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J's Italian - CLOSED

Jubilee Street 15 Jubilee Terrace, Portsmouth PO5 3AS, England
+44 23 9282 2200
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good18%
  • Average10%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible16%
31 Oct 2015
“What a find.”
16 Oct 2015
“Great Lobster!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Jubilee Street 15 Jubilee Terrace, Portsmouth PO5 3AS, England
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Reviewed 31 October 2015 via mobile

Eager to find a restaurant we stumbled upon j's, warm welcome, cosy atmosphere we soon settled in. The waitress was very polite and attentive. Chose the buffalo mozzarella salad starter followed by the sea bass. Food was delicious with generous portions. Premises were in good...More

2  Thank Hantspete
Reviewed 16 October 2015

I know that reviews have been varied on this restaurant but every time I go I am not disappointed. Yes, there is only one waitress normally, but she is friendly and helpful. I am not a fan of cockles but I did try their deep...More

1  Thank Eldica N
Reviewed 5 October 2015 via mobile

Me and a couple of friends came here to eat and catch up with each other .... What a wonderful little restaurant. ... With an open kitchen you can here the chef making your meals and the sound of the pots and pans ! Wonderful....More

1  Thank Suzanne E
Reviewed 5 September 2015 via mobile

We should have known better when we arrived to find the place almost empty. Service was poor and that's a compliment. "Tiger King Prawns" starter were standard prawns, rare steak arrived almost well done and after waiting 15 minutes for the pepper sauce it was...More

7  Thank Tony-Greedy
Reviewed 29 July 2015 via mobile

Very disappointed. Muscles and prawns to start were cooked well, but that isn't hard really is it? I can cook them well!Neither came with bread to soak up the sauce. I asked for bread, which we were given 6 small pieces that were very dry....More

3  Thank Hayley J
Reviewed 21 July 2015 via mobile

Why do these guys insist on ripping off other companies. First the relentless restaurant using the same font as the drink and now intentionally trying to confuse people into thinking they are jamies italian.

9  Thank boroxy
Reviewed 16 July 2015 via mobile

We decided to try out J's after I found a discount code on line. I wasn't expecting much based on the reviews... And we didn't get much... We were seated downstairs, our first table was right next to the toilet so we moved. It was...More

4  Thank Littleferrett
Reviewed 14 July 2015

Booked a table for 3 for Sat night - big mistake. The food was very overpriced and one main was returned as full of grit from the clams. The beers were very pricey and the waitress struggled with her english, No manager to sort anything...More

7  Thank Tanya B
Reviewed 10 July 2015

Booked table for three at 7.15 on Friday evening, three people in restaurant when we arrived, (not busy at all). Had to ask for drinks rather than be asked, when drinks arrived one was wrong drink. Had to ask twice for some olives whilst viewing...More

12  Thank Ben H
Reviewed 8 July 2015

really cosy and friendly restaurant. Starters could only be described as divine! definitely a place I will visit again

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$17 - US$85
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jubilee Street 15 Jubilee Terrace, Portsmouth PO5 3AS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 23 9282 2200
  • E-mail
Tucked away on the corner of Jubilee Street, Scott Matthews, Owner of Relentless, Steak & Lobster House now presents J's Italian. Freshly prepared Italian Food, cooked to order. Whilst sitting in our beautiful surroundings.
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