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The Little Gloster

31 Marsh Road, Gurnard PO31 8JQ, England
+44 1983 298776
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, European, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
31 Marsh Road, Gurnard PO31 8JQ, England
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Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

We went to The Little Gloster for our 10th wedding anniversary and we couldn't have been more delighted at the Service and quality of food on offer. We had a lovely pre dinner cocktail before being shown to our table . Service was very attentive...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Mark J
Reviewed December 7, 2018 via mobile

A fabulous place set on the coast. The menu is fantastic and service lovely. If you are come to the island make sure you come here.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Aniljain01
Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

Had dinner at this wonderful restaurant. Service and food excellent. Not cheap, but we'll worth it. The atmosphere is great. Very comfortable and lovely staff.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank iant462
Reviewed October 25, 2018

A relaxed and late lunch on a glorious autumn day with friends (and yes, we did go to the IoW just for lunch). We had booked for a 2.30pm lunch and arrived just about on time; it was an appetite building walk from the ferry....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank NAJB
Reviewed October 22, 2018

This upmarket eatery offers a great menu and fine wines. A little expensive for a casual meal, but the ambience and service makes up for that. There is seating outdoors as well, but I prefer to steer clear of children when eating out. Staff are...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Curiosity819876
Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

Returned after a slightly disappointing early season lunch. Delighted that it was back to top form. Six of us had a fabulous Sunday Roast. The roast pork was beautifully cooked, the cracknel was spot on. For dessert we had the rice pudding and the pannacotta...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank PLinacre
Reviewed October 12, 2018

My husband and I finished up a week on the lovely Isle of Wight with a meal at this lovely Scandi influenced restaurant overlooking the Solent. Following drinks on the terrace watching the ferries, yachts and boats on the sea we enjoyed a tasty meal...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank WheelyWoman
Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

Ambience was distinctly lacking as were clientele! No need to book.. Starters were good and plaice main was too but the cod and Dahl were just lacking flavour or portion. The triple cooked chips were mostly chewy ends and no Nice big chunky chips in...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ezzy66
Reviewed October 2, 2018

We come for the sunset, the amazing oysters and the excellent French rose. It's become a bit of a ritual but is always magical! Staff are always welcoming, bright, friendly and very professional. Way better than some of the more esteemed London temples of gastronomy...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Mark L
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

We visit the restaurant each time we come to the IOW and have always enjoyed the food and ambiance. Although we had a confirmed reservation, from the outset we felt unwelcome. Our waiter condescended to offer us pre dinner drink then instead of being given...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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August 2, 2018|
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Response from cramorra | Reviewed this property |
More then enough private parking no disability spaces not particularly wheelchair friendly especially outside but all in one level
June 4, 2018|
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Response from lorrainemurton | Reviewed this property |
Hi yes dogs are welcome outside
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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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$12 - $159
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
Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Families with children, Scenic view, Romantic, Large groups
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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