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The Stable

Above Bar Street | 138 Above Bar Street, Southampton SO14 7DU, England
+44 23 8023 6710
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“pies” (43 reviews)
“pizza” (111 reviews)
“tasting board” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Pizza, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Above Bar Street | 138 Above Bar Street, Southampton SO14 7DU, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Being vegetarian/Vegan I thought this would be an ideal place to go for some food as I find it very hard to find places to eat that have vegan/vegetarian options that are not the same thing, and I have a massive love of good pizza....More

Thank Russell S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I dined at The Stable this evening with our two young sons (8 & 5) and we were all very impressed. It is stylish and the food quality is superb, they also have a huge selection of drinks. The staff are very...More

1  Thank dhenshawuk
Mike M, Restaurant Representative at The Stable, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review dhenshawuk; am glad to hear your enjoyed your visit minus a few things. In regards to toilets; there are a number of single sex toilets located upstairs, the downstairs toilet is a disabled toilet; apologies that this wasn't clear; you're...More

Reviewed 15 October 2017

Went here for a teenage birthday gathering. They all loved it because the choice of pizzas was so huge. Something for everybody on perfectly thin bases. Plenty of toppings. I had the Sotonian which was really hot. Just how I like it. In fact I...More

Thank robadobabob
Mike M, Restaurant Representative at The Stable, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your review Rob (or is it Bob!?)...Glad to hear our pizza was spicy enough for you; our Naga Chilli's used in its making do pack a punch I can tell you that! We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Reviewed 9 October 2017

We have eaten here on several occasions & each time the meal has been excellent ! From pizza to pies, from beers to Gin, all is good.

Thank AndreaS4940KR
Mike M, Restaurant Representative at The Stable, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review Andrea; glad to hear that all of your visits have been positive ones and we look forward to welcoming you back for many more!

Reviewed 13 September 2017

Situated close to other restaurants and bars, the stable is a very popular place to visit if shopping or on a night on the town. Perfect for cider lovers. The food is good but quite basic, depends what you are looking for. Well worth so...More

Thank websites494
Mike M, Restaurant Representative at The Stable, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank your for your review. We agree that a nice pint of cider is well earned after a day of shopping! As far as the food goes; we like to keep it fairly simple; less is more as they say! We look forward to welcoming...More

Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

I had previously ordered through Deliveroo, but to fully enjoy the stable dining experience you must go there. The pizzas were excellent and the cider selection is huge. I vividly recommend going there.

Thank Jack T
Mike M, Restaurant Representative at The Stable, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank your for your review Jack; we agree on having to visit to get the best experience - we look forward to welcoming you again soon.

Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Love the decor, the food is delicious - 4 of us all had lovely meals and love the cider. Difficult to find a place with several vegan options, great find!

Thank Meg2990
Mike M, Restaurant Representative at The Stable, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review Meg; delighted to hear how much the four of you enjoyed your visit - we look forward to welcoming you again soon!

Reviewed 27 August 2017

With a friend who works in the kitchens of this chain of restaurants, I was particularly looking forward to some tasty morsels, all washed down with some quality beer and local cider. The surroundings were enjoyable and relaxing, with large, wooden, communal bench seating being...More

1  Thank Alex L
Mike M, Restaurant Representative at The Stable, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review Alex. We're sorry to hear that our thin base dough was not to your liking but also surprised that your friend did not mention this, seeing as they had told you so much about us. However, we're glad to hear...More

Reviewed 8 August 2017

I've been a few times now, sometimes for drinks and other times for food, never a bad experience. Pizzas are always fresh, thin and crispy as they should be, with generous amounts of topping. I'm usually an ale drinker, but can appreciate a decent cider...More

Thank Sebastian S
Mike M, Restaurant Representative at The Stable, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your review Sebastian, a great & indepth one at that! We look forward to seeing you many more times in the future!

Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We arrived late afternoon when there was just one other party of 2 there. Considering how quiet it was, service was fairly slow (stood by the doorway for 5 minutes waiting to be seated) but the food made up for this. We both opted for...More

Thank Saskiedoodles
Mike M, Restaurant Representative at The Stable, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review Saskiedoodles; apologies about the delay you encountered in seating your party but am thrilled to hear that the food more than made up for it! We look forward to seeing you again

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cjc001
28 January 2017|
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Response from Mike M | Property representative |
Hi there, yes we are very much so! :)
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Matt G
28 October 2016|
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Response from Mike M | Property representative |
Hi Matt, our regular pizza size is 12 inches; we also do a selection of smaller pizzas between 12-3pm weekdays (excl school holidays) on our lunch menu.
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AandB_10
23 August 2016|
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Response from Superfastluke | Reviewed this property |
Wouldn't recommend it for Kids under 12
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$17
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Above Bar Street | 138 Above Bar Street, Southampton SO14 7DU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Southampton
  • Phone Number: +44 23 8023 6710
  • E-mail
Description
Bringing the best pizzas, pies, and cider to Southampton! We have the usual tasty offering of over 60 varieties of cider and sourdough base pizza with homemade tomato sauce and delicious locally sourced toppings, as well as a full vegan menus. Pizza Spotlight: Try the Blazing Saddle; slow roasted pulled beef, smoked bacon, caramelised onion, grilled red pepper and mozzarella topped with sour cream and jalapeno chillies. Phew! How do you like them apples?!
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