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7 John Street, Douglas
+44 1624 623764
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“calzone” (12 reviews)
“beef” (4 reviews)
“pasta dishes” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
7 John Street, Douglas
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to Isola on recommendation. Quirky lovely building. 3 of the 4 dishes were good. The chef made me a 'special' as vege choices were a bit limited. The salad well....16.50 for a bag of florette and no dressing. We queried this. And no the...More

Thank carolinewE7140VB
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

We've eaten here several times e's h year for the past 4 years and always return as our trusty faithful favourite for our date nights. The setting is intimate and cosy and is much better to create a nice atmosphere for a romantic couples night...More

Thank jo b
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Isola looks a little unpromising from the outside (it was probably a pub at one time). Inside it has several small to medium sized rooms over three floors all with the same subdued decor and intimate feeling. Menu and a couple of specials was standard...More

Thank Julian G
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

We really like Isola. The smell of their lovely food is apparent before you go inside. The layout is warm, cosey, clean and comfortable. Staff are great and the calzone with sausage was just awesome. The bill was cheaper than expected too.

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

I recently had a meal here with a group of friends. The meal itself was tasty, however, there was hardly any food on the plate. I had the beef stroganoff with rice and the rice portion was so so so tiny. The stroganoff was very...More

Thank 18adum
Reviewed 28 February 2018

This restaurant is by far one of the best in Douglas. The staff are so friendly and helpful. The food is outstanding. It's so personal and small which is great for catching up and having a beautiful meal with family friends or a partner.

Thank Myshell13
Reviewed 25 February 2018

We had another amazing meal at Isola! From the specific dietary requirements of one of us, to mixing up our arrival time (our fault!) and it being completely not a problem, to a fab wine recommendation, Peter and his staff gave us a lovely dining...More

Thank 88Bridge
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Have consistently eaten at this restaurant for several years and the food never fails to impress whilst being an affordable price. The underground floor is a particularly nice place to sit and the service is superb. Definitely one of the best restaurants on the island...More

Thank Rory O
Reviewed 17 February 2018

I went with a group of four people and we all ordered different starters and main courses and have to say that we were all impressed with the quality of the food! Impressive and well done

Thank Charles F
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Good menu of local produce, fish, steaks and fresh vegetables, friendly staff, great chef and a great wine list, what more could you ask for.

Thank Manxie1951
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21 January 2016|
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Response from Manxmo | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it's isola-restaurant-iom.uk they detail their specials on their Facebook page which is Isola Restaurant IOM Good luck 😀
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 John Street, Douglas
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Isle of Man  >  Douglas
  • Phone Number: +44 1624 623764
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