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“A secret gem of a cafe/restaurant/music/entertainment venue” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Bom-Bane

Bom-Bane
24 George St, Brighton BN2 1RH, England
01273 606400
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Ranked #35 of 833 restaurants in Brighton
Cuisines: Belgian, European, British
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
Hove
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“A secret gem of a cafe/restaurant/music/entertainment venue”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

Some places are just too good to share - but having been coming here for almost seven years, it's time to let the world know how good this place really is. Located 5 mins from the Royal Pavillion or Pier its easy to find & I agree with all the previous reviews, Bom Banes & Jane are totally unique & capture the true essence of Brighton. I have always had the most wonderful evening here & what is so amazing about Bom Banes, is that I always leave feeling that the world is a wonderful place & that Brighton is the best place ever! The food is homely cooking & extremely good value (Especially the Waffles!) & there is a good selection of beer & wine. It's a small very intimate venue, which totally comes into its own when there is music, entertainment or a film downstairs. I highly recommend, you check out their website to see who is playing, enjoy a lovely meal there & then head down the spiral staircase to be entertained...Truly Brighton at its unique Best.

  • Visited August 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 19 cities Reviews in 19 cities
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
“Terrific, barmy, bonkers a wonderful night out!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013

We went here with a group and had a throughly good evening. Very different , definitely entertaining, unique and great fun had by all. Food was good and entertainment excellent - will be back!

  • Visited July 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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UK
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 33 cities Reviews in 33 cities
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
“Terrific and personal wine bar/eaterie”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013 via mobile

Tucked away this small and cosy tapas bar is an awesome find. Quirky and intimate touches make it ideal for everyone. Food absoloutely perfect. Well done Jane.

  • Visited July 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Brighton
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70 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 29 cities Reviews in 29 cities
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
“Bonkers Brighton at it's best”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013 via mobile

Jane Bom Bane is a legend and I'd say if you've not been to Bom Banes bonkers Brighton bistro with a Belgian twist you've missed a trick.
Goldfish bowl on my head? All that and more besides. It's indescribable cabaret, Bon homie, sausages and more. Go as a couple or in a group - book in advance you won't be disappointed. I love this place and I've visited 4 times with friends family and a work group. Every time a great experience.
Love the waffle dessert too!

  • Visited September 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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3 restaurant reviews
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“Hidden gem!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2013

A charming coffee shop hidden away on George Street in Brighton. Lovely quirky little cafe- great place to pop in for a coffee or a little bite to eat off the lunch menu. Charismatic friendly owner, really makes you feel welcome. A must-go!

Visited February 2013
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