The Black Sheep
Welcome to the Blacksheep Bar and Club Lounge, a stylish and contemporary café bar located in the heart of Ryde. Whether you are out for a drink, looking for a delicious meal or want to listen to superb live music, it’s the perfect venue for any occasion. 

Our calendar of events features some of the Islands finest musicians alongside appearances from top international performers as well as up and coming artists from the UK music scene. Plus watch this space for news of upcoming Burlesque, Comedy, Tasting events and more…

The Club Lounge is also available for private hire and is perfect for parties whether you are looking for something for 15, 50 or 150. So if you’re thinking of having a party, click on the ‘Parties and Hire’ tab above to find out more! 

Opening Times


December 2014
Sundays 12 noon - 11pm
Monday - Thursday 10am - 11pm
Friday - Saturday 10am - 2am

Christmas Eve:
Main Bar 10am - 1am
Club Lounge 9pm - 3am - DJ Omar - Christmas & Party Anthems

Boxing Day:
Main Bar 10am - 11pm
Club Lounge 9pm - 2am - DJ Nipsy - Funk, Soul and Rhythm and Blues - smokin'

Saturday 27:
Main Bar 10am - 1am
Club Lounge 9pm - 2am HUSH Silent Disco

Sunday 28:
Main Bar 12 noon - 11pm
Club Lounge 6.30pm - 11.30pm  The Big Fat Christmas Quiz - enter your team now!

New Year's Eve:
Main Bar 10am - 2am  NYE Floor Fillers start 9pm- Upstairs and 'Lounge Around' down
Club Lounge 9pm - 2am 

11 January - 29 January 2015 - CLOSED FOR REFURB

Email: for guest list invitation - first 100 only guaranteed - get in early it will be a special night!

We will also open at unscheduled times for private hire - please enquire for more details 01983 811006 or email

Food Service

Monday & Tuesday 12 noon until 3pm & when open Mon & Tues evening 6pm - 9pm
Wednesday to Saturday      12 noon until 3pm & 6pm until 9pm
Sunday                                12 noon until 3pm & 6pm until 9pm when open Sundays

Check opening dates & times above

Latest News

Blacksheep News! Closing 10 January!

Saturday 10 January

We are closing for a couple of weeks for a 'mini-refurb'. The opening date & events will be announced here. A huge thanks to all our customers for your support and custom so far; we hope you will continue to do so when we re-open, you've been amazing! Happy, healthy, fun & prosperous New Year to everyone. 
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