THIS week we asked our readers to rate their favourite coffee shop on the Isle of Wight.

With UK Coffee Week being celebrated across the nation, what better way to celebrate than with more coffee?

The Isle of Wight is full of amazing coffee shops, whether you like to sit in and relax around the ambience, take out or enjoy with cake or cinnamon bun, the Isle of Wight has a coffee acquired to your every taste.

Below are the most highly rated coffee shops in the Isle of Wight:

LOVE Coffee

Independent coffee house, Love Coffee pride themselves on being able to provide what the coffee chains can't, from their coffee, food, ethics and interior design. Based in Newport centre, opposite TK Maxx, Love Coffee serve everything from quality own brand coffee, freshly made toasted and panini's, as well as homemade cakes and traybakes, while also using local produce where possible.

Love Coffee's opening times are: 9:00-17;00 Monday to Saturday and 10:00-15:00 Sundays.

One reviewer wrote: "I've always enjoyed catching up with friends at this cosy little café, but recently I've been using it as a study area for my degree. The beautifully creamy cappucinos have been keeping me focused and the friendly staff make me feel very welcome. 10/10 would recommend."

Another wrote: "On holiday from Australia, so far this is the best coffee I've had. Great friendly staff, well done."


Based on Quay Street, Yarmouth, PO41 provides passion for great quality coffee with a friendly atmosphere for their customers. As well as roasted coffee, PO41 serves light lunches, homemade cakes and pastries.

Opening times are: 7:30am - 4.00pm Monday to Sunday.

One reviewer wrote: "Our second trip here and couldn't have been more lovely! Proper coffee and really lovely friendly staff, nothing was too much bother for them! Tables cleaned down quickly and even a tap to get your own tap water (great to refill a bottle on a hot day)"

Another wrote: "The staff here are very friendly and efficient. As well as making excellent coffee, they make lovely smoothies. And the breakfast pastries are really excellent. Everything seemed good value. There are a few tables if you want to eat/drink in the shop and the atmosphere is very nice."


Formed in 2018, ComiCoffee became the first on the Island to merge the Comic/Pop culture world with the hospitality industry. ComiCoffee shares great pride in their menu, offering vegan and gluten-free options, as well as an extensive sweet and savoury 'Bubble Waffle' selection, Island Roasted Barista coffee, themed milkshakes and Hot Griddled panini's.

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ComiCoffe's opening times are: 8.00am - 4.00pm Monday to Saturday - Closed on Sundays.

One reviewer wrote: "Lovely staff, always a friendly atmosphere one of the few places that offer gluten free food that’s actually tasty. A really great place with amazing coffee."

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Another wrote: "Great atmosphere, friendly staff and an awesome selection of shakes and hot drinks. My son had the American waffles and said 'it's the best food he's ever eaten!'. We will definitely be returning."

CornerStop Cafe

Based at Newport Bus Station, Orchard Street, CornerStop Cafe offers a wide range of great coffee, hot meals, pastries and cakes. As well as Vegan and Gluen-Free options, CornerStop Cafe use Puro Fairtrade Coffee, with their latte's and various syrup toppings a proven hit.

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CornerStop Cafe's opening times are: 9.00am - 2.30pm Monday to Saturday - closed on Sunday's.

One reviewer wrote: "Had a fantastic breakfast at CornerStop this morning, mine vegan, my wife’s vegetarian. Absolutely lovely, really friendly service and atmosphere, and great coffee. Definitely recommend it."

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Another wrote: "The CornerStop has lovely staff with really nice coffee. I had a latte with vanilla syrup, and also lush classic breakfast. Both served promptly and with a friendly atmosphere."