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The Bun Penny

) #2 of 22 Restaurants in Lee-on-the-Solent ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , British,
36 Manor Way, Lee-on-the-Solent, Gosport PO13 9JH, England
+44 23 9255 0214
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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36 Manor Way, Lee-on-the-Solent, Gosport PO13 9JH, England
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Reviews (486)
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1 - 10 of 486 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had a lovely meal here food was great the staff however is a different matter , one of the waitresses was wearing some kind of beach outfit I'm no prude but I don't need to see bum cheeks whilst eating my tuna very off putting...More

2  Thank gnomenose1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Little disappointing. Lovely new extension recently added which was closed. Spacious bar and eating area and nice menu even though a trifle expensive for pub fayre. That wouldn't have been a problem if the portions were more generous. However, the sea bream was very small....More

1  Thank paulinebSouthampton
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and the other half enjoying a bike ride decided on the bp by chance. We were pleased with the speedy bar service and decided to stay and eat. Menu was varied and appealing we choose whitebait to start burger and fish for main. All...More

Thank Suzie C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely amazing experience. Old country pub with excellent service. Very friendly, welcoming to all coming into the bar and restaurant. Best food in town. Whether you want a sandwich or a steak or the special. Wouldn't go anywhere else in Lee on solent. 5 stars...More

Thank mazza12346
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A first time visit and we were impressed by the very good food, the atmosphere but especially by the great friendly service. I shall certainly return.

Thank thbarty
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked table for eight oclock for six people had to wait for service they were short staffed that night one of our party had to find waiter to order drinks very apologetic about delay took our orders all had starters which were very good long...More

1  Thank _neillawson57
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with friends for lunch great food and fab range of gins to try. New restaurant area looks lovely will definitely be booking a table in there soon.

Thank Jack4Portsmouth
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is our local and we often visit. Decided to take a few of our friends here for a quick drink and bite to eat after a long walk along the sea front which is located very close by. The bun has a lovely feel...More

Thank ashadams2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this Pub today for lunch and am one very happy customer. I am Gluten Free and the staff were so helpful . I had the steak and caramalised onion sandwich and it was delicious. Thank you for making me feel normal for once...More

Thank Lowow
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have eaten in Bun Penny fairly often over the years, but recently find the pub restaurant appears not quite sure what it wants to be, the staff are mixed in ability and customer service, relaxed serving style. casual dress and over the meal served by...More

1  Thank 834md
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Jan S
Do you cater for vegetarians in terms of a nut roast with roasted veg & gravy etc on Sunday?
23 November 2015|
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Response from Andy T | Reviewed this property |
Hi I do not work there but my daughter is a veggie and she enjoys the nut roast and has had the stuffed pepper roast too. I highly rate The Bun Penny. I hope you enjoy your visit.
Joan M
what are the choices for vegetarians?
9 January 2015|
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Response from Andy T | Reviewed this property |
My daughter is a vegetarian and we eat there together all the time. If you ask the staff there what is veggie on the menu they have always tried to do whatever she wanted. They are very helpful and even made a tomato sauce... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Manor Way, Lee-on-the-Solent, Gosport PO13 9JH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Gosport  >  Lee-on-the-Solent
  • Phone Number: +44 23 9255 0214
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