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Artisan

Contemporary, Continental
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28 Victoria Street, Douglas IM1 2LE
01624 667917
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Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 6
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Lovely little tasters!!

Found the Artisan completely by accident, decided to read the menu in the window, and a very attentive waiter came out to discuss the meal options with us. We were initially hesitant as it looks very up market and we were a family of 5 who had been sightseeing all day in the rain!! However we... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 19, 2014
Fiona M
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Dundee
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English first
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

I always like drinking here with friends, but the food is unreliable. Sometimes fantastic other times not so good.

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Blackburn, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

went in for a snack, as it looked trendy, clean and tidy, we were not disappointed we had an inexpensive bottle of bubbly, came nice and chilled, then had a trio of burgers (smallish) but it filled a gap for the two of us, nice atmosphere, and we went again 2 days later !! recommended

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Isle of Man
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Wine Bar serving Tapas-style food. Nice atmosphere. Reasonably priced decent food. Well worth a night out.

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Isle of Man
Top Contributor
98 reviews 98 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014 via mobile

Visited here with friends in December 2014. We ordered the tapas for 4 which was nice, but the portions were small, and the prices expensive. We had cocktails which were £8 each, which I thought was rather too expensive, and the bar staff took a very long time to make ( 20 minutes for 3 cocktails!) The atmosphere is nice... More 

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Edinburgh
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4 reviews 4 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Nice surroundings but dreadful service and minuscule portions of pretty average (except for the price) food.

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Darlington, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 via mobile

The Isle of Man needs more places like this. Great food, great atmosphere, well priced and varied wine list. Small hiccup in service was rectified quickly by staff with no adverse effects to our overall opinion. Definitely recommended to everyone.

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Dundee
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Found the Artisan completely by accident, decided to read the menu in the window, and a very attentive waiter came out to discuss the meal options with us. We were initially hesitant as it looks very up market and we were a family of 5 who had been sightseeing all day in the rain!! However we decided to go in... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Finding Artisan was such a relief! The IOM is a great place and very warm and friendly, but there is a distinct lack of places for grown-ups to go - that is, those that don't necessarily want to drink themselves into oblivion. We visited in the mid evening and had a couple of beers from a good selection , together... More 

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Berkshire
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We were looking for somewhere to have lunch and escape the lashing rain and wind and found Artisan in Victoria Street. They were busy and showed us to the mezzanine level which was quieter but very comfortable. The food is tapas style and delicious - the staff were very helpful with the ordering and advice. As they were busy we... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

Would return again and again- beautiful looking and delicious food! The specials are constantly changing and each time are better than the last!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 28 Victoria Street, Douglas IM1 2LE
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Isle of Man  >  Douglas
  • Phone Number: 01624 667917

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Contemporary, Continental

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