WELCOME to enchanting Vernon Cottage in Old Shanklin Village renowned for its ‘FABULOUS HOMEMADE FOOD’ – delicious meat, fish and vegetarian dishes using fresh, local seasonal produce including our signature 'Old Shanklin Pie' made with succulent, slowly roast lamb – plus lovely light bites, jacket potatoes, home-baked baguettes, doorstep sandwiches and classic Ploughman’s. Alternatively indulge in our Truly Scrumptious Homemade Strawberry Cream Teas with our unique 'Isle of Wight Shaped-Scones' or devour a piece of gorgeous Vernon Cake and CHILL-OUT in our beautiful sunny Tea and Beer Gardens with a glass of wine or Island Ale, a refreshing jug of Pimms between friends or a revitalising pot of tea or fresh coffee.

From Monday July 6th we will be open and serving our full-menu IN OUR LOVELY GARDEN ONLY all day and evening from 11am. We look forward to welcoming you and providing the weather is OUTDOOR FRIENDLY we will be open. So please check the Shanklin weather before arriving! We are unable to take bookings this summer though we have plenty of garden tables so even in busy times there should only be a short wait.

Visit our Gorgeous Gift Shop - also home to ‘SHANKLIN TOURIST INFORMATION’.

Open 11.00am ‘til late, last hot food orders 8pm - occasionally 7.30pm - 
7 days a week weather permitting. Come and enjoy a touch of the High-Life!