01624 622000. ... 1 Empire Terrace, Douglas, Isle of Man, IM2 4LE. I will happily accept a challenge…. It’s where we took both our sets of parents when we were all in the Isle of Man at the same time. We serve mouth-watering Italian and Mediterranean dishes using the best locally sourced produce in a seductive and cosy environment. Also had lovely fresh pea soup at vegetarian cafe at Douglas railway station. Ideal if you’ve been on the beach at Laxey and it’s just started raining and you need some shelter beer. The best and original steakhouse in the Isle of Man. I’ve listed my favourite restaurants in Douglas (the IoM capital), places to get vegan options, the best cafés for cake, my favourite chippy, and a few other places to eat that I’ve tried around the island and you might find handy on day trips. Our philosophy at TITAN is that your dining experience should be one to remember. It is absolutely amazing. All holidays are made 100 x better by meeting doggies. They do vegan cake options too! Showcasing the best of seasonal, local produce in a modern, vibrant restaurant with excellent service. So we can gorge on cheese next time without the risk. Enjoy! They do the freshest seafood, including a crabby salad that I always go for. Honest opinions shared by friends and neighbors. These are just some of my favourites – obviously I’ve not eaten everywhere on the island. Together, these make a brunch of dreams. Manx queenies (a type of tiny-but-delicious scallop) are a big deal round these parts and you can get some amazing ones there. I think we’ve been on pretty much every trip we’ve ever done to the Sound because it’s such a good location and we always end up there around lunchtime. A tray of queenies and an ice cream is an unusual but not unappealing lunch, right? If you are in Isle of Man you GOTTA try the queenies and fish. Another Laxey number here. Bride Tearooms is one of our regular lunch/afternoon snack spots in the IoM. The Tea Junction has a tea-only menu for tea connoisseurs  (I’m boring and always have your bog standard breakfast tea) and an amazing selection of cakes. I always enjoy a local gin or three wherever we go and I was dead impressed with theirs. We believe in using fresh, seasonal ingredients and in our eyes there is no better place for this than the Isle of Man. We usually get it on the first night and it’s usually from my favourite Port Jack Chippy. Set over two floors, Oscar’s is a restaurant and bar offering the very best food and drink in an elegant and refined setting. Anyway, on to the Isle of Man restaurants and my personal recommendations…. Book a Table. We have got the meat from all around the Isle of Man, Ireland and England. I’ll have to investigate next time I’m there. Dining in Douglas, Isle of Man: See 16,104 Tripadvisor traveller reviews of 151 Douglas restaurants and search by cuisine, price, location, and more. Oh and they also do gin, so if you’re not driving then you will have some tough decisions to make between the two best drinks in the world. Bride is a tiny hamlet but what it lacks in size, it makes up for in tearoom. They do them in a wood-fired oven. Yet. Our chefs have created unique products and will keep bringing up new tastes. I feel like Douglas needed somewhere like this – there are loads of Italians but this is a modern one with the feel of somewhere you’d find in a cool bit of a city. Our philosophy starts from choosing the best cuts of beef to serve the product in the best way possible. Dining in Douglas, Isle of Man: See 16,066 Tripadvisor traveller reviews of 150 Douglas restaurants and search by cuisine, price, location, and more. Thanks for the tip. If you’re looking for places to eat in the Isle of Man, dig out all your clothes with elasticated waistbands because you’re in for a treat: there are loads of brilliant Isle of Man restaurants, cafés and so on. Athol Street, Douglas, Isle of Man, IM1 1LD. It’s the perfect venue for a corporate lunch, dinner with friends, or an intimate meal for two. Everyone (I think) was happy. 14North restaurant is located at the heart of the North Quay in Douglas, the Island's established dining destination. Just outside the centre of Ramsey (it’s a grim trek if it’s wet and windy, as we discovered) you’ll find the lovely Milntown House and Gardens. HQ Bar & Restaurant is recognised across the island for its modern amenities and friendly island hospitality. Samphire. Learn how your comment data is processed. I’m fond of 14 North because it was one of the first places we ever ate on the Isle of Man on our first trip there together. Type - International. If you enjoyed this blog post on places to eat in the Isle of Man, aka stuffing your face around Douglas and the rest of the island, why not hover over one