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Bar 38

££ - £££, British,
R1 Boulevard Building Gunwharf Quays | South Building, Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth PO1 3TW, England
+44 23 9285 1070
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good38%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible13%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
R1 Boulevard Building Gunwharf Quays | South Building, Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth PO1 3TW, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely staff and great atmosphere well recommend it for night out. Great night last night charity night and lots of live music .

Thank wbsjadams
Reviewed 30 January 2018

the only thing better than a pornstar martini is a GIANT pornstar martini! fabulous waiters and bar attendants. Only thing is waiting in queue's you get ignored and have to ask to be served as they get very busy.

Thank Molly-Mae C
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Visited on a busy Saturday evening for drinks. Waiting ages to get served. Cocktails were 2 for 1 but were filled with too much ice. Toilets were not clean - floors wet and slippery.

Thank Barry S
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

We booked a table for 16 for our section Christmas party. We ordered the Buffett option and was really impressed with the quality of the food and the price was very good. The only problem I had was the fact that we were situated upstairs...More

Thank Cindy K
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

We went in for a few drinks for a friends birthday. It was a nice atmosphere, clean and the christmas decs were great. We ordered the giant pornstar martini sharer, my friend went to take it upstairs whilst I paid but the barman huffed and...More

Thank Phoebe Mae M
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

Had a fab night, we hired the upstairs part and was not disappointed. We opted for a buffet which was lovely, the staff were very helpful and the evening went smoothly. Will definitely book another party there.

Thank kimphips
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

Morning visit to Gunwharf Quays and popped in for breakfast. Typical ‘chain style’ pub, probably a great place for watching sport. Pretty quiet in the morning and a nice friendly welcome from the staff. Service was quick and efficient and food was decent and very...More

Thank Tim121home
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Eaten here on many occasions as well as trying most of the cocktails on offer! Weather permitting, find a table outside by water and enjoy a nice meal with a few cocktails. Lovely place to spend a few hours :)

1  Thank Traceybrownsword1971
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Just had a drink and some nibbles a tray of meats cheese etc which was great looking out on to the sea exactly what we wanted staff were helpful and it was very reasonable .

Thank Pam M
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Came here to mainly watch the football at a lunch time kick off. The pub/restaurant itself wasn’t that busy which was an added bonus. The staff appeared to be friendly, and the atmosphere inside was loud and cheerful. Ordering drinks/food was an absolute breeze, food...More

Thank T L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$17
Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:30
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:30
11:00 - 01:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: R1 Boulevard Building Gunwharf Quays | South Building, Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth PO1 3TW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 23 9285 1070
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We are a Cocktail Bar and Restaurant serving food till 7pm daily. 2-4-1 ★Happy Hours★ from 5pm till 8pm after which our DJ's supply the soundtrack to your night playing the best tunes every Wednesday,Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Group of you coming in? Hen/Stag Do? Birthday Party? Get in contact to find out about our Private Function Areas from 5 to 200 people!!
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