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The Caulkheads

££ - £££, British,
42 Avenue Road, Sandown PO36 8AY, England
+44 1983 405080
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good38%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“pizza” (15 reviews)
“steak” (18 reviews)
“mixed grill” (9 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
42 Avenue Road, Sandown PO36 8AY, England
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1 - 10 of 388 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

good food .nice open fire .good staff and owners .we had sunday roast one day and snaks another day good games room for children with ball pit

Thank Terry S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

often come to the caulkheads, probably about once a month, and love it. Have had pizza, pasta, burgers, stake and they are great every time. Brilliant value for money, quick service and lovely staff :)

Thank Steph L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our island group met up today at the Caulkheads for a simple lunch together. The public an set out tables for us and made us feel very welcome indeed. The beer was good and the choice of food was excellent. We had a number of...More

Thank Newcavalier
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We always go the Caulkheads during our visits to the island. There is an indoor play area and outdoor playground. Bouncy castle in the summer. Plenty to keep the kids occupied. The food is good and there is a good selection of beer/ale. The staff...More

Thank Nick M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good quality pub food, best chilli I've ever had in a pub. F amily friendly with ball pit so lots of kids about. Good service, friendly staff.

Thank Andrea B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Won't be using this pub anymore , lacking atmosphere , dark and dull , and rather expensive . On the plus side ( it does have one ) it was warm .

1  Thank myfamilylincs
Reviewed 18 October 2017

We've tried many places and are always disappointed with the quality of either the meat or vegetables. We had eaten here a few times, and had a fairly decent meal, but we recently had a roast with a group of colleagues and we were VERY...More

Thank Debs_A_H
Reviewed 16 October 2017

popped in for evening meal i had jumbo hot dog, beacon dry other toppings dry, i no its a cheap eats place, but serving dryed up food any where is not great. won't be back

Thank rob b
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Four of us had Avery good Sunday roast dinner plus's Avery nice sweet and drinks for a very good price pluss a very good service we were looked after very well on our first day of our stay on the I/o/wight

Thank peterwaleseastbourne
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We left it late before deciding we wanted a Sunday Roast in Sandown and everywhere else had long since stopped serving or closed for the evening. We strolled on down to The Caulkheads and were very happy to find they still were doing Sunday Roast....More

Thank Clive P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 Avenue Road, Sandown PO36 8AY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Isle of Wight  >  Sandown
  • Phone Number: +44 1983 405080
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Open 7 days a week for great home cooked food and drink. With great facilities for children including indoor ball pit and outdoor play area including a pirate ship and bouncy castle(weather permitting). Lots of space for large parties and buffets catered for.
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