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The Portland Inn

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Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner
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About
The Portland Inn located in the heart of Gurnard Village opened the 8th June, the pub has had a complete refurbishment now offering contemporary and comfortable surroundings for both drinkers & diners. The publicans Mark & Kim bring a passion to create a great local pub with a focus on serving superb food and drinks in a warm, welcoming atmosphere that you should expect from a village pub. The Portland will offer a great selection of cask ales, beers, craft beers, ciders and selection of wines which will complement our menu Join us for something to eat, well-cooked pub food is where we begin, with the addition of our Chef's daily specials keeping our menu interesting. Our menu is about seasonality
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We love this place, the food is outstanding and the staff are always very friendly and helpful. The roast dinners are a must. Take time out and visit, you won’t be disappointed!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Dangermouse36
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We come to the island a few times a year and it's always top of our list to visit. This time we came with the family for a pre Christmas Roast and the food was great. Staff are pleasant and accomodating even when the place...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Virginiawater
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Portland Inn was recommended to us by some friends, so we were looking forward to our first visit. The greeting from a member of the bar staff was less than one would expect in the hospitality industry. We enquired as to whether food was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Realisticandhonest
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My family had booked here for a wake after my Grandfathers funeral. There were many of us attedning from across the Island as well as the mainland. I was in one of the cars from the mainland (Wales to be exact). Due to a crash...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank CreativeAcademi
Reviewed December 6, 2018 via mobile

What a disappointment! The Portland is always a popular choice for both family and friends. Lovely pub garden in the summer and never had a bad meal. Unfortunately, on this occasion, I ordered the ribeye steak special with suet pudding. When you're paying £20 for...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank MurpIW
Reviewed October 23, 2018

Came across this pub whilst looking at Tripadvisor. So glad we decided to give it a go. Staff polite. Food well presented. Our party had the curry, the halloumi & mushroom burger and steak & ale pie. We tried each other's meal and agreed that...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Sarah H
Reviewed October 23, 2018

There were 7 of us and all the staff and management were very friendly and helpful. We have a teenager with Gluten Free Allergy and they more than happy to change some of the menu to keep a very fussy teenager happy. The food was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Scott R
Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

We walked up for a couple of drinks on Sunday evening. There were some tables fully populated with diners and the air full of the scent of seafood dishes. We stayed for a few hours enjoying the beer. The lager was crisp and fresh, indicative...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank RobCobra73
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

Popped in for a Saturday lunchtime pint with great expectations. The sign outside says ‘Always a warm welcome) Well not this time! The two barmaids (admittedly kids) didn’t even acknowledge me whilst they served other customers, I eventually got a hello and some service without...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Phatkev
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

Staying in Gurnard this pub was a 10 minute walk from our cottage. Classic pub food..... I had the steak, my wife had the steak and ale pie both meals were excellent with good service. They have a theme night most evenings where there is...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Mike F
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