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Portsmouth Hoy

€€ - €€€, British,
The Quay, Poole BH15 1HJ, England
+44 1202 673517
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (43 reviews)
“sunday roast” (9 reviews)
“club sandwich” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
The Quay, Poole BH15 1HJ, England
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1 - 10 of 284 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here on a day trip to Poole. Stopped at the hoy for some food. We got there just before kitchen closed (2:30pm) and made an order. Was a simple lay at the bar job. They don't allow tabs. We ordered cod and chips and...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good pub on the Quay at Poole. Service is very good.......food there is very good although quite basic......but well cooked never the less.

1  Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Walked in on a busy holiday weekend. Good food, the meats were not of the best quality or presented well, vegetables plenty of them well cook. Staff helpful and friendly.

Thank joejenwa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had lunch here after some time but found the food still very good. Staff very friendly and helpful will call again when visiting the RNLI good old pub grub.

Thank Mike G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

visited for lunch, great position on the quay, close to shops and parking, we had cod and chips which the pub is famous for, the portions were big unfortunately we found ours rather bland tasting, the gammon was really nice, prices good considering the size...More

Thank Gary W
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Called in today after a long walk. Too late for Sunday lunch so had fish and chips. They were lovely. Light and crispy batter and very nice fish. Staff were all friendly and the pub itself has a nice atmosphere. Will definitely return in time...More

Thank Terry B
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

Cracking place to drink and eat, good prices, food outstanding what we had (fish and chips two pieces of fish too! And scampi (plenty of) home made chunky chips, will be back, great atmosphere and friendly staff

Thank Mickeyp621
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

We often come to Poole on mini breaks and the Portsmouth Hoy is always on our itinerary. Good pub food (I can never eat it all to my embarrassment), extremely friendly landlady and team and a warm inviting atmosphere. A cosy old pub with decent...More

Thank Chris A
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

This a regular pub for us as it's fairly local. We usually go on Sundays for their excellent Sunday roasts. The beef in particular is fantastic, with great roasties and fresh veg. But this week we had family down and went for lunch on Saturday....More

Thank JonoBournemouth
Reviewed 26 November 2017

Visited Portsmouth hoy with my husband and adult son. Great team of staff...refreshing young bar staff. Delightful landlady , good pub feeling with lots to of atmosphere. The food was excellent and superbly presented. Very good price. Piping hot and lots of it. Well done...More

2  Thank Edwina T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Quay, Poole BH15 1HJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Poole
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 673517
The place to go to on Poole Quay for good food and real ales.
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