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The Lady Hamilton

$$ - $$$, British,
21 The Hard, Portsmouth PO1 3DT, England
+44 23 9287 0505
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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11:30 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
21 The Hard, Portsmouth PO1 3DT, England
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1 - 10 of 127 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

We had an overnight stay. First impressions were that it was very clean everywhere. We were given a very small room, and I spent a very uncomfortable night trying to sleep in a compact bed squeezed against the wall. Add to this the fact that...More

Thank Kay C
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Second time myself and my partner have eaten here and once again it did not dissapoint. My partner had chicken and leak pudding and he changed the chips to veg and cannot complain, i would have struggled to eat it, i had cheddar ploughmans lunch...More

Thank Annmarie M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were just looking for a sandwich. Not a plush place but the value for money and welcome was marvollous . We were five young girl accomadated U.S. On a larger table told us to use all the room. We had delicious sandwiches including hot...More

Thank G8773ALJanet
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent stay. The staff were so very pleasant, extremely courteous and friendly. Nothing was too much trouble. They allowed us to store our luggage following check-out, as we had a daytime event to attend. The legendary Sunday roast did not disappoint. The food beautifully cooked...More

Thank SuzyDavid Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great greeting, manager showed us to a front bedroom that was clean and well maintained. Breakfast very good. Quiet location near port. One of a few places that stays open for late guests off last ferry.

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were delighted to find that the Lady Hamilton had re opened after an absence of some 3 years and especially to find that the famous roast dinners were as good as we remembered them! The place has undergone a re vamp and has been...More

2  Thank Jockinafrock69
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We both had the steak and ale pie. Wow, couldn't believe the size of our lunches, Both pie filling and vegetables were cooked perfectly. Spoke to to a lovely chap who's obviously a regular, can see why! We'll be back!

Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

This establishment has a good, local reputation for its Sunday roast. I did not want the veggie option roast so had the roast beef dinner without the beef ie vegetables with a Yorkshire pudding. The choice of veg was fairly standard: potatoes, carrots, peas, cabbage...More

Thank Mandy B
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Food the best ever, service perfect, music from our 80ies goldies + own wishes (what can you want more?) some good whiskies and heaven is yours 😄👍👌

Thank jochisengel
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Good bar that was reasonably priced with good service, and handy for taxi, train and buses to get you to Fratton Park, around £8 between three of us in the taxi. We chose to drink around here because of worries about the bars around Fratton...More

Thank BillCRochdale
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ian p
26 June 2017|
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Response from ian p | Reviewed this property |
Maybe next time you visit.
Louise D
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, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
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
Old Pub with traditional cooking
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