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Restaurant In Southsea, Portsmouth

Hello, we’re Andrew & Yvonne. Welcome to our fabulous restaurant!

Minnies is a lovely family-owned restaurant in Southsea with warm attentive service, delicious beautifully-presented food and the most incredible wine!

We’re proud of our excellent reviews: Minnies is rated the very best restaurant in Portsmouth and the top restaurant in Southsea. We’ll look after you extremely well!

So, go on, treat yourself to a fun, elegant lunch.

Or reserve one of our sought-after tables for a fabulous Friday or Saturday night dinner.

Or why not round up family & friends and all come for a lazy luxurious Sunday lunch?

To Book: phone Yvonne on 07910 432 311 or email

What can you expect at Minnies?

  • A warm welcome from Andrew & Yvonne
  • Delicious food: skilfully-prepared and beautifully-presented by the best chefs in Portsmouth.
  • Friendly, attentive & efficient service
  • Luscious wines hand-picked by Yvonne
  • Clean, comfortable, elegant surroundings
  • A friendly, relaxed atmosphere with a great ‘buzz’ from happy people enjoying themselves!

An absolute delight as ever.

My first plunge into the depths of Andrew’s STONKING steak pie.

It will not be my last!


Saturday 30th April 2022

Tasty food and excellent service with a smile! 😊

Very enjoyable. Will be back!


Saturday 30th April 2022

Our Menus


When are you open?

We’re open for lunch Thursday to Sunday from 12 noon. Our last lunch booking is at 2 pm.

We serve a superb Sunday Roast from 12 noon on Sundays. Last booking 2.30 pm.

We’re open for dinner on Friday & Saturday evenings from 6.30 pm. Our last dinner booking is at 8.30 pm.

Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday are our days off.

Do you have parking?

We’re directly opposite the Waitrose car park in Marmion Road which is open to all, always has plenty of space and is reasonably priced.

Do I need to book?

Minnies is often fully-booked, so we always encourage you to book a table if you can.

But you’re more than welcome to ‘walk-in’ if you’re passing and we’ll be delighted to seat you if we have a table free.

To book, please contact Yvonne:

Does Minnies have disabled access?

There is 1 step up to the front door.

Our tables on the ground floor are easily accessible.

Unfortunately, our toilets are upstairs.

[If you find stairs a struggle, please request a downstairs table when you book.]

Will I be able to meet Yvonne & Andrew?


Andrew and Yvonne are usually at the restaurant whenever Minnies is open.

We’re looking forward to seeing you soon!

Do you have gluten-free options?

Yes, much of the food on our menu is gluten-free or can easily be adapted to be gluten free.

What vegetarian & vegan food is available?

We always have at least 1 excellent vegetarian option for starters, mains and desserts.

And chef can usually adapt dishes to make them vegan – please just ask.

Do you serve a Sunday Roast?

Yes! (And it’s really excellent!)

Every Sunday we serve a choice of: beef sirloin, roast pork, roast lamb, Andrew’s STONKING steak pie [served on a slice of roast beef!] and our lovely vegetarian rainbow stack.

All with crisp golden roast potatoes, fluffy Yorkshire pudding, perfectly cooked vegetables and oodles of gorgeous gravy!

Sunday Lunch is served from noon. Our last booking is at 2.30 pm.

Do you have a children's menu?

No, we don’t.

The food and drink we serve is really aimed at adults – that’s our speciality and what we do best.

For that reason, Minnies isn’t suitable for children younger than 9.

Do you sell gift vouchers?

Yes, you can buy a gift voucher here.

Do you have any special offers available?

Yes, we often have special offers, deals and promotions for members of our mailing list.

There’s a form to sign-up at the top of this page.

Find Our Restaurant in Southsea

We’re right in the heart of Southsea & Portsmouth.

Nestled between Palmerston Road and Albert Road.

10 minutes walk from the seafront.

Find us halfway down Marmion Road – just across from the Waitrose car park.

The Waitrose car park is open to all, has plenty of space and is reasonably priced.

Please click the map to see exactly where we are and to get directions.

Minnies Kitchen Restaurant Map

Minnies Restaurant Reviews

We had a wonderful visit today.

We have been wanting to visit for ages and Minnies did not disappoint!


Wednesday 6th April 2022

Fabulous service, wonderful food!

Loved the friendly atmosphere here.

1st time visiting but will be back!


Wednesday 6th April 2022

So enjoyed our meal.

Very happy to come back!

Thank you so much for a fab time.

Five Star!!


Saturday 26th March 2022

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Visit Us

Minnies Kitchen

59 Marmion Road




Contact us

Phone Yvonne on
07910 432 311

Opening Hours

12 - 3.30 pm Thursday - Saturday
(last booking 2 pm)

Sunday Roast:
12 - 4 pm
(last booking 2.30 pm)

6.30 - 10.30 pm Friday & Saturday
(last booking 8.30 pm)