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Manuel's - CLOSED

Medina Road, Cowes, England
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Cuisines: Portuguese
Description: Post code is: PO31 7HT
Restaurant details
Description: Post code is: PO31 7HT

13 reviews from our community

69% Recommend
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  • English first
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English first
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2013 via mobile

I was so sad to see that Manuels has gone. I have had many a good nights there. I wish the best to Alex and her sisters. Richard

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South of England
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2012

we were a large group and had good service the starter was not that great but the main course went down very well. Good chips!!

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London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
83 reviews 83 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

Having our boat berthed in Shepard's Wharf, Manuel's seemed like a good option for breakfast as it's so easily accessible and right near the changing rooms. I ordered a bacon and egg roll, juice and a bottle of water to take away. I was surprised to see the water come in a glass bottle (a no-no on a boat, and... More

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Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2012

The experience started off well as the restaurant is relaxed and Alex is very welcoming. Unfortunately they did not have my first choice on the menu which was a little strange as it was early on afriday evening?! Decided to have fish which was bland and nothing i couldnt do at home. The beer was nice and chocolate mousse dessert... More

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Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2012 via mobile

The very best asmosphere in cowes, very good food, i love the home cooking, the smells as the food is cooked in same room. The wine is outstanding. The female waiter is very pleasing.

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halesowen, west mids
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41 reviews 41 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2011 via mobile

We went here when I worked in cowes and we had a baby asleep in a pram we was welcomed as soon as we walked through the door made room for the pram. We ordered the food and it was lovely really nice taste. We had steak stripes for starter and rub eye steak for main. We went back 6... More

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South Coast, UK
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5 reviews 5 reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2011

Went with a group of friends on a Saturday night (Sept 11). Had heard mixed reviews of the restaurant, erring on the side of 'disappointing'. Had a very mediocre meal. Only one waitress. They have a 'specials' menu at £10.95 each but the only 3 items that looked appetising were not available. A la carte menu ranges from 15.95 upwards... More

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2011

Just had a great dinner with great service and food. Was my first visit and will be back for more,definitely.Thanks Alexandra !

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Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2011 via mobile

Have previously reviewed this restaurant as fab but what a difference another visit makes the attitude from the lady that owns it is appalling we left without eating as did other diners

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2011

We had just arrived in Cowes, dumped our bags and went to explore the lovely location. We had no idea where to eat and fancied something different we spotted a restaurant near the Marina and decided to go in. The lady Alex who greeted us was so friendly and helpful, it felt like you were in her home country of... More

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