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The Treasury

129 High Street, Southampton SO14 2BR, England
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good37%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible16%
May 18, 2013
Jan 20, 2013
“Terrible food and terrible service”
129 High Street, Southampton SO14 2BR, England
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Reviewed May 18, 2013

Although its website accepts bookings and even sends an auto confirmation, we wasted a trip on Friday eve only to find it locked up and looking like closed for good. Still showing as open on Tastecard.

2  Thank Richard B
Reviewed January 20, 2013

We had one of our worst dining experiences to date at The Treasury for our work party. Paying £35 each, we definitely expected a lot more than depressing music, cold and tough food and the service left a lot to be desired. We submitted a...More

2  Thank Tracey F
Reviewed January 19, 2013

I booked our work Christmas party at the Treasury and it was very disappointing. The food was cold, the people that had pork said it was tough, the vegetarian option was some pasta with a some tomato sauce, not very good for a main course...More

Thank Karen6002
Reviewed January 16, 2013

This will go down as the strangest place I've ever eaten... ever. Visited with 5 female family members while on a shopping weekend. One of the party booked via Groupon. Now afternoon tea in my eyes is about the experience, not just about the sandwiches...More

Thank carina0101
Reviewed December 16, 2012

This is the third and final time i have been here in the last 6 months as it has got worse and worse. 4 of us went today for a special christmas treat. We all ordered the Turkey. We got 2 very small very thin...More

Thank TheJoinersUK
davidcotto, Chef at The Treasury, responded to this reviewResponded December 19, 2012

Oh Dear! Its a pity that you didn't air your concerns during your visit! when we would have had the opportunity to rectify anything that you were not happy with. As previously stated on this site we take comments very seriously, and do our best...More

Reviewed December 16, 2012

The atmosphere was dead, the food absolutely terrible and the manager could really not care less, insulting a member of our party when they complained. If they would just get the food and atmosphere right it could be lovely, try dimming the lights! If you...More

Thank JimmyJames17
Reviewed November 11, 2012

We have just shared a lovely afternoon tea at The Treasury. It was to celebrate my husband's 65th Birthday. My son, daughter-in law and two grandchildren, myself and my husband thoroughly enjoyed it. Three of us would have liked more sandwiches and less cake, the...More

Thank Jackie R
Reviewed November 4, 2012

Just had a lovely hight tea, greeted with pink champagne plenty to eat ....sandwiches, scones,jam & cream, cakes plus a huge slice of gateau. Had our teapot refilled 3 times ( could have had more if we wished) The service was excellent, attentive but not...More

Thank Maureen T
davidcotto, Chef at The Treasury, responded to this reviewResponded November 6, 2012

Thank you for your positive review. We are delighted you enjoyed your visit. We look forward to welcoming you again soon. Kindest Regards David

Reviewed November 4, 2012

We had dined here in the evening a few times previously and decided to try their Sunday afternoon tea. It was a cold day and the vast high-ceilinged restaurant was not quite warm enough. As always, the staff were very pleasant. My wife was guided...More

Thank BroLucius
Reviewed November 1, 2012

Firstly, the building - You cannot miss it. It’s located directly opposite the old church and just over the road from Ranchos. It dominates the street and one of the finest looking buildings in Southampton in my opinion. Lots of history. Inside, its huge! Tons...More

Thank UKcommuter
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Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
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  • Address: 129 High Street, Southampton SO14 2BR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Southampton
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