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The Ginger Dog

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$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub
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12 College Place, Brighton BN2 1HN, England
+44 1273 620990
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Today
12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Went here for a Sunday roast. A veggie Sunday roast is included on the sample menu on the website BUT only meat roasts were available ! Yes I should have gone somewhere else but had walked 3 miles to get to the pub so decided to stay. I had a meat roast but without the meat . There was a... More 

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Thank JudeD1955
Melbourne
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38 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Ginger Dog is, like all of the other Ginger restaurants, very good. Our lunch was generally very good, the food leaning towards good rather than great. I did have one of the best espresso martini's i've ever had here and my partner enjoyed a local UK sparkling that is not usually found on wine lists. Service sadly was quite... More 

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Thank EuroTravellerMelb
Brighton, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A lovely place for dinner or lunch with a great choice if good wine And luckily my local! Service was friendly and prompt nice menu and a lovely roaring fire. Would definitely recommend .

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Thank joclemente
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lots of lovely things on the menu,decided to have a burger, it was delicious. Very friendly barman.Dog friendly and very relaxed.will definitely recommend and be back.

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Thank davedogdoodle
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Ginger group have a good reputation for tasty food. They are very popular and often needs booking, although mid week here is probably not necessary. The service was ok, a bit slow considering it was quite quiet, but we were chatting so it didn't really matter. I had the steak last time I was here and this time the... More 

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Thank lisa T
Essex
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Really good and sometimes unusual food from a professional master chef semi-finalist, great service team

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Thank DrewEssex
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a three course dinner for 8 of us and I must say the food was delicious! Every plate was completely finished. Beef cheeks were stunning and the sole wonderful. Staff friendly and not intrusive. Will be going back

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Thank Alan G
Welwyn
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64 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice Sunday lunch at the GD Roast beef ? Excellent ' roast chicken? Wonderful. One of the best road dinners in a long while. The service was a little slow but I think this was because it was all cooked fresh. We'll definitely go back.

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Thank O941ZLbrianw
Sutton, United Kingdom
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287 reviews
169 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you like your Sunday lunches elegant and dainty, don't visit the Ginger Dog - but if you appreciate incredible food, served by lovely people in a great location with bags of character, drop in this weekend! The wine list is packed with interesting bottles at far from stupid prices and, most notably, there's a great selection available by the... More 

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Thank PRFluffy
West Sussex, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Burns night booked on phone but not told it was a four course £40 set menu, no flexibility on the night so felt cheated on the night to have to pay that, no other options, unfriendly staff, cold pub, stuck up attitudes, food is nice but over priced and chocolates they served were repulsive. Won't go back.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$26 - $47
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Friday
12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Saturday
12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 College Place, Brighton BN2 1HN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 620990

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