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The Talisman pub restaurant

££ - £££, British,
3 Bridge Road | Park Gate, Fareham, Southampton SO31 7GD, England
+44 1489 572614
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Overview
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good34%
  • Average20%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“steak pie” (5 reviews)
“sandwiches” (8 reviews)
“roast dinner” (5 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 23:00 Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
3 Bridge Road | Park Gate, Fareham, Southampton SO31 7GD, England
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1 - 10 of 361 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Good location with spacious car park and nicely decorated interior. This has the potential to be an ideal meeting place. I had the Chicken Kiev from a recommendation and it was a small piece of tasteless chicken with what little flavour there was overcome by...More

1  Thank Eatery_Reviewer
Hall W, Manager at The Talisman pub restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Please accept our apologies for giving you cause to post this review on Trip Advisor. We’d really like the chance to look into this matter further. We’d be very grateful if you could copy and paste your review, together with the Public House name and...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

We came here as a party of 6 on a quiet Monday evening (so not busy). The waiting staff were very pleasant and cheerful - but the chef needs a timer in the kitchen. It wasn't just one or two meals not quite right ALL...More

Thank jane_costigan
Hall W, Manager at The Talisman pub restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Please accept our apologies for giving you cause to post this review on Trip Advisor. We’d really like the chance to look into this matter further. We’d be very grateful if you could copy and paste your review, together with the Public House name and...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Good pub with good food. Gets busy on Friday and Saturday’s. The staff are always friendly and the atmosphere is always lively and happy.

Thank jakp1988
Hall W, Manager at The Talisman pub restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for taking the time to post a review on Trip Advisor. We look forward to welcoming you back very soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited last night for the first time for a meal. The waitress was lovely and couldn't have been more helpful. The friend I was dining with has some food restrictions and she was very obliging about checking with the kitchen and explaining the dishes to...More

Thank LC180660
Hall W, Manager at The Talisman pub restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We really appreciate your feedback; thank you for taking the trouble to post your review. We have taken your comments on board and do hope you will visit us again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've not been in The Talisman since I was a teenager (a really long time ago) and had heard over the years it's rep wasn't "too good" so avoided visiting until yesterday when my brother-in-law booked a table for us all. I was surprised how...More

Thank SarahCB99
Hall W, Manager at The Talisman pub restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to post such a wonderful review on Trip Advisor. We are so pleased we delivered great hospitality, we have taken your comment on board and we look forward to seeing you soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Talisman has become our go to place for a 2 monthly catch up with friends over a leisurely lunch, this was our fourth visit over some 8 months. On this occasion I was bitterly disappointed with the ploughman’s lunch, alarm bells should really have...More

Thank KVJ166
Hall W, Manager at The Talisman pub restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We really appreciate your feedback; thank you for taking the trouble to post your review. We have taken your comments on board and do hope you will visit us again.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited The Talisman with my family for Sunday lunch. Admittedly it was very busy and the staff were stretched, but we experienced quite a few problems with our service and a long wait. My daughter had the Baked Tomato Gnocchi and asked for not to...More

Thank Haydn391
Hall W, Manager at The Talisman pub restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We really appreciate your feedback; thank you for taking the trouble to post your review. We have taken your comments on board and do hope you will visit us again.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great pub/restaurant. Friendly,helpful staff. Wide choice of food. All our meals very tasty. Good choice of wine. Badger's beer. Plenty of parking spaces.

Thank JohnCracknell
Hall W, Manager at The Talisman pub restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Arrived and was told most tables were booked but then there was one they thought. Sat down and had drinks order taken. Drinks arrived & we all order roasts @ which point we were told some sides might not be available. You can imagine our...More

1  Thank HEdgley
Hall W, Manager at The Talisman pub restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Please accept our apologies for giving you cause to post this review on Trip Advisor. We’d really like the chance to look into this matter further. We’d be very grateful if you could copy and paste your review, together with the Public House name and...More

Reviewed 11 August 2018

Went there to meet some friends who work close by. I had the tanglefoot pie, really tasty an my partner decided on something lighter, the ploughman’s. Funny when it arrived the ploughman’s was the largest plate of food seen!! The pub is a bit dark...More

Thank Paul G
Hall W, Manager at The Talisman pub restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

We really appreciate your feedback; thank you for taking the trouble to post your review. We look forward to seeing you again very soon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:30
Monday
10:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 23:00
Thursday
10:00 - 23:00
Friday
10:00 - 00:00
Saturday
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Bridge Road | Park Gate, Fareham, Southampton SO31 7GD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Southampton
  • Phone Number: +44 1489 572614
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