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The Open House

) #572 of 870 Restaurants in Brighton ££ - £££ , British,
146 Springfield Road, Brighton BN1 6BZ, England
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good20%
  • Average22%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible14%
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“sunday roast” (3 reviews)
“curry” (2 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
146 Springfield Road, Brighton BN1 6BZ, England
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

As a regular customer at the open house I was very disappointed with how rudely staff the staff treated us. The website clearly states that it closes at 24:00 everyday so when we were kicked out at 23:15 after just buying a drink, told we...More

Thank Kirsty H
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Not having been to the Open House for some time we wanted somewhere where we could get something to eat and drink fairly quickly. The limited menu made that choice pretty simple, a Cheese and Vegetarian burger was the order. You would not think that...More

Thank stevewt4
Reviewed 21 April 2017

We spent a lovely couple of hours in the beer garden, drinking beers and having a splendid lunch. Great-looking pub, friendly staff, and really high-quality food. The fish and chips were genuinely brilliant-one of the best I've ever had.

Thank Cat M
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We have used this pub both for drinking and food for many years. On our last few visits we have come away feeling very unhappy with the quality of the food. We like to support our local pubs to ensure their survival, but we could...More

Thank BrightonSkiers
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Had the Dark Star APA . It was in very good condition . Relaxed atmosphere. Pleasant surroundings and conveniently close to London Road Station

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Excellent pub food - great beer and a lovely meet-up place for meeting friends and our large family. The Burger and Chips and Fish and Chips are both consistently good. Staff are friendly and efficient especially Dharma. :)

Thank Lavendergal
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Anyone who lives in Brighton will know that; if you're planning an event, whether it be a big party or a simple mid week catch up with friends, 99% of the time it will end up being at the Open House. You can try to...More

Thank laurenvictoriap
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Absolutely love this pub... love everything about it, you're always welcomed with a smile and friendly bar staff, the food is amazing and not overly priced.. I've been here on loads of different occasions & everytime I've been I've had a really good night or...More

Thank 836jayde
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Went for Sunday lunch with some friends. Food was not bad at all. However, the duty manager rudely informed us that our children 'needed greater parental supervision'. Our two children were being supervised by my partner and behaving perfectly. The children in question were not...More

Thank UrsaMark
Reviewed 14 February 2017

My girlfriend booked a seating area so that 25 girls could come and celebrate a baby shower together, and mostly all have lunch too. After booking a few weeks in advance, it was only on the off chance of checking the reservation was still held...More

Thank Neil L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 146 Springfield Road, Brighton BN1 6BZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
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