Jollifes cowes isle of wight

Treat Yourself To An Unforgettable Experience At Jolliffes


A Unique Dining Experience

Treat Yourself To Something Special

Jolliffes of Cowes is a family run venture between Mother and Son, Polly and Joshua Matthews. The venue provides quality foods and an unforgettable dining experience in this historic Grade 2 listed building in the heart of Cowes. The Art Nouveau building, with Royal Victorian heritage has a very special ambiance and provides the most amazing setting for a meal, a few cocktails or a private party or event.

Our speciality rock meals are complimented by dishes prepared in the kitchen. Open for breakfast through dinner We pride ourselves on using local, quality, fresh ingredients wherever possible, prepared to the highest standards by our in-house chefs. With amazing quality cocktails and service levels to match why not head on down to for an experience you won’t forget.

Don’t just take our word for it, see our testimonials to read what our customers think ……

Opening Hours


Mon – Friday: 9:00AM – 3:00 PM

Saturday: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM

 Sunday: 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM


 Wednesday- Thursday 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Friday – Saturday: 6:00PM – 10:00PM


The Best Breakfast

We use only the finest ingredients, sourced locally, and combined to make a truly great breakfast. Amazing coffees and Vegetarian options available.


Lovely Lunch

Our delicious lunch menu offers a wide range of succulent dishes suitable for all tastes. We also offer take out options.


Jolliffes @ Night

By night time we serve the best local steaks and seafood on our volcanic rocks, as well as a selection of fantastic dishes prepared by our chefs.

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Cream Teas

Come and try our cream teas in one of Cowes most historic buildings, with or without bubbles!. We deliver a cream tea Queen Victoria would approve of.


Classy Cocktails

Our classy cocktails are made with the freshest ingredients and pay homage to local legendary bar tender Dick Bradsall and Queen Victoria to name a few.


Specialists Diets

Our menu has numerous options for vegetarians, anyone with more specialist dietary requirements should advise us and we will cater for your needs.



Jolliffes is available for private party hire, our upper floor can seat a party of up to 20 people or the whole venue can hold up to 50 people standing.


Meet The Team

Jolliffes philosophy is quality food & service. This runs through our Team & we aim to deliver the best across the entire experience.


Historical Setting

The Jolliffes Grade 2 listed building, with amazing stain glass windows, is steeped in a history of quality, having been a Shoe shop making shoes for queen Victoria.