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Lake Yard


Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options

Location and contact

Stunning Waterside Members Bar and Restaurant. Visitors are welcome.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Seafood, British
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Superb evening with friends, staff fresh and young and full of smiles. A real nice warm feeling here. We have also become members.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank sandynoeljane
Reviewed 20 December 2018

We arrived in torrential rain and gale force winds so we couldn’t appreciate the view across the harbour. However the venue was attractive and welcoming with a busy bar area. Tables were well spaced. One of our party had eaten lunch there some two years...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Peter T
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Friendly, cheerful, helpful staff. Coffee came with a tasty mini pastry. Weather good so sat outside, option of open or under cover.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Timothy B
Reviewed 12 November 2018

We enjoyed a lovely meal in beautiful surroundings to celebrate an 80th birthday. The meal was well presented and we were served by efficient and friendly staff.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Kathryn B
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

Lovely location but sadly spoilt by indifferent staff.... the day we visited it was 25% occupied yet when we asked for a table we were told they weren’t sure they could accommodate us..... eventually we were seated. Then menu has a good variety of dishes,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank twiggy888
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Food was quite good and reasonably priced. Table was prebooked for our large party but we felt relatively rushed at times. Service was good but some of staff are less than engaging. Wouldn’t not go back but wouldn’t rush to do so either.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank DiegoPoole
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Our second visit to this lovely restaurant. The first so I could collect my Elliot Brown watch, the second for new battery to be fitted. On this occasion desperately hot (29'), so sat outside under a gazebo. Three of us shared tapas, the fourth went...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank haylingseagoon
Reviewed 30 July 2018

We sat outside as we love the view. The tempura prawns were the best we’ve ever tasted- you’ve got to try them. Everyone enjoyed their meals. It was a wet and windy day so the summer dress I’d packed to wear had to be swapped...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Victoria H
Reviewed 19 July 2018

My review relates to my visit last year but I am still that aggrieved that I am going to leave this review now. I ordered the roast beef which IIRC was around £15/£16 to only be given one of the smallest slithers of beef imaginable....More

Date of visit: August 2017
1  Thank martinfa2
Reviewed 13 July 2018

We were on holiday visiting friends in area. When we arrived we were asked if we had booked and were given impression we were lucky they had a table for us without booking! It turned out that there was quite a few tables available during...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 68jml
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Christine L
13 September 2018|
Response from haylingseagoon | Reviewed this property |
Come on Christine, think about it. Why not take a look at their website? Hayling Seagoon
Sarah M
10 June 2017|
Response from Nick P | Reviewed this property |
yes dog friendly
23 August 2015|
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Response from rpwh | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can. There is a bar to which you would be made welcome.
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