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Al Fresco Bar & Restaurant

Kings Road Arches | The Milkmaid Pavilion, Brighton BN1 2LN, England
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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“sea bass” (4 reviews)
“tuna steak” (2 reviews)
“pizza” (5 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Kings Road Arches | The Milkmaid Pavilion, Brighton BN1 2LN, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I always try and stop here when I visit. The food, the ambiance, the service is always spot on. They make you feel like one of the family. Lovely!

Thank Rachael I
Reviewed 2 days ago

We have eaten here a few times and were happy to go back, but this time I had a poor lunch , my tuna steak was a collection of sinuous offcuts.I had a reluctant apology and discount, but there was no regret. I shall think...More

Thank dggstj
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Our family booked this restaurant for us, it was a great surprise the food served was excellent and served very promptly, there was a good choice of vegetarian meals on offer, the only point that stopped use giving an excellent review was the surly attitude...More

Thank john m
Reviewed 4 days ago

Italian restaurant situated close to the I 360. Poor value for money. Overpriced wine list. Limited menu of pizzas and pastas. Ok for quick lunch but overpriced for dinner or substantial meal. Staff friendly and efficient.

Thank David B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We popped in here after wandering around for 40 minutes along brighton sea front. They advised us when we went in food would be delayed till 2030 so no issue with waiting with a nice few cocktails. Food was very good, good wine selection and...More

Thank Alex F
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We called in here for lunch on the beach level. It was a sunny Saturday but still managed to get an outside table, with plenty of seating inside. Nice bar menu, that's reasonably priced. Food was very tasty. Would return here.

Thank JamesK1975
Reviewed 6 days ago

On a day trip to Brighton my wife and I booked a flight on the i360 at 1500 hrs and required a light lunch before check in within the hour. In spite of being busy with a wedding party they accommodated us in a splendid...More

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sea food spaghetti was amazing, view was amazing - such a shame the owner/manager and most of staff were so grumpy, unsmiling and unhappy looking.

Thank Sheila8882013
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The beach front location is unquestionably cool, but that's where the appeal ends for me. The food here isn't bad, but it's over-priced for what it is. The dirty, battered old menus don't really offer an enormous range (especially when you take out a page...More

Thank DrPlipPlop
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited on a sunny afternoon with family including teenagers and children of 3 and 8. Had pre booked a table and were seated promptly, unfortunately service was a little slow and inconsistent, we didn't get water on our table until the end of our meal,...More

Thank toplissclan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kings Road Arches | The Milkmaid Pavilion, Brighton BN1 2LN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: 01273-20-65-23
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