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The Hideaway

St. Boniface Cliff Road, Shanklin PO37 6ET, England
+44 1983 864145
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“sunday roast” (6 reviews)
“ribs” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
St. Boniface Cliff Road, Shanklin PO37 6ET, England
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Reviewed August 16, 2017

Went here on Sunday, I did not feel welcome. The table that I reserved for me was not booked for me, there were 2 other people sitting at it and the staff said I had no reservation and could not sit at a table, as...More

2  Thank MrsPuddleduck
Reviewed August 15, 2017 via mobile

We visit the hideaway every year, but this year it's gone down hill. Poor service, staff seemed very new and unsure of things, long waiting time (which in fairness they did warn us but as food has always previously been excellent we were happy to...More

6  Thank whittle_p
Reviewed August 10, 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for a coffee but they do food and beer. Wonderful view of the. Each and the bay. I will be back.

Thank PadiP
Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

We went for a drink after seeing it on TripAdvisor and were very pleased we did lovely summer evening so sat outside for a drink. We ended up ordering food and it was excellent we all said best meal of the holiday so far and...More

Thank Anddeb1505
Reviewed July 26, 2017

We had dinner here while on a week's vacation. We were back two days later for a repeat. The place is well located with good indoor & outdoor seating. Very popular & busy in season & well worth a visit. Service was very friendly &...More

Thank NevilleGeorgeRSA
Reviewed July 24, 2017 via mobile

This place is great, stopped here Saturday afternoon, had the best fish and chips ever and my partner had a seafood platter, it was all perfectly cooked and even homemade tartare sauce add that to good beer and an amazing view....thank you....a ray of sunshine...More

Thank nannykiki65
Reviewed July 24, 2017

friend recommended this to us and we were not disappointed excellent service and food was amazing tucked away in the hillside overlooking the sea views are also amazing.

Thank judithjames2016
Reviewed July 22, 2017

We came across this gem on a walk along the cliff path, so it is aptly named. We liked the look of the menu, so googled it for reviews, we were pleased with what we read so decided to give it a try. We were...More

Thank CashierSomerset
Reviewed July 21, 2017 via mobile

We were staying in Shanklin close by and thought we'd give the Hideaway a try. The restaurant position is perfect sat on the cliff top overlooking the sea, the food delicious and the staff very friendly. Try the garlic bread....it is one of the best!...More

Thank Michael S
Reviewed July 19, 2017

Me and my Partner were having a weekend away, and we had booked a table in celebration of my Birthday. Had seen mixed reviews, but as we were only staying up the road we decided to give it a go. Table was ready for us...More

2  Thank Flowerpops
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Daniel A
May 4, 2017|
Response from poshmoleken | Reviewed this property |
This restaurant is a short walk up the hill from the seafront at Shanlkin. We do not have a car and use public transport or our legs. From many of the hotels either around the old town or seafront walking distance is... More
Angela R
March 8, 2017|
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Response from yvonne R | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure because we walked but I'm sure it is accessible perhaps it would be best to phone the Hideaway for better info. Sorry i cannot help more.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $19
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
Good for
Romantic, Scenic view, Families with children, Local cuisine, Kids, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St. Boniface Cliff Road, Shanklin PO37 6ET, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Isle of Wight  >  Shanklin
  • Phone Number: +44 1983 864145
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