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The Good Fortune

21 High Street, Portsmouth PO1 2LP, England
+44 23 9286 3293
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
5 Mar 2017
“Despite Portsmouth being generally terrible for food, this is a gem (relatively speaking)”
30 Jan 2017
“Take Away but ate in too”
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CUISINES
Chinese, Asian, Thai, Malaysian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
21 High Street, Portsmouth PO1 2LP, England
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1 - 10 of 72 reviews

Reviewed 6 March 2017

Prices very reasonable and food much more authentic than most (if not all) in this area. The schezuan cuisine that this place offers uses actual schezuan spices. Nowhere near a close enough replication of those actually found in China during my travels, but the surprise...More

Thank Rich K
Reviewed 30 January 2017

lovely Chinese food. Excellent salt and pepper squid. Good range of interesting dishes. Not much clue about customer service. or décor. it does look very sad in here so we don't eat in. All formica and plastic. Always itching to get the staff trained up...More

Thank Memz99
Reviewed 31 October 2016

One of the rare cases of Asian food, that tastes well cooked and not ready-made. The sauces we tried where excellent, the rice well cooked and the squid amazing. A pleasant surprise for me since I kept on passing by without trying it. Even Sweet...More

Thank Phevos K
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Good Points Staff was friendly Portion sizes are reasonable Price for 2 adults eating a starter and main each and two kids sharing a main with 3 soft drinks and 2 glasses of wine was £55 Poor points I had crispy chilli beef and they...More

1  Thank Gary Stephen J
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Came here for a late night meal, food quality poor had the shared appetizer and some dumplings that was all prices expensive for what you get, would not recommend it.

Thank scudder44
Reviewed 14 April 2016

We frequent this restaurant, and they now have only one waiter who serves all the tables these days. This chap works his butt off every single time we see him, and I have never seen him without a smile on his face. The food has...More

Thank Vsiron
Reviewed 31 March 2016

We used to get takeaways from here when we first moved to the area, but now it's our absolute last choice. I've has Singapore noodles from here that were greasy & bland, & squid that was really overcooked & I don't think I even finished...More

Thank LozokinIsaac
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Taken aback but the menu choice, there is loads on there from the traditional dishes you expect to see on a Chinese menu plus loads more including a few Thai and Malaysian dishes. I know it's not normally a good sign to have such an...More

1  Thank Maulnwedge
Reviewed 20 September 2015

Having used this restaurant in the past i had no reservations of goinh with the family party of 14 for a birthday night out! There were only 2 staff in the restaurant doing everything except cook! They were doing the take aways ,seating drinks orders,...More

Thank travellers1948
Reviewed 19 September 2015 via mobile

This used to be a great restaurant but has now gone down hill two hours for a drink and starters? Saturday night and only two members of staff on, real shame but they really didn't seem to care the staff were in old painting clothes...More

1  Thank Simon M
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$32
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 High Street, Portsmouth PO1 2LP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 23 9286 3293
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