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Buffet Island - CLOSED

18 York Place, Brighton BN1 4GU, England
+44 1273 698606
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22 Jan 2014
“Spicy authentic Hunan chinese”
13 Jan 2014
Restaurant Hours Closed
Chinese, Asian
££ - £££
18 York Place, Brighton BN1 4GU, England
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Reviewed 22 January 2014

I was recommended this place, now called Full House, by a Chinese student from Hunan. There are separate Chinese and English menus - get the Chinese (non-buffet) for the authentic spicy Hunan cooking. It is not for the weak-stomached (nor people put off by pictures...More

1  Thank Cmbant
Reviewed 13 January 2014 via mobile

Now called Full House not Buffet Island. I'd previously visited about 18 months ago when it was Buffet Island and had a nice visit so decided to visit again as Days were closed for refurbishment. The format has changed to a menu buffet style and...More

1  Thank Rhian L
Reviewed 22 June 2013

Not impressed. We popped in at 12.45pm for Saturday buffet but many of the dishes on the hotplate had ran out of food. Twice we asked for items to be cooked and the containers re-stocked. Tasteless. Unfresh. Some dishes were only luke warm. Drinking water...More

2  Thank Mikedixon1
Reviewed 5 June 2013 via mobile

I witnessed with amazement a chef cooking with a cigarette in his mouth. The food is not that fresh, cheap and very salty. Staff not courteous just in it to grab your cash. Seems to be popular with Asian students...

3  Thank Jim C
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Reviewed 12 June 2008

excellent family reataurant, attentive service, good choice of dishes

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Reviewed 6 March 2008

Not fabulous...

2  Thank menasheep
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Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 February 2008

me and my fella went here and did the all you can eat thing.it was great i was quite surprised because sometimes those kinda places are bit hit and miss.we dont eat meat just fish and there was uite a lot of variety,you can also...More

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Reviewed 29 January 2008

great food and fantastic value I highly recommend it

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Reviewed 21 January 2008

Cheap and cheerful and good value too. The food's actually really good especially for the price, and they cook things fresh for you when you take up the ingredients too.

2  Thank JacquieMBrighton
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$16 - US$20
Open Hours
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 York Place, Brighton BN1 4GU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 698606
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