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The Watch House Barn And Coffee Shop


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Cafe, British
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Reviewed May 16, 2019 via mobile

Had a very decent lunch here. Typical English cafe fare. What we saw that impressed us was the roast dinner on the specials. 2 courses for £7.85! It looked just brilliant value with fresh veg and good portions. We would definitely vo back there for...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank anjp33
Reviewed May 7, 2019

Its like going back in the past. Such a lovely traditional cafe with home made food and a great mug of tea. We go for early morning breakfasts.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank harryh54
Reviewed March 9, 2019 via mobile

Not the best place to eat quality wise but this is reflected in the price. The service is brilliant and we can’t speak highly enough of the staff...they are the reason we come in here. Keep it up

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank David L
Reviewed January 24, 2019 via mobile

If you just want some old fashioned reasonable food, at sensible a price this is the place to go. Foody snobs will hate it! I love this place as unlike some of the businesses in Cowes, this is open all year. Please support this great...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank RayIOW
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Called in here for lunch we asked for toastie when it came it was massive with salad and coleslaw cheese and onion toastie was delicious and also very reasonably priced well done

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank patsyfagin2013
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

A bit grubby in the area to the toilets. Needs a good clean everywhere. Waitress seemed to think something I said was amusing and laughed with the other lady back at the till area and looked back at me. Not good customer service to laugh...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank HeidiEnglandUk
Reviewed May 17, 2018

Pass on by! The carpet was filthy heavily and stained. The toilets were filthy, reached by steep stairs and passing grubby kitchen appliances, which appear to be unused (hopefully). If had seen these before ordering would not have eaten here! The staff were friendly and...More

Date of visit: May 2018
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squiggles29, Owner at The Watch House Barn And Coffee Shop, responded to this reviewResponded November 6, 2018

The carpet is shampood every 2 weeks the reason it gets dirty is because we are so popular ,it would not be practible to shampoo the carpet daily.We have asked customers if they would prefer wooden or tiled floors 80% preferd the carpet

Reviewed December 29, 2017 via mobile

We went in a large group and well received. Quick service to kick out 16 cooked breakfasts, and to a bery pleasong standard. Great little cafe for breakfast and really good value for money too

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Alex P
Reviewed December 27, 2017

We only stopped in for a coffe and found the staff very helpful and pleasent Coffee was acceptable and it was nice to be able to order a simple black coffee (Costa please note) Loved watching the train running around the cafe and found the...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Ian H
Reviewed December 6, 2017

Stopped by to try their Mega Breakfast, and was given a cheap and nasty catering quality, overcooked offering, which wasn’t helped with the equally cheap catering quality instant coffee. This at getting on for £13 for it and two coffees, made it very expensive for...More

Date of visit: December 2017
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