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The Porterhouse

Jewry Street, Winchester SO23 8SB, England
+44 1962 810532
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Steakhouse, British, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Jewry Street, Winchester SO23 8SB, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A group of four, we ate there last night pre theatre (next door, Theatre Royal, WMOS production of Sweeny Todd, since you don’t ask), having booked just in case there was a rush – there wasn’t, but it was pleasantly busy. We were given a...More

Thank Phil B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here with some friends and we all very much enjoyed the food. Good value if you go for the mid week offer (2 courses for £14.95 or 3 for £17.95). Steak cooked as requested and service good.

Thank Amanda S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Been to this place several times now, the atmosphere , service & the food is always very good... love the steaks & the soup of the day they are yummy..

Thank Danita F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited around a month ago for dinner. It was a Sunday night and we called in speculatively to see if there was a table available. The restaurant was fairly quiet, and we were easily accommodated. I was slightly apprehensive that the restaurant was so...More

Thank Dandyred
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've been here several times, most recently last Saturday night. Steaks, of course - rib eye and rump, which are large pieces and are served with chips and two sauces. We also shared mushroom and broccoli sides, which are quite small and do boost the...More

Thank richandliz28
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was nice but after the reviews I was expecting more. I've had better steak. The veg not brilliant was a little too hard

Thank Jessica E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not impressed overall.. Greek salad had a lot of pesto (why??) in it. Poor seafood medley. Rib eye steak was just OK. The place itself is lacking in atmosphere. We wont be back, unfortunately...

Thank KatMoss
Reviewed 17 April 2017

been here lots of times but they got it wrong this time grilled veggies on miniscule piece of halloumi cheese and ONE spear of asparagus. ribeye was stringy lacked flavour ( far too fresh, never hung). To be fair the manager did knock off the...More

Thank Michael J
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Had a fantastic meal the steak was wonderful and the staff were great even allowed us to take our own cake will definitely go back.

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Evening meal, prompt service and good quality steaks, perfectly cooked. Mixed starter could have been hotter but didn't spoil the overall experience

Thank Kim E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jewry Street, Winchester SO23 8SB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Winchester
  • Phone Number: +44 1962 810532
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