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Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Parking Available, Free off-street parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 22 December 2020 via mobile

Second time we have visited. Each time limited drinks available. We visited 2nd time round after some attractive rum based cocktails were advertised on Facebook. Arrived and told they had run out of rum. The specialist coffee replacement was not a worthysubstitute. Will stick to...More

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 11 October 2020

Great freshly prepared Butchers Sausage sandwich Onion Relish in lovely Focaccia Bread and and ice cold dry Cider made a great Autumn lunch in the Sunshine overlooking the top of Portsmouth Harbour towards Port Solent. Would recommend and will certainly be returning during future shoreline...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 5 October 2020

I ventured here one day post lockdown with my two young boys, and was promised The Best Mocha I’d had in ages!! Luca and Nicole did not disappoint!! I have been back quite a few times since with various friends and family, and enjoyed cake...More

Date of visit: August 2020
saltcafe66, Owner at The Beach Hut Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2020

thank you for your lovely review!

Reviewed 20 September 2020

Lovely sea setting at the end of a industrial harbour area. Nice seating with picturesque views and nice atmosphere. Staff good and the food though limited is nice to.

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 9 September 2020 via mobile

AMAZING service food first class. Went to lunch today absolutely lovely home cooked beautiful clean. Tables. Definitely will return dawn and wendie

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 7 September 2020

Friendly staff, lovely atmosphere, good service. Unfortunately by the time our full breakfast arrived (seated outside) , some of it was cold and the toast/bread needed a saw to cut it. Coffee was good though and would visit again for a HOT breakfast.

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 19 August 2020

It's hopeless to get in so we turned around to find another place to eat, need to make the place assessable so you feel welcome. Will try again to visit next time

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 16 August 2020

Drinks and cakes excellent (the same people who run the Salt Café at Wicor Marina); safe environment with track and trace very efficient (had details from previous visit already on the system). Inside and outside seating. Right next to the boat lift - now there's...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 3 August 2020

Had the pleasure of introducing both sets of parents to this gem of cafe which is local for them & tucked around the back of a busy wharf. Staff were really accommodating and reserved a table for us so that they could enjoy the outside...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 15 June 2020 via mobile

Wow. Lovely cafe of the beaten track with event views across the Portsmouth harbour towards the cliffs. Nice coffee and bacon butty, excellent carrot cake. Delicious and gluten free too! Definitely will do again. Reluctantly recommended as not wanting the vine to change by becoming...More

Date of visit: June 2020
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15 February 2021|
Response from dawnpadams | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is. Hot chocolate is fantastic too
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Beach Hut Cafe

  • Yes, The Beach Hut Cafe offers takeaway services.

  • Yes, The Beach Hut Cafe offers delivery services.

  • The Beach Hut Cafe is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5