13 of the best Portsmouth area pub beer gardens to have a drink outside this summer - heatwave on the way

Portsmouth is set to enjoy “warm sunshine” this weekend – here are some of the best places to make the most of the lovely weather.

We’ve put together a list of some of the best beer gardens in the city – and further afield. Chosen on the list are outdoor drinking spots with large capacities, children’s play areas and stunning views.

The Met Office said Saturday, June 22 will have morning cloud that gradually “breaks to sunny spells” with 19C expected to be the highest in the area - and Sunday will be the same. Referring to the wider south east region, the forecaster added: “Cloud continuing to burn away through the afternoon, with more extensive sunshine developing. Maximum temperature 25C.

“Rather cloudy start Sunday, but this breaks to give some very warm sunshine. Turning fairly hot and quite humid Monday and Tuesday, with sunny spells, once any early mist clears.”

From Southsea to West Meon, here are some of the best beer gardens in and around Portsmouth.