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The Little Gloster

31 Marsh Road, Gurnard PO31 8JQ, England
+44 1983 298776
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“gravlax” (19 reviews)
“crab bisque” (11 reviews)
“steak” (39 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, European, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
31 Marsh Road, Gurnard PO31 8JQ, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited with 4 diners for birthday meal. Whilst the group I was with were content with the food, I found my starter in particular quite bland. However we ultimately agreed the food quality certainly didn't meet the price mark. Service was very poor, dropping cutlery...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here for dinner , the food was amazing and the view was lovely . Staff are really friendly and helpful Would definitely recommend to anyone visiting the Isle of Wight

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely food and excellent service - due to the weather we chose to move tables three times! The waitresses were super helpful and lovely. Food was generally of a good standard however the chips were disappointing - menu said ‘triple cooked chips’ and instead they...More

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Reviewed May 13, 2018

Superb food almost made up for the absolutely appalling service, long wait, wrong food, wrong coffee.

1  Thank Angie B
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

We arrived on the island on a Thursday afternoon for a few days break and I wanted to explore the Gurnard area so The Little Gloster came high up in the google search for places to eat that first evening. We got to the LG...More

1  Thank Blueskip
Reviewed May 9, 2018

A truly fantastic restaurant, located on the waterfront. Bright, airy, modern decor, open on all sides. The food is an onslaught on all your senses, and worth making a trip from London as often as one can afford it. However, service is a problem, as...More

1  Thank isg1997
Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

My daughter recommended the Little Gloster to us and she was absolutely right . The Little Gloster is truly a special place. We stayed two nights in a delightful comfortable stylish ensuite room overlooking the sea. We woke up to a great breakfast with good...More

Thank symphonyLondon
Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

Had heard really good things about this place! Walked an hour on a sunny day to get a drink and a light lunch in the sun. Upon arrival was told that they will not be serving any more food to walk ins as they were...More

3  Thank ls103a
Reviewed April 28, 2018

After many visits to The little Gloster ,and having excellent food and service,what a shame it has all changed this year. The steak very small and over cooked,vegetables ok but nothing special, staff not so attentive,on the plus side wine very good ,but what a...More

1  Thank lorrainemurton
Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

I can say the food was ok. Burger was fine, rather small, and little garnish. Sole was nice, but £18.50 a bit heavy. Welcome was poor, and service too. Left without drinks for 15 minutes, no water offered. Servers seemed untrained. Paid and left, no...More

2  Thank Ian B
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June 4, 2018|
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Response from lorrainemurton | Reviewed this property |
Hi yes dogs are welcome outside
Linda K
March 30, 2016|
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Response from Alanpriddle | Reviewed this property |
You need to ring the owners but I don't think it would be allowed
March 10, 2016|
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Response from Jimboandtambo | Reviewed this property |
Hi Carol, I'm sure it would but it is a busy time and it does do very good food so probably best to call them! Good luck
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$12 - $162
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 Marsh Road, Gurnard PO31 8JQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Isle of Wight  >  Gurnard
  • Phone Number: +44 1983 298776
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The Little Gloster is a award winning family restaurant with rooms located on the seas edge. Serving predominately local produce in a simplistic scandinavian relaxed atmosphere. It is listed in the michelin guide and the good food guide as being one of the best new entries in the uk The wine list is interesting, comprising of over 90% organic wines. . The cocktail list encompasses the same philosophy as the food and wine menu which is well thought out and delivered, focussing on the seasons. please note on bank holidays we open on sundays until 11:00pm, on mondays 9:00-18:00 and are closed on the tuesday
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