The Platform Tavern
has been awarded the prestigious Cask Marque award, meaning
its beer has
tested and achieved a consistently high standard.
The Platform Tavern is a unique and tasteful sanctuary in the heart
of the historic dockland of Southampton. It is not part of a chain
and has a style that has been individually created by Stewart, the
proprietor, over the last few years. It is a warm and friendly
atmosphere with much to offer to all walks of life from the local
business community to the sailing fraternity and not least the
visitors to Southampton from home and abroad who are looking for
something 'genuine' !
Rich and restful colours - many ethnic artefacts - NO fruit machines
- NO juke box but the best selection of free music in town! Come and
browse the daily papers on the leather Chesterfield with a cup of
coffee and see for yourself how relaxing it is!
The Platform Tavern has been providing traditional and continental
home-cooked food lunch and evenings for several years and now with
refurbished kitchens will be offering a new and even more varied
The Platform has deservedly won the reputation of the best, most
intimate live-music pub in Southampton. With an emphasis on Blues,
there is regular Live Music every week, featuring top local
musicians as well as touring artists from around the world. Website
giglist updated regularly – check it out!
Sundays at the Platform have become popular not only for the
generous portions of traditional Sunday Roast but also for the
regular lunchtime and afternoon music sessions - sometimes Jazz
sometimes folk/blues but always relaxing and of course ... FREE!