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Casa de Castro

96A Albert Road | Southsea, Portsmouth PO5 2SN, England
+44 7507 821811
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“quiche” (33 reviews)
“cakes” (73 reviews)
“custard tart” (14 reviews)
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96A Albert Road | Southsea, Portsmouth PO5 2SN, England
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Reviews (160)
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had lunch here with a friend, we both had quiche which came with salad and sautéed potatoes. I then had a Portuguese custard tart which was really worth having, crisp pastry and a creamy custardy filling, I only wish I had bought two but...More

Thank Lizp65
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The most amazing coffee, cakes, quiches and food in general. Have been a customer for years now and I can't get enough. Haven't had anything that wasn't absolutely delicious. It's the perfect place for a coffee with friends, to enjoy the sun outside or even...More

Thank FabianaFCosta
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

This place is excellent for a lunch and comfortable and quiet enough to sit and work or have a good catch up. The man who runs it makes all the food and it is just delicious. Incredible cakes and quiches If you haven't been.. don't...More

1  Thank elizabeth k
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Good coffee and cinnamon bun to die for. Light dough. Not too sweet and a hint of cinnamon. Did not go into the garden today as it was too cold. Have done in the past and Quentin has provided blanjets and hot water bottles.

1  Thank Susan P
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Casa de castro serves the best coffee in the city! And cakes are so delicious! My favourite one in apple and custard slice! If you are heading there for lunch or breakfast, I definitely recommend you try one of their very tasty toasties or veg...More

1  Thank osisss
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Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Don't be fooled by what this coffee shop looks like from the outside as once you step inside you will realise how lovely it is. Everything is homemade and fresh. The custard tarts are absolutely fantastic but the quiches, cakes and pastries are all better...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 9 January 2017

This coffee shop and patisserie is always the highlight of my week ... its warm and welcoming, with just the right kind of music always playing in the background. Then there's the food - all homemade and and mouth-wateringly perfect. The Portuguese custard tarts are...More

1  Thank Honor M
Reviewed 21 December 2016

On a damp December day it hardly looked inviting. On entering, I heard the lively Charlie Parker, thankfully not too loud. I was trying to picture New York caked in snow and early Ella Fitzgerald numbers...The famous Ibrahim Ferrer and Omara Portuondo and the legendary...More

1  Thank Fidelscastrol
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Visited for a coffee, quiche and cake, excellent as always, the chef is to be commended. To be good is difficult, to be consistent is hard so to be consistently good is impressive. Keep up the good work.

2  Thank Matthew B
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Great little place in Albert Road. Perfect for coffee & cake with friends. Lemon Drizzle was the best I've ever had!

1  Thank EmmyB60
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Hi What are the main courses like for dinner in the evening. Victor
1 January 2015|
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Response from CasaDeCastroSouthsea | Property representative |
Hello Victor, We are open until 4pm. Our lunch options include Quiches, Savoury Croissant, Soup, and Pizza. We also serve side salad. Everything is homemade in the premises.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 6
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:30 - 16:00
08:30 - 16:00
08:30 - 16:30
08:30 - 16:30
08:30 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 96A Albert Road | Southsea, Portsmouth PO5 2SN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 7507 821811
Casa De Castro is a lovely coffee shop and patisserie run by a Franco-Brazilian couple that has build its strong reputation on the quality of its homemade cakes and savouries.
Beautiful garden, excellent coffee and jazzy music come together to make Casa De Castro a delightful place to have a pleasant and relaxing moment
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