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The Spinnaker Cafe

96 Broad Street | Old Portmouth, Portsmouth PO1 2JE, England
+44 7434 727664
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“paninis” (4 reviews)
“coleslaw” (7 reviews)
“scones” (4 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 16:30 Hours
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options
96 Broad Street | Old Portmouth, Portsmouth PO1 2JE, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived very early in the morning and after a peaceful walk on the promenade to watch the sunrise (and to wake up !) we were happy they opened at 8. Very good full English breakfast. Tasty veggi as well. Vegan available. Large choice on...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 306stephanyd
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although I have no complaints about the breakfasts on Brittany Ferries, on this trip we are spending a few days in Portsmouth so decided to eat ashore. We were out of the docks by about 06.30 and parked in the car park next to the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Britinexile
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I Popped into spinnaker cafe just for a coffee and toasted tea cakes on Wednesday 2nd ofJan. The welcome was amazing as was the service. Best coffee we have had in ages. We decided to go back two days later to try...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Expedition785392
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dreaded taking out two veggies and a gluten free for a full English, but the spinnaker Cafe pulled it off with style. great food, excellent service and VFM.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 411nickn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with a friend for breakfast, was pleased to find a vegan breakfast on the menu, the food was great, cooked freshly and The service was great, friendly staff

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Susiesimms
Reviewed 6 December 2018

Gluten free lunch we had a full English staff at the restaurant so understanding about allergies I also have a dairy allergy so they made sure I had dairy free spread on my toast if you have allergies I would highly recommend this restaurant

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank carol l
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

A lovely cafe offering a range of English cooked breakfasts in a historic part of Portsmouth ideal for exploring Old Portsmouth. Staff were very friendly attentive and accommodating.Thoroughly recommended.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank kev4bh
Reviewed 24 November 2018

Located in The Old Town came across this café whilst out walking. It was busy and we were sat around a corner and seemed like we had been forgotten by the staff. Waited a long time to place an order. When the food came it...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jeremys480
Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

We popped in to check out the Spinnaker cafe and how surprised were we , the meals were fantastic ! It’s a small cafe but once you get a seat the food is amazing the breakfast were very big and we only had the large...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank SharonTa123
Reviewed 1 November 2018

Lovely quick early afternoon bite... lovely afternoon and would certainly return again. Lovely food and very enjoyable.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Harrygins32
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Questions & Answers
30 October 2017|
Response from JLo-Denmead | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I can't answer that question, however if they do no "The Canteen" in the Hotwalls certainly does.
6 March 2017|
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Response from Nicky M | Property representative |
Morning John. Yes we welcome all we'll behaved dogs inside The Spinnaker Cafe. Look forward to seeing you & your pooch ;)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:30
08:00 - 16:30
08:00 - 16:30
08:00 - 16:30
08:00 - 16:30
08:00 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 96 Broad Street | Old Portmouth, Portsmouth PO1 2JE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 7434 727664
  • E-mail
The Spinnaker Cafe is located in the heart of Old Portsmouth, Southsea, Hampshire. It is surrounded by history and has an amazing view of the Spinnaker Tower situated just over the water. It is loacated within walking distance to Gunwarf Quays and the famous 'Hot Walls.' We have a variety of delicious homemade food & cakes to offer to sit in or takeaway.
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