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Casa Don Carlos

5 Union Street, Brighton BN1 1HA, England
+44 (0)1273 327177
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Ranked #90 of 873 Restaurants in Brighton
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $40 - $55
Cuisines: Spanish
Good for: Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
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English first
Uxbridge
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20 reviews 20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014 NEW

Was recommended this tapas restaurant. So pleased we decided to try it. Lovely selection of food, plenty of it too. Slow roasted lamb was gorgeous.

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london
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014 NEW

We stumbled on this great place in our hour of need. Looking for lunch before taking our train back to London we found a bit of heaven. A plate of Paella with shellfish and rabbit for me, Aubergines fried with honey and calamaris and tinto and fino and flan. LUNCH!!!! We loved it. Great little place . Food with love.... More 

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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014 NEW

Good little place to fall into after a day of shopping, great value and lovely food especially the calamari and flamed chorizo sausages. Might have to come back for a night out rather than a quick bite.

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Eastbourne
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31 reviews 31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014 NEW

I went there Tuesday evening at 6 ...we were lucky to get a table as everything was reserved. I won't do a long review - Service = Fast efficient and friendly Food = Fantastic and good portions Atmosphere = buzzing even at 6 can imagine gets noisy Price = Pretty good (not amazing) Overall = A very good experience and... More 

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 NEW

Definitely the best tapas place in the world I go all the time. Staff are really friendly you get plenty of food for what you pay as well.

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Hove, England, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

My friend invited me out for a meal tonight, and I suggested Casa Don Carlos,in the Laines Had to book a table as pre Christmas it was busy. The owner welcomes you as you arrive and sorts out your table. The menu tapas, fish and mains, also Specials of the day. The wines as also very good and the house... More 

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Uckfield, United Kingdom
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40 reviews 40 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Once again not disappointed. Superb food, great atmosphere and good Rioja !!!! We're have been here a lot of times now and it is always great. Make sure you book to avoid disappointment.

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Cumbria
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

I visited with a friend and they fitted us in even though they were obviously very busy. The bread and olives to start were excellent, some of the tastiest Spanish olives I have tasted. The four tapas dishes we ordered were all delicious and more than enough for two people. We will be back!

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Not at all sure how or why this Restaurant gained the title of 'best Tapas in Brighton'..I think that really needs to be reviewed! The Paella was overcooked and mushy, sardines were overcooked and the tuna salad was a joke, our conclusion was that the tuna resembled 'out of a tin' tuna, same texture and appearance, not fresh anyway. When... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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77 reviews 77 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Went here with colleagues who all rate the experience. Not sure how much good tapas they have had, so tend to disagree with their choice of local restaurant. Restaurant always seems busy, so maybe I'm wrong, but having experienced Barrafina, Brindisa in London I'm not so sure. The restaurant does have atmosphere, and a reasonable selection of wine, but surely... More 

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Address: 5 Union Street, Brighton BN1 1HA, England
Phone Number: +44 (0)1273 327177
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
Average Prices: USD 40 - 55
Cuisine: Spanish

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