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Number 3

3 Bath Rd, Cowes PO31 7RH, England
01983 291714
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Ranked #6 of 50 restaurants in Cowes
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Contemporary
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

Although our first impressions were poor, with the front of house lady being pleasant but not that friendly we ended up having a lovely evening. It was a shame that the waitress couldn't accommodate my husbands request for peas or beans rather than mixed green vegetables. However the venison starter was superb aa was the crab mousse and the monkfish... More

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Bathgate, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 NEW

The food was delicious. Wine in my opinion was over priced. Service good portions for me a little small.

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Glos
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

The food at Number 3 was amazing ... they catered for a private party for 26 this weekend and all the food arrived at once, it was expertly presented and tasted amazing. Can't wait to go back.

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Hindhead, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

On arrival I was welcomed by friendly staff. Beautiful freshly cooked food. I loved the surprise dish of nuts on the table, bread basket and jelly beans at the end of the meal! .

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Essex
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32 reviews 32 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

I wonder where all these people eat in the real world with all these rave reviews I am reading as I was not impressed at all by this mediocre restaurant who ran out of steak and only had fish and venison on the menu ! My husband does not eat fish and had to eat it because basically nothing else... More

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Munich, Germany
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46 reviews 46 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Small, cosy and tastefully decorated restaurant in Cowes. Don't get irritated by the small menue (not printed but written on a board). The reason is that it changes frequently and only (locally) fresh food comes on your table. Clearly upscale (plates are rather small) but still excellent value for money

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Ryde, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Myself and my mum arrange to go for dinner and thought we'd try somewhere new, I'd walked past Number 3 many times and always wanted to try it so we did. We were greeted by a friendly lady who showed us to our table and gave us the wine list, she then set up the menu for us to look... More

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Marlborough, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Beautiful little restaurant, lovely cosy ambiance, beautifully cooked local food and seafood plus a fabulous wine list!! Most enjoyable

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San Francisco, California
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

This was one of the best dining experiences we have ever had, worldwide. We stumbled upon Number 3 while exploring Cowes on a Wednesday evening in June. After walking around the waterfront, we went back to the center of town to watch World Cup football in a pub. Then, for dinner we returned to Number 3 - what a great... More

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Cowes, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

I love this place, food exquisite, front of house lady so nice and chatty, and for a change you get freebies such as crisps on arrival, lovely bread and jelly belly with the bill! So rare these days, usually you get charged for every little thing. Also, we weren't rushed, despite potential customers coming in and being turned away due... More

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