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€€ - €€€Indian, Asian,
49 St. James's Street, Brighton BN2 1RG, England
+44 1273 626900
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (23 reviews)
“garlic naan” (4 reviews)
“chicken” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
49 St. James's Street, Brighton BN2 1RG, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Due to the high number of 5 star reviews I was expecting something amazing. The staff are undoubtedly friendly and efficient. The food is decidedly average. None of it was a cut above the rest and there were no surprises on the menu. With 3...More

Thank O F
Reviewed 3 days ago

Really do love this place it's very nice! I would recommend. Nice venue and nice food. Overall It's a nice place

Thank Adam B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We booked for a special birthday meal & Bayleaf didn’t disappoint. Great food & atmosphere & friendly, efficient service. Thank you, we’ll be back 👍🏻

1  Thank AlohaBeckyBoo
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have just returned here after three months away to confirm it is my favourite Indian eating experience in Brighton and Hove. It is. Great service and ambience and - most important of all - food. Everything we ordered was an absolute winner. Thank you.

Thank paulweaver2018
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came with my family for lunch to warm us up. I personally had a unique dish recommended by the chef. It was exquisite, the perfect combination of flavour and spices. Would definitely recommend this place to others.

Thank Sightsee51065788623
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place was recommend to me by many family and friends.I must say this the best Indian food I've had yet in Brighton, and without doubt will be visiting again soon.The food,environment,staff and service was just exceptional! Food was scrumptious and I had a great...More

Thank Sherpa16473032039
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best Indian food I’ve ever had!! Food was just top quality! It was comfortable to sit there and eat. Food is consistent. Staff are great, polite, friendly and welcoming. It's a quick service, didn't have to wait too long for the food. For this level...More

Thank Zainab S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and i ate here on a wednesday night.the food was really good from starters to dessert. I wouldnt be well up on indian food but the waiter muki advised me on what to order which was a nice touch. Will be in brighton...More

Thank Bobbymc1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best ever garlic chilli chicken, butter chicken and very best Nan breads I ever had. Superb service and I can’t think that there is a better place to eat an Indian cuisine in Brighton. I was blown away by the hot towel refresher at the...More

1  Thank mustaka2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

It started with the service. We ordered a Cobra, 2 pistachio lassis and a water. Well the waiter got the water right after 40 mins waiting for drinks in an empty restaurant. He brought out a kingfisher and 2 plain lassis. 1st FAIL. Then we...More

Thank Aroundtheworldsteve
BayLeafBrighton, Manager at Bayleaf, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi stevo, We do apologise for the service you have received in terms of the waiting staff. From where you said you could see the naan on the counter, that would have meant we would have had to open up and allow access to the...More

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30 October 2018|
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Response from davidapbrown | Reviewed this property |
There's a pay car park in High Street. Close by. Loads of on street parking but watch resident only bays and times carefully. Bring some cash for ticket machines. Enjoy the evening.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic, Hot New Restaurants
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 49 St. James's Street, Brighton BN2 1RG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 626900
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It's an Indian restaurant with a different style of cooking, everything is freshly prepared on a day to day to maintain a quality and taste.
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