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The Hambrough

Hambrough Road, VENTNOR, PO38 1SQ

The Hamborough is a classy boutique hotel which feels as natural and organic as the gentle sea breeze. It's as if the old Victorian villa was built for such a role in life. The location above the esplanade gives views across the harbour to the open sea, and the decor maintains the seaside-feel with neutral tones and arty touches here and there. The restaurant is made up of two rooms, with sea views to the max and bags of style. The cooking is thoroughly contemporary, with a tasting menu and carte to choose from, each packed with a good showing of seafood from local boats. Pollock, for example, smoked on the island, is served in a first course with roasted mussels, curry spices and coconut, followed by a main course of sea bass with roasted cauliflower and chicken wings. There are good meat options too, with the island's farmers also doing their bit - a beef fillet, for example, with braised oxtail, sweet onion, potato fondants and blueberries. Desserts such as custard tart with lime and Earl Grey ice cream are equally creative and well crafted.

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Tel: 01983 856333
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Days closed: Sun-Mon

Restaurant information

Cooking type: Modern British
Chef: Darren Beevers
Number of seats: 32
Steps for wheelchair: 8
Disabled toilets.
Vegetarian meals available.
Children welcome.
Children's portions.


Restaurant price guide

A La Carte Dinner Main Course from: £15.00
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The Hambrough, Ventnor


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From A3055 follow signs to Ventnor & St Catherine's Church, turn right into Hambrough Rd, restaurant on left
Nearest station: Shanklin

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