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The Slug And Lettuce

) #495 of 709 Restaurants in Southampton $$ - $$$ , British,
103-105 Above Bar Street, Southampton SO14 7FG, England
+44 23 8023 6825
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good33%
  • Average18%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible15%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
103-105 Above Bar Street, Southampton SO14 7FG, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were heading for the Mayflower Theatre and as we got off bus from Townhill Park, suddenly decided to try this restaurant. We are so glad we did, because we thoroughly enjoyed the experience. We did try the Slug and Lettuce in Gunwharf Centre, Portsmouth...More

Thank emem224224
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Hae lunch at the Slug and Lettuce. The platter for two we ordered was very nice. Service good. All in all decent value.

Thank Kanerva
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

We went in here for food on a trip to Southampton over the May Bank Holiday. The place is clean and nicely decorated and when I went to order the bar staff were really good and professional and friendly. I cannot fault them at all....More

Thank Meganamond
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

£4.70 For a pint of larger. REALLY no wonder place is empty. Talking to bar staff "prices keep riff raff and most students out". According to them. Food is overpriced Wetherspoons/ Lloyds no 1. Only slightly fancier. Better value for money pubs elsewhere. Not for...More

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Disclosure: to celebrate the new menu, we were invited to sample the sharers and small plates. There was no pressure to comment or review. As a vegetarian, there were some nice choices of small plates, although almost all are deep-fried. The only sharer suitable seemed...More

Thank Jacqueline P
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Bar woman was moaning to another staff member about something to do with a third member of the team while pouring our drinks. She was obviously in the opinion that she had been hard to. Lunch was a steak ciabatta and a chicken wrap. The...More

Thank tom2002cl
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Been here a few times but only just joined TA so wanted to spread the word that this is cool place to eat .I am fussy about hygiene and this place passes. I will be back keep up the good work

Thank alibarber105
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Great bar in the city centre, near the shops and ideal meeting place. Prices are good and probably the best prosecco we have had! Staff friendly, atmosphere great! All good

Thank KerriThrower
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Well what can be said about the experience we had in the so called cocktail bar named the slug and lettuce .The meals were very expensive and inedible and the service and customer care were a lot to be desired . You are solely paying...More

1  Thank jo s
Slugsoton, Director of Sales at The Slug And Lettuce, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2017

Dear Jo, Thank you for your review. I was very sad to hear of your negative review and would like to discuss in more detail and put things right. If you would like to pop us an email to slugandlettuce.southampton@stonegatepubs.com with the date and time...More

Reviewed 22 February 2017

We have been to this venue now about 5 times. We liked the clean airy and pleasant layout of the restaurant. The food we ordered an all occasions was good and the staff with one exception friendly and efficient. However the downside is the loud...More

Thank kenf74
Slugsoton, Director of Sales at The Slug And Lettuce, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2017

Dear Ken, Thank you for your feedback, I was happy to hear you have had many positive visits. Please do get in touch if you would like to discuss the matter of the staff member in more detail. Kind regards, Martyn

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30 November 2016|
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Response from terence f | Reviewed this property |
i would say no. but not sure about guild dogs.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 22
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Buffet, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103-105 Above Bar Street, Southampton SO14 7FG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Southampton
  • Phone Number: +44 23 8023 6825
  • E-mail
The Slug And Lettuce, Southampton 103-105 Above Bar Street Southampton Hampshire SO14 7FG MANAGER: Jennifer Killeen. OPENING TIMES: Monday - Thursday: 10am - 11pm Friday - Saturday: 10am - 12am Sunday: 10am - 10:30pm A relaxing haven in the bustling high street. All the options are covered, from a quick lunch, to a relaxed evening dinner. Popular for cocktails with 241 all day every day, and you can even give cocktail making a go with our cocktail masterclass! Also very popular for private hire too. You can add a touch of class to your own party by hiring our upstairs bar, and if there are enough of you, it's free!
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