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The Lady Hamilton

) #299 of 503 Restaurants in Portsmouth $$ - $$$ , , British
21 The Hard, Portsmouth PO1 3DT, England
+44 23 9287 0505
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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Open Now
11:30 - 23:00All hours
Pub, Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
21 The Hard, Portsmouth PO1 3DT, England
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1 - 10 of 113 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Well having given this place a glowing review for its new opening I now feel I spoke too hastily.The roast dinners are still good but the salad I tried was a bit sparse for the money.I also did not realise how noisy this place could...More

1  Thank ian p
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited yesterday and had a great time. We had the roast, and it was just as good as it used to be before the Lady Hamiltons closure. The warmth of the staff was very welcoming and friendly. The pub has been smartened up without losing...More

Thank Marguerite C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is my very first time I find so rude staff in England. After asking us to pay in the bar (while we didn´t finish our drinks), they asked us again to get up and free the table so they can set up again for...More

Thank Adolfocastror
Reviewed 29 April 2017

After many weeks of closure the Lady Hamilton is once again open after a refurb.I was pleased that the roasts are back on the menu and sure enough are the same standard as they always were.My only criticism is that the bar area could have...More

Thank ian p
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Used this place when it was run by Bill and Rose always highly recommended for their roasts ..... so bit apprehensive about returning when it re-opened under new management but ..... On visiting on a sunday with my 2 grandsons was deeply surprised ...yummy to...More

Thank mrsfuzzybee
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Heard the Lady Hamilton had re- opened so we went down yesterday to check it out bearing in mind we used it before they closed. Well what can I say - very very disappointed!!! The whole meal was frozen and microwaved - nothing on the...More

3  Thank heelclicker41
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

It isn't haute cuisine but it is good honest pub food and the staff are very friendly. It's almost next door to the Keppels Head Hotel a five minute walk from the Historic Dockyard and represents good value for money. The interior is furnished with...More

1  Thank Jacqueline E
Reviewed 18 April 2017

if your after a frozen dinner this is the place to go microwave meals not on my list to do , booths to small, looks like couple of girls got together to by a B&B, they have'nt got a clue, bar staff did'nt even know...More

2  Thank O6515EPlisa
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

I popped in to see what the lady Hamilton was like after it has been refinished. Instant first impression a lot of pictures and documents in frames. I liked the booths. London pride draught was a bit too warm and it's a cash only bar...More

1  Thank James D
Reviewed 18 March 2017

This newly opened B&B pub has all that someone needing overnight accommodation needs and the staff are exemplary and are so helpful. If you need accommodation in the cultural heart of the city then you could not do better than to stop here.

2  Thank John B
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Louise D
I'd like to know about parking if you are staying at the pub please.
27 April 2017|
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Response from ian p | Reviewed this property |
There is a small parking area at the side of the pub.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 The Hard, Portsmouth PO1 3DT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 23 9287 0505
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Old Pub with traditional cooking
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