With uninterrupted views across Southsea common, the Solent and towards the Isle of Wight, Dukes Bar welcomes hotel residents and the public. Open 10am till 11pm to Non-Residents, why not pop in for a drink or a bite to eat from our traditional bar menu including Fish and Chips and sharing platters. The warm welcome from our bar staff will make you feel at home and with the high ceilings, ornate fireplace and lavish chandeliers you can relive the elegance of the past.
In the warm summer months the raised veranda and our private garden make the perfect spot for you to enjoy the best of the English weather with a drink (or two) and a light lunch.
So why not pop in and enjoy the unparalleled views of passing ships enjoyed by guests for over 100 years.
15ft high ceilings, elaborate plasterwork and exquisite chandeliers, the Princess Restaurant really captures the grandeur of Edwardian elegance and transports you back in time.
The Restaurant doors are always open to welcome guests and non-residents. From a hearty full English and continental buffet breakfast to start the day just right, through until the evening Al La Carte dining menu, you’ll always be sure to sure to find something to suit your pallet. On Sundays our famous Carvery lunch with Live Jazz from our resident saxophonist is hugely popular and served from 12 till 3 pm, so why not join us. If you are celebrating a special occasion such as graduation, birthday, anniversary or just want to treat yourself, give us a call to see what’s on offer.
With huge south facing windows overlooking our private garden and the Solent beyond you can dine with the ever-changing views.
Entering through the unique barrelled wooden door into the warm wood panelled, high plaster ceilings and marble pillars of Libby’s Tea Room, you feel like you are entering the lounges of yesteryear. Our sumptuous afternoon teas are served daily in the elegant Edwardian surroundings.
Libby’s is also available to privately hire for special occasions and afternoon teas. So if you are looking to hold anything from a baby shower to a birthday celebration, or even an intimate wedding, please contact our Events team to have a package tailored for you.