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29-31 East Street, Brighton BN1 1HL, England
+44 1273 327980
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“oysters” (220 reviews)
“dover sole” (44 reviews)
“sea bass” (68 reviews)
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Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
29-31 East Street, Brighton BN1 1HL, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Perfect for a birthday celebration. We had The Menu Epicurien: a 5 course gastronomic delight that had excellent choice to satisfy our palates. And the waiter was very attentive without being intrusive. We will definitely be back.

Thank Penny B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Without a doubt the Best fish and chips we’ve ever eaten Classy and classic restaurant , friendly and smart waiters provided a memorable lunch time experience. Highly recommend

Thank tdf221
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I ate here with my parents and uncle and auntie. We choose from the a la carte menu. We had a mixture from the starters. The prawns with lemongrass were particularly nice as were the muscles. Mains were all decent portions and very flavoursome fish....More

Thank Edward J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came for the October meal deal that a few restaurants in Brigton do. It was nothing but perfect for beginning to start. Service, food and facilities. The food need to be raved about was outstanding and could fault any part of our experience. I have...More

Thank Katherine M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the moment the door was opened for us till we left, we felt honoured guests. Local and fabulous food: scallops gratin, sea bass fillets and a whole plaice were excellent, washed down with local English sparkling wine. Top class service too. Choose carefully and...More

Thank 678juditht
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped for a beer at a pub in the square, myself and my two friends felt peckish and saw this fish restaurant and thought , why not? Full seafood platter and wine, superb, service also superb. Highly recommended.

Thank littlebothy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Never fails, wonderful fresh fish & seafood, service & ambiance .excellent. Always our favourite for a birthday or special treat! And thank you Simon for the Sparkling Albariño! (Barry Frost). Picture by my Daughter Cerys aged 10. Mr Octo comes up from the sea to...More

Thank Kelly J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a delightful evening here. The staff were very welcoming without being too present, they were knowledgeable about their produce, very professional. The quality of the food was absolutely excellent, we loved the fish pie and whole Dover sole and highly recommend this establishment.

1  Thank Robert L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I stopped here for lunch on the terrace as the weather was beautiful this weekend. Potted shrimp, bread & mackerel pate, half a dozen oysters, 2 glasses of wine and service charge will set you back around £65. Is this expensive? It’s...More

Thank Dan S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great lobster, lovely cuts of steak. Oysters were great. Lp was very nice. Staff perfect We will come back again. Thanks

Thank Mattprocter123
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We don't think it does - or at least if it does then it is v quiet as we have the same problem with music! Hope that helps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$39 - US$102
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29-31 East Street, Brighton BN1 1HL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 327980
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