We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Lakeside Cafe and Bar

South Street | South street, Gosport PO12 1FA, England
+44 23 9252 6555
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cockles” (5 reviews)
“sandwiches” (10 reviews)
“baguette” (5 reviews)
Open Now
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
South Street | South street, Gosport PO12 1FA, England
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (424)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 423 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went as a family of 9 for breakfast it were very easef and imoressed with the service quality and value. Thank you

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank stevejohnellis
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This lovely little cafe was recommended to us by my brother-in-law and it didn’t disappoint! The staff were incredibly friendly and helpful and the food was faultless - delicious, home-cooked meals, great portions at a great price. The only downside is that we live 4...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Bex2605
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

... Was made comfortable by Piping hot, Bacon Sandwiches, Coffee & Tea. Ordered at the counter from a great selection of snacks sweet meats, sandwiches and cakes. An ideal place from which to watch The Radio Controlled Model Yacht racing, or just enjoy the view...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Ivestayedhereagain
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for lunch. Food was excellent and lots of it ! Staff were great , very friendly and the service was super. Will visit again when next in the area 😁

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank weekender822
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very clean and well organised place, the staff are excellent, the chef knows how to cook properly, the waiters/waitresses do an excellent job nothing is to much trouble for them and you will not find dirty plates left on the tables here! The all...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Quest17716781653
Reviewed 5 November 2018

I had a family party in the evening, the venue is fantastic, looks very special with all the lights. The buffet was excellent plenty of choice, very reasonably priced. The bar was also well stocked and great prices. The staff can't do enough for you,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Kev G
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Great place great service fantastic staff .Very pleasant cafe to have a bite to eat at a reasonable price.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank walkerjames4
Reviewed 21 October 2018

A lovely cafe that also serves booze. Did not see any on tap ales but otherwise nice selection. Overlooks the lake. Read the reviews. Generally positive. Lovely place from which to watch the radio yachts racing on a Sunday and during events.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank saswcpr
Reviewed 14 October 2018

We celebrated my Mum's 70th birthday. Lakeside is in a lovely setting overlooking the boating lakes. We were able to have the venue all to ourselves. The staff are very friendly and the food was delicious and very reasonably priced. The only suggestion we would...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Vincent W
Karen D, Owner at Lakeside Cafe and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2018

Hi Vincent, Thanks for the lovely review, We thought we had done the right thing with the welcome drinks as your mum had booked her party from 7pm so we asked our staff to start pouring them just before 7, We checked our cctv &...More

Reviewed 4 October 2018

Thank you so much Dawn and Karen for a lovely evening. Held my Mum's 70th Birthday here in September, excellent value for money, great food, friendly atmosphere. Plus the venue hire is exclusive so no other parties there and it is free to hire! Would...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Samantha M
Karen D, Owner at Lakeside Cafe and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Hi Sam, It was a pleasure to hold your mums 70th birthday at lakeside,. Glad you all enjoyed the evening & food. Hope to see you and your family soon. Regards Dawn & Karen

Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 3 hotels
Holiday Inn Express Portsmouth - Gunwharf Quays
1,461 reviews
1.41 km away
The George Hotel
469 reviews
1.55 km away
Royal Maritime Club
914 reviews
1.59 km away
Premier Inn Southsea Hotel
991 reviews
1.78 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Hardy's at Haslar
347 reviews
.36 km away
Katies
98 reviews
.21 km away
Poppins Restaurant Gosport
88 reviews
.36 km away
Nearby Attractions
HMS Alliance Submarine
300 reviews
.61 km away
Royal Navy Submarine Museum
818 reviews
.62 km away
Gosport Ferry
407 reviews
.61 km away
Spinnaker Tower
4,765 reviews
1.14 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Pat T
5 May 2018|
Answer
Response from KarenD758 | Property representative |
No sorry as we have an open kitchen .
0
Votes
Vivien H
15 January 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from KarenD758 | Property representative |
Hi Vivien, sorry for the slow response, we are actually closed and on holiday. we only do roasts on special occasions i.e. mothers day , fathers day, Easter etc. thanks
1
Vote
Eve Y
23 July 2017|
Answer
Response from KarenD758 | Property representative |
sorry it was busy , it finishes at 12 and we have one high chair thanks
1
Vote
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, View, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday
9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: South Street | South street, Gosport PO12 1FA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Gosport
  • Phone Number: +44 23 9252 6555
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing