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Caffe Aldo

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77 Trafalgar Street, Brighton, England
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    Very good
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Tasty Italian treat!!

We often order food to take away here, with the pizza becoming our local T/A favourite. On this occasion we decided to eat in, and were not disappointed! The pasta is fantastic!! I had the cannelloni, and couldn't get enough of it, my mum had the chicken parmigiana, and said it was the best she had... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 27, 2015
oliviam471
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Brighton, England, United Kingdom
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  • Breakfast/Brunch
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44 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Brighton, England, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

We often order food to take away here, with the pizza becoming our local T/A favourite. On this occasion we decided to eat in, and were not disappointed! The pasta is fantastic!! I had the cannelloni, and couldn't get enough of it, my mum had the chicken parmigiana, and said it was the best she had ever had! Salad was... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

So disappointed with the experience of not only the food served at Cafe Aldo but also the service received. We stumbled across Cafe Aldo, looking for a brunch and after having a look at the menu we thought it sounded the perfect place for a quick bite to eat. However, the scrambled eggs with mushrooms and red onion that I... More 

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Otley, United Kingdom
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50 reviews 50 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

We called in here for a full cooked breakfast one morning after discovering that our hotel's breakfast was bloody awful. I was hungry and in a bad mood after trapsing the streets for over an hour looking for somewhere that did a big full english. Initially thought it was too expensive at over £5, but I was too hungry to... More 

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Perugia, Italy
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Nice place, very good food and very helpful staff! But we had a very bad experience with the extractor fan system of the open kitchen! Our clothes smelled a lot even if we stayed for just half an hour! Thank God Brighton is a very windy city! :-)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015 via mobile

We are regulars here, and are never disappointed. This is a REAL Italian style cafe, the dishes have that hearty authentic feel and you won't leave hungry. Excellent value, good humour and friendly atmosphere.

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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

I very much enjoy the wonderful food and great service at Aldo's. Everybody is greeted by the chef from his open kitchen. The spaghetti carbonara is especially good with lasagne a close second. All food freshly cooked in very quick time. Lovely staff and a fun lunchtime venue. Please only visit after 12:45 after I've left!

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Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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96 reviews 96 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

To be honest, I was not expecting much when we went in. It was empty, and a laminated menu are not usually good signs. Don't let that put you off - this place offer excellent, tasty food. The simple menu, which is cooked in open view is exactly what a cafe Italian should be doing - making tasty food without... More 

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014 via mobile

Great Italian food at very good value. Been here several times and always impressed both the pizzas and the foccacia burgers are excellent. I've not had the pasta but my friend did and said it was great.

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East Sussex
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147 reviews 147 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
229 helpful votes 229 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

First place we came across after parking the car in the 24 hour car park around the corner. Looked ok but was empty. Once inside it appeared a little scruffy and could benefit from a little redecoration. However in we went to a pleasant greeting. The cooked breakfast was grilled to order and very tasty. Good value.

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3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Came here about 6 months ago ordered a pizza which was disgusting. It hadn't been cooked long enough the dough was falling apart and when I complained the chef said it was fine but it defo wasn't. It was watery and needed an extra 10 mins in the oven. Rude chef! Wouldn't return

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 77 Trafalgar Street, Brighton, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

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