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Flat 124 50 Kings Road, Brighton BN1 1NA, England
+44 1273 323888
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
08:00 - 22:30 Hours
Grill, American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Flat 124 50 Kings Road, Brighton BN1 1NA, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The staff were great , helpful and polite Chicken wings good Pulled pork dry Ribs ok On the whole was slightly disappointed with food but it's was a good evening made by staff

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jb0322578
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The staff were extremely helpful from the time we arrived. Assisted us with choosing our food as we were worried about having an over full stomach at our show in an hour and the waitress explained how big the meals are here. We chose a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Katie T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although there is no view (from a seafront location), don’t be put off, you will miss a really great place, good atmosphere and an excellent meal – amazingly at what I think is decent value. We were going to the Saltroom, but they were full...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Jono M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was staying at the hotel above this restaurant, The Granville. I had breakfast at Smokey’s twice. Delicious both times. I ordered a somewhat custom made breakfast and they smiled and said “ok”. That’s a cool feeling when you ask for something not quite on...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank huntoon3
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a birthday meal. What an amazing place to eat! If you go, make sure to get something cooked from the smoker! Absolutely delicious food. I've never had ribs this good and the hot wings are incredible, although VERRYY hot. All the dipping sauces...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 969cyrusd
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place friendly staff the food was ok not great but portions were huge especially fries , reasonable priced but average

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank julia l
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great restaurant situated in basement of Granville Hotel Great food and portions are huge!! Staff very helpful and polite

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Maria P
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Had a amazing dinner last night with friends. Friendly staff in a great atmosphere. Then the bill arrived. £12 service charge on the bill. Let’s be clear, I will decide if the service provided warrants a tip. Many people have to work for a hour...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 249jasond
Reviewed 28 October 2018

Me and my boyfriend visited this place in August while staying a few days in Brighton, the location was amazing and the staff we're really friendly. The food was absolutely delicious, if we ever go to Brighton again we would definitely re-visit. The prices are...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Nicole E
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

This place is situated right on the sea front, a little below street level and adjoined to a hotel, it’s a 10-15 min walk from the centre (lanes area) of Brighton 4 of us ate at Smokey’s on the Halloween weekend. The staff were friendly...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank NorthStar814891
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9 October 2018|
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Response from jasperbigboy16 | Reviewed this property |
Hi We took our children aged 9 and 12, it was fine, from what I remember there is a children’s menu.
Beth W
28 November 2017|
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Response from Steve T | Reviewed this property |
When I visited a couple of months ago you received 6 to start, 2 of each kind (hot sauce, BBQ and breaded). Once you finish those then you are free to order as many as you want of each kind as many times as you wish. These... More
15 March 2017|
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Response from Smokeys2013 | Property representative |
Hi Caroline, Yes dogs are welcome - We just ask that you pre-book your table and mention the dog - we have a table in the bar area that is suitable (01273 323 888)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$35
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Flat 124 50 Kings Road, Brighton BN1 1NA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 323888
  • E-mail
Welcome to Smokeys, a slice of American heaven by the British seaside.We've taken the best of classic roadside cuisine from the heart of the States, added a pinch of spice from South of the border, and brought it on home to Brighton. We proudly serve California Brunch and Texas BBQ, freshly prepared with love and care from the finest local ingredients for your dining delight, day and night.Smokeys offers Brighton something new and something special - a celebration of satisfying American cuisine, lovingly crafted from the very best local ingredients.Inspired by a trip to the California desert, where good food well-cooked is a part of everyday life, we wanted to bring that delicious home-cooked taste back to Brighton.
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