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From carefully crafted dishes with the finest ingredients to the most exquisite cocktails made with spirits from local distilleries - The Lightship is the perfect venue to drink, dine and celebrate in a truly unique location. 

Daytime menu

Savour delicious flavours from the sea perfect for sharing, or delight in a selection of light summery dishes and seasonal specials. Available in our mid-deck restaurant and Al Fresco on the top deck. Enjoy what you heart desires, or ask our servers for recommended drinks pairings for the ultimate experience.

Evening menu

At The Lightship we pride ourselves on working with local suppliers, using the incredible ingredients we have available right on our doorstep. Join us for the evening and ready yourself for a dining experience like no other, featuring fresh-off-the-boat seafood and exciting flavour combinations that will leave you craving more. 


Treat yourself to the ultimate after dinner indulgence. Whether you prefer a sweet treat or a selection of local cheeses you're bound to find room for dessert once you see this menu. 


A range of cocktails made with spirits from our local distilleries, beers and the finest wines. 

Fancy a tipple?

Pair our cocktails with the breath-taking views over Portsmouth Harbour and you've got an experience like no other. We work with suppliers like Solent spirit and the Isle of Wight Distillery to bring you the best of local.