And what better way to make the most of the glorious weather than by going for a pint in a beer garden.
Pubs with beer gardens have been open since April 12, while pubs have been allowed to serve customers indoors since May 17.
If you are thinking of heading out to wet your whistle over the bank holiday, we have pulled together a list of Portsmouth pubs that have beer gardens.
If you are a pub owner and your pub is taking booking and isn’t on our list – please email [email protected] and we will add you to the list!
9. The Kings
The Kings pub in Albert Road, Southsea will be reopening from April 12
Photo: Google Maps
10. Brewhouse and Kitchen - Southsea
The Brewhouse and Kitchen in Southsea has a beer garden and is taking bookings from April 12 right now. You can book via its website.
11. The Old Customs House
The Old Customs House in Gunwharf Quays has a beer garden and will be reopening on April 12. They are taking bookings now - and these can be made via its website.
Photo: Michael Scaddan
12. The Tap
The Tap in London Road, North End will be reopening on April 12 as it has a beer garden. You can book a table via the pub’s Facebook page.
Photo: Allan Hutchings