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La Capannina

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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15 Madeira Place, Brighton BN2 1TN, England
+44 1273 680839
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Today
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

You just have to try it on! Me and my partner enjoyed here a lot. Great food and not expensive at all. Thank you and I'm sure we will come back here again.

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Thank Robert G
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2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Not a franchise but a honest family restaurant. friendly service and honest cooking. enjoyed it so going back again tonight to try something different

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Thank Simon H
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This restaurant had a beautiful look with hanging baskets of flowers outside the window and soft, warm lighting inside. It felt like stepping into a little slice of Italy and the waiters were friendly and welcoming. It is perfect for couples or a small group of friends who are looking for a varied and reasonably priced menu and a cosy... More 

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Thank MayanEats
Haywards Heath, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Perhaps I am a little biased. La Capannina was the first place my husband and I went for dinner 14 years ago! Having moved out of the area we revisited once when the ownership changed hands. The new owners were not as attentive and whilst the food was good they could have done more. So, imagine my excitement when I... More 

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Thank Sarah1357908
east midlands
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298 reviews
173 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a large family party looking fo somewhere to eat during the Christmas holidays and settled for this. In some ways it met our needs very well. We had a big table and our own space, our American grandchildren loved the pasta and the prices were reasonable for Brighton. However approval of the food wasn't universal. I had a... More 

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Thank lancashireexile
Brighton, United Kingdom
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309 reviews
194 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I popped here for a quick dinner the other night and was pleasantly surprised. I have been in the past but had found that over time it had gone a bit down hill. However, this seems to have changed. The service was quick and friendly and the food was hot and tasted very good. I had the spaghetti bolognese which... More 

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Thank pearl2106
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had bruschetta and pasta with broccoli and cream sauce. The chef hardly gave us time to choose, was quite unfriendly and as soon as we finished our mains and didn't want dessert we got the check unwanted and had the feeling we had to move for the next. Food was not as one would expect at a genuine Italian. Would... More 

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Thank Claudia B
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I end up here in my short visit to Brighton. A bit quiet when we arrived but picked up Linguine with prawns was amazing, juts the right portion, The Service was very polite and friendly I would recommend it. Enjoy lovely Italian food

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Thank RTMesquita
Southampton, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was selected for a night in Brighton further to reviews on Trip Advisor. It was excellent and thoroughly deserves the previous reviews. Food and service is excellent and authentic Italian.

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Thank jospaige
London, England, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Be it pasta, pizza, meat or seafood it seems that this restaurant just gets it right. Actually our fourth visit and couldn't ask for more. The menu is extensive enough to always make it a slightly difficult choice. Flavours are amazing and the prices very reasonable. Efficient more than friendly staff but in no way negative. Has become our go... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Madeira Place, Brighton BN2 1TN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 680839

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