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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)
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Bar, British, International
££ - £££
Culver Parade, Sandown, England
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

Relaxed dining and nice cocktails, friendly staff and good décor. Bit breezy though, but good views over the beach.

Thank thefosshouse
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Very polite staff. During the busy period took a while to clear the tables. However it did not stop me returning 4 times. The view will create memories and the staff uber-helpful. Ask what is on the "no-list" as food sells fast and the chef...More

Thank Fernando R
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Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

On holiday in the Isle of Wight and we visited Driftwood for a meal. The menu choice was extraordinary and the location couldn't be better. The food and service was so good we returned a few times and never found fault with a thing, even...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

We currently have family staying during the holidays so decided to dine out at "The Driftwood Beach Bar" in Sandown as it always looks so appealing. There were 6 adults and a baby in our party. When we arrived most of the tables and floor...More

4  Thank astley84
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Please have a few vegan options. Toby carverys. Harvester to name few pub chains have vegan options. Please x

Thank wndy j
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Having seen the great menu and fantastic location, we thought it would be a great place to take the children for breakfast. No hours were listed on the sign or the website but the sign advertised, "Early for Breakfast". Arrived at 8:45am which is a...More

1  Thank mrsalsale
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Used to live on the island and go here often, came back for a visit and popped in here as a large group we ordered lots drinks and was looking at the menu my daughter really wanted a slushy which they don't sell so I...More

3  Thank Vicster2dogs
Reviewed 22 August 2017

stopped off at this bar for a coffee while walking along the seafront in sandown ..... this is a very nice bar with great views ..... we had a pleasant stay before continuing our walk ..... we did notice this bar is dog friendly

Thank les h
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Thanks to all at Driftwood. Spent a fabulous evening with friends to celebrate my 60th.All food excellent especially the shrimp heaven.Staff friendly and helpful.Thanks to owner Shaun and staff.

Thank Jean M
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Nice location overlooking the seafront. We didn't know we had to approach the bar to order. Two members of staff were clearing a table close to ours and walked past us a few times, but didn't say anything. However the staff we interacted with were...More

1  Thank cazmatthews46
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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

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  • 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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