailing drink or meal at one of our recommended bars and restaurants.

From traditional pubs an inns to swanky gastro haunts, there’s plenty to choose from when visiting the island.

Take a look at our list of recommended bars and restaurants below.

The Hut, Cowell Way


A family run, contemporary beach bar and restaurant overlooking Cowes Marina serving local island produce and seafood, reimagined through a Pan-Asian lens, open from 9:30am until late, daily. 

Address: 127 High Street, Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO31 7AY
Telephone: 01983 240916
Website: https://www.smoking-lobster.co.uk/cowes

THE HERON - Fine Dining

Located on Cowes High Street, the Heron offers a unique dining experience that is sure to impress. Enjoy carefully crafted dishes made with the finest local ingredients.

Address: 46 – 47 High Street, Isle of Wight, PO31 7RR
Telephone: 01983 302000
Website: https://www.heroniow.co.uk/cowes

THE GLOBE - Bar and Restaurant

An independent waterfront pub and restaurant with stunning views overlooking the Solent. Serving breakfast, lunch & dinner, or on those lazy days tempt yourself with a glass of champagne or a cocktail

Address: The Parade, COWES, Isle Of Wight, PO31 7GJ
Telephone: 01983 632363
Website: www.gastronomycowes.co.uk

THE ANCHOR INN - Bar and Restaurant

A local favourite offering hearty home cooked meals, a great selection of real ale, ciders, beers, wines and spirits, an exciting and welcoming atmosphere.

Address: 1-3 High Street, Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO31 7SA
Telephone: 01983 292823
Website: www.theanchorcowes.co.uk

MURRAY'S - Seafood

The very best and freshest local, and regional ingredients compiled to create an ever changing menu. Choose from set price lunch and dinner menus or from the delicious ‘Catch of the day’ board

Address: 106 High Street, Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO31 7AT
Telephone: 01983 296233
Website: www.murrays.co

THE COAST - Bar & dining room

A relaxed, informal bar and restaurant serving food from 9:30am until late, daily. Enjoy a freshly baked slice of cake, a hearty lunch or a three course dinner 7 days a week.

Address: 14-15 Shooters Hill, Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO31 7BG
Telephone: 01983 298574
Website: www.thecoastbar.co.uk

Dining out in Hambe


Located on the Hamble River, the quaint village of Hamble-le-Rice is the ideal location for a pre or post sailing drink or nibble when joining us for an event.

With the majority of bars and restaurants located just a few minutes walk from our base in Port Hamble Marina, you won’t need to venture far to enjoy a refreshing G&T or a tasty burger!

Take a look at our list or recommended suppliers below.

THE BUGLE - Bar and Restaurant

A traditional English pub full of charm with a pretty terrace overlooking the River Hamble, the perfect location for drinking and dining while soaking up the sun..

Address: High Street, Hamble, Hampshire, SO31 4HA
Telephone: 02380 453000
Website: www.idealcollection.co.uk/venues/the-bugle/

KING AND QUEEN - Bar and Restaurant

Located on Hamble’s cobbled High Street, The King and Queen offers a friendly service, real ales and a range of good home-made food, as well as a fine selection of rums for our yachtsmen and women!

Address: High Street, Hamble-Le-Rice, Southampton, Hampshire, SO31 4HA
Telephone: 02380 454247
Website: www.thekingandqueenpub.co.uk

RIVER RAT - Restaurant

Offering a unique drinking and dining experience, whether you are looking for a relaxed Sunday lunch, a sociable drink or celebration dinner, you’ll find a warm welcome at the River Rat.

Address: High Street, Hamble, Hampshire, SO31 4HA
Telephone: 02380 457801
Website: www.riverrathamble.co.uk

THAIGER LOUNGE - Bar and Restaurant

Said to be the best Thai food in the Southampton area, the Thaiger Lounge offers mouth-watering Thai cuisine and has a separate bar and dance floor area for added post sailing fun.

Address: 1-3 High Street, Hamble, SO31 4HA
Telephone: 02380 454707
Website: www.bananawharf.co.uk/hamble

BANANA WHARF - Bar and Restaurant

With a large heated and covered terrace area for dining with unobstructed views of the world famous River Hamble, Banana Wharf is the perfect spot to meet, eat and drink by the water.

Address: Port Hamble Marina, Hamble, Hampshire, SO31 4QD
Telephone: 02380 456622
Website: www.bananawharf.co.uk/hamble

LA DOLCE VITA - Restaurant

Located in the heart on Hamble in the quaint village square, La Dolce Vita offers a great atmosphere, delicious, authentic Italian food and fantastic customer reviews.

Address: The Square, Hamble, Hampshire, SO31 4LS
Telephone: 02380 454567
Website: www.ldvhamble.com

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