Seafood restaurants in Hampshire: 7 of the best to try


Published:
09:24 July 18, 2022



Enjoy fresh fish dishes at these excellent Hampshire seafood restaurants.

Loch Fyne Restaurant and Bar

Savor wonderful seafood dishes, from oysters to plaice to salmon and every fish in between, in the beautiful waterside setting of the Vulcan Building on Gunwharf Quays. There is also a beer garden outside with a fantastic view of the Spinnaker Tower.

Where: 2 Vulcan buildings, Portsmouth PO1 3BF

More information: www.lochfyneseeafoodandgrill.co.uk/portsmouth

The hut

This laid-back beach restaurant on the Isle of Wight has sublime sea views and makes you feel like you’ve flown off to some tropical location. The cabana’s unique configuration means the glass walls can be opened to create the ultimate outdoor experience. And as if that weren’t enough, the menu dazzles with traditional seafood dishes that will make your taste buds sing.

Where: Colwell Bay, Isle of Wight, PO40 9NP

More information: www.thehutcolwell.co.uk

Captain’s Mezze & Fish Bar

This restaurant in Andover offers traditional Turkish mezze alongside savory fish dishes including charcoal grilled sea bass, salmon tava, prawn guvec and many more that will take you on an epic gastronomic journey.

Where: 16a Bridge St, Andover SP10 1BE

More information: www.facebook.com/captainsmezze

Le Havre Bar & Restaurant

With great views of Lymington Yacht Haven and a menu that’s full of mouth-watering dishes such as Indonesian fish curry, crayfish linguine, dressed crab and more, The Haven Bar has it all.

Where: King’s Saltern Rd, Lymington SO41 3QD

More information: www.havenrestaurant.co.uk

Surf Moo Moo

Started by two friends, a chef and a bartender who first met in Australia, Surfing Moo Moo is a casual restaurant that serves good, honest food inspired by cuisines from around the world. There is oyster kimchi, Croatian black rice and seafood risotto and many other exciting dishes to explore.

Where: 16 High Street, Lyndhurst SO43 7BD

More information: www.surfingmoomoo.com

Soleto Bistro

This Italian bistro offers decadent fish specialties that change daily simply because all the fish is locally sourced and subject to availability. This therefore means that everything that arrives on the plate is super fresh and tasty.

Where: 11 Commercial Road, Southampton SO15 1GF

More information: www.soleto.co.uk

Rick Stein

This trendy chain restaurant satisfies all seafood lovers, from connoisseurs to the occasional dip, with its range of delectable dishes.

Where: 8 High Street, Winchester SO23 9JX

More information: www.rickstein.com/winchester

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