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Eegon's of Cowes

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European, English, Hamburgers, International
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72, High Street, Cowes PO31 7RE, England
+44 1983 291815
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Description: Eegon's of Cowes is a well known and legendary cafe in Cowes, Isle of...
Eegon's of Cowes is a well known and legendary cafe in Cowes, Isle of Wight in England. It has a 5 Star Food and Hygiene Rating. Everyone is welcome. It has superb meals at great value and is famous for filling up if you are at The Isle of Wight Festival or if you are a yachtsman or yachtswoman, needing any early breakfast.
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Good for:
Families with children

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  • 30
    Excellent
  • 19
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Love it here!!

U gotta go to eegons, beat place in cowes to get a brekkie!! Lovely staff, always smiling and happy to swap my mushrooms with an extra egg! In a lovely place in cowes coz once u've had their brekkie, a walk along the seafront is much needed 😳

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 22, 2015
Chelsey S
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Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Breakfast/Brunch
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59 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015 via mobile

U gotta go to eegons, beat place in cowes to get a brekkie!! Lovely staff, always smiling and happy to swap my mushrooms with an extra egg! In a lovely place in cowes coz once u've had their brekkie, a walk along the seafront is much needed 😳

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Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

I wish I could review the food, the staff, the ambience, etc but despite the "open all year" advertising, I have visited Cowes twice in the last month midweek specifically to eat lunch at Eegons, only to find the place closed on both occasions. I live on the other side of the Island and recently was lucky enough to be... More 

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Rod A, Owner at Eegon's of Cowes, responded to this review

In reply to the above comment, Eegon's are sorry that the person concerned clearly isn't happy with our opening arrangements, so in offering an olive branch we are happy to double the original voucher price and can only assume that the voucher was purchased supporting one of the many charities Eegon's sponsor. However whilst trading in Cowes for the past... More 

Antwerp, Belgium
Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Staff was very friendly, food was tasty, we liked the casual atmosphere. Our teens loved it especially

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East Cowes, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Visiting cowes again we had to go to Eegons for what has to be one of the best breakfasts in the country, especially value for money. Staff are always friendly and the food is always freshly prepared and served on hot plates(unusual these days). The menu is very varied with plenty of choice for all appetites. We have visited Eegons... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

I'll start on a good note the staff were very friendly and good with the kids. Having been recommended by many people to try this establishment we thought to give it a go. The food was like chewing a plate of stale grease and to top it off when we got the bill we found we could of saved ourselves... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

I have been to eegons quite a few times when visiting, the service is always excellent and the standards of food quality are always the same- excellent. Can't fault the place, will always return.

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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

I have a eaten here many times never been disappointed all the breakfast are great especially for the price . But the large cheese burger salad n chips is a must ! Great staff great food a must for anyone visiting cowes

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Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

wow, lovely breakfast, was enormous and cooked well. The service was brilliant and a great atmosphere in the place. Verti ally the place to go for a great breakfast in Cowes x

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Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
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9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Delayed an hour by the fog on our trip to Southampton, we took a walk along Cowes High st to Eegons, we had a lovely breakfast for £6.50. Staff were friendly new the regulars an locals by first name. Made a good start to our day.

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Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Food is cheap and cheerful here. Quality is good, price is good, staff are friendly! No complaints at all, great for a hangover breakie!!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 72, High Street, Cowes PO31 7RE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Isle of Wight  >  Cowes
  • Phone Number: +44 1983 291815

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 29
  • Cuisine: European, English, Hamburgers, International

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

Description

Eegon's of Cowes is a well known and legendary cafe in Cowes, Isle of Wight in England. It has a 5 Star Food and Hygiene Rating. Everyone is welcome. It has superb meals at great value and is famous for filling up if you are at The Isle of Wight Festival or if you are a yachtsman or yachtswoman, needing any early breakfast.

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