Summer Dining in Southsea

The Garden

Nestled amongst the trees, and just moments from Southsea seafront.

The Garden is set in a beautiful courtyard just off quiet Florence Road.

Indoor and Outdoor Tables available


& Summer Dining

About The Garden

Freshly made food and a wood-fired oven providing casual rustic dining. A beautiful spot to enjoy a coffee and cake with a furry friend…

Take a look at our menus, created using the finest local ingredients, and you’ll find plenty of vegetarian and vegan options too.

Breakfast/Brunch – 9am – 11.30am

Lunch/Dinner – 12pm – 7.15pm (August). During September & October we will be closed for lunch. On October 5th, 12th and 19th we will be closed all day. 

The Garden Southsea
Out door Bistro Southsea


Click here to book or call 02392 008555

We take phone bookings 10-12pm, 3-6pm

Indoor or Outdoor tables are available 

Group Party

Interested in booking 6 or more people?

Call 02392 008555 or

Daily Menus

Take a look at our menus here

We also have ever-changing specials

Frequently asked Questions

Where are you?
We're on Florence Road in Southsea, our postcode is PO5 2NE, just minutes from the seafront and 7 minutes from Palmerston Road area. Click here to find us on Google Maps
How can I book?
Click here for tables under 8 people or phone us on 02392 008555. Do pop by if you are looking at booking a group in our Cabin so we can show you around.
Do you have indoor seating?
Yes! Indoor and Outdoor tables are available.
What's the latest booking time?
Our last sitting is 7.15pm during August. This is to ensure peace and quiet for our neighbours and hotel guests.
We serve Breakfast 9am - 11.30am and Lunch/Dinner 12pm - 7.15pm (last sitting in August)
During September & October, we will be closed over lunchtime open for Breakfast & Dinner only with our last sitting at 7.30pm . On the 5th, 12th and 19th October we will be closed all day.

Do you take deposits for tables?
Yes we take deposits for tables of 6 or more. If you book a table of 6 or more online please contact us on 02392 008555 to pay your deposit or we will call you.
Can we just come for coffee & cake?
Reservations are for guests ordering from the main menu only. Tables for  Hot Drinks & Cakes are walks in only.
How long can we keep the table for?

We are in a lovely sunny spot so relax and enjoy your table for up to 1 hr 45 .

Can we book for Breakfast or Brunch?
Limited breakfast tables are bookable 10 -11.30am - call us or book online
I can't book for 7 or more on your website?
No problem! Please call 02392 008555 - we will need to take a deposit for the table.
What happens when it rains?
We have a lovely indoor area too with floral bar and boutique decor - come in and shelter from the rain if tables are available.
Can we bring our dog?
Yes! Well-behaved dogs are very welcome.
Do you have parking?
Free parking is available in the immediate vicinity of the Restaurant, please check for time restrictions. 
Can you cater for Vegans?
Of course! We have Vegan options on our Brunch menu served till 12pm or our full daytime Vegan Menu here
Can you cater for Kids?
Absolutely  - see the Children's Menu here
I'm running late - how long do you hold tables for?
Tables are held for 10 minutes after the scheduled booking time - call us so we know you are on the way 02392 008555
Do you have a smoking area?
No the whole area is strictly non smoking.
Do you offer Gift Vouchers?
Yes! Please purchase here


Last table at 7.15pm. 

Limited breakfast tables bookable online! Walk-ins also welcome during the day when tables are available!

Indoor & outdoor tables available. During September & October, we will be closed over lunchtime open for Breakfast & Dinner only with our last sitting at 7.30pm . On the 5th, 12th and 19th October we will be closed all day.

Call Us

02392 008555 

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Florence Road, Southsea, PO5 2NE

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