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Preston Park Tavern

) #419 of 864 Restaurants in Brighton €€ - €€€ , British,
88 Havelock Road, Brighton BN1 6GF, England
+44 1273 330517
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible13%
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“sunday roast” (12 reviews)
“steak” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
88 Havelock Road, Brighton BN1 6GF, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Fantastic service, great food and great bar staff (especially George). 👐🏼 The chicken and the falafel burgers were top notch, definitely recommend!

Thank _awsmith04
Reviewed 3 days ago

We ate at the Preston Park Tavern this week, and I ordered the catch of the day. It was one tiny sea bream fillet and six very small slices of sauteed potato. It had a lovely remoulade with it and the sauces were very tasty....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

As an Aussie visiting good friends in Brighton, just had a great night at PPT. Terrific food, exceptional & prompt service, good range of craft beers & ciders and easy, friendly atmosphere and reasonably priced. Dog friendly too. Well worth a visit if you're down...More

Thank tonyd19632017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We live locally and avoid the pub at all costs every weekend as it is overrun with unruly children. Parents simply don't care about their children's behaviour and the effect this has on other people. No regard whatsoever. We went on Monday night for a...More

1  Thank martig007
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good fish and chips. Attentive, engaging staff. Sunshine. Does it get any better than this in England?

Thank chrismathews12017
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Went up here on a Saturday afternoon, thought I had walked into a crèche, small loud children everywhere, screaming and running around, this is not a pub. I don't go to pubs to have to endure other people's kids, the place was chaos, turned around...More

Thank Neil S
Reviewed 13 June 2017

This pub used to be such a great venue for lunch, serving delicious food. But those days are long gone. My mum lives locally, so we've tried it twice recently and both times were hugely disappointed. We won't be going back. And judging by how...More

3  Thank Brinklow
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Proper mans pub! Friendly service, staff is chatty and knowledgeable. I recommend it and will visit again!

Thank David H
Reviewed 5 June 2017

A year ago I had the Sunday Roast of Pork Belly and it was fantastic. This time however, it was a different story. The gaggle of conspiratorial 'bar staff' behind counter gave me the immediate impression that their time was important than mine. Without a...More

1  Thank DickR22
Reviewed 14 May 2017

There were nine of us, including two children and a baby. We had a great time, the service was friendly, relaxed, unhurried, and engagingly tolerant. The drinks were good value, £15 for a bottle of decent wine, and the food was truly excellent. The vegetarian...More

Thank david w
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
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Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 88 Havelock Road, Brighton BN1 6GF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 330517
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Locals and foodies mix in this delightfully bright and cheerful family-friendly food pub – a hidden gem, which has remained busy and buzzy since it opened six years ago. Something of a local institution, this fabulous pub serves good honest food, prepared with skill and passion. Beautifully prepared roast meals are served on Sundays from 12 to 6pm. With superb Sussex reared meats, a vegetarian and fish option as well as small portions for children, it’s hard to find a reason not to visit.
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