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21 The Hard, Portsmouth Po1 3dt, England
2392 870505
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations
Description: Old Pub with traditional cooking

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
lunch with friends

The staff were very friendly and helpful I did have to wait a couple of minutes at the bar whilst the two staff passed on information to each other.The meal was well cooked and plenty of the two meats on offer As it is only a small pub they obviously can't have to many meats to choose from. Some... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 28, 2015
CHRISTINE MARY P
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Wallasey, United Kingdom
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English first
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

This Lady Hamilton closed suddenly in Nov 2015 It is empty and has been up for sale for 7 months at the moment there is no interest in the property.

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Wallasey, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

The staff were very friendly and helpful I did have to wait a couple of minutes at the bar whilst the two staff passed on information to each other.The meal was well cooked and plenty of the two meats on offer As it is only a small pub they obviously can't have to many meats to choose from. Some of... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

This is how an old sea dog like myself remembers pubs as they used to be, friendly, cheap beer, good atmosphere and no awful music. Plus I could watch the rugby in peace. A real treat.

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Quemerford
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46 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

As this review with only the title flagged up a red warning, I am now obliged to write something. My friend and I arrived and as my husband, who booked our hotel for us, had shown me the 'street view' on the computer, I picked up that we were staying at the Lady Hamilton! My friend asked me the name... More 

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Portsmouth, Hampshire
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128 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Real home made Sunday lunch it really is nice, make sure you book in advance, in fact make sure you book for any meals in the restaurant, they have very few tables but are always busy, if the locals eat here you know they have something right

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26 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014 via mobile

This nice old fashion pub is good on food and a quick drink if you are at midday or early evening. The staff is friendly and very helpful on all things.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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141 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Just about everything had been run down. No white wine, no proper draft beer and we were lucky to get a meal. Last night (14 September) was The Lady Hamiltons' current owners farewell. Actually it was like intruding on a wake for someone you didn't know. It's for sale but I wonder if anyone will stum up the asking price... More 

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Folkestone, United Kingdom
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102 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

I had a extremely good, the fish was so fresh [it was blowing me kisses] the French fries had no eyes and were crisp and delicious. The Sweet was also fantastic, the service was great . The waitresses were very helpful and polite. as I was eating my mind kept thinking about my wonderful day in the Dockyard at Portsmouth.... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

We were staying at a hotel next door but our accommodation didn't have an area to dine for dinner, the front desk recommmened going to the Lady Hamilton. Yes it is Pub Grib but it was tasty and huge servings, good wine and ales.

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Hayling Island, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Cosy as there was a party of 16 but all meals were lovely. Some not been before and they were impressed. Very good value for money, efficient service. I have been coming here particularly on a Sunday lunch for a few years and always had a good meal.

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Address: 21 The Hard, Portsmouth Po1 3dt, England
Phone Number: 2392 870505
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Portsmouth
Cuisine: British, Pub

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  • Address: 21 The Hard, Portsmouth Po1 3dt, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: 2392 870505

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: British, Pub

Description

Old Pub with traditional cooking

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