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English's of Brighton

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29-31 East Street, Brighton BN1 1HL, England
+44 1273 327980
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
12:00 - 22:00 Hours
Seafood, British, Gluten Free Options
29-31 East Street, Brighton BN1 1HL, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I real traditional fish restaurant in a fantastic location ( The Lanes ) in Brighton, All the meals we found to be exceptionally good with heaps on the menu to choose from . I have the lobster ( Not massive but the price reflected that...More

1  Thank david b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been twice in this restaurant, first time in August 2017 and last - recently, during the Easter holidays 2018. Both times me and my husband enjoyed the meal and the service. Seafood is always fresh and oysters are splendid. Definitely will visit this...More

1  Thank Lyazatiq
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A proper traditional restaurant - all courses absolutely delicious and very good value - highly recommended

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We found the fish meal to be exceptionally good quality. The ale batter for the fish was crisp and golden brown and the fish was pure white and moist, both being a good sign of their freshness. The chips were cooked to perfection. The tartar...More

1  Thank Jim S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great lunch, which was very reasonably priced from the set menu. I had cod cheeks to start, followed by skate. My husband had a smoked haddock fishcake and sea trout with risotto. It was all beautifully cooked and presented. The staff were...More

1  Thank Julie M P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

luckily we had booked in advance; the restaurant was very busy and we found out why. The whole meal was excellent and they were happy to serve me a salad instead of potatoes. Omelette Arnold Bennett was superb, and my husband's potted shrimp was perfect....More

1  Thank rosalindBirtwislte
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

a straight forward unpretentious english restaurant. Old fashioned in the best possible way with attentive but not invasive service and really good food. In a town full of funky eateries, English's of Brighton has orignal Parisian brasserie decor and a good choice of meat and...More

Thank andrew h
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

booked this renowned restaurant over 3 months ago which also involved a stay overnight in a hotel. (not cheap being Brighton) We arrived on a Sunday in March at 8pm. had over coats taken and showed to our booked table as requested in the window....More

Thank carolinegreaves
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch booked here today for my birthday. Staff were very attentive and on arrival they came with 2 glasses of champagne which was a lovely thoughtful surprise. We had Chicken Liver Parfait and Lobster Bisque to start both followed with Lobster Thermidor and...More

1  Thank Michele B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Four of us were staying in Brighton and wanted a good "fish" restaurant. Well as far as the food was concerned we all had no complaints, it was great. Some of the highlights; squid with curried cauliflower puree, cod cheeks, smoked haddock with cauliflower cheese...More

Thank Steve C
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Response from Lucy D | Reviewed this property |
We don't think it does - or at least if it does then it is v quiet as we have the same problem with music! Hope that helps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$42 - US$109
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29-31 East Street, Brighton BN1 1HL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 327980
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