The Crab is a beautiful thatched pub in the heart of the old village of Shanklin. Serving a wide variety of food all day every day.


The Crab is a part of the Old English Inns collection of pubs, which well known for their history, warmth and hospitality. Crooked walls and low beams show off the pubs rustic decor. The bar serves a wide range of real ales and wines, and if you choose to stay with them, the cooked breakfast is delicious.

Outdoor facilities include al fresco dining, a patio area to the front and back with heaters and lighting, and a public car park just 50 yards away.