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The Caulkheads

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££ - £££, British,
42 Avenue Road, Sandown PO36 8AY, England
+44 1983 405080
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Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (15 reviews)
“steak” (19 reviews)
“sunday roast” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
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LOCATION
42 Avenue Road, Sandown PO36 8AY, England
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11 - 20 of 405 reviews

Reviewed 16 February 2018

A lovely pace to pass the time away the food choice is really good with plenty choice, the prices are resonable

Thank laura186394
Adam H, General Manager at The Caulkheads, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2018

Thank you for your review. we hope to see you again in the future.

Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Exceptionally good food, reasonable price and area for the niece to run around fitting the short wait for food.

Thank Ryan G
Adam H, General Manager at The Caulkheads, responded to this reviewResponded 1 January 2018

Thanks for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

We ate here today (23/12/17) as a table of 6. The prices are really good and the service is friendly. There was a DJ on playing some good music so also a good atmosphere! I had the Spanish meatballs off of the specials board which...More

Thank RhinoKellie
Adam H, General Manager at The Caulkheads, responded to this reviewResponded 1 January 2018

Hi, and thanks for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your visit and the food. we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 20 December 2017

I visited three or four times in June this year during a brief holiday in Sandown. The fact I returned and returned tells its own story. The food and 'restaurant' service was excellent, and it was interesting to see that several dishes were available in...More

Thank Barry Wood
Adam H, General Manager at The Caulkheads, responded to this reviewResponded 1 January 2018

Thank you for your review of our pub. Its nice to here of visitors returning again and again. Hopefully we will see you again in the future.

Reviewed 12 December 2017

Very surprised when we visited as it has been refurbished very nicely! Also inexpensive ! It had books to read and games to play... Very good for kidsMore

Thank Grannypiglet
Adam H, Manager at The Caulkheads, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2017

Dear Grannypiglet, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, following your recent visit. I am so pleased you like our new look pub, and that everyone on the family was able to be entertained. I do hope we can welcome you back...More

Reviewed 8 December 2017

Ordered 2 meals 1 gammon and chips which was good and 1 farmyard where the chicken and gammon were good but the piece of steak was very red for medium and extremely fatty.More

Thank moggridge
Adam H, Manager at The Caulkheads, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2017

Dear moggridge, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. I am sorry to hear that your visit did not live up to the expectations we set out to deliver. We always ensure our team complete a check back during your meal, so...More

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Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Great food and atmosphere very friendly staff and reasonable prices. Families welcome, close to beach, shops and pier.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Adam H, Manager at The Caulkheads, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2017

Thank you for leaving a review, following your recent visit. We do hope we can welcome you back in the future. Tracy

Reviewed 21 November 2017

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
Adam H, Manager at The Caulkheads, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2017

Dear Terry S Thank you for leaving a review, following your recent visit to us. I am pleased to see you enjoyed your meals as well as the children enjoying their play time. we do hope we can welcome you back in the future,

Reviewed 9 November 2017 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 :)More

Thank Steph L
Adam H, Manager at The Caulkheads, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2017

Dear Steph L Thank you for taking the time to leave a review for us. I am pleased to see you have enjoyed many a visit to our pub, and taken advantage of the meals within our menu. We do hope we can welcome you...More

Reviewed 7 November 2017

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
Adam H, Manager at The Caulkheads, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2017

Dear Newcavalier Thank you for taking the time to leave a review for us here at Caulkheads. We value all feedback that we receive and greatly appreciate it. I am pleased to see that you enjoyed the food and the atmosphere when you visited us....More

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RhinoKellie
14 December 2017|
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Response from Mic L | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about inside the pub/restaurant as we didn't have a dog with us or indeed remember seeing a dog in the pub whilst we were there. They have a very big garden where I am sure well behaved dogs would be allowed but if... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Cuisine
Meals
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
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
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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Description
PLEASE NOTE – On Sunday 14th January 2018 we shall be closing for a short time whilst we carry out some improvements. Don't worry, we’ll be returning on Friday 26th January at 5pm. Watch this space for information… 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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