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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

7 delicious courses .... however we did feel it was slightly repetitive with mousses snd gels and definitely was hoping for a cheeseboard as a final taste. Each course was tasty though and we particularly enjoyed the pasta course and lamb course. The wine was...More

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have just enjoyed a perfect evening in a lovely family restaurant with our children aged 12 and 13. It was so exciting to have a surprise for each course (7 courses including the amuse bouche and pre dessert) Each plate is prepared with great...More

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a wonderful evening at this little gem of a restaurant No. 3 in Cowes. The food, wine, ambience was perfect ! I am the awkward person in the party who is veggie/nearly vegan , however the chef and team were totally supportive of...More

Date of visit: May 2021
Reviewed 21 December 2020

We dined here with friends. We were visiting the Isle of Wight and wanted to eat at a good restaurant. We had a five course tasting menu. The food was absolutely delightful. I can't remember the last time we had such a good meal. It...More

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 15 November 2020 via mobile

We visited recently and I have to say it was one of the best and most enjoyable meals I've had in a long time. If you've never been before it can be a little confusing, The lady just plonks a small list of dishes down...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 18 October 2020

We were staying up the hill at North House - also so good ! This small restaurant has great service and superb food. A small hand written menu and everything is to die for. The only disappointment - we wanted to return the following evening...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 14 October 2020

Can`t speak highly enough. I have never written a review before but I loved everything so much here I am. Loved it!!

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 13 October 2020

4 of us had a beautiful meal, which we shared. We felt really safe and were royally looked after in every respect,

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 8 October 2020 via mobile

A wonderful meal with friends. The menu was just 6 choices including starters and mains, but that undersells the overall experience. An amuse-bouche arrived of beetroot custard that was an amazing start, the starters and mains were delightful and we then asked about desserts. The...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 1 October 2020 via mobile

Number 3 is a very small restaurant, I think it only has 18 covers or so. It runs a small and reasonably priced menu serving delicious food, but they are small plates - quality not quantity. However you order 2 courses, starter and main, but...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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7 September 2020|
Response from Steveoftheisle | Property representative |
Yes that should be ok. If you just mention it when you book a table either by phone or email, and we can confirm.
17 December 2018|
Response from Steveoftheisle | Property representative |
I’m afraid not. Kind regards Jill
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Number 3 is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4.5