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Preston Park Tavern

€€ - €€€, British,
88 Havelock Road, Brighton BN1 6GF, England
+44 1273 330517
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible13%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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88 Havelock Road, Brighton BN1 6GF, England
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1 - 10 of 220 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ate here last night, it's our local and always handy to pop in. Very disappointed with the whole experience last night. Considering the pub wasn't that busy on a Saturday night, the staff were indifferent, it would have been a nice touch to have remembered...More

Thank Lorraine W
Reviewed 9 January 2018

It was such a long time since I had a great lunch at a good gastro-pub. We were in four and we were all extremely delighted with our food. My wife had a burger which she enjoyed a lot, presented well and with nicely cunchy...More

Thank Paolo Ferdinand... B
Reviewed 8 January 2018

Great Sunday roast for 10 of us, good atmosphere , staff attentive, good choice of beers, ales etc, loved the place, good for families, will be back soon, parking can be a problem, lots of permit only. Gluten free option available, book in advance

Thank DutchDuke37
Reviewed 27 December 2017

Popped in for a few drinks on Christmas Day. Good choice of beers (Doom Bar plus various delicious pale ales). Have eaten in the past and the food is good but just a liquid pre-lunch on this occasion. Good landlord, friendly locals, well-behaved dogs, excellent...More

Thank E2363ODstephenl
Reviewed 10 December 2017

Always a struggle to find a quality roast but look no further. Consistent and always served hot. I'd say the only let down it the vibe can be a little hectic esp when the bar staff turn the upbeat music up. Understandably it helps the...More

Thank Leon A
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Met a group of friends for a long overdue catchup in this pub that we used to use 20years ago....now a gastro pub....very busy....we booked for 2 o’clock & already knew we had to vacate our table by 4....this should have been fine but because...More

Thank bridgetcafe
Reviewed 23 October 2017

I visited the Preston Park Tavern on Sunday with family for a Roast... Incredible! I've tried a lot of different pubs for roasts in Brighton and these guys have got it right! Quality meat, crispy potatoes, perfectly cooked veg and great portion sizes! You can...More

Thank AndrewCarter89
Reviewed 18 October 2017

My local. Great if you like burgers, fish and chips nice, (veggie burger too much carb) chips very good, but veggie options not so good, often very small portions, clearly don't think we eat very much. Spent £7 on a couple of small bits of...More

Thank Beckyxxx17
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Once arrived it took 20 mins to even be acknowledged. We had booked a table, was shown the table and told it was being made ready only to see 10 mins later others being sat there by staff! Was told they had 'found' a better...More

Thank Darren G
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Just moved down to the area, and was recommended this pub by a friend. We had a lovely evening late last Thursday! On arrival we were greeted by extremely friendly staff, there's a great selection of drinks, plus the space is amazing... such tall ceilings!...More

Thank 852harryn
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, 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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Description
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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