UPDATE - For locals during lockdown the White Lion and Chequers Inn are providing a gastropub experience at home. Their menu has been designed for collection and deliver and to be cooked at home by you. There is a simple step by step guide to cook each dish. Please visit the Chequers Inn website for more information.
The White Lion, which is owned and run by the Holmes family, is a newly renovated traditional village pub situated in Niton on the Isle of Wight.
Our pub is the perfect place to eat and drink on the Isle of Wight, whether you are wanting a three course meal, a quick pint of traditional local ale or you simply want to stop by for coffee and cake with friends, we can accommodate you.
We are proud to have our kitchen run by Head Chef, Liam Frisby, whose aim is to provide fantastic fresh tasty food created with as much local produce as possible, with an elegant and relaxed atmosphere.
We offer a family orientated and dog friendly pub with a small children's play area to keep them entertained whilst you can relax and enjoy your time here with us.
- Local Produce
Map & Directions
Road DirectionsFrom East Cowes ferry, second exit at roundabout onto Well Road, A3021, A3054 to Newport, A3020 to Sandown, A3020 to Shanklin, at Whiteley Bank turn right for B3327 to Ventnor.
From Fishbourne ferry, B3339 (Fishbourne lane), A3054 to Newport, A3020 to Sandown, A3020 to Shanklin, at Whiteley Bank turn right for B3327 to Ventnor.
From Yarmouth ferry, A3054 to Totland, A3055 to Freshwater, A3055 to Ventnor.
Public Transport DirectionsFrom West Cowes Red Jet Hi-speed ferry: No. 1 bus route to Newport and change to No. 6
From Ryde Catamaran/Hovertravel: No. 9 bus route to Newport and change to No. 6
From Yarmouth ferry: No. 7 to Newport and change to No. 6.
For further bus information please contact Southern Vectis at www.islandbuses.info/ or +44 0871 200 2233 (bus times) / +44 01983 827000 (head office).
* Opening hours
Monday to Saturday 11am to 11pm
Sunday 10am to 10:30pm
10am - 12pm Monday to Friday
12pm - 2:30pm Monday to Friday
5.30pm - 9.00pm Monday to Friday
Saturday and Sunday food served 10am to 9pm