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Joe's Cafe

24 Upper Hamilton Road | Prestonville, Brighton BN1 5DF, England
+44 1273 503917
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good13%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (15 reviews)
“hash” (28 reviews)
British, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
24 Upper Hamilton Road | Prestonville, Brighton BN1 5DF, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The staff here are working so hard and are so very polite its a real shame to see other customers frantic and rude when they are already so busy trying to cope with the tables they have. It's the weekend of Pride and its mental...More

Thank Lily C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for brunch with our postgraduate daughter after a night in the tiles. Had a great spot in the outdoor area opposite the mural of swimming food! We had a Spanish hash, a smokey joes hash, a full English and an even bigger one! Daughter...More

Thank Stef H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I wanted to go to this cafe since I saw in the local paper it had been included in the top 10 cafes in Brighton. I suppose I was expecting the ultimate but I was disappointed. The breakfast was just about average and was similar...More

Thank Alan C
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Came here with some friends and sat in the garden on a picnic table. A tiny little place and suntrap of a garden - lovely to sit in the sunshine! It was a little squished but we are good friends :) I had the veggie...More

Thank Kat J
Reviewed 22 June 2018

I could not fault the full-English late breakfast I ate here, everything was freshly cooked and the portion was just right, not too heavy and overladen. The service was friendly and the cafe was beautifully clean. Recommended

Thank marrss
Reviewed 20 June 2018

Such as amazing cafe! Had the most delicious vegan breakfast and its just great to see that all dietary requirements are catered for! The staff was lovely too!

1  Thank fernando b
Reviewed 29 May 2018

This has to be one of the best home-cooked breakfasts I've had in Brighton. Well done for providing good honest food.

Thank ravelst
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Had a disappointing experience today, which is a shame as the menu sounded great. The portion sizes are obscene, the table that left before us had also left 80% of their food, as did we. The staff seemed harassed and the drinks came out one...More

1  Thank Natamou
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

My wife and I visited for breakfast following excellent reviews on TripAdvisor. We certainly weren’t disappointed with a great selection available and some good quality food. Will certainly be visiting again. Milkshake was also superb.

Thank Antony C
Reviewed 14 May 2018

Title says it all really, food was lovely and prices were reasonable. Friendly staff but had to wait about 40 minutes for our breakfast, not an issue but may be if you are in a rush! Would still recommend :)

Thank HaydenPratt
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Elaine E
10 January 2016|
Response from reviewFace | Property representative |
Hi Elaine, Thanks for you message but I think you may be getting mixed up. Joes Cafe is very much an open business and this listing on tripadvisor is ours, not that for 'A cup of Joe'. Also no one called George has ever... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Upper Hamilton Road | Prestonville, Brighton BN1 5DF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 503917
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We are passionate about food and believe in the power of a great breakfast and a hearty lunch! We pick all of our suppliers carefully to ensure they are top quality and more importantly local. All meat, veg & eggs come straight from Sussex based farms to ensure the food is fresh and traceable. For breakfast we serve everything from a classic fry up to a spicy Spanish hash, all accompanied with quality, freshly ground coffee and delicious cakes.
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