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The Beach Cafe

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9 Pier Street | Sandown, Sandown PO36 8JR, England
+44 1983 719505
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
09:30 - 20:30 Hours
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
9 Pier Street | Sandown, Sandown PO36 8JR, England
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

We ate here for our last night on the IoW - wish we had found it sooner. The views across the beach are fantastic (even sat inside), the staff are so helpful and friendly, the atmosphere is wonderful and the food is soooo delicious. Very...More

Thank clarabelle376
Reviewed 16 August 2017

I visited the Isle of Wight last month with my family for a week. During this time we went to the Beach Café three times and was not once disappointed. We had lunch here twice and went once for dinner. Brilliant. You can also sit...More

Thank kmsmith21
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Bright, airy and clean with views overlooking the pier and Sandown bay. Friendly and efficient staff who take orders at the table, good selection on menu - light bites, salads, main courses as well as sandwiches, jacket potatoes, cakes etc, they also have a kid's...More

Thank susieq4921
Reviewed 13 August 2017

We visited for lunch last week. All the staff were friendly and very helpful and attentive. We struggled to make our choices as everything on the menu sounded fantastic. We were not disappointed with our meal - compliments to the chef!! We also liked the...More

Thank Penny G
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Great setting; right on the beach, lots of seating. Snack food, drinks and ice creams, alcoholic beverages served. Popped by for a quick pit stop and weren't disappointed.

Thank Louise M
Reviewed 8 August 2017

the cafe was very well presented and the food and service was top, the windows overlooked the sea and shore, the bathroom had complimentary perfumes for the ladies and were good and clean no one rushed you and the home made apple pie and icecream...More

Thank magicmalc57
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

This is more than a cafe, food is fantastic, restaurant standard. Although cafe prices, excellent value for money. Beautiful views, if your lucky enough to get one of the tables that over look the sea. As we live on the island (quite close to sandown)...More

Thank huney231
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Visited with mummy, daddy and toddler for breakfast. Had a table by the open window which had a railing to prevent mishaps. Ordered full English and pancakes with bacon. Delicious and good service and able to pay with card. BEST TOILETS/ BABY CHANGING ON THE...More

Thank Andypontypandy
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Extremely Disappointed, meals served cold, no knives & forks. After asking for the fish & Chips to be replaced. The owner refused & argued in front of my grandchildren. The most disgusting meal ever!!!

4  Thank waterpit
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Stopped for lunch as the kids were hungry so we stopped here. What a place! A fantastic view over the sea, and the staff were brilliant. I had the best steak ciabatta ever, and my wife said her chicken one could not be beaten. The...More

Thank James M
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12 March 2017|
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Response from markngill | Reviewed this property |
Yes the seating outside is not undercover, it's right next to the beach.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:30 - 20:30
09:30 - 20:30
09:30 - 20:30
09:30 - 20:30
09:30 - 20:30
09:30 - 20:30
09:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Pier Street | Sandown, Sandown PO36 8JR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Isle of Wight  >  Sandown
  • Phone Number: +44 1983 719505
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