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The Eastern Eye Restaurant

58 London Road, Brighton BN1 4JE, England
+44 1273 685151
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“dosa” (41 reviews)
“curry” (35 reviews)
“poppadoms” (25 reviews)
Opens in 5 min
All hours
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
58 London Road, Brighton BN1 4JE, England
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Reviewed March 26, 2017 via mobile

Don't know if I went on a bad night, but service was slow and lacked any interest , and the place was nearly empty. The lamb starter was very dry and chewy but was in the menu as tender pieces of lamb . The dosa...More

Thank Ripitup2014
chef_Murali, Manager at The Eastern Eye Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 27, 2017

Thanks for your feedback sir. I’ll address all your points -“bad night” restaurant business on its own has a pattern of customer volume as for us, the business builds up from Wednesday quite steadily onto the rush weekend then with the cool-off period from Sunday-Tuesday....More

Reviewed March 16, 2017 via mobile

One of the best Indian restaurants in Brighton, the nann bread is always to die for. The food is incredible

Thank Sarah F
Reviewed March 9, 2017

My 3 year quest to find a decent authentic Indian and Chinese restaurant is almost over, at least on the Indian restaurant side. The Eastern Eye beats all other "Indian" restaurants tried by me from the outer reaches of Hove to Kemp Town and back....More

1  Thank algosh
Reviewed March 2, 2017

Had a good meal last night. We started with 2 Dosas shared bEtween the 5 of us. Interesting and different and tasty. Then we had a main course each including Tandoori Prawns, a chicken Dhansak, a Goan green chicken, a lamb Rogan Ghosht and a...More

Thank CharlesG0SKA
Reviewed March 1, 2017

We have visited on a Sunday evening. Only booked half an hour before we arrived. At the beginning it was quiet but than suddenly it got so busy the restaurant got full. There were only 2 waitresses but they still managed to take the orders...More

Thank g s
Reviewed February 18, 2017 via mobile

Very attentive service, good pricing and lovely food. Girlfriend particularly loved the vegetable korma!!

Thank Matthew B
Reviewed January 20, 2017

I moved to Brighton three years ago and until I ate in the Eastern Eye I had not been able to find a restaurant in the Kemptown,Brighton and Hove area serving authentic Bengali "Indian" cuisine. There are no attempts to provide you with those horrible...More

Thank algosh
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Reviewed December 17, 2016 via mobile

We're first time locals that came on the back of the rather silly review, replied to in hilarious style by the manager here (scroll down!). Unlike that reviewer, we met super friendly staff and had lovely food. No damp smell, no dull dishes and we...More

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Reviewed December 10, 2016 via mobile

Great food, great service, I'd recommend the lamb rogan josh and the samosa starter with chickpeas. Will be going back!

Thank Tilda V
Reviewed November 18, 2016

Five of the family went here for the first time plus my wife had been before. As we were going onto the theatre afterwards and had only 1 hour we decide on just papadoms and a main course. The order for drinks and papadoms was...More

2  Thank elginwdt
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Questions & Answers
May 16, 2017|
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Response from | Property representative |
hiya, only one sauce in the whole menu has "cashew" nuts in the sauce khorma. with exception of that all the dishes don't have nuts.
April 28, 2017|
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Response from Nickg247 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, our menu has both veg and non-veg We do have some good variety of vegetarian dishes.
November 28, 2016|
Response from chef_Murali | Property representative |
Hi, if its a small number like 2 covers we should be able to accomodate you easily in weekdays. but on weekend for any number its better to reserve a table as we get fully booked in a short window of time. Also please... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$16 - $20
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 58 London Road, Brighton BN1 4JE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 685151
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