The Hut Restaurant, Isle of Wight

Celebrating its 10th anniversary, Isle of Wight hotspot, The Hut in Colwell Bay reopens for the new season!

Buzzy beachfront restaurant, The Hut, nestled in the heart of Colwell Bay, reopens March 2023, putting long lunches and alfresco dining back on the menu, as it celebrates its ten-year anniversary.

Having established itself as the UK’s most iconic, easy-going beach restaurant, The Hut has built an impressive reputation as the island’s hotspot with its chic casual dining, a delicious menu with the freshest of ingredients plus live DJ. It’s the place to see one of the best sunsets in the UK with spectacular panoramic ocean views that stretch across the Solent.

Head Chef, Lucian Romocea, will be back this year to bring his Catalan cooking style to dishes and will work under Ian Daw, Chef Director, both formerly of The Ned. They will be bringing a vibrant, mouth-watering new menu to the coastal destination for the summer ahead. Fresh, locally caught seafood and shellfish including crab and lobster caught off boats on the island will certainly be featuring on the menu. There will also be a wide selection of Provence Rosé to sip whilst watching the sun set over the ocean, and for those looking for something with an exciting kick will be tempted by The Hut’s dynamic cocktail selection.

The Hut will also be releasing their eagerly-awaited, original recipe book this year, launching May 2023, which will feature a selection of the most delicious and delectable dishes that are served at the restaurant – for those who want to bring a taste of The Hut home with them.

The perfect spot for seaside dining and day trips from the UK – it’s just 2hrs from Central London. The Hut invites the ultimate summer setting with an unrivalled passion for simple yet delicious local seafood and crisp cold Provence Rose, on a relaxed and buzzy beach-front location. The Top Deck at The Hut provides breath-taking views of the ocean and is the ultimate private dinning experience, capable of holding up to 26 guests on a raised deck overlooking the restaurant. The Roof Deck is also an ideal place to admire the magnificent sunset with a cocktail and can also be privately booked out for up to 75 guests standing or 50 seated.

Located on the north western coast of the Isle of Wight. The Hut is a quick ferry crossing away, or alternatively a twenty-minute RIB journey from Lymington and a 35-minute RIB journey from Southampton. Arrivals can also be made by air via helicopter, landing on a helipad close to The Hut.

The team also offer a personal tender service that operates throughout the day and offers to collect you from your own boat, guaranteeing an exciting and swift docking to your table. Alternatively, day-trippers can take advantage of The Hut’s collection service and be picked up in one of their renovated Land Rover 101’s, one named Surf, the other named Turf!

The Hut at Colwell Bay creates the ultimate summer setting for a dining experience like no other.

Further information | @thehutcolwell