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The Southsea area of Portsmouth has an excellent choice of restaurants including classic British cuisine, Bistros, Indian, Chinese a traditional British cafes. This listing of Southsea restaurants, excludes restaurants in the Albert Road area of Southsea, which has it's own listing.


      Agora Restaurant, Southsea Restaurants, Greek and Turkish specialities

      The Agora is a stalwart of the Southsea restaurant scene, it is ever popular and as a result always seems to be busy.

      The Agora serves great Turkish and Greek food such as stuffed vine leaves, falafels, humous, tahini, salads, lamb kofta and lamb kebabs and much more.

      Occasionally there is also live entertainment such as belly dancers. Be sure to book a table to avoid disappointment.

      Address: 9 Clarendon Road, Southsea, PO5 2ED
      Telephone: 02392 822617


      Becketts serves dishes such as, Pan fried Chorizo with peppers and red onion, Warm Chicken Salad with avocado, brie, cashew nuts. pancetta and garlic dressing are included on the menu, this is accompanied by an extensive wine list.

      Address: Bellevue Terrace, Southsea, Hampshire
      Telephone: 02392 865000


      Capers Cafe, Marmion Road, Restaurants in Southsea

      Capers is a light and airy daytime cafe in Marmion Road, it is vegetarian friendly and has vegan options as well.

      Perfect for breakfast, morning coffee, lunch or afternoon tea. All the food is prepared and cooked freshly in the kitchen and the homemade cakes are a must.

      Capers has a reputation for it's fast, friendly service, the quiche of the day is a popular option.

      Address: 59 Marmion Road, Southsea, PO5 2AX
      Telephone: 02392 815511


      Circolo Italian and Pizza restaurant, Osborne Road, Find a restaurant in Southsea

      A great little Pizzeria in the heart of Southsea, Circolo has a full menu of Italian dishes such as antipasti, salads and a couple of pasta dishes, but as the name suggests they specialise in stone baked pizzas.

      There is a wide range to choose from, the signature Circolo pizza features goats cheese, pancetta, spinach and caramelised onions. Vegetarian and vegan options are available.

      Address: 78 Osborne Road, Southsea PO5 3LU
      Telephone:02392 349079


      Farm Kitchen, Palmerston Road, best Southsea restaurants

      Right in the heart of Southsea, Farm Kitchen in Palmerston Road, serves a wide range of food including sandwiches, panini's, salads, jacket potatoes, breakfasts, mains such as steak pie, vegan pie and quiche, vegetarian and vegan dishes, such as spinach and feta quiche.

      The decor is bright and modern with exposed bricks and bare light fittings, you need to order and pay at the bar.

      Address: 67 Palmerston Road, PO5 3PP
      Telephone: 02392 862666


      Istanbul Barbecue Restaurant, Osborne Road, Turkish restaurants in Southsea

      Traditional, homemade Turkish cuisine, that's what you can expect at the Instabul Restaurant in Osborne Road, Southsea.

      The menu includes Turkish starters such as Tarama salad home made cod roe pate with olive oil and lemon juice, served with Turkish bread. Mains including Istanbul special (mixed grill), cooked on the barbecue, a combination of lamb and chicken shish, lamb cutlet and kofte and chicken wings served with rice and salad.

      Address: Osborne Road, Southsea, PO5 3LT
      Telephone: 02392 753490


      Meat and Barrel bar and restaurant in Southsea

      Meat and Barrel (craft beer and kitchen) serves a wide range of craft ales, a smaller selection of cask ales as well as draught ciders.

      The menu is not large but includes burgers, this is the home of the Southsea burger Club, T-bone steak, sausages, rabbit stew, stout-braised pigs cheeks and spatchcock chicken.

      Vegetarian options are of course available.

      Address: 112-114 Palmerston Road, PO5 3PT
      Telephone:02392 176291


      Bistro Montparnasse French Restaurant in Palmesrton Road, Southsea

      The Bistro Montparnasse has been serving modern European cuisine in Southsea since 1999, dishes such as Panfried fillet steak with Bourguignonne ravioli and baby leeks or fillet of wild sea bass with chorizo, king prawns and paprika cream.

      All of the food is freshly prepared to order, the restaurant also has a private dining room which can cater for private parties of up to 30 people.

      Address: 103 Palmerston Road, PO5 3PS
      Telephone: 02392 816754


      Noble House Chinese Restaurant in Osborne Road, Southsea

      The Noble House has been serving Chinese provincial cuisine in Southsea for over 30 years, particularly the regional specialities of Peking, Szechaun and Cantonese.

      A great selection of Chinese dishes are available, the restaurant menu really is extensive, vegetarians are also well catered for, friendly attentive waiting staff. There is also a Special Menu (eat as much as you like), a Gluten Free menu as well as a Takeaway menu.

      Address: 43 Osbourne Road, Southsea, PO5 3LS
      Telephone: 0800 7830752


      Nourish Restaurant, Osbourne Road, Southsea

      Nourish is an independent restaurant and bar in Osborne Road, Southsea. The restaurant is open for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.

      The breakfast menu includes all of your traditional favourites, at lunch time a variety of salads and lighter dishes are available and at dinner time there is a variety of steaks from Buckwells, sea food and vegetarian dishes.

      On Sunday there is a separate menu served from 12 noon til 6pm.

      Address: 17 Clarendon Road, PO5 2ED
      Telephone: 02392 730049


      Pie and Vinyl, Castle Road, Southsea

      Is it a record store or is it a cafe? Well Pie and Vinyl is both, located in the former Knight's photographic shop in Castle Road, Pie and Vinyl is a record shop and an excellent cafe specialising in pie and mash.

