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Alfresco

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Kings Road, Brighton BN1 2LN, England
01273 206523
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12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Sun 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The venue is stunning ...the food was amazing ad contrary to other reviews the service was excllent However they did not warn us when we booked that there was a party booked in downstairs with very loud trashy music banging in our ear drums. Couldn't hear a word !!! What a let down .....apologies from the staff but too little... More 

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Thank Maggiehod
Brighton, United Kingdom
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128 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I love this building and setting, great to bring my parents here on a beautiful Summer evening. Food is good and not too expensive, great portions for the specials with no need to add extras. With a quite varied menu this place is good for families with varied tastes and appetites. Staff are BRILLIANT, cheekily engaging; like the fact this... More 

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Thank Trevlik
London
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I used Alfresco for our social evening for 125 people after a conference at the Hilton and it was the perfect choice. The downstairs space looks out to the sea and the patio is a stone throw away from the beach. Lovely on a sunny day coupled with the BBQ menu which was exquisite! The food was tasty and they... More 

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Thank Keenda S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Took my mum here for lunch today and both of us were really impressed with the food and service. This is my first ever trip advisor review and felt compelled to leave alfrescos one. I recommend the Tuna steak and my mum recommends the cannelloni! Thanks for a great experience! I'm telling all my friends

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Thank Meriel D
London, United Kingdom
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71 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

...... if it's a warm night that is. I was here on the hottest day of the year so far so it was a pleasure to sit outside and watch the fairground in the distance, the full moon and the calm sea. The food was imaginative and good, and my two courses only came to £30 including beer and the... More 

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Thank DTURNER300
Surrey, United Kingdom
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103 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited for lunch on a sunny Saturday. Lovely location, though right next to a kids playground, so maybe visit later on the day if you're looking for a more peaceful lunch. Member of staff who 'greeted' us at the door wasn't very polite or friendly in the slightest - not a nice introduction (but had a giggle about it) however... More 

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Thank Natalie S
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We love coming to Alfresco - the location on the beach is perfect for our end of academic year staff party. Alex and her team in the restaurant are always so helpful with the organisation of our event (we have been to Alfresco several times); the food is always delicious - even when there are 60+ people in the party.... More 

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Thank Nicki B
Colyton, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in here for sundowners and nibbles. Expensive, and struggled to mix a good Negroni, but the staff were polite, friendly and moved to glacial speed as the night beckoned. The owner/ maitre d was a different class to the rest of the staff. Fast, efficient and focused. Drinks were good, view spectacular, and the food is very good. I've... More 

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Thank JonHourihan
Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed dinner for 5 people yesterday evening at Al fresco which was fabulous. The food was beautiful, the service was efficient and unobtrusive. As always, the location was stunning. My starter was Ham Confit which was delicious. My main was chicken wrapped in prosciutto with Sage Polenta which was stunning, well designed and perfectly cooked. The bill was £30... More 

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Thank Colin J
Worcester Park
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A party of 15 of us had a wonderful evening meal here. Food was great and the view was lovely. Friendly staff. Would recommend.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Gluten Free
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kings Road, Brighton BN1 2LN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: 01273 206523

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?