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Rock N Sole

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Clarence Esplanade | Southsea, Portsmouth PO5 3PB, England
+44 23 9286 5644
Sat - Sun 11:30 - 17:00
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Right outside the D Day museum, you come out bit peckish and see a Fish and Chip shop, job done? No, had portion of chips, well overcooked good few times looked and tasted like! On a positive note the seagulls and starlings loved the £2.50 spent on bird food :) Seriously not at all good, or value for money, could... More 

2 Thank Colin W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We popped in here for lunch. We shared a portion of fish chips and sausage. The fish fell apart. Chips were lovely. With a can of drink it came to about £9. We will return

Thank annnmos
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017

The food is fine, its the staff that can be so rude not only to customers but also to their own staff members! I go to Southsea quite a bit so it is not a one off. The older lady with dyed blonde messy hair (possibly manager) she is the worst for rudeness. Just have to turn a blind eye... More 

1 Thank Vicky D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

We make a point of eating here whenever we're in the area. We've been known to drive from our home in Reading just to enjoy a good takeaway!

Thank CoffeeOfficianado
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

We love the fish and chips from here they are worth going out of the way for. Delicious chips and amazing perfectly cooked succulent fish. Best in town, we love it, so does Hector the Schnauzer!

Thank sue w
Hampshire, United Kingdom
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85 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

We were out for the day with friends and they wanted to eat here, I admit I was reluctant. But the food was lovely. Fish cooked to order and chips were best ive had in a long time. Didn't enjoy the battered sausage but all other meals were nice.

Thank mjbex
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Fish and chips were the best anywhere I have eaten them. The batter on the fish was delicious and the fish fresh. Staff friendly and helpful. Fantastic place

Thank CamilleRiley
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Excellent cod and chips. Fish tender, batter crispy. chips crispy on the outside and fluffy in the middle. Very good portion size. shame about the many birds near the eating area trying to pinch the food!

Thank karenmansell44
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

It has been a while since we last visited Rock n Sole and it is good to see standards are as high as ever, we had a lovely take away fish and chips meal,Cod was extremely delicious as usual and was made to feel very welcome by the three guys behind the counter, keep it up we will be back...

Thank Alan S
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

I checked the times and it said open until 7pm last Saturday so my husband finished work early & we drive 30 minutes to get there at 6.15 to find it totally in darkness with no-one about, there was no sign on the door to explain why they had closed early. So with a car full of hungry kids we... More 

1 Thank mrspjotter

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$9
Fast food, British
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 17:00
11:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Clarence Esplanade | Southsea, Portsmouth PO5 3PB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 23 9286 5644
Traditional Fish and Chip shop. Outside seating. Open 7 days a week during school holidays and summer months.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?