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83 Preston Road, Brighton BN14QG, England
01273 911933
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Today
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tue - Sat 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 70
    Excellent
  • 31
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Pizza per favore!

Before I commence, I just want to state that this review is regarding a dine-in experience. Apparently, this was the best pizza this side of town. Apparently, it was excellent value for money. Apparently, it was impossible to book a table on a Saturday night...Apparently only 2 out of the 3... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 22, 2015
Aycan G
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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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117 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Before I commence, I just want to state that this review is regarding a dine-in experience. Apparently, this was the best pizza this side of town. Apparently, it was excellent value for money. Apparently, it was impossible to book a table on a Saturday night...Apparently only 2 out of the 3 statements were correct. It was still fairly early in... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

i love this restaurant: I love their pizzas and I love these guys and I have been raving about them and recommending them to everyone. BUT I do have a problem with the fact that if I book on a busy night, I am told they need the table in an hour and half even though when I ask, the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Hove, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014 via mobile

Below average pizza - I've had better pizza from supermarkets. The delivery took over an hour and a half to arrive on a Sunday night, ok it was the burning of the clocks night so busy in town but that still isn't good enough. La Cucina is much better pizza, with much better delivery, but they were closed for Christmas!... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Brighton, England, United Kingdom
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

I have to agree with the comments of those who have had poor pizza delivery from this place. Really disappointing experience having heard good things.

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pizza500, Owner at Pizza 500, responded to this review

Hi, are you a friend of Cassis...or what other bad review on delivery have you seen?, as for the reply to Cassis, please mind your business and stay away from us if you don't like closer to authentic Italian food...or give constructive feedback instead of throwing such comment. Regards Leo More 

London, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

I wasn't going to write anything but since your inability to accept responsibility for your poor quality service I feel compelled to now state that a) the comments from Dave B (real name and certainly not a competitor) were true and b) I have now posted about my disgust of your food, service and disparaging and inappropriately snobby 'common' statement... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
pizza500, Owner at Pizza 500, responded to this review

Dear Cassis, As you didn't even bother to answer the message I have sent you...and you just probably asked your friend to put other bad review on us....here the copy of my message you never replied. First of all who wrote the response is the owner of the business, who felt more bad than your husband saying he had the... More 

Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

We had take away pizzas from here last night, had been meaning to try it out for ages as I'd heard good things. Firstly we called at 19:20 and was told that if we wanted it delivered it would be 21:00 so opted to pick up, as this would only take 20 minutes. Arrived and there were 5 or 6... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
pizza500, Owner at Pizza 500, responded to this review

Dear Dave, if this really is your real name or profile...seems to me you have created it just to lower our score on tripadvisor as a competitor would do....... Anyway, if we told you that was the time of delivery, it is because we did have other deliveries scheduled up to that time. If the shop was almost empty at... More 

Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
79 reviews 79 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 via mobile

Reasonable prices. Good selection. Good service. Went in on my own but will bring friends and family back. Good wine menu and homemade ice cream. Only issue is had to go outside to toilet- behind restaurant. Also should be open at lunch times.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Last night 3 of us ordered pizzas from Pizza 500. We placed the order as soon as they opened at 6 to be delivered at 8. This gave them 2 hours to get their dough and toppings together and deliver to a flat less than 7 minutes walk away. At 10 past 8 I rang to check where the order... More 

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pizza500, Owner at Pizza 500, responded to this review

Hi Katie, because you probably didn't read my message on tripadvisor, dated the day after I have seen the review, here it is. Hoping you do want to have a chat about it and not just try to destroy a reputation of a business that once in a while can have a bad day. I have deleted the telephone number... More 

Totnes, United Kingdom
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Authentic Italian pizza and ice-cream (the best our dinner guest had ever tasted) promptly served. Very busy, noisy restaurant. Warm enough to sit outside that evening too! i

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

I'm moving out of Brighton this weekend and this is the restaurant I will miss most of all. We eat here regularly as it's so hard to resist - the food is superb and it's unbelievably good value for money. It's rough around the edges on the aesthetics front, but in my opinion this only adds to the charm. Despite... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 83 Preston Road, Brighton BN14QG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: 01273 911933

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?