Vernon Seafood Platter
Traditional & Enchanting Vernon Cottage in Shanklin Old Village is one of the loveliest family-friendly fresh food destinations on the Island, renowned for its ‘Fabulous Homemade Food’ – delicious meat, fish and vegetarian dishes using local seasonal produce whenever possible – plus Truly Scrumptious Homemade Strawberry Cream Teas, our unique 'Isle of Wight Shaped-Scones' and ‘probably the BEST Homemade Cake on the I.O.W’ (according to the Isle of Wight County Press).

Lovely Homemade Meals range from our signature ‘Old Shanklin Pie’ made with succulent, slowly-roasted lamb, mouth-watering Steak 'n Ale Pie, Steak or Cajun Chicken Breast Burgers and juicy local Steaks to our Award-winning luxury Vernon Crab and Smoked Fishcakes, hand beer-battered Cod ‘n Chips and the spectacular Vernon Seafood Platter (recommended by The Independent newspaper) plus hearty Homemade Vegetarian Dishes from Oven-Roasted Vegetable Lasagne to Goat's Cheese and Red Onion Tart - plus Daily Specials.
Vernon Cottage Homemade Cakes
Lovely Light Bites include Jacket Potatoes, Home-Baked Baguettes, Doorstep Sandwiches and Homemade Soup to Retro Prawn Cocktail, Spicy Nachos, the generous Vernon Ploughman’s and super-fresh Seasonal Salads.

Or maybe you just prefer a gorgeous homemade pudding..... be it warm Apple Tarte Tatin topped with melting New Forest ice-cream, luxurious sticky toffee pudding or the outrageous ‘Vernon Volcano Sundae with warm Chocolate Brownie, lashings of ice-cream, fresh strawberries, marshmallows, double cream and chocolate sauce!

The amazing Homemade Cakes, from Simply Sensational Victoria, outrageous Chocolate, sophisticated Coffee & Walnut and zingy Lemon to classy Carrot Cake, are simply unmissable.

Our Truly Scrumptious Strawberry Cream Teas and our unique 'Isle of Wight Shaped-Scones' are freshly handmade by us everyday.