Due to government restrictions, we are currently closed. We hope to open as soon as it’s safe and legal to do so.
Happy new year!

Real Pub, Great Location

Welcome to The Bargeman’s Rest

Pubs do not get more traditional than The Bargeman’s Rest. Set on the riverside of the Isle of Wight’s county town of Newport, The Bargeman’s is famed for good honest home-cooked food and amazing beer (including some local brews). 

Opening hours: Temporarily closed.

Under the Government latest guidelines, please see below our new house rules, in effect from Thursday 24th September;

  • We will only be accepting tables of a maximum of 6 people.
  • Face coverings must be worn on the premises at all times unless seated.
  • We are operating table service only – no standing at the bar.
  • Last food orders are taken at 21:00.
  • Last drinks orders are called at 22:00.
  • All customers to leave the premises by 23:00.

The Bargeman’s is also a popular choice of venue for meetings, conferences, special events, weddings and wakes. Take a look at our gallery and contact us for more information about availability as there are restrictions during the coronavirus pandemic and social distancing measures.

Christmas Opening Times 2020

Dear customers, With Christmas just around the corner, we wanted to take the time to update you on our festive opening hours.

December reopening

Dear customers, We are so pleased to find out that the Island is in Tier 1. This means the team here at The Bargeman’s Rest is looking forward to welcoming you back from Wednesday 2nd December!

An update for lockdown 2.0

Dear customers, We wanted to take this opportunity to say thank you to those who have supported us during these testing times. We appreciate you coming out to see us and enjoying spending time at The Bargeman’s.

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Our preferred method of contact for making reservations is by phone 01983 525828

Quayside Careers

We’re always on the lookout for talented, hard-working and reliable individuals to join our team. Please visit quaysideleisure.co.uk/careers for the most up to date job listings.

Recent Tweets

Our sister pub the Steamer Inn are hiring! Do you think you have what it takes to be a member of the team? https://www.facebook.com/BargemansRest/posts/2167366616692943

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