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The Hambrough Restaurant

Hambrough Road, Ventnor PO38 1SQ, England
+44 1983 856333
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“duck” (4 reviews)
“scones” (5 reviews)
“young chef” (3 reviews)
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French, British, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Hambrough Road, Ventnor PO38 1SQ, England
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Reviewed 11 April 2018

Really lovely food, interesting and tasty, good value and quality ingredients. Had a thoroughly lovely time there. Much better than Thompson's in Newport, get a window seat too - worth trying.

Thank awhittall
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Could not rate this restaurant any higher! After an amazing three courses that were absolutely to die for, attentive and bubbly service and a wonderful atmosphere we got to meet the incredible Head Chef Luke and his Second Chef Martin who were chatty and humble...More

Thank Tanya D
Reviewed 22 November 2017

Had a two night stay with gourmet menu both nights. Great service from friendly staff. New chef Luke produces great quality food well presented. Good test of a chef is to select the duck - this was cooked perfectly. Desserts are very different and very...More

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Delicious food, cooked by a passionate, young chef. Would highly recommend and hope the restaurant and the chef have the success they deserve.

Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Very small portions poor service and very little on offer for a very high price. After 1 night spent here we were left very hungry and needed to go the the room for something to eat. Good job we had some snacks available of our...More

1  Thank Elizabeth C
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Have not committed the chef's name to memory, but I should. Excellent simple but eclectic menu. Local ingredients dominate. Ventnor Bay crab is served on a pate Napoleon with crab bisque running over it. This starter can hold its own in London competition. Grilled lamb...More

Thank Peter R
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Really looking forward to our Afternoon Tea on 19th March, 2017 but we were sadly disappointed by what was served up. We asked for coffee which when poured left a sludge like consistency in the bottom of the cup and tasted bitter. The sandwiches had...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 6 March 2017

We had breakfast here when staying at the hotel and it was fabulous!! Highly recommend it for Afternoon tea too.

Thank Tara B
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Local produce, Cooked well. Served hot and not greasy. Lovely bakers bread, and a great choice of pastries and extras.

Thank Tim K
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Very chic boutique hotel. Had afternoon tea here. Delicious sandwiches but disappointed with the cakes. No meringue in the Eton mess and the cakes were shop bought. Good value though at £20'

Thank Solotravellerxx40
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$39 - US$137
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:30 - 21:00
18:30 - 21:00
18:30 - 21:00
18:30 - 21:00
18:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hambrough Road, Ventnor PO38 1SQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Isle of Wight  >  Ventnor
  • Phone Number: +44 1983 856333
  • E-mail
Sitting high above the fishing harbour in Ventnor, The Hambrough offers award winning dining at the southern tip of the Isle of Wight. Head Chef Darren Beevers is serving locally inspired dishes for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
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