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58 White Hart Road, Portsmouth PO1 2JA, England
+44 23 9281 1585
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“mussels” (48 reviews)
“pork belly” (27 reviews)
“steak” (51 reviews)
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
58 White Hart Road, Portsmouth PO1 2JA, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were a group of four and two of us had mussels, two of us had crab salad. The crab was the star of the plate but the salad was lacklustre- a few flat spirals of carrot and some green leaves did nothing to support...More

Thank Simon W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Limited but excellent menu. Food well presented and very tasty. Good service despite being very busy. Reasonably priced

Thank michaelc172017
Reviewed 1 week ago

Complacency has set in imo. Who cares who wins attitude, as long as the tills keep a ringin ! After all the visits I've made to this place over the years, the menu never seems to change and what is it with the absence of...More

1  Thank CheshirePugwash
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Needed mussels, been everywhere but in short supply, they had them on the specials board, happy day's, fantastic when they arrived. Guy behind the bar recommend beers and wine, very attentive and good advice, overall a great experience, will be going back.

Thank BigScouseSte
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dinner for 3 last Thursday. Food absolutely brilliant, tables and location very clean and organized. Staff cannot be faulted for attention and personal nature. We had to wait a little longer for our Steak, but and apology saying was being plated up and will be...More

Thank JeffPurslove
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food has beautiful, perfectly cooked, minor negative was that we had to wait ages for our order to be taken

Thank makeme-em
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice food. We want for a glass of wine while waiting for a ferry. Ended up with a proper dinner as service was nice, people really friendly and such a relaxing atmosphere. Food was so tasty! Will definitely go back!! Highly recommend it for...More

Thank Kate7316
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were a birthday group of 10 and a few of us had been before ,mostly with favourable results.The major disappointment was something so bad that it was silly and became a joke. Four of us chose one of the specials which was monkfish .It...More

Thank martin i
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to the Abarbistro after a friend’s recommendation and it surprised us with the stylist but still unpretentious space. The food was delicious, the staff attentive and polite. I recommend for a night with friends.

Thank Mariana L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a great evening, with good food and excellent service. Thank you all at the Abarbistro for being so accommodating, will definitely return.

Thank S999R
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8 February 2018|
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Response from Gant3 | Reviewed this property |
I am so sorry to have only just seen this question. My husband was disabled and we used to park right outside the pub. You need to head towrds Gunwharf and take the road that leads to the IOW ferry. Then you can park... More
Suzanne E
13 February 2017|
Response from Mattias Å | Reviewed this property |
If there is business, I've learned, they might stay open a bit longer and for which I'm grateful. They kept it open for me so that I could manage to dinner. My hat of for such service but of course one can't be unreasonable... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 58 White Hart Road, Portsmouth PO1 2JA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 23 9281 1585
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