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The old oyster house

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Oyster house

Out for a walk with dog both needed drink answer pet friendly pub near coastal walk ideal very... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2018
Alex H
Portsmouth, England, United Kingdom
via mobile

Great friendly staff. Very bare Inside, a bit featureless and brown. Drinks reasonable in price and... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2018
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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5 May 2018
“Oyster house ”
15 Apr 2018
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291 Locksway Road, Portsmouth PO4 8LH, England
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Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

I was out to the review the local pubs and delights of Moorings Way, as I heard so many good reviews from local fisherman and prostitues that I meant the night before down Queen Street, but I'll leave that story for another time. The Oyster...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Out for a walk with dog both needed drink answer pet friendly pub near coastal walk ideal very happy customer and dog.Well done Cath very welcoming.Its not a wine bar ! But it is a Local .

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Alex H
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

We visited as a family after a long walk by the water. The inside is tired and drab. The prices are good value. Sadly it was the service we received from a member of staff who muttered under his breath cursing us. He didn’t even...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank 554wendys
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Great friendly staff. Very bare Inside, a bit featureless and brown. Drinks reasonable in price and a stones throw from the waters edge, giving it a good location for a well earned drink after a walk along the shoreline

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank voxrussellk
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Good Pub Great Fire, Beer good Company ,Kath the Landlady is Magic ,Make you More than Welcome ,try you Won't be Disappointed

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Nigel S
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by my colleague that grew up in the area. It's a must go to place if you're in Boston! Obviously specializing in fresh seafood. The restaurant is said to be the oldest in North America or at least the oldest in...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank sach0k
Reviewed 15 February 2016

I have visited the pub on numerous occasions, especially on a bike, since it is conveniently located on a 'Round the Harbour' route, sadly not available currently as the Hayling Ferry is not running. It is a 'rough and ready' old-fashioned pub, with no frills....More

Date of experience: March 2015
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Reviewed 7 January 2015 via mobile

Fab land lady and land lord very welcoming recommend for a drinks and a good night out. Friendly and made myself and my family very welcome. Good old fashioned pub, love it in here. 👍👍👍👍👍👍

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank PUP2012
Reviewed 9 August 2014

Sadly much changed since early 90s, but at least it is not shuttered like so many pubs. Open and airy due to the high ceilings, loads of outdoor seating, but unsure where one would park. Snooker table with ample room. Shabby but nice, locals and...More

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank Farfarer20
Reviewed 8 July 2014

The beer was OK and the staff too but the place had no atmosphere at all probably something to do with the fact that there were hardly any tables apart from those alongside the walls. It is a local drinkers place and not an olde...More

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank Dorsetbruce
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steve n shirley w
2 June 2018|
Response from Alex H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry only good company and drinks,Thatched House (Green King) is opposite but be prepared to wait for your meal!