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The Pond

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
US$6 - US$19
CUISINES
Bar, Asian, Pub, Street Food
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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All reviews bao thai food steamed buns loaded fries house fries spicy mac and cheese pork wings donuts salt and pepper squid the pub great ales hoi sin on tap quick pint craft beer meat options
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Love the steamed buns, light and moreish. Third visit and will go again, the range fillings suit all palettes and food range. Vegan options too. In photo- pork bun and chips special. Tempura fish bao bun and special chips.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank juliasJ1111OT
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you’re looking for delicious vegan food, this is one of the best pubs in Brighton. They have a huge range of dishes to pick from, my favourite is the tofu bao buns, but also get a side of fries that come covered in lots...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank steve_vstheworld
Reviewed 4 January 2019 via mobile

Visited the Pond Friday lunchtime early as it does fill up very quickly. Staff are very friendly and knowledgeable and take you through the menu. Great choice of beers and lagers as well. Food is served fairly quickly and is very tasty. Wonderful flavour combinations....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank paulbarnett52
The Pond B, Manager at The Pond, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2019

Thanks Paul! We’re glad you enjoyed visiting our pub and hope to see you again soon! Cheers, The Pond Team

Reviewed 25 December 2018 via mobile

Love the steamed buns, light and moreish. Second visit and will go again, the range of fillings suit all palettes and food range.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank juliasJ1111OT
Reviewed 20 December 2018 via mobile

Visited with friends. Great atmosphere. Great beers. Pork buns and kim chi are divine!!!! Highly recommended.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank philcsmith74
Reviewed 8 December 2018 via mobile

Went here with a local friend on Saturday night and was not disappointed!!! The food is out of this world!!!! The fries were like no other I've ever tasted and don't get me started on the buns... they were divine!! Add a decent selection of...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank SammyJoIrish
The Pond B, Manager at The Pond, responded to this reviewResponded 9 December 2018

Hey SammyJolrish! Thank you so much for your amazing feedback. We’re so glad you had a great visit, and would have to agree that our Bao buns are indeed out of this world! Thanks for coming in and we hope to see you again soon....More

Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

A great atmosphere. Amazing staff. Beer choice fab and the food so different but so tasty a venue not to be missed

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank simonrB3577OG
The Pond B, Manager at The Pond, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2018

Hi Simon! Thank you for the amazing feedback, we're so happy you enjoyed your visit to our pub - please come again soon! Best, The Pond

Reviewed 30 November 2018 via mobile

We were recommended by a local, and so glad we went. Wouldn’t have known what to make of the menu but everything was AMAZING - the steamed buns, the mushroom mac and cheese, the loaded fries - so original, such a great buzz to the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Dazskins
The Pond B, General Manager at The Pond, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2018

Hi Dazskins, Thank you so much for the great feedback, we hope to see you again soon! Best, The Pond Team

Reviewed 18 November 2018

Bao are amazing, chicken wings were amazing, mac cheese was amazing. Staff were great as well. To top it all off the beer selection was very good. Couldn't really have asked for more!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Adrian B
The Pond B, Manager at The Pond, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2018

Hi Adrian, Thank you for your great feedback, we're glad you enjoyed your visit to us and hope to see you again soon! Cheers! The Pond Team

Reviewed 14 November 2018

The food is amazing and they do the best chicken wings I have had in a long time. The Bao is amazing, you can't go wrong if you are looking for somewhere for great quality and flavours.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank JamesyCantona
The Pond B, General Manager at The Pond, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2018

Hey, JamesyCantona, Thanks for your great review and good choice on the chicken wings - they're banging! Please visit us again soon! Cheers, The Pond Team

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