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124 Kings Road, Brighton BN1 2FY, England
+44 1273 323888
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“brisket” (90 reviews)
“coleslaw” (50 reviews)
“burger” (114 reviews)
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Grill, American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
124 Kings Road, Brighton BN1 2FY, England
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Reviewed August 26, 2016

A really nice central find. Staff were very polite and food was amazing - just wish I hadn't eaten so much of it! Couldn't finish and it was perfectly ok for me to take it home - finished it off the next day - still...More

Thank Marisa T
Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

From start to finish staff were really good food was lovely we had devil eggs for starters which were delicious not eggs though it was a mince dish followed by burgers lots of food very good though reasonable prices will defiantly return

Thank Alisonstrong
Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

We had a butterfly chicken burger with salad & chips which I would thoroughly recommend. 7oz burger with coleslaw & chips, choice of rolls, lovely burger but the roll was slightly stale. Very good sized meals, we couldn't finish all the food. Good prices for...More

Thank Jillian P
Reviewed August 25, 2016

Went to smokeys on Thursday night for the unlimited chicken wings as advertised. After a 4 mile walk (not to the place) four of us thought this was a welcome reward. Alas upon arrival we were informed, at an empty restaurant that they had run...More

Thank Scott K
Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

Went to this restaurant when I went to Brighton for the day and was really impressed by this little establishment. It was the only quiet place which was fine with me. All of the staff there were lovely and inside it was really nicely decorated...More

Thank Mike E
Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

Very good food and large portions. Great salad and good ribs. Kids meals were huge. Enjoyed it very much.

Thank PADDERS201
Reviewed August 22, 2016

This resturaunt was highly recommended on Tripadvisor. We happened to walk past and headed in for lunch. It was delicious. The staff were so friendly and attentive. We ordered amazing salads, they looked too good to eat. Deffo recommend

Thank Emma L
Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

Usually when trying a new BBQ restaurant I go for the ribs, these should be something a good BBQ joint can't get wrong. The pork ribs at Smokeys were ok, definitely tender, I prefer a little more of a smoked flavour in my ribs. The...More

Thank DarrellllerraD
Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

After my first visit to Smokeys I was left unsure if I really liked it or not, staff were friendly and we were seated immediately which was good as it was 8pm, good selection or food and drinks on the menu and I opted for...More

Thank Gooders_1982
Reviewed August 19, 2016

The food is OK but it isn't smoked, or if it is usually then mine wasn't. A truly vast quantity of brisket was served, and it was quality meat, cooked long and slow. But it was bland and dry, relying on the table sauces for...More

Thank visitor123
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Can we bring our dog? We're staying in a dog friendly hotel but don't think we can leave him there in our room unattended!
March 15, 2017|
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Response from Smokeys2013 | Property representative |
Hi Caroline, Yes dogs are welcome - We just ask that you pre-book your table and mention the dog - we have a table in the bar area that is suitable (01273 323 888)
we are a party of 6 on a Friday night do I need to book also is there a disabled entrance I noticed stairs down
May 24, 2016|
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Response from Jodie P | Reviewed this property |
I would book if I was you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$13 - $36
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 am
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 am
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 am
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 am
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 Kings Road, Brighton BN1 2FY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 323888
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Welcome to Smokeys, a slice of American heaven by the British seaside.We've taken the best of classic roadside cuisine from the heart of the States, added a pinch of spice from South of the border, and brought it on home to Brighton. We proudly serve California Brunch and Texas BBQ, freshly prepared with love and care from the finest local ingredients for your dining delight, day and night.Smokeys offers Brighton something new and something special - a celebration of satisfying American cuisine, lovingly crafted from the very best local ingredients.Inspired by a trip to the California desert, where good food well-cooked is a part of everyday life, we wanted to bring that delicious home-cooked taste back to Brighton.