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The Vine Inn

Avenue Road, Freshwater PO40 9UP, England
+44 7748 123987
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good42%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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Steakhouse, Soups, British, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Avenue Road, Freshwater PO40 9UP, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Dog friendly, warm and welcoming. Sunday lunch was a treat. Spring Sprinter was more than up to scratch (I am informed).

Thank CE H
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

A lovely find for a Sunday lunch on our holiday, they fit a table of 11 of us in at the last minute. Food was tasty and the service was absolutely lovely. Would stop by again!

1  Thank Lia B
Reviewed 22 January 2018

After a long damp walk on the cliffs around Freshwater bay we found The Vine Inn in Freshwater, one of only 2 remaining pubs. It had a wonderful warm open fire and had a welcoming atmosphere, enhanced by the new refurbishment. Dog friendly staff produced...More

1  Thank lesleyp981
Reviewed 12 January 2018

My family and I have avoided "The Vine" for sometime, the "Last" landlord made the place unwelcoming, cold and the food was dire.... We ate here again last week, on the understanding it had changed hands and we weren't disappointed. Firstly upon arriving we were...More

3  Thank Martyn W
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Just gone under new management and had a meal there, it was very good price was reasonable and the alcohol was about average price

2  Thank mike2162
Reviewed 18 December 2017

This is a local pub for me and has recently had a minor facelift and change of landlord. Locally it's reputation for food is improving. But all the time it is full of stout men in camouflage trousers with bald or shaven heads, and not...More

2  Thank David A
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

The vine inn is under new management and they have made great improvements all round, when for a meal on Friday had a great meal and a great pint of beer , would recommend it , well worth a visit, good luck to all the...More

Thank tim c
Sammi K, Owner at The Vine Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2017

Thank you, I’m glad you enjoyed your meal with us and like the new improvements!

Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

After walking all day I stopped for a meal at the vine and ordered from the blackboard a steak - I would think a fairly standard item for a pub . Ordered medium . Steak was served on a skillet which I was told not...More

Thank Paulmillie64
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

We've stopped here over the last 10 years and the drink and food has always been good and at a fair price. It is a locals pub so do expect quizzes and the occasional local with a penetrating voice but it doesn't detract too much...More

Thank nickrashtead
Reviewed 22 October 2017

The carvery is excellent. It's a friendly pub which has no pretensions. I visited several times whilst I was on the island. worth a visit.

Thank john t
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Questions & Answers
26 June 2015|
Response from wayne G | Property representative |
we have a grilled hallumi salad on as a special at the moment, on our menu we have, homemade soup, vegetable chilli, ploughmans or our carvery is available 6-8pm wed-sat evenings and 12-3 sundays at the moment we have... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$28
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 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: Avenue Road, Freshwater PO40 9UP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Isle of Wight  >  Freshwater
  • Phone Number: +44 7748 123987
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