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Eight Bells

31 High Street | Carisbrooke, Newport PO30 1NR, England
01983 825501
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Ranked #10 of 47 restaurants in Newport
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: English
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014 NEW

Went here with family on a Saturday night. We've been here about five times for a meal since Christmas this year. The food has always been top quality, always hot, fresh and very plentiful. This latest time I had Cajun Sea Bream off the specials menu on the chalk board by the bar. I was a great choice as it... More

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Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

I love the Eight Bells! I have been coming here for about 24 years now so have seen it through some changes, but it's still one of my favourite places to go on the Isle of Wight for food & drink. Since the new team took over a while ago now, they have done what not many achieve, they have... More

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cromer
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Went here last week found the food was good and home made children's portions were good and all had empty plates at the end. Good play area for the children

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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

The 8 bells has changed since I last came 8 months ago. They have changed the decoration and it looks fantastic. The staff are friendly and there is a warm atmosphere the food we ordered was 2 baguettes and they were lovely. Also a sunny day and the garden was packed with people.

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Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Visited here for lunch and sat out on the sun terrace, we both ordered a ploughmans lunch and was pleasantly surprised, they were lovely with plenty of salad, egg, cheeses,beet root and chutneys and all really fresh, we will definitely return here!

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Poole, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Visited the Eight Bells this evening, for dinner, having passed by a few nights ago. I had read good reviews online, so thought I'd give it a go. The pub itself is nice enough, with a nice spacious garden and an area for kids to play. It backs onto a river, which was nice to see too. I found that... More

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Hunter Valley, NSW
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170 reviews 170 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

We ate here recently with a large family group. The meals were very nice and delivered quickly. It is a favourite pub with locals and has been for many years.

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midlands
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43 reviews 43 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

Service adequate. Food quite good and well presented. Atmosphere, what atmosphere? Not impressed but ok if you have a young family as there is plenty of outdoor space.

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Newport
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

I'll keep this short and sweet, great food and lovely customer service. beautiful new interior and fantastic staff highly recommend

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Newport, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014 via mobile

Really great food and a really great atmosphere, was served by a lovely young man who was very welcoming and helpful. I had the BBQ chicken and my partner had a BLT wrap and it was really good quality food. We had a lovely afternoon and would highly recommend the eight bells

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