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Grand Bocca - CLOSED

12 Grand Hotel Buildings Compton Street, Eastbourne BN21 4EJ, England
+44 1323 731662
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good19%
  • Average10%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible10%
28 May 2014
“Don't waste your money here”
12 Mar 2014
“Very poor”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Cafe, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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12 Grand Hotel Buildings Compton Street, Eastbourne BN21 4EJ, England
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1 - 10 of 66 reviews

Reviewed 28 May 2014

Firstly not much of a welcome. Then they had none of the meals listed on the A board outside which they said was just an example of what they sometimes have! So ordered 2 Dover soles, price was £17 with vegetables EXTRA. They came back...More

1  Thank terence g
Reviewed 12 March 2014

Visiting my elderly mother last Saturday she made a booking for 8pm we had a cab so we both could have a drink arrived to find the place in darkness obviously reading other reviews they just could not be bothered to open! No phone calls...More

2  Thank Anne L
Reviewed 22 February 2014

Very poor service. Waited 25 minutes for a drink,waited 2 hours for our mains. Small menu choice not a problem usually but nothing listed they had on! Got the impression if they knew you you got excellent service if not they couldn't be bothered with...More

4  Thank Lynda C
Reviewed 17 February 2014

Finally, a decent restaurant in Eastbourne! I booked a table about 10 days' in advance for Valentine's Day with Keith. He was very good to call me back when I called and there was no answer and I didn't leave a message (intending to call...More

Thank Will T
Reviewed 14 February 2014

Booked a table for a special anniversary with my wife 2 weeks in advance come the evening and 1 ruddy hour Keith decides he's not going to open due to the lack of bookings.......a very very poor show...it is good food but the service is...More

2  Thank deldebs
Reviewed 3 February 2014

I may just be very unlucky with this place. I have tried several times to dine here but it is always closed when I fancy eating out. Maybe I should telephone and reserve first.....? This was my fourth time of trying, this time on a...More

3  Thank J P
Reviewed 18 January 2014

Yet another fantastic meal at Grand Bocca. Eastbourne so needs a top notch place to eat and this is it, we are lucky to live very nearby so can make this a regular treat. The chef has that extra touch which cannot be taught, it...More

1  Thank paula B
Reviewed 3 January 2014

First visit was great when they first opened. Food served on second visit was somewhat disappointing, there were bones in my "filleted" fish which is unacceptable from someone of Michelin star status. Michelle Roux, Jr would not be happy!! Food was not as described in...More

2  Thank Fatfacefitz
Reviewed 24 November 2013 via mobile

Visited here on a Saturday evening with family. First impressions were quite good, nice and cosy and warm welcome. The menu is displayed above the bar which is quite awkward to read when people are sitting at the bar, also staff members standing in the...More

4  Thank Jamesandsab
Reviewed 23 November 2013

I took my family there this evening and have to say was really disappointed!!! Only 1 white wine on the board, no menus just the board so you have to dodge people at the bar to see it. Not a great deal on offer, very...More

2  Thank Teresa B
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
Tuesday
18:00 - 12:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 12:00
Thursday
18:00 - 12:00
Friday
18:00 - 12:00
Saturday
18:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Grand Hotel Buildings Compton Street, Eastbourne BN21 4EJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Eastbourne
  • Phone Number: +44 1323 731662
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