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    The Fountain Inn

    High Street, Cowes PO31 7AW, England
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    • Average17%
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    • Terrible9%
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    Reviewed 28 August 2016

    This place is fantastically placed, the menus is great and the atmosphere fantastic. What lets it down is attention to detail and insufficient staffing during busy periods such as bank holidays. This ends up with cold food, incomplete meal orders 'sorry we ran out of...More

    Thank RockmonkeySomerset
    Response from Steve T, General Manager at The Fountain InnResponded 28 September 2016

    Thank you for taking the time to review your stay, we apologise your visit did not reflect the high standards we endeavour to achieve.

    Reviewed 23 August 2016

    Disappointing to say the least. The mushroom and stilton starter had brie instead of stilton with no explanation. The waitress brought my starter with my main course and just said sorry when I complained. The quinoa burger was nice but the chips were thin and...More

    Thank Susan W
    Response from Steve T, General Manager at The Fountain InnResponded 28 September 2016

    We are sorry your visit was disappointing, your feedback has been passed to the team to review practices and improve the high standards we endeavour to achieve.

    Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

    A lovely location, especially right on the water but the food lacks attention to detail. Stilton mushrooms served with Brie instead of Stilton & not even a heads up from the waiting staff. A bit of a shame as this venue could be lovely. The...More

    Thank Rachel T
    Response from Steve T, General Manager at The Fountain InnResponded 28 September 2016

    Thank you for your review, we are delighted that you enjoyed the variety of food and beverages we offer, your comments have been forwarded to the team in order to improve standards.

    Reviewed 21 August 2016

    We visited during Cowes week on a day trip from Southampton and had 2 very tasty meals. As we couldn't find anywhere else serving food around 4pm, we weren't spoilt for choice of eateries. We weren't disappointed though. Both meals were hot and tasty with...More

    Thank Golfwidow100
    Response from Steve T, General Manager at The Fountain InnResponded 28 September 2016

    Thank you for your great review! We look forward to seeing you again soon.

    Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

    Had cold scampi n chips which was then clearly microwaved when sent back, at which point I gave up. The ladies had run out of loo roll at 7.30 so had a lovely drip dry experience... And the cooked food on the serving shelf in...More

    Thank Karen B
    Response from Steve T, General Manager at The Fountain InnResponded 28 September 2016

    We apologise for the issues you encountered with your last visit, please be assured that your review will be investigated and improvements made.

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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Bar/Lounge
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    • US$68 - US$137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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    • Cowes
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    George S
    27 November 2017|
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