Table setting at Horatio's Restaurant


Everyone is welcome at Horatio's Restaurant in Portsmouth, located in the historic Royal Maritime Hotel just a short walk from Portsmouth Historic Dockyard.

The welcoming restaurant provides delicious, freshly made food at reasonable prices. Its seasonal à la carte menu provides a range of traditional and bistro-style meals designed by Head Chef Clive Hider, and freshly prepared on-site by his team.

You don't have to be a guest at the hotel to enjoy the delicious food.

Opening hours:


Horatio's restaurant serves a full English and continental breakfast.

Monday - Friday, 7am - 9.30am

Weekends & Bank Holidays, 7.30am - 10am

Dinner in Horatio's Restaurant

The seasonal à la carte menu is available daily, 6pm - 8.45pm

Sunday Roasts

Enjoy a delicious Sunday Roast every Sunday, between 12.30pm and 8pm.

Please book your table by calling 023 9298 2182 or visit the website to see the latest menu:

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  • Accessible Bedrooms
  • Accessible Lift
  • Disabled Parking
  • Lift
  • No dogs (Guide dogs accepted)
  • Ramp / Level Access
  • Wheelchair user accessible
  • Wheel-in Shower


  • Banqueting
  • Bar
  • Bar meals
  • Cafe
  • Cater for vegetarians
  • Meals served all day
  • Restaurant
  • Serve breakfast
  • Serve evening meal
  • Serve lunch
  • Special diets catered for

Children & Infants

  • Accept children (Minimum age)
  • Cot
  • Facilities for children
  • Family Friendly, Children Welcome
  • Food/bottle warming available
  • Highchair

Establishment Features

  • Accept coach parties
  • Available for wedding receptions
  • Business facilities
  • Central heating throughout
  • Children aged 12yrs+ welcome
  • Children aged 5+yrs welcome
  • Conference facilities
  • Event venue
  • Garden/patio for guests' use
  • Ironing facilities
  • LGBT Friendly
  • Licensed for civil marriages
  • Night porter
  • Pre-school children welcome (0-4yrs)
  • Public Telephone
  • Regular evening entertainment
  • Welcome single sex groups, eg stag/hen parties
  • Wireless Internet Access

Leisure Facilities

  • Bar
  • Eating Out Within Walking Distance
  • Fitness facilities close by
  • Games room
  • Gym
  • Health/Fitness/ Beauty Facilities
  • Indoor pool
  • Sauna
  • Spa Bath

Parking & Transport

  • Car parking - Limited free parking bays outside.
  • Free parking - Limited free parking bays outside
  • On site parking
  • Railway station within 5 miles
  • Railway station within walking distance

Payment Methods

  • American Express accepted
  • Delta accepted
  • Maestro Accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Solo accepted
  • Special group rates
  • Sterling Travellers Cheques accepted
  • Visa accepted

Provider Preferences

  • In town/city centre
  • Non smoking establishment

Room / Unit Features

  • All rooms non-smoking
  • Baths some rooms
  • Colour television in all bedrooms
  • Ground floor bedrooms available
  • Internet access all rooms - Wi-Fi
  • Modem point in all bedrooms
  • Non smoking rooms available
  • Showers all rooms
  • Tea & coffee making facilities in all bedrooms

Specialist Features

  • Aim to attract conferences and business meetings
  • Short breaks available



TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4 of 5 stars
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      4 of 5 stars
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      4 of 5 stars
    • Cleanliness
      4 of 5 stars
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    Recent Reviews:

    • Fred smith s
      ipswich, UK
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      No handrails
      4 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 18th June 2024
      Excellent hotel but we had a wet room with no handrails or shelf to use to place shampoo etc. not disabled friendly at all and actually slightly dangerous !! Otherwise food very good with good... Read full review
    • Karen H
      Good room, good food
      5 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 18th June 2024
      We recently celebrate our golden wedding at the hotel, 30 plus of our friends and family stayed everybody was pleased with their rooms, cleanliness and comfort were good. The dinner was excellent all... Read full review
    • Kate S
      Royal Maritime Hotel, Excellent
      5 of 5 stars
      Friday, 21st June 2024
      I have just got back home after my latest stayed at the Royal Maritime Hotel, each time i have stayed there I have received the best service, the hotel itself is always clean as are the rooms, I’ve... Read full review

    Map & Directions



    Royal Maritime Hotel, 75-80 Queen Street, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO1 2HS

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    Tel023 92 98 2182

    Opening Times

    Open year-round (1 Jan 2024 - 31 Dec 2024)

    * Open seven days a week. See the 'About' section for specific timings.

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