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The Thomas Kemp

££ - £££, British,
8 St. Georges Road, Brighton BN2 1EB, England
+44 1273 683334
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“sunday roast” (18 reviews)
“coleslaw” (6 reviews)
Closes in 20 min
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
8 St. Georges Road, Brighton BN2 1EB, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate sunday lunch at the Thomas Kemp at the weekend. Many tables had pre-booked - we didn't, but got a table for 2. My partner ordered the guest roast - beef cheeks & I ordered the veggie roast which was portobello & halloumi wellington. Service...More

Thank bl0ndie72
Reviewed 1 week ago

Im quite hard to please,but this place has done it for me.Roast dinners are hard to get right but they have got it bang on !

Thank Andy D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to Thomas Kemp because it looked reputable. It was raining and our family was hungry. We arrived well before closing (1.5 hours) and we sat ourselves at a table. After waiting several minutes, my wife inquired about menus and they say said the...More

Thank jonrader
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

There was 8 of us including a wheelchair user. The pub was pretty empty and the food was a good as the reviews had suggested. We had the fish & chips, chicken in dejon sauce, sausage and mash, burger. Everything presented well and cooked to...More

Thank Me_and_theRestOfThem
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Always impressed by customer service in the Thomas Kemp and was blown away by the way they managed the England - Croatia game . If the manager had not been so busy I would have congratulated her . Outstandingly well run . Chips are good...More

Thank Steve D
Reviewed 15 July 2018

My partner and I have been into this pub on a number of occasions. We are not really pub people but we heard the food was good. My partner is gluten free and vegetarian which can cause problems for inexperienced chefs. This pub has always...More

Thank IvorP12
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Americans visiting Brighton for the week and we chose well for Sunday Roast. Ricky was lovely and very kind as we navigated the menu and choices and the food was delicious. Thanks again!

Thank CAThomas111
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

This has got to be the best Sunday Roast Dinner to rival my own. I had the lamb shank which was melt in your mouth deliciousness, the portions are huge with lots of the crispest roast potatoes you ever tasted. Lots of vegetables a huge...More

Thank annie_champagne2004
Reviewed 4 June 2018

My sister and I went here for lunch and had the veggie platter. Really generous portions and great service. The lovely sunny terrace at the back was also perfect as it was a sunny day! Would highly recommend.

Thank Lilly R
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

My sister and I went here for lunch and shared the veggie platter. Really generous portions and great service. The lovely sunny terrace at the back was also perfect as it was a nice day! Would highly recommend.

Thank Claire L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 St. Georges Road, Brighton BN2 1EB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 683334
With a team of staff with extensive knowledge in a variety of sectors within hospitality, The Thomas Kemp can offer a specialised approach to your function. With an acclaimed kitchen and spacious garden our venue can provide the services to most needs. We also have a vast list of DJ's and live bands we can arrange at your discretion. Our kitchen can provide buffets for larger groups as well as our comprehensive set menu with daily changing specials. For more information our staff are more than happy to answer any queries you may have whether it be over the phone or email, The Thomas Kemp Team
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