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Wellington Kitchen Lounge Bar


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Certificate of Excellence2018 - 2019 Winner

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A traditional restaurant, bar & Lounge renown for it's locally sourced, freshly prepared food, served by friendly staff in a warm and welcoming atmosphere. Refurbished in 2016. Opulent & comfortable surroundings, serving breakfast, brunch, lunch & dinner, cocktails, or coffee and cake. With an extensive range of quality wines & spirits, with an interesting gin & rum menu. Families & dogs welcome. Lovely secluded garden with comfy rattan furniture, blankets and heaters, partially covered. Located in Old Portsmouth by the sea wall, in walking distance of Portsmouth Cathedral, the Historic Dockyard and Gunwharf Quays.
$6 - $25
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Street Parking, Wine and Beer
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Popped into the Wellington on 05/06 after a fun day of D-day celebrations. We approached the bar and were greeted by a lovely young man who gave us a very warm welcome. The young man (I can’t remember his name but think it may have...More

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank KarenT1963x
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the Wellington on Sunday with family that were visiting for the weekend couldn't believe the price of drinks, we had been drinking in the still and west and moved up to the Wellington the same round cost £12 more in there.no choice of...More

Date of visit: May 2019
4  Thank Lyn R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic restaurant Beautiful food, ordered all different starters and mains and every single one was amazing! great service as well, good lively atmosphere, perfect for date nights and group events!! would highly recommend.

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank Millie W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for Sunday lunch. Ordered chicken roast and the pork roast. Pork roast ‘hadn’t been defrosted yet’ so I got the beef. Both dishes were poor quality - both were only just warm and tasted as if they’d been reheated, including the vegetables. Really unimpressed...More

Date of visit: May 2019
6  Thank niamhlc
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

An average bar with pretensions to be a nice restaurant - those pretensions only stretch as far as the decor. The waiting staff, whilst keen to be helpful, didn't know alot about the food at all. We're talking portion size here, not provenance of the...More

Date of visit: May 2019
6  Thank curiositywastaken
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Wow, absolute disappointment used to eat regularly at this restaurant, but the food is bad and service worse. It got to the point it was laughable

Date of visit: May 2019
5  Thank danielhT4793HG
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Went for lunch this afternoon with my mum! The burger was one of the best I have had for a long time! Would highly recommend!

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed May 5, 2019 via mobile

I phoned first to book a table of my choice but clearly this was ignored as the table was already occupied, first negative. The lovely Italian waiter asked if we wanted drinks before eating, they didn't have the Martini i wanted, second negative. We ordered...More

Date of visit: April 2019
8  Thank Helen S
Reviewed April 17, 2019 via mobile

I went with my husband for his birthday, lovely inside very welcoming and decor a bit quirky but really nice. We both ordered steak and chips and it was the best steak I have had in ages cooked to perfection. Then sticky toffee pudding and...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank KarenY1341
Reviewed April 17, 2019

Staff were friendly enough, food was very average at best, and warm bottled lager. I am guessing a recent change of ownership, as last time I visited far better experience.

Date of visit: April 2019
6  Thank pompeyrt
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