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Restaurant 27

27A South Parade | Southsea, Portsmouth PO5 2JF, England
+44 23 9287 6272
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  • Very good8%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (106 reviews)
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French, European, British, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
27A South Parade | Southsea, Portsmouth PO5 2JF, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Very good meal enjoyed after attending our daughters Graduation. Nut allergy well catered for and good service. Wasn't keen on the "floor" tile that was used to present the Dessert or some of the pieces on this platter. If this was changed to something with...More

Thank 21SCG
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Our family came here to celebrate a 30th Birthday and it did not disappoint. From arrival the staff were attentive and explained the process of the menu. We chose summer menu 2 and all of it was delicious and well cooked and presented. All plates...More

Thank Gail154
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is by far the most stunning restaurant in Portsmouth. As it was our wedding anniversary we wanted a nice treat, we certainly got that with possibly the best food both my husband and I have ever eaten. The taster menus are perfect and being...More

Thank bessie49
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was beautiful with good timing and I could go on in great detail about the food we ate! All dishes were made perfectly and were very well presented. The highlight was the dessert, such a great way to finish the meal, innovative and...More

Thank Joyce-Kate
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was Invited to a private dinner last Monday I must say the food is second to non the new excited flavours and skill was out of this world and I must stay I am learning more wines to go with each dish and plus like...More

Thank Sonnie R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We celebrated my dads 80th birthday with the Sunday lunch menu. The restaurant were extremely accommodating when they had to rearrange our booking at the 11th hour, as we'd recorded the wrong time. Excellent service before even setting foot in the place. It was our...More

Thank Todd1g
Reviewed 1 week ago

I try to visit R27 once or twice a year, and have been fortunate to have dined there about 5 or 6 times in total. I have to say that the food here is simply the best I have ever eaten. Sure, it might be...More

Thank bazash
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great experience, both visually and sensory impressive. All dishes were made perfectly and were very well presented. The highlight of this Sunday lunch was the new dessert, such a great way to finish the meal, innovative and delicious! Well done to all!

Thank Eglantine J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Restaurant 27 is by far the best restaurant we could find in Portsmouth. We booked a table for my partner's birthday and the experience was overall amazing. The food was excellent, perfect quantities and taste. The staff was very welcoming. We will definitely come back...More

Thank SorinaToltica
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food is amazing and the vegetarian menu is also superb. Fantastic every time. I would highly recommend.

Thank Pamela K
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Questions & Answers
19 July 2017|
Response from Claudiu G | Property representative |
The restaurant offers tasting menus. There are 2 tasting menus, of them has 5 courses, the other one has 6 courses. You get to enjoy every flavour the chef has to offer like this. Also, menus are adaptable to dietary... More
Julia P
26 June 2016|
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Response from Melissa W | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. Go onto their web site
Gemma P
14 March 2016|
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Response from Restaurant27 | Property representative |
We do cater for any kind of dietary requirements, as far as we know it in advance.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 42 - US$ 72
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
18:30 - 21:30
18:30 - 21:30
18:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27A South Parade | Southsea, Portsmouth PO5 2JF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 23 9287 6272
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A fully re-furbished restaurant that has played host to a Thai restaurant and more notably Murray's which was a Portsmouth institution for many years.The former chapel for Portsmouth Grammar School has been delicately restored to a modern, sharp and elegant venue for fine dining.
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