A fabulous coastal restaurant sat within the historic Southsea Castle, The Courtyard offers up a dining experience that is unparalleled.
The independent, family run eatery was established in April 2015 and combines a dining room that provides the utmost in warmth and comfort with a beautiful courtyard that is ideal for al fresco dining in the warmer months.
All of the dishes on The Courtyard menu are created using only the best in rustic, homemade and seasonal food and are available to tastecard members at a magnificent discount when they call in advance with their card. This can be sampled from the sumptuous collection of starters, which includes a glorious chicken and chorizo terrine, a scrumptious collection of scampi lollipops, and some delectable crispy goat's cheese croquettes, and moves right through the courses to follow.
The next of which being the divine main course selection, where diners will find a concise list of delightful plates. Particularly enticing examples of such can be seen in the heart-warming steak and ale pie, served with cheddar herb dumplings and maple roasted parsnips, the mouth-watering roast hake, accompanied by curried puy lentils and a shallot bhaji, and the flavoursome chestnut and rosemary risotto
Considering the superb savings, guests are encouraged to conclude the feast in style with one of the delicious desserts, choosing from a list that includes an irresistible chocolate and salted caramel mousse, an enchanting toffee banoffee, and everyone’s favourite savoury ending – cheese and biscuits. Whether it’s for a pleasant evening out with the family, an intimate meal with the significant other, or merely for a bit of respite amidst a day of exploration in the idyllic surrounding area, all are catered for at The Courtyard.
Please Note:The restaurant is closed Sunday- Tueday. The tastecard discount is unavailable throughout December. The discount is also only available on the a la carte menu, which is served after 6pm