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Wine Down

24 Duke Street, Douglas IM1 2AY
+44 1624 624777
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“fish pie” (20 reviews)
“tempura” (3 reviews)
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British, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
24 Duke Street, Douglas IM1 2AY
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Reviewed yesterday

Recently visited the IOM and found Wine Down on the return to our hotel after eating elsewhere. There is a great selection of wines available and our group spent 3 evenings tasting a few bottles of wine. The owner and buyer is very knowledgeable and...More

Thank TheFourOxfordGirls
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Unfortunately, nobody told me of the changes when I was invited back here after a number of years! I remembered many meals of excellent fish cooked by Roy Macfarlane and was so looking forward to more of the same! I found a completely, and beautifully,...More

Thank Ustaritz
Reviewed 6 days ago

Macfarlane's has been one of the best fine dining restaurant in Isle of Man for 10 yrs and is the Michelin Guide 2018 , however there has been a big change . Since August it has become a wine shop serving small plates of food...More

Thank Chris N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Can no longer attend due to choice of decor as I’m allergic to some of the chosen decor. I’m sure it’s a beautiful place but some things don’t need changing

Thank Lu R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent food. Went there with a group of 7. You need to book before hand as it gets crowded especially on the weekends. A very cozy restaurant in the heart of Douglas. Everything on the menu was good we ordered almost all the Tapas. The...More

Thank Dareen T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Day two of our visit to the isle of man from Edinburgh .we hadn't booked and were very fortunate to get a table .very busy and friendly great vibe fresh seafood the plaice and Queenie's to die for .the fish pie belisimo and all the...More

Thank cameron l
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Having already eaten, we just popped into Wine Down for a drink having been intrigued by the catchy name as we passed by earlier. It was a great decision as we were immediately romanced by the buzz in the room and were able to spend...More

Thank Kevin N
Reviewed September 8, 2018

We visited this restaurant on two consecutive nights, and the food and atmosphere were excellent on both occasions. We did not know this restaurant in its former life so cannot comment on whether it is an improvement or not. However, for us it was perfect....More

Thank Judy A
Reviewed September 6, 2018

Having previously enjoyed excellent Sunday lunch we decided to sample the new format which was very enjoyable

Thank robert W
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

This has always been one of my wife’s favourite venues on the Isle of Man, so we were interested to see the new format. We had preordered lobster, which was superb but found the new menu very different. The dishes, we were told were sharing...More

Thank Manxman2014
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$18
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Duke Street, Douglas IM1 2AY
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Isle of Man  >  Douglas
  • Phone Number: +44 1624 624777
  • E-mail
Top quality food and wine, served in a relaxed and friendly environment, small plates served through out the day, with fresh seafood and local produce specials to the fore. We have over 100 different wines to choose from, of which are available to take away or drink in..
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