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South Coast Emporium Bar

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Kinda cool but expensive

It's a weird mix of decor and furniture in here, you'll probably either love it or hate it. The... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2018
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
via mobile
Best Gin of the Trip

Weekend away with the best Uni friends ever marking 25 years since we met. Great to just wonder... read more

Reviewed 17 November 2017
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
via mobile
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible20%
4 Apr 2018
“Kinda cool but expensive”
16 Nov 2017
“Best Gin of the Trip”
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154 Elm Grove | Southsea, Portsmouth PO5 1LR, England
+44 23 9282 9893
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Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

What can I say - I wanted to come here for ages as it looks so appealing from the outside. I brought my partner here mid week to treat him to a Birthday drink. As we were new to this bar we stood for a...More

Thank Carol B
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

This bar is so quirky. Go down here with your boyfriend or friends! So many different cocktails. Just something so different in Southsea

Thank Annalou6677
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

It's a weird mix of decor and furniture in here, you'll probably either love it or hate it. The drinks are on the pricey side and the menu for '2 for £10' ones was limited and didn't bother to list the contents of each drink.

Thank 639AnnaP
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Called in on good Friday for a drink. Unbelievable, £5 for an ordinary pint of London Pride!! Seems a very clicky place, where if your not a regular then you're ignored. But then why would you want to be a regular at those prices?

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

What an awful place this is? Very expensive drinks, terrible service, cold, dirty and uncomfortable.

3  Thank Bob L
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Weekend away with the best Uni friends ever marking 25 years since we met. Great to just wonder around familiar streets and see how much it's changed. A fair few g&t's were consumed but this was the venue for the best one of the weekend....More

Thank Tang18
Reviewed 13 November 2017

This place is very quirky and used to have lots of interesting little stores to look around and buy something different. I went down here to have coffee with some friends and browse around the store, The owner looked down his nose at us, made...More

Reviewed 6 November 2017

Popped in for a drink with my Mum and sister. Such a quirky place. Staff are amazing, welcoming and just thoroughly awesome. It's a strange but brilliant place. Go and try. Loos - I'm still stunned! : )

Thank DaisyTurnip
Reviewed 26 October 2017

This antiques second hand shop sells lovely second hand furniture and homeware made by local artists. It's also a great place for a coffee or evening drink. Beautiful decor and lights, and a great music selection.

Thank Sunny_JLa
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Love the emporium, quirky and totally everything you'd expect to be in Southsea. Great selection of drinks, lovely bar staff, unusual characters and you just never know if your going to pick up some awesome hidden treasure.

Thank TheChloePalmer
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Angela B
20 September 2017|
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Response from BambiNattt |
Hiya, don't know if you've been already, but there is on street parking very close, on elm grove is closest and easiest for you. It is probably 10 minutes drive from the ferry if the traffic isn't bad.