of the images below and pin to your Pinterest board? To cook the meat to perfection we use a real charcoal grill in our restaurant, which makes us unique in the isle of Man. Below is a selection of what we offer: Free Wifi. You’re probably not going to be out in Douglas for a massive full-on night out (although I’m sure it’s possible) but if you’re after somewhere buzzing with life at the weekend, Bath & Bottle is a really good shout. But it gets busy and can be slow, so if you’re doing your trip via public transport make sure you allocate plenty of time for your lunch… and don’t miss your bus which would subsequently mean you’d miss your other bus to the airport and then eventually miss your flight. No soggy bottom on the quiche and some amazing looking cakes. This obviously cemented it as my favourite restaurant of all time. Best Dining in Isle of Man, United Kingdom: See 30,206 Tripadvisor traveller reviews of 339 Isle of Man restaurants and search by cuisine, price, location, and more. Thanks for booking table. Not something that happens very often on a beach/countryside holiday but any excuse to crack a jumpsuit out…. So you can bundle up with a hot chocolate/soup/enough cake to feed a small army and have a good sit looking out to sea. 01624 628353. See the 8 most recommended restaurants in Douglas, Isle Of Man. 11.3 km from the center. Meating has been established with a group of individuals who are passionate about meat, quality and guest satisfaction. 01624 676355. We’ve partnered with all your favourite Isle of Man restaurants and cafes – from hidden gems to local favourites – to bring you the stuff you love, when you need it the most. They do the usual lunch stuff and cakes, but be warned that they only take cash. We would like to take this opportunity to thank all our customers both old and new and welcome you to our new website and delivery site. This is just a small selection of the places to eat in the Isle of Man. Someone recommended Noitre on Twitter too. You have GOT to visit Noitre Cafe on the main road in Laxey (opposite the garage). Niarbyl (‘the tail’ in Manx) is a craggy, rocky beach and one of my favourite places on the whole island, so we usually end up visiting every time (you can read more about it here and here). On a personal note I also second the Noitre Bistro at Laxey. Unauthorised use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this site’s owner is strictly prohibited. It’s on the list but probably not going back to the IOM for a while yet. Our aim is to deliver the best possible meat on the Isle of Man. Paparazzi restaurant has served and entertained generations of customers since June 1996. Our professional gas & wood burning ovens have been hand made by Forni Ceky, the leading Italian manufacturer of hand crafted ovens for pizza baking. My absolute favourite place for our evening meals in the Isle of Man is The Little Fish Café on the North Quay. Look out for the amusing ‘weather forecasting stone’, too (I won’t spoil it for you by explaining). I really love the interior of The Boatyard Restaurant in Peel (and the food’s not bad either). Rain is acceptable because there’s a bunting-strewn, snug little café called The Shed on the promenade. I highly recommend their afternoon tea served in a cute little hamper (if you’re not too full of ice cream… see #14 of this list) or the queenie pancakes. Noa Bakehouse also serves almond/oat/soy/etc milk for your tea or coffee, which isn’t always a given so is good to know if you’re not a friend of lactose. t. 01624 670430 m. 07624 430670 e. talkofthetown@manx.net; Private Hire. This very nearly happened to us last time and we had to full-on leg it for the bus… I am still recovering. The contemporary surroundings are supported by a top team of kitchen and front-of-house staff, most of whom have worked for the owner Mario Ciappelli for a number of years. x. I’ve had a word with the other Fella about giving away free ale. If you are staying at Douglas, you should definitely try these. If we’re there with a car, it’s minutes away. Samphire is probably one of the best restaurant in Douglas, Isle of Man. Oh and all this food needs washing down with some booze so I’ve sneaked a few bar and pub recommendations in at the end. Menu Fresh & Seasonal. ... Douglas, Isle of Man, IM1 4LB. And if you’re trying to eat as many queenies as possible during your visit, this is another place to tick off. Rosa’s Pantry was a new one on me for our last visit. Rosa’s is definitely going to be a new regular. Type - Seafood. I’m so used to using contactless cards that I’ve ended up scrabbling round for change in the past. I really enjoy visiting the Isle of Man and I also enjoy eating (far too much) so this is my personal guide to combining