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Brawn's of Cowes - CLOSED

62 High Street, Cowes PO31 7RL, England
+44 1983 242144
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Overview
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“rack of lamb” (5 reviews)
“prawns” (28 reviews)
“guinea fowl” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
62 High Street, Cowes PO31 7RL, England
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1 - 10 of 144 reviews

Reviewed 26 July 2016

Slightly Quirky Decor, Friendly Staff, Chalkboard menu is a bit different to most. Something for everyone. Good Value Food. Choice of drinks is not extensive, but still can be enjoyed. Been many times, at all times of day for coffee, for drinks, for food.

Thank Cowesman
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Impromptu lunch with a friend found us in this great little restaurant. Good food, fab wine and really friendly staff. Would highly recommend it.

Thank DawnEJones
Reviewed 7 July 2016

Visited last Tuesday for my partner's birthday. We ate here back in April 2015 on a Saturday when the restaurant was full and the meal was superb so we were looking forward to our return trip. Between 7.30 when we arrived and 9.00 when we...More

Thank RacingAl
Reviewed 6 July 2016

I have reviewed Brawns for their excellent lunches and dinner. This visit was specifically for Brunch, what a great varied thought out menu, not boring, not the same old same, I wanted to try it all but went for the Brawns Breakfast with homemade hash...More

Thank sean_iow
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Try here, it's an absolute must for anyone in a cowes, or Southampton for that matter, we jumped on the redjet for £9 return. First impressions of the restaurant are not what I'd call wow, it looks a little worn and tatty, but suppose that's...More

Thank Julesby
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Nice food in a great venue, old butchers! Nice touch of hand wash and hand cream!! Food was rushed we felt, too much salt added nearly perfect. duck perfect! Steak needed something changed possibly high extreme heat to start as it felt to wet for...More

Thank LoopeyRhodes
Reviewed 22 June 2016

Five weeks in England and this is one of the BEST restaurants we ate at. Food is creative and perfectly cooked. We would go back to Cowers just to eat here. Very small place on the old high street.

Thank dorothyh62
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Best food on the island. We had the place to ourselves as it was the first evening on that day for the season. A small spot so a reservation is recommended. Fantastic chef.

Thank Ian H
Reviewed 9 June 2016

My friends and I had an amazing culinary experience at Brawn's of Cowes. I started with a simple green salad that was dressed perfectly. I followed with the most delicious duck I have ever had the pleasure of eating. I pride myself on not over-eating...More

Thank MargaretJH
Reviewed 7 June 2016

We needed a nice, un-touristy, restaurant for a celebration meal whilst on holiday and we found just the place. The manager was very friendly and couldn't be more helpful. The food was absolutely delicious - could have been more choices on the menu though. The...More

Thank Viv G
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$20 - US$33
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 15:00
Monday
10:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 62 High Street, Cowes PO31 7RL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Isle of Wight  >  Cowes
  • Phone Number: +44 1983 242144
  • E-mail
Description
A Modern European Restaurant in Cowes Brawns is a small, intimate European Restaurant, located in the old quarter of Cowes town. Set in a Grade two listed Georgian building, sympathetically converted a few years ago. Charles Paul, owner and Chef, was trained in London, and having done a stage at the Fat Duck in Bray, went on to work for a high class restaurant in Cambridge. His inspiration for the food is to use high quality, fresh seasonal produce, locally sourced where possible. Diners will always find brasserie favourites on the a la carte menu, as well as some more modern offerings. The specials will change on a daily basis, to ensure there is something new to tempt you. Those looking for tasty food at excellent value can also choose from the set price midweek menu. The wine list will be small, but has been carefully chosen to compliment the food. Those on a budget will not be disappointed by the more affordable wines, as they have still been selected to impress.
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