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Casa de Castro

96A Albert Road | Southsea, Portsmouth PO5 2SN, England
+44 7507 821811
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“quiche” (37 reviews)
“custard tart” (20 reviews)
“cakes” (82 reviews)
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Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
96A Albert Road | Southsea, Portsmouth PO5 2SN, England
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Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

Came in out of the cold wind and rain, to be sadly disappointed with this place. The ambience was very nice, warm and calm, but unfortunately we were disappointed with both the food and drink. Sadly the Belgium hot chocolate really did taste like instant...More

Date of visit: December 2018
5  Thank FoodTraveluk
Reviewed 3 November 2018

Everyone loves their Portugese style tarts. It is a cosy place run by a Brazilian/French couple. The husband does front of house while his wife cooks fabulous cakes and pastries. A nice non-chain place to meet a friend for a chat and nice bites to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank keke22
Reviewed 24 October 2018

Situated right on the Albert Rd, Casa is a real gem of a place for pastries, cakes, savoury snacks, and coffee. As a result it can get a little crowded at peak times but if you time it right you can avoid the bustle of...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank RoderickSpode
Reviewed 20 September 2018

A great find.Very nice staff. The best Bakewell Tart I’ve ever had-the lightest pastry, very crisp and not too sweet. Perfect!

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank JEC61
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Popped into the coffee shop for a cup of Earl grey tea and a pasties de Nata with my husband. We are visitors to the area. What a wonderful atmosphere and the Tea and pastry was out of this world. We would recommend this coffee...More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank 6priors
Reviewed 12 August 2018

We found this by accident when ducking in somewhere out of the rain and now it's our cafe of choice. I have never had anything here that wasn't wonderful! It is small inside but cosy and comfortable with a little garden at the back. Always...More

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank Portmaid
Reviewed 11 August 2018

nice local place for coffee and the Portuguese custard tarts are delicious, has a nice back garden. Service can be a bit slow, so not for if you in a rush.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Goldwhispers
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Went here because they sell Portugese Tartlets - one of my favourites and not only did they have a plentiful supply but had also made ones with organic blackberries. They grow their own in the garden, located at the back of the cafe. This is...More

Date of visit: July 2018
2  Thank Philip P
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Absolutely amazing pastries, the apple custard tart and Portuguese tarts were simply delicious. The other cakes and pastries looked equally as wonderful.

Date of visit: July 2018
2  Thank rachelt148
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Lovely little cafe on Albert Road, doesn't look much from the outside, but always busting and busy inside. They have a beautiful little garden out the back with very mismatch furniture and loo, always clean and tidy. Their coffee is really good and although inside...More

Date of visit: June 2018
2  Thank 57Kathleen
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1 January 2015|
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Response from CasaDeCastroSouthsea | Property representative |
Hello Victor, We are open until 4pm. Our lunch options include Quiches, Savoury Croissant, Soup, and Pizza. We also serve side salad. Everything is homemade in the premises.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$6
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:30 - 16:00
08:30 - 16:00
08:30 - 16:30
08:30 - 16:30
08:30 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 96A Albert Road | Southsea, Portsmouth PO5 2SN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 7507 821811
  • E-mail
Casa De Castro is a lovely coffee shop and patisserie run by a Franco-Brazilian couple that has build its strong reputation on the quality of its homemade cakes and savouries. Beautiful garden, excellent coffee and jazzy music come together to make Casa De Castro a delightful place to have a pleasant and relaxing moment
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