the two. Want to find out who they refer? Davisons has an excellent selection, but as I think I may have mentioned once or twice or 476 times on this blog, I’m a Mr Whippy devotee… and luckily they have a whippy option. Isola occupies one of the capital’s oldest and most charming buildings. Obviously, the views are pretty bloody good. Not only is there a beautiful dog sometimes in this pub, but the Shore pub is somewhere you can get a reliably good pint of local Bosun’s Bitter. I ended up having one of the best pizzas I’ve had outside Italy, which I was not expecting. I can’t believe I missed Two Fellas off my list of 60 things to do in the Isle of Man the other week. It also does all the usual lunch things, homemade. Love love love this. We made our own veggie topping options but there were loads of pre-set options on the menu too. Ocean is more than just a Seafood Restaurant. When you’ve wandered the gardens, you can hit the tearoom for a nice homemade lunch or afternoon tea. Like with most destinations, vegetarian/vegan food can be hard to find if you just wander, so if like us you very rarely eat meat, it’s worth doing a bit of planning ahead. If not, it’s a steep walk uphill that means you really earn your battered, salt-and-vinegar-soaked calories. We really love: https://www.theshoregansey.com/ Great food and lovely views. Post was not sent - check your email addresses! Fully stocked bar/restaurant. All Regency pre paid vouchers will be honoured and please watch out for some exciting Stay Cation offers that we be running throughout the year. Isle of Man Italian Restaurant. That leads me nicely onto…. We usually bring the average age down drastically but as I’ve said in previous food-related blog posts, it’s a fact universally acknowledged that OAPs can sniff out the best quality scone a mile off, so this is a sign of quality. The Veranda Suite is the perfect place for your next function. It won’t be happening again lol. Meadows Pavilion Completed in the summer of 2008, the £1.6 million Meadows Pavilion at Douglas Golf Course not only offers outstanding club house facilities together with a bar and restaurant open seven days a week to the general public, but also a double aspect community room/function suite opening on to a balcony overlooking the 18th green. Best Dining in Douglas, Isle of Man: See 15,983 Tripadvisor traveler reviews of 150 Douglas restaurants and search by cuisine, price, location, and more. Nobles Park Pavilion, Douglas, Isle of Man, IM2 4BD. God, I am so old. For function booking please contact the Restaurant on 01624 675952 or E mail mvg@hotmail.co.uk. So this means that this is rather a short list of regulars…, For a drink in the evening in Douglas, I really like Bath & Bottle. Seafood Restaurant - Little Fish Café - Isle of Man - FIZZ & CHIPS - What could be better than Fish & Chips by the seaside...We all love the British classic - but why not enjoy a little luxury by adding a glass of fizz. Usually they say it’s sour and it’s nowhere near. If you’re walking down the beach in Peel, you’ll be needing an ice cream in hand. The hotel has a versatile variety of rooms, providing flexible board room and meeting facilities for groups, while its seafront location… There’s a sentence I didn’t think I’d be typing. They do craft beers, including local ones from breweries on the island, and amazing cocktails. Best Western Palace Hotel, Douglas One of the largest and best appointed 4-star hotels on the beautiful Isle of Man making it a popular and convenient venue for business or leisure travelers alike. Titan has established itself as one of the leading restaurants on the Isle of Man since it's inception in Port Erin in 2013 and it's move to Douglas in 2016. Handily, there’s the local ice cream parlour, Davisons right on the front. Pescetarians will be fine though! The islands only winery, making sparkling country wines, quirky jewlbox bar and has a deck overlooking Port Erin bay. Restaurants in Douglas, Isle of Man (Show bars, pubs and bistros in Douglas, Isle of Man) Found 59 Restaurants (showing 1 to 10) You may also want to search for restaurants or search for bars by business type or location The Courthouse . A “diner and sandwich bar” with wonderful fresh seafood. The Courthouse, situated in the heart of the financial district in Douglas, is the result of a painstaking project to transform the Grade II listed former courthouse building into the most prestigious and elegant bar, restaurant and club on the Isle of Man. If you’re into tea or cake or tea and cake together, you will probably enjoy this one. We are an authentic Indian restuarant set in the heart of Douglas on the Isle of Man, the Tandoor restaurant is named after the traditional clay oven used all over India to