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“Quite Different, Liked it.”

The Black Sheep Bar
Ranked #22 of 85 Restaurants in Ryde
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$6 - US$32
Cuisines: Street Food, Bar, British
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Good for: Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Dining options: Brunch, Lunch, Drinks, Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer
Description: The Blacksheep Bar & Club Lounge is a unique lively and vibrant venue with a stylish vintage decor and a contemporary twist. Great food, drinks and service are the order of the day from our cracking team of staff and a full music and events calendar on offer down in the Club Lounge.
Bembridge IOW
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Quite Different, Liked it.”
Reviewed 19 October 2013

So we wanted something different, we got it. Sat outside in this very modern classic bar. Lunch was amazing and we had little bits to go with it, love all that.

  • Visited August 2013
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Thank JCBembridge
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English first
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Unpleasant experience”
Reviewed 19 August 2013

Staff were not welcoming and made us feel very uncomfortable. The 'manager' and two other bar staff acting like children behind the bar, drawing and writing on a notepad and then lauging at their customers.

Visited August 2013
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2 Thank Shelfresa
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Surrey
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58 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“Tapas and cocktails”
Reviewed 25 July 2013

A large group of us dined here and found that the staff were very accommodating and helpful, calling us on the day of our booking to offer us a move inside given that the warm weather forecast hadn't materialised and that we might become chilled sitting outside. Once we arrived, the staff did their utmost to make us feel welcome, and made delicious cocktails. When we ordered a second cocktail, the waiter noticed as he served mine that it didn't look right, so let me try it and then he re-made it when I agreed that it didn't taste as good as the first. The tapas we ordered were fantastic; lots of variety and unusually large portions, and the surroundings were really clean and beautifully decorated. The staff are the Blacksheep's best asset and the reason why I would return.

  • Visited July 2013
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Thank MissMomiji
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41 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
“Great tapas”
Reviewed 10 July 2013

Out for a stroll not knowing what we fancied to eat we went to the Blacksheep for a drink and we were tempted by their tapas. Had a lovely sharing plater (vegetarian) and an order of calamari. Food was delicious, service was great and the sun was shining.
We love the Blacksheep Bar but this was the first time we had eaten there. Will be returning for food soon!

  • Visited July 2013
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Thank Bogge27
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isle of wight
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“Omg - did the cleaners walk, out”
Reviewed 25 June 2013

Lovely location, great outside seating and a wide and Med style menu - but oh my did the cleaners walk -out.

This place is filthy .... outside chairs by 12.30pm still not cleaned down or ready for lunch from night before. Fag butts everywhere, and terrace not seen a brush in week.

Come on are you mad to not keep this place as it deserves ???

  • Visited June 2013
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3 Thank ladybuckland
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