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Captain's Cabin

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Colwell Chine Road | Colwell Bay, Freshwater PO40 9NP, England
+44 7768 448277
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“ham salad” (3 reviews)
“cheeseburger” (6 reviews)
“ice cream” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly
Colwell Chine Road | Colwell Bay, Freshwater PO40 9NP, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely spot with beautiful views, had chips, egg, sausage and bacon which was tasty, my partner had a cheese and onion baguette with chips which equally was good. Pretty reasonable and quick service.

Thank malibulover2013
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We weren't looking for anywhere in particular when we found this place. It was raining so needed somewhere to shelter. I'm so glad we went in. I had a crab sandwich which was very tasty, and with so much salad it was like a meal...More

Thank lindylou84
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had the scampi, cod with chips and a crab meat sandwich. All of the seafood was so fresh, juicy and oozing with flavour. The little one stuck to his usual chicken nuggets which I’m afraid tasted like the reconstituted crap you’d find in most...More

Thank Dhiviya X
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you, straight off the beach, superb location, we ate looking out to sea, such beautiful views. Great choice of food and my son loved the milkshake with ice cream float.

Thank Michelle W
Reviewed 15 August 2018

I go to captains cabin about twice a week in summer as I can walk from home to it I have cheeseburger n chips fresh cream Victoria sponge

Thank hazelwass
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Nice and friendly clean good food and reasonable prices. Plenty of seating inside and out with views of the solent.

Thank achillies10
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

This really is a gem of a place. One of the best views around and just a few feet from the beach. Recently modernised and extended there is an attractive modern deck outside with glass panels to provide shelter from any wind. There is also...More

Thank woodielisa
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Visited twice for breakfast across a few days. Its down a small road and sits right on the beach. Parking is across the road at a small charge and there is plenty of seating out on the deck overlooking the sea or inside. It is...More

Thank RichTetbury
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Lovely visit to the Captains cabin on a sunny day. Staff were all really friendly and accommodating, a young girl in glasses came out to give my dog a treat which was lovely. The manager (Selena) came out and had a nice chat with us....More

Thank ClaraCosh97
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

A lovely little cafe right on the sea front, clean and with very friendly staff. Had a great breakfast at a very good price. Will eat here again.

Thank tudgreen
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Questions & Answers
2 August 2017|
Response from peterjeanizzard |
opening season
13 October 2015|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from JacquelineK61 | Reviewed this property |
No they do close up after the summer season although the long beach above may open for drinks for weekends only?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Groups, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Colwell Chine Road | Colwell Bay, Freshwater PO40 9NP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Isle of Wight  >  Freshwater
  • Phone Number: +44 7768 448277
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