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Driftwood Beach Bar n Grill

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Culver Parade, Sandown, England
+44 1983 404004
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good18%
  • Average10%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible39%
Travellers talk about
“crab salad” (4 reviews)
“lovely view” (6 reviews)
“bite to eat” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, International
££ - £££
Culver Parade, Sandown, England
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Great location overlooking Sandown beach . Large menu and food was OK but sevice was a little slow , just relax and enjoy the view !

Thank John7757
Reviewed 2 October 2017

My partner had the prawn and crab claw meat salad,he was very impressed with his meal,i had the scampi which was very good also.

Thank debbiedavis1974
Reviewed 27 September 2017

We went in here for our evening meal. The staff were very friendly, table service (sat outside looking at the pier and sea) and the food was really good.

Thank SurreyDoris
Reviewed 22 September 2017

I was given a menu so I ordered 2 meals, when they wanted payment it was more than the menu price, so I queried this and the boss man said the menu was old and refused to honour the error on their part, so I...More

1  Thank badge8528
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I had really been looking forward to visiting here. What a let down. We arrived early evening and the place was disgusting. The tables were dirty and full of dirty plates and glasses. The ashtrays were over flowing. The floor was filthy and to be...More

1  Thank jackie p
Reviewed 6 September 2017

the location is fabulous on the beach front with views of the beach and sea, the bar area is very small and people are also just drinking rather than eating so a long queue to get served. Was then disappointed that they had no pizza...More

Thank robert W
Reviewed 5 September 2017

This Bar and Grill looks great, however they couldn't offer us much of a choice of lunch for my son who has a peanut allergy. The pasta which he could have had was not available, nor was any sparkling water. My husband had the chicken...More

Thank 2014Parkes
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Looks very inviting, but 35 minutes to get a coffee and a coke after paying needed to go back to the counter. How lunch come up after 1 hour, my Cajun chicken rated very powder, chessey chips come up cold, after paying nearly £30 for...More

Thank X6228ZVstephend
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

I visited twice in one week at end of August. You cannot beat this bar for location and view. They have an extensive cocktail menu which I took advantage of and everyone in my group enjoyed the drinks. I did eat once and it wasn't...More

Thank AMH1969
Reviewed 2 September 2017

What can I say but it was a comedy of errors, it was so bad you just had to laugh. Too many appalling situations that there was enough material for a complete new series of Faulty Towers. We had fire alarms constantly going off with...More

Thank Nick F
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Jessica H
5 August 2016|
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Response from Tobikeet | Reviewed this property |
I would just totally avoid this place at all costs the owner wants a good hiding in my opinion !!👊🏻
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Culver Parade, Sandown, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Isle of Wight  >  Sandown
  • Phone Number: +44 1983 404004
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