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Dig In The Ribs

$$$
Mexican, American, Barbecue
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47 Preston Street, Brighton BN1 2HP, England
01273 325275
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5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Sat - Sun 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations

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  • 25
    Excellent
  • 7
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 21
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Cozy dinner

Little disorganized appearence, but the Pork Ribs were delicious! They have a lot of options of american beers.

3 of 5 starsReviewed December 7, 2014
Juliana B
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Florianopolis, SC
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70 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Brighton, England
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

This used to be buzzy and busy and full every night. When it was taken over it lost its way. Walking past yesterday it was even obvious that the menu in the window has faded because it hasn't been changed in years. Don't waste your money.

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Food, faultless! Service, brilliant! As a family we are all very picky! All of us loved it! Cocktails are also amazing! Highly recommend the Jambalaya and the 1/2 & 1/2 combo. Thank you Dig in the ribs xx

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

A group of four of us fancied an alternative to a Sunday Roast in town after a lovely walk along the seafront past many independent eateries. We looked through the window to see an empty restaurant but still decided to go in. We were seated in the window and should have left when the menu's were presented. They were tatty,... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015 via mobile

Walked in to dirty tables and seated ourselves. Waited for twenty minutes or so before having to ask for a menu.. Waitress was quite surprised about being asked to order..? Food came fairly quickly but the ribs were dry and miserable and chewy. Frozen margarita was watery and tasteless, other than the thick cheap salty rim. Generally the staff are... More 

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Florianopolis, SC
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Little disorganized appearence, but the Pork Ribs were delicious! They have a lot of options of american beers.

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Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

We visited this restaurant having passed it whilst it was closed. The Jerk Chicken was simply amazing. Together with a good variety of beers and very friendly service this was a great place to visit.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

I visit Dig in the Ribs quite often as it is only a ten minute drive around the corner for me. I have to say that I can't get enough of this place! The food is outstanding and sooooo tasty!! As a regular, I have got to know the staff pretty well and every time I come in they make... More 

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Coleford, England, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

If there is one things these guys know, It's MEAT! My other half and I consider ourselves the ultimate carnivores and we are always on the lookout for a good BBQ place and short of heading over to Texas, we are usually left a little underwhelmed. This certainly was not the case when we went to Dig In The Ribs.... More 

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Springfield, Ohio
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

My children and I visited Dig In The Ribs while on vacation, and it was amazing! The staff was very courteous, the food was delicious (the ribs just melt in your mouth), and the atmosphere was nice and cozy. Even though fantastic drinks were served (my sister and I went back for some the next night) there was not a... More 

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Peacehaven, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Went here recently for a family birthday dinner. All I can say is if you like American style ribs this is the place for you. They are as good as any I have had in the USA. Everyone really enjoyed their food, only downside is that the bottled beers are a little pricey (same price as I pay for a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 47 Preston Street, Brighton BN1 2HP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: 01273 325275

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 38
  • Cuisine: Mexican, American, Barbecue
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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