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Gingerman

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21A Norfolk Square, Brighton BN1 2PD, England
+44 1273 326688
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12:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
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Tue - Sun 12:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
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Sussex
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86 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a lovely restaurant. We had a gorgeous and very charming lunch today - the food is subtle but tasty and beautifully presented. They do an incredibly reasonably priced set menu and we had a lovely time on my husband's birthday.

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1 Thank AnnaCrab
York, United Kingdom
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92 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Not having visited Brighton for many years we relied on T.A as to where was best to eat. I am delighted to say that Gingerman was actually better than the reviews. Quite small but well furnished and now decorated for Christmas it had a lovely cosy feel and we were made very welcome by the staff. A glass of very... More 

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Marlborough, United Kingdom
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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

As a couple we eat out a lot so to say that this was the best meal I have eaten this year is a mega compliment! Gingerman is a chic little restaurant in Brighton. The decor is modern and relaxing, the food out of this world! It is a set menu and, although the portions are not huge, they are... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A wonderful pre Christmas lunch with friends at The Gingerman yesterday. We had the set menu. The food was absolutely delicious, as always. Great service, with a smile. Well done to you all.

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1 Thank Sparklysparkles
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best meals I have had a very long time. Came with friends for my birthdays a couple of days ago. We all went for the 3 course menu and everything was perfect from the service to the incredibly tasty food! Couldn't recommend this place enough! Thankyou Gingerman!

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1 Thank Guy F
Exeter, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best meals we have ever eaten, and we eat out an awful lot. Nothing was too much trouble and service was exemplary. If only more restaurants were like this, I get fed up of poor quality over-priced mass produced dining. Well done guys.

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1 Thank edinastreet007
Brighton, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Yet another great meal at The Gingerman. The food is phenomenal - every mouthful to be savoured. I love the atmosphere here - not too many covers, intimate and unpretentious. The service is excellent - friendly and attentive.

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Maidenhead, England, United Kingdom
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45 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

...I has been to the Gingerman twice before, but it was a few years ago. They have had a little refit since then and I feel that some of the cosy atmosphere has been lost. The service is still impeccable, friendly, efficient, without being intrusive. In short the staff are brilliant. And the food that I had is still a... More 

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63 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely atmosphere, beautifully presented dishes but weird combinations - hard tooth threatening nuts with the cod, a cold red wine granite with the souffle (what were you meant to do with it?). For one of the top rated restaurants in Brighton it was all, as a previous reviewer described underwhelming and very forgettable. Great shame

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London, United Kingdom
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11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Having lived in Brighton for 5 years we left it too long but it was worth it. Finest dining in the city. The 3 course for £37 a la carter helped make my wife's birthday v special. Check out the soufflé and the wine list! The service was great. Fullish even on a Tuesday and not a surprise! Don't leave... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$19 - US$40
Cuisine
European, British, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21A Norfolk Square, Brighton BN1 2PD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 326688
Description
In Norfolk Square, The Gingerman Restaurant has a small, intimate dining room and a superb menu of modern British cuisine made with fresh, local produce. Full of unique character, the stylish restaurant possesses a great reputation within the city. With intimate lighting and simple wooden furnishings, this Brighton eatery has a warm, cosy ambience. The delicious dishes from the seasonal gourmet menu include slow roasted pork belly with creamy mash, cumin spiced lamb rack with black cardamom puree and coconut chutney or pig cheek ravioli with saffron jus. A classy list of wines and premium champagnes will complement your meal. Gingerman restaurant offers smart, unpretentious dining in vibrant Brighton.

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