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Patisserie Valerie

The Tramshed Market Square Gunwharf Quays | Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth PO1 3FB, England
+44 23 9229 1168
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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“scones” (23 reviews)
“cake” (45 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 20:00All hours
Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
The Tramshed Market Square Gunwharf Quays | Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth PO1 3FB, England
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11 - 20 of 238 reviews

Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Waited more than 10 minutes - not even acknowledged and many other tables had waited far longer and started to complain. Too many tables, too close together with not enough staff.

1  Thank Matt F
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Their cakes are always delicious. Staff always polite. The place always a delight. I'm wanting another slice of cake now. Damn.

Thank SimbaMufasa
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Bought for a birthday present. Venue very disappointing,tables to close together,teapots not very clean and tea not nice. The scones were burnt on the bottom. We had bought the afternoon tea for my sister in law for a present and the whole experience was very...More

2  Thank buckchris
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

We were not impressed with this afternoon tea and we have tried many now. After arriving at the time we had booked for, we waited 20mins just for one small pot of tea. We were not given the choice of tea as stated on the...More

1  Thank Sharon M
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Afternoon tea for two - £12.50 a head - very good value for money. 3 plates of sandwiches, warm savouries, hot scones and delicious cakes. All consumed along with 3 cups of coffee for me! Drinks were refillable in the cost - 3 cups of...More

Thank zx6rHampshire
Reviewed 18 September 2017

First of all we were very early (as we were hungry!) but the staff were happy for us to sit and wait whilst they finished preparing our sandwiches (very fresh!) and we were more than happy for somewhere to rest our legs for a bit...More

Thank Natasha D
Reviewed 9 September 2017

We really enjoyed our experience at Patisserie Valerie! We were given a voucher for an afternoon cream tea for two which we traded in with no problem, the staff recognised the voucher straight away and we didn't need to book in advance. We were given...More

Thank Carolyn P
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Big shout out to the staff who were so polite and friendly. We had an afternoon tea with 4 pieces of cake to takeaway voucher. As it was a hot day they were more than accommodating to keep out takeaway selections cold for us while...More

Thank Elaine W
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Been looking forward to having my favourite cake, mille feuille. It was a birthday treat. The service was awful. Slow and they didn't appear to know the menu and some spoke poor English. The layering of the cake was wrong. Half layers of Pastry and...More

1  Thank jwke
Reviewed 27 August 2017

They were very busy, so I expected a wait, I did not expect to be ignored and then made to wait at a dirty table for 3/4hr for another waiter to ignore me again. I had caught the waiters eye, and indicated politely that we...More

1  Thank Lisa C
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9 November 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from JMC291213 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, been of the site for a while, I don't know the answer to this.
Diana D
29 May 2015|
Response from 568janef |
Yes, they do. I have just booked afternoon tea for four as a special promo offer.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$20
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Tramshed Market Square Gunwharf Quays | Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth PO1 3FB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 23 9229 1168
Lovingly handmade cakes
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