produce some of the world's most famous dishes. I should also note that it’s the first place I ever got recognised in real life by a reader of the blog, which blew my mind. Type - Modern British. The food is exceptional and it always feels like a special night out without breaking the bank. Also both the Sulby Glen Hotel and Grosvenor in Andreas do great pub and bistro style food. . Tanroagan – 9 Ridgeway Street, Douglas, Isle of Man, IM1 1EW Serving times – Tuesday to Saturday – 5pm to 8.45pm (last bookings) Introduction to our restaurant… We didn’t go on our last short trip but if they still do the lemon posset, have it. It’s nothing fancy but is a real locals’ place. Address: North Quay, Douglas, Isle of Man. As a bonus, it’s really beautiful and Scandi looking inside and always has a good atmosphere. OPENING HOURS: MONDAY - SUNDAY: 17:00 - 22:00. ... Okell’s brew beers on the Isle of Man according to purity laws established in 1874 by Dr. Okell. So we have created a warm and welcoming Simple and Wonderful. The restaurant can cater for over 30 guests in the Xander Suite, a private dining room available for clientele seeking a quieter environment or venue. He gave me a free sour beer so that’s it, he has a fan for life. Have you been to Foraging Vintners? Want to receive notifications of new posts by email? It wouldn’t be out of place in the Northern Quarter in Manchester or Bold Street in Liverpool, for example. Best Dining in Isle of Man, United Kingdom: See 30,203 Tripadvisor traveler reviews of 339 Isle of Man restaurants and search by cuisine, price, location, and more. It’s also really pretty inside and one of those places that I’m confident recommending to my friends/family when they visit because everyone will love it. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. Tea or gin? xx, Thanks lad. Their Sunday lunches are outstanding, too. On the map Photo ♥ Restaurant 'Portofino' Douglas. L'Experience team. 💥 Book your table online here - *For bookings over 8 people please call 613010 to book You might also like my other Isle of Man posts: If you’d like an email alert when I publish a new post, you can subscribe using the box at the side (if you’re on a laptop) or at the bottom (if you’re on a mobile or tablet). Miracles do happen. It’s actually in Onchan, but very close to Douglas. The Seven Kingdoms Distillery (named after the seven kingdoms you can see from Snaefell) is a bar and restaurant on the lovely North Quay in Douglas. Please try The Fish House, Port St Mary. On the map Photo ♥ Restaurant 'Tanroagan' Douglas. Even though it calls itself a tearoom, the food is substantial and not just sandwiches/cakes. And it’s best to obey said law, or the sand just swallows you up immediately for breaking it. It does really nice local food, including small plate options if you want to go tapas-y. But they also welcome doggies, so swings and roundabouts. Located in the heart of Douglas. Home » Things to See & Do » Manx Food & Drink » Restaurants in the Isle Man Restaurants in the Isle Man Dining will, without a doubt, be one of the highlights of your visit to the Isle of Man no matter what your personal tastes with a range of services suitable for every member of the family. Meadows Pavillion Restaurant. The imaginatively named Sound Cafe at The Sound (another gorgeous area you can read about here) is right next to the coast. I’m sure it’s even better in sunshine but there’s something to be said for enjoying a brooding sky and a rough sea without getting soaked. You have the dubious honour of being write up. Isle of Man “Excellent mainly seafood restaurant on North Quay in Douglas” “The John Dorey in a Lobster Bisque matched well and the Sea Bass filet in tom...” 9. Another nice thing was that I left a glowing TripAdvisor review (rare for me to do these days unless I hate somewhere!) Will add these to the ever-expanding list! 1886 is a restaurant, bar and club located in Douglas, Isle of Man. Restaurants near Isle of Man Steam Railway, Douglas on Tripadvisor: Find traveller reviews and candid photos of dining near Isle of Man Steam Railway in Douglas, United Kingdom. It’s a simple no-frills setup, with a brilliant range of craft beer (the proper hoppy kind). Oh and I now charge for autographs. Last time we visited, I didn’t feel out of place in heels and a jumpsuit. Thank you! Possibly one of life’s biggest quandaries. The café is designed so that most tables have a panoramic view. We both bloody loved it and the man serving was so nice. 14North is a restaurant situated on Douglas' north quay in the Isle of Man. Last time I was there I enjoyed Liverpool Arms near Douglas, cosy, nice fire going. They do their own excellent rhubarb gin, as well as loads of other flavours (but rhubarb is the