The Steamer Inn

Great Food, Real Ales

and Live Music

The terrace at The Steamer Inn affords panoramic views across Sandown Bay to the English Channel. Situated right on Shanklin Esplanade, it’s a lovely spot to enjoy some of the Isle of Wight’s best fresh seafood from our specials board or perhaps while away a relaxing afternoon.

Enjoy an extensive wine list and fine selection of real ales and beers. Families will feel especially welcome as the patio and veranda look out on miles of sandy beaches. The bar is open all day every day. Muddy boots and well behaved dogs are welcome.

Food & Drink

We’re always looking to use as much local seafood and produce as possible at The Steamer Inn. Our menu varies throughout the year, but favourites such as the famous ‘Seafood Chowder’ will always be on the menu.

Nautical memorabilia decorates the entire pub, from the giant propeller that stands by the main entrance to the traditional fisherman’s glass floats that decorate the veranda. 

The Steamer Inn is also an ideal base for your family holiday or short break. Take a look at our eight en suite rooms.

The Steamer Inn on Shanklin Esplanade is a family run business. We are looking forward to a future of providing people with a warm, welcome atmosphere, great food and great real ale in one of the best seaside locations on the Isle of Wight.

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Destination Shanklin July 2019

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Are you dreaming of that perfect summer holiday? Why not stay here at The Steamer Inn? Situated alongside Shanklin beach we offer comfortable and characterful en-suite accommodation with private balconies overlooking the sea.

The Steamer Inn - Live Music

Live Music this Month

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Live Music this month The summer is finally here and it looks like we might be lucky enough to have some lovely hot weather heading our way. Dinner with live…

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New beermats celebrate the Isle of Wight’s iconic brewing heritage

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New beermats celebrate the Isle of Wight’s iconic brewing heritage We are proud to announce that alongside our sister pubs we have introduced four brand new beermat designs that are…

Live Music

The Steamer regularly plays host to well known local musicians playing Jazz & Folk, Bluegrass, Acoustic and Rhythm & Blues that complement both the maritime history of the Steamer Inn and its relaxed friendly atmosphere.

Quayside Careers

We’re always on the lookout for talented, hard-working and reliable individuals to join our team. Please visit quaysideleisure.co.uk/careers for the most up to date job listings.

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