Here’s the shortlist for The News Pub of the Year contest.
We’re asking readers to vote for their favourite from the ten-strong line-up.
We’re looking for the best pub for individuality and character, a welcoming ambience, good beer, wines and food and, of course, great staff.
Voting is through The News only - there’s a form on page 14 of the paper today.
The Tap, London Road, Portsmouth
The Golden Lion, High Street, Southwick
The Fawcett Inn, Fawcett Road, Southsea
The Golden Lion, High Street, Fareham
The Lifeboat Inn, Seafront, Hayling Island
The Fountain, London Road, Portsmouth
The Wellington, High Street, Old Portsmouth
The Red White and Blue, Fawcett Road, Southsea
The Carisbrooke Arms, Carisbrooke Road, Gosport
Thatchers, London Road, Portsmouth