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58 White Hart Road, Portsmouth PO1 2JA, England
+44 23 9281 1585
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“mussels” (41 reviews)
“pork belly” (26 reviews)
“steak” (47 reviews)
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
58 White Hart Road, Portsmouth PO1 2JA, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Three of us came for an evening meal and we were not disappointed. I have eaten here a few times over the years and have always found the service and food to be consistent and last night was as good.My Wife and I had the...More

Thank ChrisJ36
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Gorgeous restaurant. Lovely food and great vibe. Kelly was fab- top class service and remembered we were gluten free. Highly recommend

Thank AnnieeB85
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here on an Easter weekend away to Portsmouth with my family - we spotted abarbistro and it seemed like a good place to eat. When we arrived, the bar was completely packed! Luckily the dining areas were less busy, but were still very loud....More

Thank Vanita B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a smart, modern bistro in the heart of Old Portsmouth. Very clean and Scandinavian in style. The staff were friendly and attentive. Small but well thought out menu with extensive wine list. Free parking for one hour outside. One tiny niggle was the...More

Thank jillisaac
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a ferry time booked and arrived early so parked up and found this establishment right at the port. What a great place roomy, smart, refined, trendy and well decorated. The staff were excellent, helpful and attentive. The menu was extensive and a good...More

Thank Robert G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My partner suggested this bistro, having eaten there before. As soon as we arrived, we were greeted by friendly staff and shown to a good table. The choice of food was good and we each chose fish for both courses. The dishes were well cooked,...More

Thank Rufus237
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've been to Abarbistro many times over the years but won't bother going back. Last night our party of 5 sat down for dinner; 2 hours and 5 minutes later our main courses finally arrived. It took ages to actually place an order and I...More

2  Thank Alec P
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Came here a few weeks ago with a friend for lunch and some drinks. Staff approach wasn’t great, took a while to take our order and when we did they took 45 mins to bring our starters out, and as we was eating our Starters...More

1  Thank James C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Booked a large table for 10 of us for my girlfriend's birthday. Required £3 pp deposit, fine. The place looks great, and staff were really attentive including catering for gluten-free diets with completely gf menus. However, the food wasn't all that great for the price,...More

Thank Peteclark87
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

I recently took my mother & father for a Sunday roast for my mothers birthday. My wife & I had the lamb & my parents had the pork. Both absolutely spot on. Atmosphere was great, service too & luckily my Ma gave me some of...More

Thank Alex W
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8 February 2018|
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Response from Keith W | Reviewed this property |
There is parking directly outside but not sure about any disabled bays
Suzanne E
13 February 2017|
Response from Mattias Å | Reviewed this property |
If there is business, I've learned, they might stay open a bit longer and for which I'm grateful. They kept it open for me so that I could manage to dinner. My hat of for such service but of course one can't be unreasonable... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 65
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 58 White Hart Road, Portsmouth PO1 2JA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 23 9281 1585
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