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Spice Island Inn

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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
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Reviewed 2 days ago

As usual, when we spent a week in Portsmouth recently, we walked over to the Spice Island Inn. The service was very good, the food was excellent, and when we asked if the volume of the music could be turned down a little, it was...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Valerie C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Liked this place in February so we came back. Great kedgeree! Very green pea soup! Sunny and warm while we were there despite some strange weather all weekend so we were able to sit outside. Very pleasant.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Glynis98
Greene_K1ng, Manager at Spice Island Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you again for taking the time to let us know how we did. We hope you have a great day!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really disappointed to read some of these reviews as we had a lovely visit. The team on shift were polite and fast with service, food was delicious and the atmosphere was great. Beautiful views and just an overall lovely evening. Manager on shift was very...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Luvabeau
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been to Portsmouth a couple of times & normally eat at the Still and West - fancied a change this time. The pub is very well located. We sat upstairs with a great view of the Spinnaker Tower and the boats coming and going. Unfortunately...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Ginlover73
Greene_K1ng, Manager at Spice Island Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Ginlover73, we regret to hear that you had a negative experience with us, but would appreciate the chance to turn your experience around.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Its a nice sunny evening on the south coast and Spice Island is the place to be....not if you want a drink!!!! Luckily we got in before the rush and had a lovely meal and the staff were great. Oh fancy another beer no chance!!!!...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank Lyn S
Greene_K1ng, Manager at Spice Island Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Lyn S, we're disappointed to hear of the negative experience you had at our location. We strive for 100% satisfaction, and we regret to find out that this was not the case.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband chose it for the patio, where we enjoyed drinks, then proceeded upstairs for dinner. I ordered an interesting flavored cider which came warm and very cloudy,, ginger and rhubarb. turns out it was the last bit in the Box!!! and hence warm. I...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Beverly M
Greene_K1ng, Manager at Spice Island Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We are disappointed to learn of your experience here at Spice Island Portsmouth, but will take this opportunity to improve.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is our pub of choice when in old Portsmouth. Good reasonably priced food and a fair selection of beers with friendly staff. Views over the harbour are unbeatable. On our last visit a ukulele club were playing which for us added to the fun...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Portmaid
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my partner go to the Spice Island Inn all the time and quite often get food too! Food has always been spot on, and is generally a lovely place to go. It’s a go to whenever we have friends or family visit from...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank sophiebT1465VO
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Big fans of the Spice Island pub down on the Point in Old Portsmouth: superb location to watch the harbour traffic go by, and good pub grub with well kept beer. The staff are always friendly and helpful, both on the phone when booking a...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Alex K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Will never go back, the roast was awful, chicken was overcook and looked like a load of slop. Potatoes were rubbery, the carrots were hard and still had the tops on. Would not recommend at all.

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank Linda M
Greene_K1ng, Manager at Spice Island Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Linda M, we regret to hear that you had a negative experience with us, but would appreciate the chance to turn your experience around.

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