If you fancy a few drinks while in Cowes, whether it’s to watch the game, listen to live music, sit in the sun with a glass of wine or slurp on a few fruity cocktails then read on, Cowes had lots to offer! Traditional Pubs we like to frequent: The Fountain oldenglishinns.co.uk The Anchor Inn theanchorcowes.co.uk The Pier View pierview.co.uk The Vectis Tavern thevectistavern.co.uk The Union unioninncowes.co.uk Restaurants with bars: Coast thecoastbar.co.uk The Grill thegrillcowes.co.uk North House northhousecowes.co.uk
Unfortunately The Grill is no longer here – but has been replaced by a super new restaurant called Gastronomy – will get a review up soon It’s always good to see new restaurants open in Cowes, and The Grill is a very welcome addition! Serving really delicious food from their all-day restaurant and bar using local meats and seafood cooked over a charcoal grill. Open everyday from 11am till late, food served from 12pm – 10pm Call 01983 200666 for reservations. http://thegrillcowes.co.uk/
Come and stay with us for Cowes Week 2016. We have 9 beautiful rooms, wonderful freshly cooked breakfasts using Isle of Wight produce and we are very friendly to boot! Free parking, great WiFi and only a 5 minute walk to Shepards Wharf Marina, 8 min walk to Cowes Yacht Haven and a 10 minute walk to Island Sailing Club. Minimum 8 nights stay. Room rates and availability are online www.the-caledon.co.uk, click on Book Now or call us on 01983 293599 to reserve your room.
Looking for the perfect gift but no idea where to begin? ‘Live Like This’ in Cowes high street is the place to go! Run by Tracey and Matt and their lovely team, Live Like This is a beautiful interiors, lifestyle furnishings and accessories shop with a friendly and fun atmosphere. It’s a real girlie destination selling everything from jewellery, bags, mugs, candles to cushions, clothing and greetings cards. The only problem being that you’ll want to buy everything in there for yourself, be warned! http://www.livelikethis.co.uk/ Brilliantly, Live Like Continue reading →
If you’re looking for something really fun to do for the afternoon while in Cowes, why not try a very informal couple of hours in Cowes brilliant Chocolate shop ‘Chocolate Mad Cowes’. For as little as £30 per couple you can have a go at making truffles, lollipops and bars of delicious chocolate! Great idea for a winter weekend once you are feeling windswept and shopped out! Chocolate Mad Cowes is run by a friendly team and is situated at 13 Bath Road, Cowes. Just give Continue reading →
Beautiful end to a beautiful day watching the sunset at Gurnard beach, Isle Wight! If it’s been one of those gorgeous sunny days when you know the sky will be putting on an evening display, there is no better place on the Island than Gurnard to soak up those last few rays of sunshine. Take a picnic or a bottle of wine, wrap up warm and watch the sun go down on Gurnard beach, or grab a window seat at The Woodvale pub and relax. Continue reading →
The river looking very pretty along the cycle path today. One of Charlie dog’s fave spots for a dip! (at River Medina, Cowes)
Unfortunately Brawns is no longer trading but has been replaced by the amazing Nomad If you’re looking for somewhere fresh and new to go in Cowes, then head on over to the friendly team at Brawn’s. New owner and chef Charlie has lovingly refurbished the place (even making his own tables, very impressed!) and Brawn’s is no longer a tapas restaurant but a lovely French Brasserie! Mark and I had a fab meal there last week; the guinea fowl was delicious, the chocolate mousse Continue reading →