Restaurant Open

LUNCH: Wednesday to Sunday 12 – 3.30 pm (last booking 2 pm)

DINNER: Friday & Saturday 6.30 – 10.30 pm (last booking 8.30 pm)


Restaurant In Southsea, Portsmouth

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

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

[You might remember our Chichester restaurant Amelie and Friends.]

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

[Don’t be put off if it looks like we’re full – we’ve got plenty of tables in our stylish upstairs dining room.]

What can you expect at Minnies?

  • A warm welcome from Andrew & Yvonne
  • Delicious, freshly-cooked, beautifully-presented food
  • 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!


Graham & Karen

Saturday 26th June 2021

We had a fabulous evening!

Great food, well looked after, we would definitely come back!

The snickers pud was the best thing I’ve ever eaten!


Friday 23rd July 2021

Our Menus


When are you open?

We’re open for lunch Wednesday to Sunday from 12 noon. Our last lunch booking is at 2 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 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 isn’t expensive.

Do I need to book?

No, but we always encourage you to book a table if you can, (especially for Friday & Saturday evenings and Sunday lunch), but you’re more than welcome to ‘walk-in’ if you’re passing.

[Even if the restaurant looks full downstairs, we have plenty of extra tables in our lovely upstairs dining room.]

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, most of the food on our menu is 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, every Sunday we serve a choice of roast meats: beef, pork & lamb, plus 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 pm.

Do you have a children's menu?

No, we don’t, unfortunately.

Children are always welcome at Minnies and we’ll look after them extremely well, but the food and drink we serve is mainly aimed at adults – that’s our speciality and what we do best.   

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

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

Not far from the seafront and the King’s Theatre.

Halfway down Marmion Road – just across from Waitrose.

The Waitrose car park is open to all, has plenty of space and isn’t expensive.

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

Minnies Kitchen Restaurant Map

Minnies Restaurant Reviews


We loved everything about our meal tonight.

Loved the drama of the dessert too!

Thank you so much for a splendid evening.


Saturday 31st July 2021

Fabulous food & drink as always & excellent value.

Thank you!


Friday 30th July 2021

Great experience.

The food was just WOW!


Thursday 29th July 2021

Restaurant Gallery

Visit Us

Minnies Kitchen

59 Marmion Road




Contact us

Phone Yvonne on
07910 432 311

Opening Hours

12 - 3.30 pm Wednesday - Sunday
(last booking 2 pm)

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