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“jewellery shops”(409 reviews)
“narrow lanes”(98 reviews)
“window shopping”(132 reviews)
This area is home to an eclectic mix of shops and restaurants.
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West Street, Brighton, England
+44 1273 329167
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All reviews jewellery shops narrow lanes window shopping individual shops every corner brighton lanes lovely shops pubs and restaurants high street shopping experience wander around lots of shops worth a visit few hours watch the world great atmosphere visiting brighton
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When visiting Brighton a ramble around the lanes is a must. Very picturesque with great shops and pubs with great character.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JonB519
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

All lovely little lanes great vibe the north lanes are quirky but like canaby street in its days lovely cafes lots of wee shops

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank frankihowes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The receptionist at our hotel said the North Laines are more interesting than the south, and I agree with him. In the south, it is mainly high-priced boutiques and shops you could find in the fashionable parts of many cities. In the north it is...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank John C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of very interesting shops and unusual things to browse and buy lots of independent retailers great choice.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Peter R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Could have wandered around all day, pretty little streets and some fab shops. Lots of bars for breaking up the shopping

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ShanelleJacqueline
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really interesting independent shops in a fascinating area. A real bohemian atmosphere with excellent places to stop for a coffee and some excellent food. A real must do for anyone visiting Brighton.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank sjad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The lanes provide a great variety of local culture to explore, with restaurants, antique/junk emporiums and everything else in between. They can sometimes be disorientating for anyone who is not local or familiar to Brighton, but I’ve had no problems so far. Be wary of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank bobkC9976KZ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are in Brighton then you must explore The Lanes. They used to be more about antiques from memory but now there are really good independent shops, clothes shops, cafes - pretty much something for everybody. Plenty of places to grab a bite or...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank K_R_2466
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Quirky and fun, but window shopping only, the jewelry is a tad expensive but really nice. There are some nice cafes too and a great sweet shop.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank morlandmonk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Its always nice wandering through the Lanes, finding independent shops and generally still getting lost through the passage ways.

Date of experience: November 2018
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September 30, 2018|
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Response from 2012CJ | Reviewed this property |
Yes most definitely and people are friendly and helpful if needing direction. There is a map of the lanes opp The Breakfast Club which by the way is very good for breakfast 😊
November 11, 2017|
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Response from Z7895FLandrew | Reviewed this property |
There are a number of good ones, so hard to pick just one, some have some great cakes in the window so you can gage it from that, enjoy
September 26, 2017|
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Response from Templarhouse | Reviewed this property |
You can just pop in. Most are really happy to help you out. Make sure you haggle.