FOOD & DRINK
There will once again be a Healing Festival wholesome super food menu to keep your energy levels high with mouth watering local and seasonal produce at the new Edulis restaurant (downstairs) and Plantation Room Cafe by the entrance, where you can also enjoy a fine wine or local ale, coffee or refreshing loose leaf tea.
Just a 5 minute walk down to Steephill Cove there are some lovely cafes and fresh crab pasties - well worth a visit.
There is a small cafe at the top of Flowersbrook Park and another by the putting green in Ventnor Park both serving homemade cakes etc.
On the way back to Ventnor, The Royal Hotel has superb food and afternoon tea and a secret sun terrace overlooking Ventnor Bay. Booking advisable. There's plenty of food shops, cafes and restaurants in Ventnor. Tramezzini serve the best Italian coffee in town, top quality Mediterranean inspired cuisine, homemade quiches and pastries to eat in or take away so it's well worth checking out!! On Ventnor seafront there's more great pubs, restaurants and cafes. Be sure to check out Ventnor's new best kept sectret 'The Smoking Lobster' serving coffees, cocktails, lobster burgers and mouthwatering seafood with an asian twist.