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119 Highfield Lane, Southampton SO17 1AQ, England
+44 23 8055 4400
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
119 Highfield Lane, Southampton SO17 1AQ, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited tonight with 3 friends for dinner and drinks. We sat in the bar area as they have changed the set up with more casual dining in the bar area which works really well with the high tables and chairs. Food here is always fantastic,...More

2  Thank Z7FBsarahs
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Its ages since I'd been here and whilst the "theme" hasn't changed, the food has improved and is really good by Southampton standards. G&T with rosemary was excellent (although i would have preferred to add my own tonic). Swordfish was perfect: well cooked and the...More

1  Thank Sotontraveller
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had Sunday lunch at Ceno. The food was excellent quality, presentation and taste and the portions were very generous (too large for us). The staff were helpful in fitting us in at short notice and were attentive, friendly and helpful. The restaurant is on...More

2  Thank Figures62
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband, son and I had a fantastic Sunday lunch (2 courses from the Sunday menu) and it was such a lovely meal I had to write a review. Very impressed with the swordfish, cooked to perfection and the starter of wild mushroom arancini was...More

3  Thank Adam G
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

We visited SOUTHAMPTON for work and came across this place by chance. The staff were lovely, the gin and tonics beforehand excellent and the meal wonderful. My sticky lamb starter was perfect and my wife’s teriyaki salmon highly rated. The wine list is small but...More

3  Thank drdmwalker
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Attended Ceno for a 40th birthday party. The sticky lamb starter was amazing and the cod main was delicious and cooked to perfection. Service and quality of the good was so good we returned for lunch the next week. We enjoyed really good flatbreads, at...More

5  Thank SouthamptonAlex
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Visited Ceno last weekend with friends. The menu was a fusion of food types and flavours. Really interesting dishes which all delivered in terms of quality. Nothing left on any plates. Relaxed atmosphere led to a great night out.

1  Thank PaulFromCambs
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Visited on Sunday for wifes birthday and pre-theatre meal. Varied set menu, relaxed atmosphere and excellent food. Highly recommended.

3  Thank BryanPAFC
Reviewed 1 October 2018

We were looking for somewhere to eat before going to the NST. What a delight. Booked for 5.15pm. Briliant set menu (Sunday only) with plenty of choice. Welcome and ambiance exceptional. Staff and service excellent. Disappointed that tea was only available by the cup. Could...More

4  Thank 999paul42
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

We have been going to Cenos for 10yrs and have never had a bad meal. There service is excellent and great attention to detail. Lorraine goes out of her way to make sure all your needs are met. All the Staff are polite and attentive...More

4  Thank Jane O
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21 November 2017|
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Response from Helen M | Reviewed this property |
Apologies for the late response You would have to contact them directly
19 November 2015|
Response from Mark1tuning |
Yes next door in the hotel car park
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 119 Highfield Lane, Southampton SO17 1AQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Southampton
  • Phone Number: +44 23 8055 4400
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CENO is a stylish and contemporary restaurant where the food comes first. Our aim is simple - to create innovative and delicious dishes that capture the imagination and tastebuds alike. To view our menus please visit our website.
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