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British, Bar, International, Spanish, Contemporary, Wine Bar
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28 Victoria Street, Douglas IM1 2LE
+44 1624 667917
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Isle of Man, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited here with my mum. And to say we were satisfied, was a complete understatement! The venue is nice and the customer service was really freindly. The food was amazing and couldn't fault. Will be back!

Thank Harrison G
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

Have visited this bar for a number of years now. It is always busy with a good atmosphere. Bar staff and door staff are very friendly. Should really be bigger as sometimes its that busy you have to wait until some people leave before you can enter but that shows you the quality of the place. Would advise anyone visiting... More 

Thank John G
Reading, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

First impressions were very good. We arrived approximately 9pm and were greeted by charmingly funny doormen (everyone i met on the Island were soo friendly!) We found a table by the door straight away, which was probably the last free table for the whole evening. Three pints of lager for less than £15, apparently pricey for IOM, but cheaper than... More 

1 Thank I4025DTnancyb
Yateley, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

think this must be one of the classier bars in Douglas, get pretty busy at times but serves a really decent selection of drinks

1 Thank Tony R
Douglas, United Kingdom
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

Usually great and nice wine selection. Our last meal was quite horrible and overpriced. Only thing that kept us in the place was to finish the wine!! Won't be going again.

Thank sc00ter54
Douglas, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

Iv'e eaten at this restaurant many times and always enjoyed it. However the menu seemed lacking it's usual specials.I started with the queenies that were slightly overcooked in an overpowering sauce. Husbands french onion soup consisted of large pieces of onions in a watery syrup More sweet than a desert..He finished up eating cheese and biscuits for mains.My "corn fed"... More 

Thank brook461
Poulton Le Fylde, United Kingdom
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202 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

As a regular visitor to the island I tend to try as many places as possible and return later if I have enjoyed the experience. The Artisan has always been a regular spot for me to return to, its modern, clean, trendy always a huge selection of beers, lagers, cocktails. Always gets busy as the night progresses gets loud and... More 

Thank jonnyrocks
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38 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016

a contemporary wine bar, modern layout. Gets busy so would advise booking at peak times. Very attentive staff. Modern spanish style food. Our food was tasty. Would recommend for a date type night, rather than a more relaxed romantic night.

Thank thefamilywong
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

Was over visiting family on the Island and this is usually our go to lunch spot! However after 2 visits in last 2 weeks, standard of food has dropped dramatically. Ordered duck/pork rolls, tempura prawns and sweet potato fries - beating in mind have had these dishes many times - it appeared they had gone to Iceland and bought cheapest... More 

Thank Angela L
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Poor food: limp salad, tasteless onion rings Dirty glasses, unfriendly staff, and overpriced. There are far better options in Douglas... my recommendation is to go to them instead. This place has potential but seems to me that they need to be more discerning and raise their standards.

Thank Phil J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
British, Bar, International, Spanish, Contemporary, Wine Bar
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Serves Alcohol
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Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 Victoria Street, Douglas IM1 2LE
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Isle of Man  >  Douglas
  • Phone Number: +44 1624 667917

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?