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Address: Southampton SO14 2AQ, England
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Been fishing here they are a bit funny about it but usually don't tell anyone to go, you don't catch that much , but there's always water here no matter what the tides up to, the... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 9 January 2017
Nigel P
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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188 reviews
78 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Town Quay has an almost desolate feel to it, other than Red Funnel ferry terminal, there is really very little here. The terminal itself is tired and dirty looking with overpriced, not great quality refreshments. Other than the ferry, I can't see any reason to be here. Watch out for overpriced, heavily policed parking.

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Thank Tim121home
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118 reviews
61 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Been fishing here they are a bit funny about it but usually don't tell anyone to go, you don't catch that much , but there's always water here no matter what the tides up to, the car park is notorious for people getting fined!

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Thank Nigel P
London, United Kingdom
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101 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

A really nice place to stroll around, great views over the Solent and to the mainland, lots of boats to look at, so colourful. Nice town with great bs routes to and from it.

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Thank les s
Skegness, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Caught the boat here if I'm thinking right. Nice place from the looks of it. Will maybe come the night before next time.

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1 Thank S M
Andover, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

Looking for a change of venue for a meal out midweek we went to Southampton and parked at Town Quay arriving at 19.57. Loads of free spaces in the car park and we parked up near to the terminal and found our way to a lovely Restaurant with a total spend of £180.00 for a table of 4. Sadly today... More 

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1 Thank hriuk
Poole, United Kingdom
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833 reviews
271 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 321 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

During a trip to Southampton we went to Town Quay and thought it looked a rough area with boarded up buildings and a lot of rubbish on the ground. Overall this is not the nicest area of Southampton and I wouldn't bother to visit, there are plenty of better areas to spend your time.

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Thank AngieP49
Springfield, Illinois
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207 reviews
144 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

I see this place has not improved with age. It's drab and not worth a visit. Parking eye operate it for the council. Don't stay longer then 10 minutes or you will be £60 out of pocket. Beware

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1 Thank HomerJSimpson01
Tamworth, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

Went. On the ferry from Hythe to Southampton The town was dirty with cigarette ends everywhere Do the streets ever get cleaned. Would I go again definitely not

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Fareham, United Kingdom
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334 reviews
183 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016

Nice views across Southampton water towards Hythe. Good for the IOW ferry too but the car park is run by magic eye so no getting away without paying!

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1 Thank RobertFGCarter
Southampton, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

The only reasons I can think of to visit here are the ferries, the restaurant, to get a view of the ships in port, - or the casino. It is not worthy of a visit in its own right. Perhaps future development will improve it, but right now avoid disappointment and don't bother.

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