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Boilevard Building | South Building, Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth PO1 3TW, England
02392 851070
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Open now
All hours
Sun 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Mon - Tue 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wed 11:00 am - 1:30 am
Thu 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 1:30 am
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Dudley, United Kingdom
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224 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Popped in when visiting the keys for a cocktail. Cocktail list is extensive and well made. I guess the interior is a buzz at nightime but felt a bit raw on a quiet afternoon. Plenty of outdoor seating alongside the wharf which was super on a sunny afternoon.

Thank family147
Rainham, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We popped in here for cocktails one afternoon as it was happy hour. Prices were ok but I wouldn't want to eat here, our first impression was that it was dirty and stinks. We took our drinks outside as it felt dirty with sticky tables and floor around the bar area. It seemed to be a meeting place for youngsters... More 

Thank A-Sunshine-lover
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

5 o'clock cocktails. Honestly you could sit there all day and watch the world go by. Good service good prices and the 2 for 1 cocktails really are a bargain.

Thank north07
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The staff were absolutely fantastic polite well presented. We orderd 2 full breakfasts sat outside by the quay food came pritty fast and was gorgeous cooked to perfection. Although im not sure what it would be like when busy we could not fault anything. Thank you to a wonderfull start to our holiday. Will defenatly visit again.

Thank tony w
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Saw this place and thought it looked good for a bit of lunch we had a wheelchair with us which proved to be no problem easy access found a table no problem food was nice and a pleasant atmosphere how ever the staff behind the bar were very rude and this put us off the place they were to busy... More 

Thank Tony S
Dunboyne, Ireland
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136 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 231 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

A nice Pub/Bar/Restaurant with nice outdoor seating at Gunwharf Quays.Food we had was average but ok-ish.Nothing special. The Fish And Chips could have been with more taste, it was quite blunt....The outside seating compensated on everything else.

Thank Arik P
Spalding, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016 via mobile

Very sad state of affairs when food takes over 35 minutes to arrive and then two out of three meals are served cold. Complaint brought out a supervisor who offered more drinks or replacement food, but we were on our way to a meeting and could not afford to wait another half hour with no guarantee that the food would... More 

Thank Jeff G
Colchester, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016

Staff very friendly Food average - fish and chips - pizza Could and should do better if offering food Would try somewhere else next time in area.

Thank Kevin F
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3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016

I went here for drinks with friends and I've never normally had a problem. However, my friend went to buy two cocktails, hers was fine, mine was about a shot's worth for a 7 quid cocktail! A quarter of the glass with a slap dash half a lime chucked in. I politely asked for a refund or a change of... More 

Thank Briony C
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135 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016

Just come in from having Sunday lynch here, Roast lamb to die for. Great service great atmosphere, great prices and great food!

Thank blackpoolbazza

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$4 - $16
Bar, British, American, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 1:30 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 1:30 am
11:00 am - 1:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Boilevard Building | South Building, Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth PO1 3TW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: 02392 851070
We are a Cocktail Bar and Restaurant serving food till 7pm daily. 2-4-1 ★Happy Hours★ from 5pm till 8pm after which our DJ's supply the soundtrack to your night playing the best tunes every Wednesday,Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
Group of you coming in? Hen/Stag Do? Birthday Party? Get in contact to find out about our Private Function Areas from 5 to 200 people!!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?