The Black Sheep
Welcome to the Blacksheep Bar and Club Lounge.  A stylish café bar that oozes unique personality with a lively and vibrant atmosphere; vintage décor with a contemporary twist and a cracking team of staff to help make your stay with us an enjoyable one.  

Located in the heart of Ryde, The Blacksheep is the perfect venue, for any occasion, whether you are out for a drink catching up with family and friends, looking for a delicious meal, want to listen to superb live music or dance the night away.  Even if you are looking for a venue for an exclusive party, The Blacksheep Club Lounge is really the perfect place. 

By day the coolest café bar offering fresh coffee, fruit infused teas, wines, beers, hard shakes, milkshakes, smoothies and the most delicious street food prepared by Ryan Burr of Burr Grills fame and his talented kitchen team.

By night, ramp that up a bit more; enjoy killer cocktails, sharing platters and the best live music programme around - the best fun around too!

Check out the rest of the website for everything The Blacksheep has to offer.

Opening Times


August - December
Monday - Thursday 10am - 11pm  
Friday - Saturday 10am - 2am
Sundays 4pm - 11pm

Food service times are: 

Express lunch menu available 11am - 3pm Monday - Friday
Full Menu 6pm - 9.30pm Monday - Friday
Full Menu 11am - 10pm Saturday 
Sunday special menu - see events
We do occasionally close for private parties so please check out our other website pages to check for updates.

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

Burr Grills at The Blacksheep

Wednesday 26 August

Wow, what can we say! We are very pleased to announce Burr Grills has arrived at The Blacksheep now serving a deadly new street food menu. Express lunch service in operation with food served from 11am til 3pm Monday to Friday and first sitting for evening menu from 6pm. Booking advisable any night of the week, but especially the weekends! Full menu available from 11am on Saturday right through until 10pm, Telephone 01983 811006 or email 
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Recruiting Now

Monday 24 August

We are now recruiting and looking for experienced front of house staff. If you believe in delivering first class service and want to work with us in this lively, vibrant, very busy but fun and professional environment then you could be just who we are looking for to join our amazing team. If you have hospitality, bar and/or waiting experience please send in your cv to or call 01983 811006 to speak to Annie or Steph, or drop in a cv.  
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