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Grand Cafe

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1 South Western House | Terminus Terrace, Southampton SO14 3AS, England
+44 23 8033 9303
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11:00 - 00:30
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Sun 11:00 - 18:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 00:30
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

My boyfriend & I share a birthday & had the most wonderful time celebrating at Grand Cafe. The food was excellent - I had steak on the stone & my boyfriend had lamb. Both were delicious! We also had a few cocktails that were really top quality. However it was the staff who made our visit extra special. James especially.... More 

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Thank Anna Christina H
London, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Had a lovely meal here with a group. Menu fantastic as always, there always seems to be a bit of change so we can have something new. We were celebrating, our server asked, and then brought us out a special little desert for the occasion despite us not ordering one, really made the night special. Thank you. Would definitely recommend... More 

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Thank Caitlyn E
Southampton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Sunday lunch was great although one parsnip seemed a bit mean. Also not everyone likes red cabbage so maybe an alternative to that could be offered? Service impeccable as always - attentive but never overbearing. The singer was brilliant. A young lady with a beautiful voice. Was thoroughly enjoying her so was disappointed that she finished her set after what... More 

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Thank scoobyjmg
Southampton, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent service - everyone was friendly and happy! Lovely food, great entertainment and lovely atmosphere! Thankyou to everyone at the grand cafe - we will be coming back!

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Thank mrsjeffcoat
Dunstable, United Kingdom
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76 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We returned to The Grand Café for Sunday lunch a lovely building spacious interior. Live music was excellent. The four of us all ordered roast chicken it was superb. Corn fed chicken was succulent with roast potatoes, pigs in blankets, Yorkshire pudding and five vegetables. With a very good bottle of French Chardonnay the whole thing was a delight. £10.95.... More 

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Thank Jerryh227
UK
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35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A truly fabulous place for Sunday lunch. Great bar area... live singer who gave it nice atmosphere. The lunch was hot and very tasty. Great portions... and gravy to die for.... good value for money, but most of all fab service. James looked after us and was very attentive/professional and had a most charming manner! Will most definitely be back.

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Thank bubbleshampshire
Pattaya, Thailand
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153 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a family dinner here recently to celebrate my brother's birthday and I was very impressed with the level of service and the food. We had a three course set menu which I thought was great value. I had the goats cheese starter followed by pan fried hake. For dessert I had the chocolate yule log with vanilla ice... More 

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Thank Samuel_J_Russell
Southampton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Dined here on 11th February 2017. Food excellent, staff excellent and very good value for money taking into account the sumptuous surroundings and the prices at the new restaurant chains in the watermark development. However, a 50 minute wait was far to long for the first course to arrive (fortunately, didn't have a starter) but had a wobbly coffee which... More 

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Thank PROGMIESTER
London
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked a table in advance for an early Valentine's meal. The impression from website, trip advisor, outside and the name itself is 'Grand' but upon arrival we quickly realised it wasn't. Unfortunately booking a table at 7pm on a Friday evening was our first mistake because it was the middle of happy hour. The bar was very loud with... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I held my hen do at the venue on Saturday 4th February, which involved an afternoon tea and an evening meal.  The whole day was fabulous, the food was great and all the colleagues at the Grand Cafe and the club downstairs, helped to make my day very special.  There is one particular member of staff that stood out from... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
British, Soups, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 18:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:30
Thursday
11:00 - 00:30
Friday
11:00 - 00:30
Saturday
11:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 South Western House | Terminus Terrace, Southampton SO14 3AS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Southampton
  • Phone Number: +44 23 8033 9303

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?