      They serve a wide range of house pies, plus pies supplied by local producers such as Buckwell's of Southsea. Pie and mash, mushy peas plus music - inspired.

      Pie and Vinyl aim to promote new music and new artists, the record room is at the rear of the shop. At the front where the cafe is, they also sell music posters, magazines and artwork.

      Address: 61 Castle Road, Southsea, PO5 3AY
      Telephone:02392 753914


      Ranchos Steak House, Osborne Road, Southsea

      Ranchos aim to deliver a South American dining experience in the heart of Southsea.

      Ranchos use the finest cuts of beef and have fresh fish delivered daily, these are prepared using South American recipes.

      Although specialising in steaks there are also chicken, sea food and vegetarian options available.

      Address: 61 Osborne Road, Southsea, PO5 3LS
      Telephone: 02392 737235


      Restaurant 27 in Southsea

      Restaurant 27 provides a unique dining experience, involving the use of the very best ingredients, exciting combinations, complemented by a modern style of service.

      Kevin Bingham, Chef Patron describes the cooking at restaurant 27 as "Global French" which interprets as a blend of classic gastronomic cuisine with the modern flavours of today.

      Address: 27a South Parade, Southsea, PO5 2JF
      Telephone: 02392 876272


      Restaurant 69 in Palmerston Road, Southsea

      Restaurant 69 in Palmerston Road, has a bright modern decor and as well as food a wide choice of cocktails.

      Freshly prepared, locally sourced produce. Tapas, Platters, Seafood, Fresh fish daily specials, signature dish Catalan Fish Stew.

      There is regular live music at Restaurant 69, Friday and Saturday nights there is Soul and Motown from 10pm until 1.30pm

      Address: 69 Palmerston Road, PO5 3PP
      Telephone: 02392 815498


      Established in 1983, Rosies have built up a reputation for high quality food and a unique atmosphere. Fish bought daily at the local market is one of their specialities. In addition to meat and poultry dishes, vegetarian options are always available.

      Address: 87 Elm Grove, Southsea, PO5 1JF
      Telephone: 02392 755944


      American burgers, beef steaks, seafood, chargrilled chicken and vegetarian meals.

      Address: 8 Bellevue Terrace, Southsea, PO5 3AT
      Telephone: 02392 831941


      Sopranos Italian Restaurant, Palmerston Road, Southsea

      Sopranos in Southsea is an Italian restaurant offering a range of pizza, pasta, risotto, grills, fresh fish and seafood, gourmet salad and at lunch times paninis and sandwiches.

      Sopranos has been in Southsea for over 10 years now and is just as popular as ever, it is always busy so be sure to book ahead. Special requests or dietary requirements can usually be accommodated, just ask the staff.

      Address: 108 Palmerston Road, PO5 3PT
      Telephone: 02392 811139


      Spice Merchants Restaurant in Southsea

      The Spice Merchants restaurant in Osbourne Road, Southsea offers fine dining with a wide selection of Indian regional dishes.

      Their classic Indian curries combine a variety of spices such as coriander, turmeric, fenugreek, cloves, ginger, red and black pepper. An enviable selection of vegetarian dishes at Spice Merchants make use of more subtle spices such as fennel, cumin, mustard seeds, coriander powder and turmeric to enhance these dishes.

      Address: 44 Osborne Road, Southsea, Po5 3LT
      Telephone: 02392 828900


      Steki Greek Restaurant, Osbourne Road, Southsea

      Steki in Southsea is a great place where people can experience authentic Greek cuisine in a relaxed environment with friends and family.

      The menu includes dishes such as Meze, Moussaka, Kleftiko as well as Fresh Fish and a large variety of BBQ dishes, combined with the finest Greek wines. Steki strive to provide a typically Greek experience sourcing their ingredients from trusted Hellenic Grocers.

      Address: 58 Osborne Road, Southsea, PO5 3LU
      Telephone: 02392 750200


      The Chambers Restaurant in Lanport Terrace, Southsea

      The Chambers are located on Landport Terrace just opposite Ravelin Park and offer sophisticated dining in the heart of Portsmouth.

      They are open for breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner and serve a wide range of dishes including a comprehensive seafood selection, pasta and salads, grilled options such as Crisp Belly of Pork with Colcannon Mash and Calvados Jus and a selection of deserts.

      Address: 27 Landport Terrace, PO1 2RG
      Telephone: 02392 818270


      The Southsea Village pub in Palmerston Road, Southsea

      The Southsea Village is located at the southern end of Palmerston Road in Southsea, formerly the Palmerston pub. Alongside a range of traditional cask ales, The Southsea Village has a wide range of Craft Beers and Ciders, wines and of course cocktails.

      Pizzas are prepared and cooked to order, there is a great choice of gourmet burgers, salads and sharing platters. There is a kids menu plus an additional vegan menu. Southsea Village is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

      Address: 81 Palmerston Road, PO5 3PP
      Telephone: 02392 987634


      The Wave Maiden, Osborne Road, Southsea

      The Wave Maiden in Osbourne Road is a brilliantly quirky bar which offers a unique range of micro and independently brewed beers and ciders along with homemade cheese-based dishes.

      Wave Maiden specialises in homemade 'farm to table' American inspired comfort food with vegan versions of all of the menu items. The name Wave Maiden, is taken from Norse Mythology where the nine daughters of Aegir, the god of the sea, helped their father brew beer for other gods.

      Address: 36 Osborne Road, PO5 3LT
      Telephone:02392 178878