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29-31 East Street, Brighton BN1 1HL, England
+44 1273 327980
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“oysters” (215 reviews)
“dover sole” (42 reviews)
“dressed crab” (20 reviews)
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12:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
29-31 East Street, Brighton BN1 1HL, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Popped down only for some Oysters and a bottle of Wine, had the cheese selection after. Nothing to complain about, product quality great and service flawless. Always a good visit if you're a seafood fan.

Thank GiacomoFrancia
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This place is surviving just on his outdated reputation. We had a really poor experience this evening. The seafood plate ( chilled version) was the most bland way to present and attempt to cook a fish selection. We ordered 3 tuna stakes and they were...More

Thank Camillo D
Reviewed 3 days ago

Have been coming to this restaurant for many years but feel the presentation of food has gone down hill. My mum and I had earl grey tea with lemon to finish off our meal and the rather large lemon wedges were just placed on the...More

Thank Deborah H
Reviewed 3 days ago

My partner and myself are crazy about seafood, so when I surprised her with a day trip down to Brighton from here in Southampton, I had to bring her here. I love Brighton but had not managed to get in here before. So, we chanced...More

Thank Lankester_DeLarge
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

On our list to try, not as great as we thought it would be. Very cramped inside, practically sitting on top of other diners. We had the roasted fish platter, which was overpriced for what you got. We were basically filled up on mussels &...More

Thank Linda W
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went there last week with my wife and two kids. The staff were very friendly & helpful and the food was delicious. They serve gluten free fish and chips (code fish only) which we tried. We also tried their grilled tuna, which was also very...More

Thank naazccc
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Sadly for what ever reason in the past This was my first visit Lovely small oysters to start Fresh unadulterated mackerel to follow Good house wine Looks expensive and I’m sure could well be but also good value for the quality and location Will certainly...More

Thank Nockle1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful seafood, great service and lovely setting in the Lanes made for a brilliant dinner. This is an upmarket restaurant but with prices only a tad above the rest.

Thank davidkharding
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited here at the weekend, we had an early dinner so sat outside whilst the sun was shining. The restaurant is located in a small square was great for people watching. The waiters were friendly and attentive. The food was lovely and fresh, the...More

Thank Ambersgate
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tasty food and set menu is reasonable and good value, our waiter done his basic service not much talkative , but maybe this is how they must behave towards customers

Thank PrincessMelanie1990
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Response from Lucy D | Reviewed this property |
We don't think it does - or at least if it does then it is v quiet as we have the same problem with music! Hope that helps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$38 - $99
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29-31 East Street, Brighton BN1 1HL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 327980
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