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Award winning bar & restaurant set in the heart of Southampton’s Oxford Street district. We're open for breakfast, lunch and dinner every day and our seasonal menu makes superb use of great local ingredients which help to create an exciting selection of modern British classics. The White Star has been singled out for recognition by the AA and awarded a much coveted 2 rosette that recognises ‘excellent restaurants that stand out in their local area'.

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Locally Grown


Boasting 2 AA Rosettes - the only restaurant in Southampton to achieve this coveted award. Our bar & restaurant menu is freshly prepared with fantastic seasonal & locally sourced ingredients, including a large amount from Hampshire & the New Forest .

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Rated as a 5 star inn by the AA & located in Southampton city centre. Close to West Quay, cruise terminals & The Mayflower Theatre. Our boutique hotel rooms offer seriously comfortable beds with soft Egyptian linen, stunning bathrooms with roll-top baths and oversized showers. A 3 bedroom serviced apartment is available for longer stays.

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Meeting Room

Our meeting room is a natural choice for presentations, interviews, training, and away-days for up to 10 people.
Our facilities include complimentary WiFi throughout, LCD display screen, conference telephone in the meeting room, and use of our lounge or private roof garden for further space & summer days at work.

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Located in the heart of Oxford Street, Southampton. The White Star Tavern offers a fantastic location for your Christmas party. Whether it's for a big or small company, large gathering of friends or a more intimate family get together.The White Star Tavern with it's 2 AA Rosette and Christmas cheer will not disappoint. We do recommend enquiring early to avoid disappointment.

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Get Something Back

Members of our club not only receive 10% back on all transactions and more. They will receive invitation to events, and special offers not available to the public. This card can also be used at our Sister sites.

New loyalty log-in and registration area coming soon…

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Meet Our New Head Chef

If you haven't tried our new Summer menu yet, you really should. Simon has delivered a fantastic 2 AA Rosette quality menu with using local...

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Community Roots

An optional Β£1 is added to all dining bills. It helps support an array of different projects. But at the moment our real focus is on Community...

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Live Music in Southampton

28 Aug 2015 - 30 Oct 2015

At The White Star we take our music seriously, from what goes through the speakers to comparing iTunes libraries with colleagues. We've...

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The White Star
28 Oxford Street
SO14 3DJ

Tel : 023 8082 1990
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Restaurant Opening Hours

Day Time
Monday 7:00am - 11:00am | 12:00pm - 2:30pm | 6:00pm - 9:30pm
Tuesday 7:00am - 11:00am | 12:00pm - 2:30pm | 6:00pm - 9:30pm
Wednesday 7:00am - 11:00am | 12:00pm - 2:30pm | 6:00pm - 9:30pm
Thursday 7:00am - 11:00am | 12:00pm - 2:30pm | 6:00pm - 9:30pm
Friday 7:00am -11:00am | 12:00pm - 3:00pm | 6:00pm – 10:00pm
Saturday 8:30am - 3:00pm | 6:00pm - 10:00pm
Sunday 8:30am - 4:00pm | 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Bar Opening Hours

Day Time
Monday 7:00am - 11:00pm
Tuesday 7:00am - 11:00pm
Wednesday 7:00am - 11:00pm
Thursday 7:00am - 11:00pm
Friday 7:00am - 12:00am
Saturday 8:30am - 12:00am
Sunday 8:30am - 10:30pm
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