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The Geese

) #144 of 873 Restaurants in Brighton $$ - $$$ , British,
16 Southover Street, Brighton BN2 9UA, England
+44 1273 693491
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“sunday roast” (25 reviews)
“gumbo” (2 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
16 Southover Street, Brighton BN2 9UA, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Popped in for a drink and wish we could have stayed for a meal. We had a dinner reservation with friends at the hotel du vin and then theatre so it was not possible. Great atmosphere, lovely staff and the sort of pub which would...More

Thank sezayi52
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Five of us for Sunday Lunch. This is a real old world pub in the hilly Hanover area of Brighton which is populated by young people. The Geese has made a success of providing good wholesome food at reasonable prices and has built a reputation...More

1  Thank Mel L
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

I live just around the corner from The Geese but haven't visited for years - partly because I now have 3 children and it's not a pub that is particularly welcoming for kids. I actually don't have an issue with that as predominantly adult spaces...More

Thank vic79uk
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Great selection of Ale. Very friendly barman. You can choose you sausage, choose your mash and choose your gravey! What more could you want! Great Pub in a great part of Brighton!

Thank Cyrilozzy
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Perfect place to enjoy a massive sunday roast. Relaxed and friendly, best to book a table. The food was delicious.

Thank Kylie G
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Menu is almost entirely bangers and mash but plenty of choice for bangers, mash and gravy. No doubt someone has worked out the number of combinations possible. Eton Mess suitably Etonian. An unpretentious corner pub but one that makes a non-Brightonian wish he did indeed...More

Thank Alex450212
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Regular visitors to the geese. Can't fault the sausage and mash on the offer on Wednesday. Roasts are one of the best in Brighton. Do need to book or get in early though as often fully booked

Thank JasmineSky L
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Absolutely delicious roast dinner. Pork belly was perfect, gravy was rich and scrumptious, veg crunchy yet cooked, piggies were immense. Service was fab. Stuffing was slightly herby but still yum. Highly recommended. The tits

Thank albec
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

This place gets really busy we went around 5...but is well worth the wait, you can book a table for four or if there are less of you, then you can just walk in and the staff will do their best to seat you as...More

Thank wotters_k
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

The Geese is quite possibly the greatest pub on this somewhat troubled rock crashing through space. The sensational Sunday roasts are unequaled as are the wonderful staff. They are dog friendly, which to me is a sign of dignity, integrity and intelligence. As God himself...More

2  Thank Samuel H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 11:00
16:00 - 23:30
16:00 - 23:30
16:00 - 23:30
16:00 - 23:30
16:00 - 00:30
12:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Southover Street, Brighton BN2 9UA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 693491
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