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Restaurant 27

27A South Parade | Southsea, Portsmouth PO5 2JF, England
+44 23 9287 6272
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (114 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (41 reviews)
“petit fours” (14 reviews)
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French, European, British, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
27A South Parade | Southsea, Portsmouth PO5 2JF, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The meal at Restaurant 27 is most definitely a journey of wow's and fantastic tastes. We found the service by all the staff was terrific especially Claudiu, who met us at the door and spent time making sure we had a lovely evening. Although in...More

Thank Chris D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food at restaurant 27 is outstanding. Warm welcome, professional front of house and a shout out to Annie in the kitchen and Claudiu who is so knowledgeable. I love visiting for dinner.

Thank GGreen80
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent dinner with a tasting menu of 7 courses with champagne welcome and at midnight. The front of house was excellent as was the food. Great fun with balloons crackers etc. Meal was well paced to arrive nicely at midnight. Staff attentive and friendly. Food...More

Thank charliedalgleish
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The atmosphere was great and the food was outstanding. I would definitely come again for the spring, summer and then autumn menu.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great restaurant, top service and the most amazing exhibition of food taste sensations. Need to write more characters to submit a trip advisor review, blah blah blah

1  Thank richardsmithbald
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Outstanding food as always! Great service, staff very friendly and knowledgeable. Never disappoints, by far the best restaurant in the area.

2  Thank Alenamn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one of the finest meals we've ever had in Portsmouth & Southsea (over 45 years - showing my age!) and to be highly recommended. The choice is limited to two tasting menus - but what menus (not to mentions canapes and an amuse...More

Thank patricklt
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

So there's only the choice of one of two tasting menus but you really don't need anything else. Each course was a burst of flavour, with a great variety that meant come the end of the night we were all hugely satisfied. And the service...More

2  Thank Wilde_Thingy
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

This was my first visit to Restaurant 27 and I hope it won’t be my last. From the minute we arrived we were made to feel that we were special guests, the attentiveness from the staff was excellent. The taster menu we selected was amazing,...More

Thank ritagood
Reviewed 28 November 2017

Friends took us here for Sunday Lunch as they had visited the restaurant in the summer. A long way to go from Hertfordshire - but it was definitely worth it. Everything about the meal was perfect - I would not be surprised if this Restaurant...More

Thank Kasler
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Questions & Answers
19 July 2017|
Response from Claudiu G | Property representative |
The restaurant offers tasting menus. There are 2 tasting menus, of them has 5 courses, the other one has 6 courses. You get to enjoy every flavour the chef has to offer like this. Also, menus are adaptable to dietary... More
Julia P
27 June 2016|
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Response from Melissa W | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. Go onto their web site
Gemma P
14 March 2016|
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Response from Restaurant27 | Property representative |
We do cater for any kind of dietary requirements, as far as we know it in advance.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 44 - USD 76
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27A South Parade | Southsea, Portsmouth PO5 2JF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 23 9287 6272
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A fully re-furbished restaurant that has played host to a Thai restaurant and more notably Murray's which was a Portsmouth institution for many years.The former chapel for Portsmouth Grammar School has been delicately restored to a modern, sharp and elegant venue for fine dining.
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