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S. Fowler & Co.

41-43 Union Street, Ryde PO33 2LF, England
01983 812112
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Ranked #39 of 66 Restaurants in Ryde
Cuisines: English
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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English first
Chatham, United Kingdom
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98 reviews 98 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

We visited the S, Fowler & Co Weatherspoon’s public house /restaurant in Ryde whilst on a short break to the Isle of Wight with our granddaughter. Our second visit to a pub in this chain in a week (and about 290 miles apart), we combined it with a train journey from Shanklin to entertain our granddaughter. The pub is easy... More

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West Sussex
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113 reviews 113 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Not very friendly staff. The worst eggs I've ever seen! Very hot plates so obviously even sat for ages. Would not go back. Would not recommend

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Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Went here with a friend and our three children. Found table in family area easy enough. Only one childs menu available so they chose their food but had to share the colouring activities. Ordered food and drinks at bar, quick service and the older barman was fun helpful and friendly, even carried our drinks upstairs for us. Food arrived quickly... More

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

I visited the S. Fowler with my wife when visiting Ryde. I usually ignore what other reviewers say about an establishment because all places get their bad days. Workers who wish they where somewhere else, managers who don't manage and of course, customers whose expectations are too great. However I do agree with much of what has been said because... More

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Ryde, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Visited early eveninG with my young son to sample their Sunday roast. First issue was attempting to get served. There was only one person behind the bar when we arrived and he seemed to be only serving customers at the opposite end of the bar to where I was waiting (some customers he served arrived after us). When challenged, he... More

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Retford, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Me and my boyfriend visited the Newport Wetherspoons before trying this one and we have to admit that the Ryde one needs a lot to get it up to the standards of the Newport one. The pub seemed full downstairs so we went upstairs to the family seating area. We chose a table right in the corner out of the... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Typical wetherspoons, good value for money on drinks and food. Good customer service and food arrived quickly. Only downfall would be that it was a very hot week and there was no air conditioning!

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Isle Of Wight
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169 reviews 169 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
134 helpful votes 134 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Having had several excellent meals at Man In The Moon in Newport, I gave Fowlers a try. I found a recently (?) vacated table - glasses were removed while I was placing my order. Whilst waiting for my lunch to arrive., I asked a server if the table could be cleaned as it was sticky with glass rings. A wet... More

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newry co down n ireland
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29 reviews 29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

we went into Fowlers (Wetherspoons) and it there was a great buzz about the place,the staff were very nice and the food is Fantastic not only for quality but the prices are so cheap.Great place especially if you have children.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Typical Wetherspoons but lovely food and good service. My youngest sons food got forgot but the waiter soon advised us and kept apologising. A lovely meal enjoyed by all.

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