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Bar 38

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
R1 Boulevard Building Gunwharf Quays | South Building, Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth PO1 3TW, England
+44 23 9285 1070
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good37%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible14%
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Bar, British, Pub
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R1 Boulevard Building Gunwharf Quays | South Building, Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth PO1 3TW, England
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21 - 30 of 228 reviews

Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

After a hard day of traveling we went into the b38 bar to relax . Decent beers and good deal on cocktails swift service too. Did not have any food but good choice on the menus. Varied age group good music and screens

Thank Nigel M
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Good place for drink, nice location with lots of outdoor seating. Cocktail 241 deals every day. Inside looks a little tacky.

Thank jessieg2406
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

If your battered, it's food. However if you are sober, the smell of the bar and the lack of Hygiene makes this one too avoid...

Thank hermanknowsbest
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Popped in here for a quick bit of lunch- not our best idea ever. We found a free table in a corner. As we were sitting down, I was thinking to myself that there was a slightly unpleasant smell; not sure what it was, but...More

Thank Bloxxy
Reviewed 13 April 2017

A good stop off for a quick pint if the sun is shining and you can sit outside. The inside has seen better days though

Thank ukorca
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Day out to take in lunch and cinema. Found Bar 38 by chance looking to have a coffee but stayed for lunch as well Two meals for 11.99 so was not expecting anything special but both mine and my wife,s meal was very good.

Thank Roger W
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Food is cheap and good to line your stomach before hitting the 241 cocktails, happy hour 5-8 is great for pre drinking

Thank Hannah S
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Sat outside for a drink 2 wines, beer and soft drink 18.00 pound. Nice to watch people on their travels was busy inside but not outside weather was good enough to sit outside tables and umbrella studied the menu even though we did not eat...More

Thank darylbarker136
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Visited Gunwharf Quays to do some shopping. Had our dog with us so we chose here to sit outside & we found a sheltered table out of the wind. The seat looked like it had candle wax on it, but the table & area was...More

Thank Shanya03
Reviewed 8 March 2017

My husband and I stopped by for a quick lunchtime bite on Monday enticed in by the promise of tapas but to say we were disappointed would be an understatement. The nachos - perhaps not normal tapas offering - were thrown in a bowl with...More

Thank Keentraveller004
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 16
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:30 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:30 AM
11:00 AM - 1:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: R1 Boulevard Building Gunwharf Quays | South Building, Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth PO1 3TW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 23 9285 1070
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We are a Cocktail Bar and Restaurant serving food till 7pm daily. 2-4-1 ★Happy Hours★ from 5pm till 8pm after which our DJ's supply the soundtrack to your night playing the best tunes every Wednesday,Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Group of you coming in? Hen/Stag Do? Birthday Party? Get in contact to find out about our Private Function Areas from 5 to 200 people!!
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