best, obvs). The Little Fish Cafe, Douglas 30 North Quay, Douglas, IM1 4LB My absolute favourite place for our evening meals in the Isle of Man is The Little Fish Café on the North Quay. The iconic L'Experience Restaurant has now relocated to the Regency Hotel. The food is really good, especially the salads and cakes. Just Pizza and Pasta was a new one we tried on our last visit. Lots of new ones since our last visit so I’ve saved it to try some of them when we go. Ah yeah there’s new stuff popping up every time we go. It’s possible and even acceptable to eat queenies once per day on an IOM holiday. I really like Laxey even though it’s almost always raining when we go. Eat Out, Isle of Man! Primary Sidebar. Please use the booking widget to make your booking. Meating has been established with a group of individuals who are passionate about meat, quality and guest satisfaction. It was so good to see somewhere new catering for veggies/vegans as well as something new to try up in Ramsey, a town in the north. I’ve only ever had a little tray of queenies but it all looks excellent. Been a while since we went so I’m always adding new things to my to-do list and I’ll update this post next time! We have awesome recipes, amazing cocktails and the most talented chefs in town. Manx queenies (a type of tiny-but-delicious scallop) are a big deal round these parts and you can get some amazing ones there. By Fenella Bridge (the swing bridge), IM5 1AJ, Another Peel one and this time not a restaurant, not a café, not a pub… but a van. With this approach our … Davisons also does vegan ice cream and goat milk ice cream. It serves fresh Manx fish and seafood: queenies, kippers, lobster and herring. Oscar's, Douglas: See 10 unbiased reviews of Oscar's, rated 4 of 5 on Tripadvisor and ranked #79 of 140 restaurants in Douglas. Tee Time Now. Here are the top 3! While the Island's coastline has some of the best seafood available, the land on our Island produces some of the best beef in Great Britain. The manager actually replied to say that they’d got that! 11.4 km from the center. You can’t miss this new micropub in Peel. 11.4 km from the center. Book a Table. Eatout.im is here to change the way you order food. Call one of our friendly team to help you get organised. It’s right by the Laxey Wheel so you can’t miss it. mentioning that it would be great if there was a dairy-free cheese option for lactose intolerant people/vegans. We’d not noticed any new eateries there on our last couple of visits so I’d thoroughly stalked this one online before we went. This is a new chapter for the Regency and we are now very excited to be working with Belinda, Michael and the . Did I mention the lovely resident dog? As mentioned in my other Isle of Man post, ice cream on the beach is The Law. TwoFellas was one of the highlights of our last trip to be honest… It’s not often I can find a nice sour beer outside of a big city. Welcome to 1886. I don’t tend to do much drinking in the Isle of Man – we’re usually up early by my standards and trying to cram loads in so end up having fairly early nights. Thanks for the tips, Margaret! Douglas (Isle of Man) Pulrose Park Douglas. (Desktop only). Finally, make sure you try out Paddy’s Fishmongers & Restaurant in the old Post Office building in Port St. Mary. - Fresh battered cod, homemade chips and a glass of prosecco for just £20 - 3 days in the Isle of Man by public transport, A day trip from Porto to Guimaraes, Portugal: things to do and eat, A perfect day in Castle Douglas, Scotland. 24 hour manned reception. But I’ve got my eye on a few new ones to try next time: Let me know in the comments where else I need to eat at on my next visit, so that I can hold you personally responsible for my skinny jeans not fitting. It does the best pancakes with berries and these wonderful things called ‘squassants’ (squashed croissants, and I’ve probably spelled that wrong). So’s the food. The restaurant offers delightful views over the marina, whether you are sipping a glass of wine on the terrace or enjoying a… Full Sunday Carvery. Paparazzi restaurant is located in the historic Windsor Hotel building located on Loch promenade in Douglas Isle of man. One of the highlights of Niarbyl is visiting the really good café overlooking the sea on the edge of a cliff. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. You can also buy home made fish pies etc to take home. Michelin-starred restaurants in Isle Of Man ♥ Restaurant 'Macfarlane’s' Douglas. It’s actually illegal not to have a chippy tea when visiting the Isle of Man, or any seaside holiday destination for that matter. After you’ve been to the top of the Laxey Wheel and walked along the beach, you can have a good lunch at the Ballacregga Corn Mill Tea Room.