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Duke of Wellington

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Bar, British, Pub
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
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All reviews fish and chips swordfish sunday roast ham beef chilli salad burger the pub lovely old pub tudor house hanging baskets great selection of ales real ale on tap friendly atmosphere friday night
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Reviewed yesterday

Had a fantastic 50th birthday party at the Duke of Wellington, buffet was tasty and the staff were attentive. It was a good experience all round and I would recommend! Thank you..

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank January1969
Reviewed 1 week ago

Called in here the other night as I know they sell my favourite ale....Wadworths 6X. Best in the world. We have been here before and enjoyed it so when we called in again, we were surprised to see the pub under new management. We were...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank loveroaming48
Reviewed 1 week ago

Met up with four friends, two from the USA and two from Australia who had docked into Southampton that morning on the QM2. We had travelled down from North of England to join them until their ship sailed again later in the afternoon. Met up...More

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

Tried this tiny place out one very wet night in Dec and were not disappointed. I had chicken curry and partner had chilli. Both in large amounts and steaming hot. Took a time to get to us but worth the wait

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jacobs08
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friendly South African couple run this bar good food good beer good locals tourists and visitors made welcome by all

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ppboyle
Reviewed 13 December 2018 via mobile

Good food at a reasonable. The chef is a nice guy. Very friendly. The barmaid could use a bit of customer relations training. Failing that just some old fashioned manners would help. Very abrupt and dismissive. The younger girl serving was a pleasure to talk...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank FiveStarVegas
Reviewed 12 December 2018

A great little pub, quintessentially English, Hammer beam rooms, low ceilings, attentive staff & great range of ales & beers. Staff took a genuine interest in me as a customer, taking the time to ask about the book I was reading and helping me retrieve...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Dean M
Reviewed 12 December 2018

We had a superb lunch here. We had been to the German Market but everything felt a little grubby and run down so we thought it a good idea to find a local pub for lunch. Plub+Dog+Food - pretty hard to find but the Duke...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Regina R
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Great old pub - makes you proud to be British. Didn't eat here but the beer is just divine - Wadworths Swordfish is an absolute belter of a real ale and was served at perfect temperature. Will absolutely visit here if I'm back in the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank paul_ricard
Reviewed 10 December 2018

Nice place for the evening drink. There's couple of benches outside on the quiet street. A good place for a drink in the evening.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank John T
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11 August 2017|
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Response from Jorge S | Reviewed this property |
Yes. I used either Visa or MasterCard. Not sure about American Express.
25 April 2017|
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Response from Irisheater11 | Reviewed this property |
Street parking only.
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24 August 2016|
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Response from TeamTex | Reviewed this property |
I would guess they are letting local folks know that it isn't just a tourist location. They were friendly to us and they likely realized that we were not locals.
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