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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Nightclub
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“Great value for lunch Great nightclub Stunning views on the balcony on a summers day”
  • 5 locals recommend
Pub
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“The best views of the harbour and ships going in and out. Great for a pint indoors or out! Good food, the restaurant upstairs has great views. A great place to end up after exploring Old Portsmouth.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Casino
“"Grosvenor Casino Portsmouth is the perfect leisure destination, offering a unique gaming experience in the heart of Portsmouth’s finest designer retail outlet. Our recent refurbishment has created a brand new gaming area to compliment the main casino, bringing you more Jackpot Slot Machines, new table games including a Bucket Dice Table, a Big 6 Money Wheel and a late night bar. Each area comes with its own unique ambiance, giving you the chance to tailor your ultimate casino experience at Grosvenor Casino Portsmouth. Grosvenor Casinos’ restaurants offer an array of contemporary and delectable dishes and drinks, all served in a relaxed and welcoming environment. Whether full meals such as our delicious mushrooms, goats’ cheese, spinach and roasted cherry tomatoes stone-baked pizza or small plates such as slow-cooked tender pork ribs, there is something for everyone. Tuck into our premium 10oz. Rib-Eye steak cooked to your preference for date night, snack on our salt & pepper dusted fried calamari with garlic mayonnaise and fresh lemon with your friends, or satisfy your sweet tooth with our warm Belgian waffles served with vanilla ice cream drizzled in chocolate. And we’ve handpicked wines, beers and spirits from all around the globe to complement our range of dishes. Be sure to check your local casino for their new menu offering as well as any special food and drink offers."”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bowling Alley
“Gunwharf Quays is situated on the waterfront and has a range of good bars, restaurants and outlet shops”
  • 15 locals recommend
Bowling Alley
“"Hollywood Bowl Gunwharf Quays has 26 lanes of tenpin bowling, full sized American pool tables, the latest arcade games and a late-licensed Bar and Grill serving all of your favourites. With our new online booking system, bowling just got better!"”
  • 2 locals recommend
Tea Room
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“A 10 minute walk from home and a great breakfast! I have also never seen such amazing cakes!”
  • 12 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Located at Haslar Marina Hardy's is popular with the sailing fraternity. The food is good and portions generous. They have a small bar area for drinks and snacks.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
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  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Seafood Restaurant
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“Trendy place to eat and meet much loved by locals. Outside terrace and lovely interior. ”
  • 9 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Freshly served food within a family run Chinese restaurant, the all you can eat buffet won't leave you feeling hungry at great prices.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Store
“Fantastic cafe right on the river. Beautiful views, and great coffee and food. Good walks along the river, dog friendly.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bar
“We love this place. It always has a great atmosphere, the food is small plate tapas style and the staff are lovely. There is a tiny cocktail bar downstairs too. We have never had to book for a lunchtime but always for an evening as it gets really busy.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Thai Restaurant
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  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“"Sakura was established in 2009 as the first Japanese restaurant in Portsmouth. Since our opening night we have always strived to bring the taste of true Japanese cuisine to our customers, while adding friendly service, knowledge and a lot of enthusiasm for what we do. Whether you are trying to get into the amazing world of Japanese food, getting an amazing pre-theatre meal or just wanting a fantastic meal, we would always do our best to please."”
  • 6 locals recommend
French Restaurant
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“A little more expensive but worth it. It’s right around the corner - you could hop to it!”
  • 9 locals recommend