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English's of Brighton

29-31 East Street, Brighton BN1 1HL, England
+44 1273 327980
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“oysters” (207 reviews)
“dover sole” (40 reviews)
“dressed crab” (19 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:00 Hours
Seafood, British, Gluten Free Options
29-31 East Street, Brighton BN1 1HL, England
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Reviewed yesterday

While shopping in Brighton I ask the clerk where she would have lunch if she could...the first place she mentioned was English's of Brighton. English's is tucked away in a courtyard and we were seated outside with at a lovely table. Starters were two Hendrick...More

Thank j68ky
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went there on Saturday 21 April on a warm glorious day.. booked a table on the internet ( you get a free bottle of wine that way ) . Good start... Lindisfarne oysters to start, went for the plain cod chips muddy peas all...More

Thank ouhh246jggg
Reviewed 4 days ago

We called here for an early evening meal before a show. Very hot day and we sat outside. I had Scallops followed by Mussels, my wife Scallops and cod. All our food was great, well served and our wine was also fine. We will return!

Thank ChrisLake38
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Born in Brighton and lived here my whole life and never been to English's! We hadn't booked a table but stumbled across the restaurant after walking through the Laines and we couldn't have asked for a better place to eat. The staff are so friendly...More

Thank Taz1989
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was recommended to us by a local resident as we were staying at The Grand for one night. The service was very good and there was a nice atmosphere. The starters were okay and the fish stew, I had was fine although I felt...More

Thank WaltonDining
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wondering around Brighton after cycling there from London, keen to replace the lost calories with delicious seafood. Looked up the best seafood restaurants and the main ones popped up, but each one was fully booked for the next couple of hours. Feeling disappointed, it started...More

Thank Sarah I
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Popped in for a quick oyster lunch. Sat at the bar and enjoyed watching our food prepared and chatting with the staff. We were given an oyster shucking lesson which was much appreciated. Oysters were delicious and although we didn’t have much time we managed...More

Thank Alison R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first visit to this traditional fish restaurant in the centre of the Lanes area of central Brighton. We were warmly welcomed and given a comfortable table in the downstairs Red Room near the entrance. The menu was extensive but we decided to...More

1  Thank TonymLondon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A friend told us about this restaurant and we decided to try it on the Easter bank holiday.the food was amazing and the portion big enough.the only downside was the price,you can find cheapest places and still eat good.would I return.? Yes

Thank saramillere
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Around 25 of us booked to attend this restaurant whilst gathering for a Conference in Brighton over the Easter weekend. Because of the size of the party we were required to pre-order our food which was not a problem. We were also asked to attend...More

3  Thank DaiJEvs
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Response from Lucy D | Reviewed this property |
We don't think it does - or at least if it does then it is v quiet as we have the same problem with music! Hope that helps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$42 - US$109
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29-31 East Street, Brighton BN1 1HL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 327980
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