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The Red Duster

37 High Street, Cowes PO31 7RS, England
+44 1983 290311
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“chowder” (9 reviews)
“crepes” (4 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
British, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
37 High Street, Cowes PO31 7RS, England
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1 - 10 of 148 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We picked this restaurant because the menu was different and contained meals we hadn't tried anywhere before. Nice..sort of.. but not quite sure some of the dishes worked well. My chicken curry had banana in it and I still can't make my mind up if...More

Thank Loubear4
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is located on the high street close to the Redjet terminal. It is a small but very cozy place. The food was exvellent and beautifully cooked. Nicky was excellent at service very friendly and accommodating. I highly recommend this restaurant you will not...More

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

nice atmosphere, excellent food. Good choice of vegetarian meals. Cook knows how to serve vegetables.

Thank Koert P
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Obviously someone loves marmite, it was on the menu, however none of us had it, the menu was new and interesting, quite unusual ideas, but they all sounded good. It was a cold wet night and to warm up my wife and a buddy both...More

Thank EtchellsUK
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Tired and hungry, we stumbled over the Red Duster and encouraged by the quirky decor and what looked like an interesting menu, we dived in. There was only one other couple dining, but since the whole High Street was pretty dead it being a Monday...More

2  Thank Andrej P
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Six of us had an enjoyable meal in an otherwise empty restaurant, on a night when several other restaurants in the street were rammed. So, don't be put off by the decor.

Thank FliesM20P
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Very nice meal and the waitress was the best. Did not rate the bread though, but apart from that the restaurant was very cosy. Thank you

Thank Maria F
Reviewed 20 November 2016

I was enticed into the Red Duster by the menu in the window. My mother and I enjoyed wonderful meals and appetizers and even loved them as leftovers the next day. We also were able to chat with the owners and had a lovely time.

Thank AussieOsborn
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Wow, what a fantastic evening; I can't recommend the Duster more highly. Great food, great food! Really friendly staff and more than fair prices. The fish was divine.

Thank Jon P
Reviewed 30 October 2016

We ate here on a quiet Thursday night and the food was really tasty. We both had the roasted veg, chick pea and coconut curry. The menu options were good, especially the vegetarian section. Would recommend this restaurant.

1  Thank TeebeeKentUK
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 34 - USD 52
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 High Street, Cowes PO31 7RS, England
  • Public Transportation: High Speed Ferry
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Isle of Wight  >  Cowes
  • Phone Number: +44 1983 290311
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