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Grand Cafe

1 South Western House | Terminus Terrace, Southampton SO14 3AS, England
+44 23 8033 9303
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“scones” (39 reviews)
“moroccan lamb” (10 reviews)
“fillet steak” (12 reviews)
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1 South Western House | Terminus Terrace, Southampton SO14 3AS, England
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Reviewed 26 June 2017

I attended an Afternoon Tea here last week. It did not disappoint, outside or in. The building is clean, well maintained and stunning decor. The staff a friendly, attentive and efficient. The afternoon tea, left me full up and having enjoyed the food visually and...More

Thank Alasdair H
Reviewed 25 June 2017

This is a really impressive setting for a restaurant. High ceilings and classic style makes it quite unique. Plus side – the food is very good but the only chicken dish disappointing and bland; steak was very good as were the starters and lots of...More

Thank STMoly
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

After a day of team building on the high seas at Hamble we arrived at the Grand Cafe ravenous and weren't disappointed. Being a group of 21 we had preordered and the service went like clockwork. The portions were generous and food excellent which is...More

Thank Archiebubbles298
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Very noisy restaurant so definitely not the place to go for a quiet dinner. Too noisy to have a conversation with each other. Good customer service and reasonably priced average food.

Thank Shadrach1953
Reviewed 19 June 2017

I've visited Grand Café for Afternoon Tea and two occasions and also for Sunday Lunch and all times I've been really impressed with the ambience, service and of course the food. This visit was no exception. From start to finish myself and friend had a...More

1  Thank Charli_32
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Having moved away from Southampton a few years ago and recently returned we went to the grand cafe (Dock gate 4 previously) tonight as it was always a reliable destination for a good meal and a night out. I must say that I was really...More

Thank Ross A
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Visited here for the first time to celebrate a family members birthday. It was a Sunday evening Cabaret/Dinner. The Tom Jones/Neil Diamond tribute put on a great show. What was really surprising was the food was exceptional, great choices and a very hiigh standard. The...More

1  Thank andymichelle2016
Reviewed 14 June 2017

We ducked in here for late nite drinks after dinner. The staff were friendly but the surroudings are a little tired.

Thank Lusy S
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Travelled down to Southampton from Surrey for a weekend away, we always visit Oxford street for drinks and we're looking for somewhere different to eat at. Found the Grand Cafe just at the end of the road and it was amazing. From the food to...More

Thank Elmidds
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

We were greeted by two waitresses who showed us to our beautifully dressed table. Starched white table cloths, linen napkins, fresh flowers, well polished cutlery, water glasses, iced water, mix and match vintage teacups and saucers, there is attention to detail that makes Grand Cafe...More

1  Thank Matt W
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17 June 2018|
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Response from happyholiday44 | Reviewed this property |
Hi I can’t honestly remember. We climbed steps to get in. The only toilets I have ever seen are downstairs. I think you may need to contact directly unless anyone else can assist you.
Derek D
27 February 2018|
Response from Cheryl M | Reviewed this property |
Some foods on the menu can be requested as gluten free. If you check out their menu on their website you can see which foods can be requested gluten free.
4 November 2017|
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Response from Edyta S |
We do have limited parking spaces in Grand Cafe. Please pop in to pick up a parking permit and we will show you where to park. We look forward to seeing you soon :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:30 AM
11:00 AM - 12:30 AM
11:00 AM - 12:30 AM
11:00 AM - 12:30 AM
11:00 AM - 12:30 AM
11:00 AM - 12:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 South Western House | Terminus Terrace, Southampton SO14 3AS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Southampton
  • Phone Number: +44 23 8033 9303
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