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Address: Kings Road Arches, Brighton BN1, England

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A good spot for a funny photo

At the end of the day it's a stone doughnut sculpture, nothing to write home about but good for a funny photo opportunity

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
TonyH2010
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Northampton, United Kingdom
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Northampton, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

At the end of the day it's a stone doughnut sculpture, nothing to write home about but good for a funny photo opportunity

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Essex, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This huge metal Doughnut sculpture stands out on a jetty from the promenade to give you a view of the horizon. Makes for a good photo and also a good location to look towards the i360.

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Thank 800BumbleBee
Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The sea draws (most of) us; and this ornament / sculpture has it's own allure - but only when you get close; in fact it gets more interesting the closer you get to it!? A take on the world / globe as we know it only through the eyes of a 'doughnut'!

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Thank DaddyG1008
Worthing, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This sculpture does look slightly odd when seen from afar, not really meant to be a doughnut, but all to do with a black hole apparently. But hey, art is a personal thing and it's good to encourage local artists to enhance the public areas.

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Thank ZoeBailey72
London
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54 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

It is a statue of a big doughnut, and as statues of doughnuts go, one of the best. Worth a visit if you like peering at the sea through a hole.

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Thank Wuffa
Ontario, Canada
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34 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

This was interesting piece of art. It was interesting as we could find Canada on the donut shape. We took pictures thru the hole. On pier so could enjoy view from that area.

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Thank Theresa M
Brighton, United Kingdom
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71 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

It's big and heavy and doesn't do anything. Nor quite what you can say about it except you can look through it from either side

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Thank Gary F
Hove, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

Many people get their photo take beside it. It is not a great attraction really. Certainly nothing special but in a VERY busy seafront location so you can't miss it.

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Brighton
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74 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

It's a nice spot to check out in summer. Other times it is cold and very windy as it's right next to the sea! But I have been visiting a lot recently as it's a great spot for Pokemon Go. There are 2 PokeStops that are almost always lured so a great spot to catch Pokemon and you do get... More 

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Thank Viless
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

The doughnut is a fun 'sculpture' on a littel promentary to the West of the pier. On the day we visited, it was rather windy and the sea was rough although people were paddling. The red flags (no swimming) were up on the beach. We walked past the doughnut, through which many people peep at each other to the edge... More 

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