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Brasserie Lou Lou's

37 Marmion Road | Southsea, Portsmouth PO5 2AT, England
+44 23 9282 5113
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
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Closes in 9 min
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
French, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
37 Marmion Road | Southsea, Portsmouth PO5 2AT, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There were 34 of us on a work's Christmas dinner. We arrived at approx 1.15 on a Wednesday. As promised, they had set the restaurant up for our sole use and the tables were set with a festive feel. Considering the number of people they...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank leisuretimelover
Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

How things have changed in half a year. Several menu choices were unavailable the last three times we've eaten here. On our last visit, this extended to our choice of wine and beer as well. When we did get our food, the accompanying sauces for...More

Date of visit: October 2018
6  Thank Fred C
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

Having eaten here a few tines in the past. I Had pork cheeks the plate had a coating of grease had to be taken back. Dauphinoise potatoes were stone cold in the centre which to got returned. My partner had a garlic mushroom dish, which...More

Date of visit: October 2018
4  Thank David M
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

I had the most wonderful visit here just under a week ago for my birthday, after being let down by a fellow restaurant Lou Lou handled 7 of us a such short notice perfectly, most delicious food and such a friendly waiter! Could not have...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank liviihorton
Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

Preciously visited prior to revamp, but wow. Cannot fault this place, amazing food which caters for gluten intolerance, without compromising on quality. Staff were amazing, wine was far too nice and we could of stayed and continues to get merry. Would definitely recommend and cannot...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Naomi C
Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

We both agreed that the menu was interesting with French Tapas. We had very attentive good service and the lunch was good. There was an advert for Sunday roast that would be worth trying. I would say this in one of the better bar/restaurants around...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank PapaUrq1961
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Nice intimate venue, but staff disorganised. A number of items unavailable on the menu and limited wine available. Suggestion from staff was a bottle of £75 wine which was one that was available! Food nice, but nothing outstanding and one dish arrived once we‘d finished!...More

Date of visit: September 2018
4  Thank MsTSouthsea
Reviewed September 6, 2018

This Sunday lunch was the best I have had in a restaurant for a long time. The beef was pink in the middle just how I like it to be. The vegetables were not over cooked, which often they are when cooked on a large...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Sheils48
LL T, Owner at Brasserie Lou Lou's, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2018

Thank you for your comment. We are really pleased to see that you really enjoyed your roast dinner with us. We are looking forward to seeing you again. Kind regards Loulous team

Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

Found this place by chance and just stopped for a nice cold beer, quaint little place. Staff welcoming.

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Lisa W
Reviewed April 28, 2018

Lou Lou's is one of my favourite places in Southsea for a coffee, beer or meal. The owner Charlie and the staff are all very friendly. The new menu is excellent and there's all sorts of food on offer. It's a really chilled out place,...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank sipwithers
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$4 - $18
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:59 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:59 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:59 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:59 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 Marmion Road | Southsea, Portsmouth PO5 2AT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 23 9282 5113
  • E-mail
A very nice French Brasserie, that serves beautiful French small plates, we also have a large gin selection, along with a great wine list and a full stocked bar! We have live jazz every Friday from 7:30. We also serve breakfast Friday-Sunday 9:00-11:30
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