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The Regency Tavern

££ - £££, British,
32-34 Russell Square, Brighton BN1 2EF, England
+44 1273 325652
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“sunday roast” (14 reviews)
“ciabatta” (2 reviews)
“lamb shank” (3 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
32-34 Russell Square, Brighton BN1 2EF, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The bar man was working now his own, food took over an hour - burger & chips, fish & chips and a club sandwich - chips had been reheated so had the fish which made the batter slimy and any salad was wilting, club sandwich...More

Thank Mandy C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This pub used to do such wonderful food. ..when we came for lunch in the week it appeared strange that no Christmas decorations were up as they are always amazing. ...It turns out they are changing hands. ...the food was inedible and not even cooked...More

Thank JCollins2014
Reviewed 1 week ago

Some friends booked a table for dinner at the Regency Tavern on a Friday night and I was looking forward to going because I'd heard a lot about the venue and, despite walking past it many times, I'd never been in. Well, the decor was...More

Thank Nick S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

No Christmas decorations... drunk chef in the bar... not a good look... the carol singing and show tunes were the highlight of a pretty shabby night out.. thanks to the pianist for saving the evening for us but we went home hungry

Thank Max B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This has become my local pub after moving into the area last week. Firstly all the staff are lovely. And it's dog friendly. I've just had a quiet Tuesday lunch here. Beef stew with bread. And it was great. Not too little. Not too much....More

Thank UKDutyPaid
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The pub had been booked by friends for Sunday Lunch and as it was just a short walk from The Grand the location was superb. There is a simple choice of starter and Sunday roast and with attentive service and a glass of red wine...More

Thank Casualson
Reviewed 6 November 2017

We went there for quick lunch after been recommended by a friend. The staff was ok a bit rude and the food well below average. We had sandwiches from the special menu that included chips and salad. The bread was not fresh and the chips...More

Thank Souleiman62
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

The Roast dinner was so bad they actually deserve -1. I actually don’t know how to describe the food it was so bad it was like a roast dinner from the 70’s - they say homemade gravy it was coloured water - the roast potatoes...More

Thank Dollyncrumpy
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

We were greeted by lovely chatty staff and the colourful styled pub was a great place to have a few drinks before dinner and hide from storm Brian. My boyfriend also enjoyed the music.

Thank SooziQ4353
Reviewed 10 September 2017

I took my 2 children for Sunday roast and, from the moment we entered, nothing was too much trouble for the bar staff or the kitchen.. the lamb shank was sublime, fell off the bone and was a very generous portion, the broccoli cheese was...More

Thank Suzy A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 01:30
12:00 - 02:30
12:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32-34 Russell Square, Brighton BN1 2EF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 325652
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