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Ask Italian

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58 Ship Street, Brighton BN1 1AF, England
+44 1273 710030
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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

My wife and I visited this restaurant for the first time on New Years Eve and were really impressed. The staff were very helpful as my wife is coeliac and they do offer a gluten free menu. Both the lady and gentleman were very friendly and professional and we loved the trial drink of a special lemon and raspberry lemonade,... More 

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Thank brian1newton
London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

The food is great, the staff is nice and it`s not a very expensive place. Also it is really close to the pier and old town centre.

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Thank OlgaElena
Essex, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

Fast, efficient, helpful friendly staff. Plesent atmosphere, very taste food. Excellent value for money.

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Thank LyndaHensman
Lancing, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Great service but when eating italian stick to pizza. Fab location . We had a great family get together.

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Thank pudde1
East Grinstead, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

I booked a table for 3 for 4.30pm on a Thursday because we were seeing an early show at The Brighton Centre. When we arrived, we were completely ignored for nearly 10 minutes. During this time, we were amazed to see an "abandoned" slab of parmesan cheese + grater just left in the hallway between two of the dining areas... More 

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Thank topmum7
San Antonio, Texas
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53 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

If this is the Ask Italian in the Lanes I would highly recommend it. If it is a nice day sit on the back patio for a pleasant dinner. Good food and good desserts-I had the raspberry sorbet.

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Thank WillyAna
Brighton, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

Situated in a heart of South Lances, this restaurant offers a usual and safe range of your Italian favourites, but all cooked very nicely, with a pleasant service and calm atmosphere - as far as Italian chains go, I would suggest this is one of the better ones.

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Thank Ariela C
Dublin, Ireland
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

This place is one of the worst place to eat was tasteless and bunerd and all over bad experience the staff where nice and as I told them about the bad experience they gave us 20% off but still for £30 I still needed to pay a bit steep for what you get

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Thank Sean M
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Great lunch, quick and easy, friendly staff. It has simple clean decor, bathrooms were clean. The desert menu was also very nice.

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Thank Albert W
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2016 via mobile

Great Italian food at a super price. Staff were very friendly and welcoming. Lovely buildings situated in the old part of town. A splendid evening of food.

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Thank Matt H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 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
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 58 Ship Street, Brighton BN1 1AF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 710030

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