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The Taverners

High Street, Godshill PO38 3HZ, England
+44 1983 840707
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
High Street, Godshill PO38 3HZ, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Had meal on a Sunday. So busy and had fun of roast dinners! Very tasty with good choice of food. Shop with pub sellin tasty honey

Thank 752vandy
Reviewed 5 days ago

was out walking with a friend and stopped for lunch, excellant lunch,good menu, lovely atmosphere and good service.

Thank Barbara H
Reviewed 5 days ago

This pub had a very good choice of delicious food and tasty own brand beer. Definitely a good place to eat in the evening

Thank debs615
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here last Monday 30th October for an anniversary treat, as we had been promising ourselves because of the good reviews. We were greeted by Mia who was lovely and friendly, and given a seat by the fire. We ordered drinks and then our...More

Thank Dawn C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Birthday lunch last week, Wednesday November 1st 2017. The smooth pate with marmalade chutney and homemade toast was to die for. Then beer battered huge fish and chips and peas. Oh the homemade tartar sauce just glorious, had a mild unique taste of fresh parsley...More

Thank veniceinitaly
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed a fairly good meal here in the rear dog-friendly dining room and the food was good quality pub fare although the room was rather dowdy and lacked atmosphere. The service was good, prompt and attentive.

Thank newinncottage
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Godshill buzzes with tourists, but The Taveners does not exploit them. We stopped for a light lunch and found an interesting and not expensive menu. My Taveners' Ploughman's for £9 filled a commodious board and my companions had to help me to empty it. I...More

Thank AnnFelicity
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the second time we have visited the Taverners this year. On both occasions we were a large family group (12) The bar staff are friendly and the food is both substantial and pretty decent. The only downside is that on both occasions we...More

Thank Carpesnapum
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch here with the family the staff were very friendly and helpful there was a good choice on the menu and specials board. The meal was very good and value for money and quick efficient service. Would highly recommend and will use again if...More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you ever want to know the secret of a good food pub, just go to the tavereners. Pleasant welcoming staff, relaxing atmosphere, and lovely food. Its not really that difficult, and the taverners make it look easy (I suspect it is not quite that...More

Thank derekness06
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Mrs Christine D
18 June 2016|
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Response from Katherine M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't know as I am able to eat gluten. I think they had some dishes but I would call and make sure.
15 October 2015|
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Response from Mel J | Reviewed this property |
Yes. We took 2 dogs in with us for an evening meal.
23 August 2015|
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Response from Wittsy | Reviewed this property |
Yes, 100 percent dogs are allowed. We go there 2-3 times a month for dinner and our dog comes with us every time. She particularly enjoys the dog treats on offer!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street, Godshill PO38 3HZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Isle of Wight  >  Godshill
  • Phone Number: +44 1983 840707
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