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The Rockstone

63 Onslow Road, Southampton SO14 0JL, England
+44 23 8063 7256
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“burgers” (428 reviews)
“volcano burger” (33 reviews)
“steak” (101 reviews)
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Grill, American, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
63 Onslow Road, Southampton SO14 0JL, England
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Reviewed yesterday

I'm vegan my husband eats meat so this place is a perfect compromise...hosting a generous vegan menus at all times (was even better as they hosted vegan fortnight) and also renowned for beef burgers we both managed to have a tasty lunch without worrying about...More

Thank Grace S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tried this place out before I was going on a night out with my mates to the bar across the road 'Pre-Bar' and it was easily one of the best meals that I have had in a long time! The size and quality of the...More

Thank DannyBoi96
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and extremely mouth watering and yummyand well known alcohol brands, with professional staff.

Thank richard s
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Just back with a full tummy and nothing but high praise for this wonderful establishment. Had the most tasty beef burger in between two Yorkshire puddings, with bacon and crispy stuffing .... served with roast potatoes and veg and not forgetting the thick gravy. Massive...More

Thank Annie A
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Good number of vegan and vegetarian options. Great portion size. Good food but over priced. When you are paying £17 for a hot dog or burger it shouldnt be burnt. Burgers are served in cheap white rolls. Slightly more attention to detail would make a...More

Thank LibbyLibs
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

I love the Rockstone! We go here practically every week and there is always a warm welcome from the staff. The burgers (most of which can be made with a vegetarian patty) are legendary. The dirty fries are my recent obsession. Fantastic place! Would advise...More

Thank Colette O
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Loved the atmosphere at this pub. Burgers where amazing and really creative. Staff where friendly and just overall enjoyed the relaxed atmosphere and good food. Vegan burgers where amazing too and really good to go if gluten free.

Thank myfanwyloves
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Staying in Southampton and came here last minute for a bite to eat, we weren't disappointed! Had the squid and halloumi to start and 2 massive burgers and it was brilliant! Great atmosphere, fab music, reminded us of our local at home! The only downside...More

Thank Foodiefemale2
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

I've visited the Rockstone loads of times and working my way through the great menu. Love the different beers available too. Highly recommended for a meal out or a drinking place.

Thank natalie5994
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

I reckon the burger was the best I’ve ever tasted. I ordered the volcano burger and it was really really hot. Luckily I asked for the volcano sauce to be on the side so I could control the heat. My sister had the chorizo burger...More

Thank Joshchahal
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Questions & Answers
12 January 2017|
Response from Bolo H | Property representative |
Hi DobberBonnett, We are a dog friendly venue. All we ask is that dogs stay on a leash, out of the walkways, and off the furniture. Kind regards, Bolo Hooper General Manager
9 January 2017|
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Response from Bolo H | Property representative |
Hi mumofone73, We aren't quite sure why TripAdvisor lets others users incorrectly answer questions posed to businesses, so here is a proper answer: We have lots of Gluten Free options on the menu and we offer gluten free... More
2 March 2016|
Response from Max V | Property representative |
There are baby changing facilities in both gents and ladies toilets. As a two hundred year old pub it is very small and very very busy, with lots of steps and obstacles, I wouldn't recommend any running around as you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 63 Onslow Road, Southampton SO14 0JL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Southampton
  • Phone Number: +44 23 8063 7256
  • E-mail
Craft beer, real ale and cider. 200+ spirits. Best Gourmet burgers in Southampton, Street food. Vegan and gluten free wizardry. 2 beer gardens. Monthly events & tap takeovers. 2 for £22 Burger Night every Monday and Tuesday 17.00 to 21.30. Student Wednesdays every Wednesday. Rock the Stone drink deals and alternative / rock / metal music Friday and Saturday 21.00 till late. Food is served between 12.00-21.30 Mon-Sat, 12.00-21.00 Sun. Booking is advised, especially at weekends and match days. Well behaved dogs are welcome at The Rockstone provided they are kept on a lead and off the furniture. Children and under-18s welcome 12.00-20.00 and later provided they are with an adult. Please contact us if you have any special dietary requirements or other queries as we are happy to accommodate your requests.
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