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Buon appetito

81 Western Road, Hove BN3 2JQ, England
+44 1273 204848
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
81 Western Road, Hove BN3 2JQ, England
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Reviewed May 16, 2017 via mobile

The menu is the one you can get in an Italian restaurant during the 60's and the deco is also very old fashion. The food doesn't seem to scream Italian and the toilets were quiet smelly! I don't recommend this place to Italian food lovers...More

Thank paul25698
Eugenio S, Manager at Buon appetito, responded to this reviewResponded May 17, 2017

Thank you very much for your review and sorry about my restaurant deco very old, the food i am checking with my head chef but i know him is the best chef been in my place about 10 years never fault so sound is very...More

Reviewed May 16, 2017

My partner and I returned to what is one of our favourite Italian restaurants in Brighton but this time on a weekday evening. The waiting staff are always welcoming, attentive and a delight! Our starters were a sharing platter of the Italian meats and a...More

Thank Lavendergal
Eugenio S, Manager at Buon appetito, responded to this reviewResponded May 17, 2017

Thank you so much

Reviewed May 7, 2017

We often go and eat here as the food is invarably good and the service excellent. I am somewhat puzzled by the odd bad review on this page as I do not recognise any of those comments. The owner, Eugenio, is always affable and welcoming,...More

Thank Rolf S
Eugenio S, Owner at Buon appetito, responded to this reviewResponded May 9, 2017

Thank you so much h

Reviewed May 7, 2017 via mobile

As is often the case with restaurants, you end up in them by chance and then wonder why you might not have ever gone in there otherwise. We were on the look out for a meal at 10.30 pm after a show, and everywhere else...More

Thank Mike T
Eugenio S, Owner at Buon appetito, responded to this reviewResponded May 9, 2017

Thank you so much for your great review you are making my self and the staff very happy and very satisfied for they hard work doing every day, Grazie Mille

Reviewed May 3, 2017

the restaurant is busy for lunch because of the 3 pound promotion and crowded with students. very noisy!! the food itself is what you get for three pound but what struck us the most was the bad manners of the manager/owner....he makes you feel really...More

Thank emanu d
Eugenio S, Manager at Buon appetito, responded to this reviewResponded May 4, 2017

Hello thank you very much for your review. NO COMMENT

Reviewed April 26, 2017 via mobile

Went out for meal on my 18th birthday, staff were really nice and welcoming. Great location near the centre of town. Would definitely return again food is delicious.

Thank Tom C
Reviewed April 16, 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely family meal here on Saturday. Lovely tortellini and atmosphere. Have also been to the sister restaurant in burgess hill and also a lovely place. Service was good and no complaints from any of us in regards to the food! Yum!

1  Thank Theresa J
Reviewed April 15, 2017

We visited Buon Appetito for the first time and were really pleased that we went. The staff were charming, warm and friendly with attentive service. The food that we chose was excellent. We chose the red house wine to go with our meal which was...More

Thank CaroleH2012
Reviewed April 14, 2017

Bad Service The manager or owner does not know how to treat customers, the food poor and tasteless. The only good thing is the waiters

1  Thank Jackelime
Eugenio S, Director of Sales at Buon appetito, responded to this reviewResponded April 19, 2017

Thank you very much for your review. but i am not sure why it was all wrong. My chef is working about 9 years never change. He always been cooking very good food with a great passion. Waitress nice but no good service????????????.

Reviewed April 9, 2017 via mobile

I cannot complement this restaurant more. Such a charming team whose smile ☺ said it all. The food was delicious 😋 and filled that need so perfectly. I will return anytime I am in Hove.

Thank BZPersonal
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Response from Tania K | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I'm sure it. Italians love kids and these were particularly friendly Italians.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 81 Western Road, Hove BN3 2JQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Hove
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 204848
Description
Nice cona premiere with a beautiful italian colours.
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