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Skewer House


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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
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All reviews chorizo skewers fried maize sticky rice chicken flat bread biscuit cake flambe mixed fish salad chourico sirloin homemade chips king prawns potatoes lobster side dishes
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

First time visiting this restaurant and have nothing but good things to say about it. Arrived on a busy Friday evening and we were very well looked after by the waiting staff. Ordered the house special, food was all fantastic! Overall it was a great...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank M5738VRsteveb
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here for my birthday and absolutely loved it! The food is delicious and very good value for money. We always get the house special which is enough for 2 people to share. When we have previously come here, the service can sometimes be...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 95amier
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve visited here a few times and just love it. Service is quite slow but it’s so worth the wait. Very good value for money too. I’ll be back soon.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank mstjs78
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well our party of five were very hungry and meeting up as a thank you for helping us in the past week we booked TSH about a week ago. This was my second trip to Skewer House and it turned out to be a interesting...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank fairandcrucial07
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always a great night has here food is lovely staff all very lovely and the best thing is the deco, atmosphere and the fact that all the plates do not match but this is what makes this an amazing Portuguese restaurant, it’s highly recommended and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank spikall
Reviewed 6 January 2019

big portions not much flavours lots of salt and garlic the prawns are undercooked slightly overpriced

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank antoine a
Reviewed 27 December 2018 via mobile

Went there for lunch and it was absolutely brilliant. The food was first class they did a special Christmas skewer of turkey and pigs in blankets, service was good and the people were very friendly. Will definitely be back

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank John C
Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

Myself and my partner have always wanted to go to this restaurant and have always looked at the menu online and today we decided to go for a spot of lunch and omg what a lovely place and the food was beautiful it was so...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank lizh338
Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

I took my partner here for lunch oh my god it was amazing probably the most tastiest meal I have ever had at a really great price infact we are going back very soon

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Martin R
Reviewed 3 December 2018

There is something wonderfully rustic about eating meat from a stick in a lovely old building. The only downside is that this was clearly a very very old pub way back when so the seating can be a little cramped. But I've been 3 times...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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6 October 2018|
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Response from Paul30071961 | Reviewed this property |
There are 2 steps to get into restaurant. There is an indoor loo downstairs. The others are outside in the back courtyard. Ok to drop outside but you have to drive around the block to get into public carpark.
2 September 2018|
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Response from Hugo R | Property representative |
Hello yes we are the only day we close is Sundays
Donna D
4 February 2017|
Response from Hugo R | Property representative |
hi Donna the Number is 292. i have posted on facebook also.
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