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Restaurant 27

27A South Parade | Southsea, Portsmouth PO5 2JF, England
+44 23 9287 6272
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good8%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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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 2 days ago via mobile

Well after years of threatening to go to 27 I eventually did and WOW!!. As this was a treat for my son who has finished school and as he has a real passion for food and catering where better to come,from the initial canapés on...More

Thank retchtub
Reviewed 5 days ago

Not what you would expect to find in Portsmouth - not just a meal it's a whole dining experience. Fabulous food and great service, have visited for a few special occasions now and they never fail to impress!

Thank Fionacoo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’ve been here twice now and each time has been a lovely evening with some truly delicious food. I love that Portsmouth has such a great restaurant in it and that food of this quality is available at such a reasonable price. If you haven’t...More

2  Thank rosie s
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Simply the best food and service in Portsmouth by a very long way. Attention to detail is second to none. The bar has been set...

1  Thank Stephen H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here as part of my partners birthday weekend meal. The food and atmosphere was amazing. Worth the high price for a specisl occasion.

2  Thank Josie P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Restaurant 27 is one of the best places you will ever eat. The food is AMAZING and creative and has always left me feeling that I have experienced excellence. The customer service is so warm and friendly and will put you at ease immediately. This...More

1  Thank AudreyBenton
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had the 7 course tasting menu and all dishes were impeccably cooked. The quality of ingredients was simply outstanding and the menu was very well put together. Overall a great experience.

2  Thank Andra C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I decided to treat ourselves as had heard good reviews.I can honestly say it was the best meal we have ever tasted and was well worth the price. The atmosphere was relaxing and couldn't fault the staff who were very pleasant and...More

2  Thank admacs662
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The restaurant is a relaxed place to eat with a chilled out atmosphere. The service was attentive without feeling rushed and the tasting menu was delicious! Wee will definitely return.

2  Thank nic045321
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had the pleasure of getting a table here while visiting Portsmouth. We had a dream it would be possible and so it did. We started out with a drink, a Gin and Tonis at the front tables. We had the menucards and decided on...More

2  Thank Pkoch
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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 42 - USD 73
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
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
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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