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The Plotting Parlour

6 Steine Street, Brighton BN2 1TE, England
+44 1273 621238
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Crazy for Cocktails

An incredible little place that specializes in cocktails. Only open in the evenings and it is a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
IrishAudity
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Toronto
Great cocktail bar

Fab Brighton hideaway. Slick service especially managing new comers when busy. Quirky but... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Steve D
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“cocktail bar” (37 reviews)
“table service” (25 reviews)
“great cocktails” (22 reviews)
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Hours Today: 15:00 - 00:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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6 Steine Street, Brighton BN2 1TE, England
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+44 1273 621238
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"cocktail bar"
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"table service"
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"great cocktails"
in 22 reviews
"great decor"
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"cocktail list"
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"pre dinner cocktails"
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"favourite cocktail"
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"reserve a table"
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"porn star"
in 3 reviews
"espresso martini"
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"booked a table"
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"lovely little place"
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"can't fault"
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"friendly bar staff"
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"nice bar"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

An incredible little place that specializes in cocktails. Only open in the evenings and it is a local fav so make a reso it fills up and its tiny. Incredible atmosphere and yummy cocktails. Great service. don't miss it if in Brighton.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fab Brighton hideaway. Slick service especially managing new comers when busy. Quirky but relaxing. Music at an appropriate level for the surroundings adding to the intimate nature.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A deliciously small, quaint,dark and inviting den for the connoisseur of fine drinks. A mesmerizing array of drinks adorn the menu and the decor screams cool and decadent, exclusive and secluded. A wonderful haunt to tipple the hours away browsing the menu for the next...More

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Reviewed 5 June 2018

Great cocktails and an interesting wine selection too. I've been quite a few times with friends and the service is always great. A super place to get some quality drinks and the volume levels are such that you can have a proper conversation with your...More

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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Fantastic hidden gem. Amazing cocktails, great atmosphere and opulent decor so tastefully done. Seriously recommend.

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Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

This cocktail bar is simply ‘fab-bu-lus’ ...... we were greeted with a friendly face from Will. The seating arrangements are perfect. There is a detailed cocktail menu which confirms that lots of love and attention has been given to the invention of their cocktails. Please...More

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Reviewed 24 May 2018

We spotted The Plotting Parlour by accident on our first night in Brighton but enjoyed it so much, we went back every night until we left. The cocktails were amazing - not the usual run of the mill drinks that you can get anywhere. The...More

Thank Lindy M
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Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

We booked the private room upstairs at the plotting parlour for a farewell event for two colleagues. The cocktails were great. However the young lady behind the bar could benefit from a customer service skills refresher. We spent a good deal of money between us...More

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Jake G, General Manager at The Plotting Parlour, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hey! So sorry to hear about this, I do remember the evening in question and I have indeed spoken to the member of staff concerned. It has often been the case at private parties that one person decides they want certain music on then another...More

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Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

Myself and my wife visited the Plotting Parlour over the bank holiday weekend. On arrival we were greeted by a very friendly bar manager who informed us that there may be a wait for a space, however within minutes he found us a cosy place...More

Thank Neil P
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Reviewed 7 May 2018

We came here yesterday for a quick drink after being reccommended by a Brighton local, the Host was lovely and he sat us near the bar even though we didn't have a booking. The Menu is fun and varied and the drinks that arrived were...More

1  Thank Maria P
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Jake G, General Manager at The Plotting Parlour, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Maria! This has to be most amazing review we have ever had. Sometimes I work behind the bar on a weekend and when I do I have been known to get a little over excited. I do, however stand by the fact that my...More

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