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Pier View

$$ - $$$, British,
25 High Street, Cowes PO31 7RY, England
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good44%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“burgers” (11 reviews)
“side salad” (2 reviews)
“great food” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
25 High Street, Cowes PO31 7RY, England
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1 - 10 of 73 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The place was fairly full and obviously popular when we visited on a Saturday night in November. The beers were all very good and the 'Dark n Stormy's were excellent. Staff, young and old, were very polite and attentive. Sue, the Landlady, is wonderful. We...More

Thank Charlie P
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Went for an early pint and something to eat and whilst the kitchen doesn't open until 6pm, we were able to order and got food straight at 6pm !! Home made burgers and great but the steak and kidney pudding was an absolute winner -...More

Thank YachtSkipper
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Wow burgers used to be amazing and award winning as they claim!! Today roll was rock hard couldn’t eat it and burger, not the award winning food we had before, changed recipe?supplier? such a shame. so so sorry to write this review but only reason...More

Thank Chloe S
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Went into the restaurant for an evening meal. Waited at the bar for several minutes, nobody in attendance. Somebody looked through from the other side of the bar area and went away. It appeared that it was Quiz Night as we could hear questions being...More

Thank Kizziebear
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Bad meal! Didn't get what was ordered first time iv ever had Cajun chicken peices as a bbq chicken melt!

Thank Lizzie M
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Ti Visit the Pier View is a trip back in time. always seems to be busy. Great choice of drinks. I have aways visited with a group of follow small boat sailors and had a great time.

Thank Michael R
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Good range of beers and an extensive menu with outside seating in the good weather make this an excellent choice.

Thank retribob
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Nice bar friendly locals, good choice for beers and food, lots of sailing banter from the customers, pleasant surroundings, even better in the summer.

Thank Andy H
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Sailed to Cowes and one of the crew knew this pub/restaurant, glad he did. Beer was good and welcome friendly. After a day sailing we ordered food and was certainly enough to keep us going through the next day, plentiful and tasty. Enjoyed it so...More

Thank HolidayorBust
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

This is one of the busiest pubs in Cowes. Four of us unfortunately ate here around 10.00 pm and the food was very poor. The Super Burger was awful, overcooked, greasy and served with cold fries. The lamb burger was similar. The other two meals...More

Thank mdiow
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  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 High Street, Cowes PO31 7RY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Isle of Wight  >  Cowes
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