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Black Cat Restaurant

83 High Street | PO37 6NR, England, Shanklin PO37 6NR, England
+44 1983 863761
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“thai food” (41 reviews)
“satay” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
83 High Street | PO37 6NR, England, Shanklin PO37 6NR, England
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Reviewed February 4, 2018

Excellent authentic Thai food cooked by the owner and his wife who is Thai using traditional Thai recipes Friendly staff and intimate surroundings Opposite village car park

Thank Chris P
Reviewed January 19, 2018

really nice restaurant offering authentic thai food. I visited this place quite often while on business and was always made to feel welcome and received wonderful service.

Thank Alison M
Reviewed December 9, 2017 via mobile

Food was authentic with good service. Chicken soup with coconut milk and mushroom was exceptional. Had a great time, ambience was quiet and peaceful. Would love to visit again.

Thank Swaralipi B
Reviewed November 24, 2017

The surroundings are a bit unexpected: Victorian tea room era decor and furnishings, however, the food is the main focus here, and it is good. Very good in fact! The place is very busy and I was quite lucky to get a table. Starters are...More

Thank Inncomunicado V
Reviewed November 22, 2017

We've been coming here as often as we can for over 10 years now, sadly we mostly visit Shanklin out of season and have missed eating here. This family run restaurant serves authentic and tasty thai food cooked by Mum and served by a variety...More

Thank GerbilQueen
Reviewed November 18, 2017

Fell in love with The Black Cat the 1st time. The food is just wonderful, so fresh and perfectly cooked. We are lucky enough to have moved to Shanklin and so have been frequenting the Black Cat regularly. I cannot recommend it enough, the staff...More

Thank happynotPlayaBlanca
Reviewed November 15, 2017 via mobile

Best to book a table in advance. Food was very good especially the beef dishes. Staff were friendly and polite.

Thank Mark R
Reviewed November 9, 2017 via mobile

Went as a mixed family group ages 14 to 80 plus and had a fabulous meal. Great service as well as fabulous food, highly recommend this restaurant

Thank CityJohn
Reviewed November 6, 2017

Have been here many, many times and it is always fantastic. This visit was a party of eight. The place was packed as always...that tells you how good it is!! We had pre-booked as it was such a large party. The food was superb, but...More

Thank micheleiow
Reviewed November 4, 2017

In such a remote village, out of season, when seagulls outnumber people, anything to eat could have been acceptable. A rich and weel-thought decoration made the place acceptable. The food carefully and imaginatively prepared, was a pointer that the place was above average. The bi-cultural...More

Thank 127Fred
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 83 High Street | PO37 6NR, England, Shanklin PO37 6NR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Isle of Wight  >  Shanklin
  • Phone Number: +44 1983 863761
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