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The American Bar, Portsmouth - pub details

American Bar

Address: 58 Whitehart Road, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO1 2JA [map] [gmap]

Tel: 0871 951 1000 (ref 28084) - calls cost 10p per minute plus network extras

Nearest train stations Portsmouth Harbour (0.5 miles), Portsmouth & Southsea (0.9 miles), Fratton (1.6 miles)

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> Current user rating: 6.3/10 (rated by 17 users)
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Bloody hell! I've not been there for almost 20 years. I , 'twas a cool summer day. Very strange place....
Bootytree - 19 Oct 2014 13:04
This venue used to be The American Bar but A Bar Bistro does have some good fish to taste, best to visit on friday fort their fishy friday.
Dynekery - 20 Mar 2014 19:28
oh for the happy days when Peggy and Karl ran it a proper pub - never mind - if you like expensive beer and pretentious food or are a visitor going to the IOW and dont know where else to go....
odbod - 12 Oct 2011 13:05
Sorry to say but the place has changed hands.
It is renamed as a bistro and is very overpriced, terrible service and looks like a transport cafe.

The food is a poor attempt at creating small expensive quality servings - typical starter is two small fishcakes that look like small scotch eggs with a hot chilli sauce (5) main course... a bucket of mussells (12) makes you feel sick after six and thats your lot - nothing with it whatsoever - ripoff!!!

Beer was warm and tastless.
Kelso - 24 Aug 2008 00:33
Cosy pub, changed hands a while ago, and the food is nowhere near as good- the restraunt is also very cramped too.
Food now ok, but nothing great for the price.
Nice staff and nice bar, if cramped (!)

secretreveiwer - 10 Jan 2008 16:01

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