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The Old Bank Steak & Ribs

120 St. Georges Road | Kemptown Village, Brighton BN2 1EA, England
+44 1273 682200
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good14%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“ribs” (170 reviews)
“steak” (221 reviews)
“t bone” (14 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 22:00 Hours
American, Steakhouse, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
120 St. Georges Road | Kemptown Village, Brighton BN2 1EA, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Popped in by chance as very close to the B&B we were staying in. Lovely warm welcome and friendly throughout our visit on a wet & windy evening. Was informed to leave plenty of room for desserts which were a knock out as homemade. We...More

1  Thank Johnnyonefoot
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Was recommended the restaurant by our hotel, short 10 min walk up the road and we were definitely not disappointed!! I had 1/2 rack of ribs and Hubby had full rack, the food came quickly, was absolutely delicious and we could have easily eaten more,...More

1  Thank CarrieB837
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'd wanted to try this place for a while and so a friend and I went on a Saturday evening. It was busy, but just enough to give it a nice atmosphere and we never felt rushed. The food was delicious and good value. Our...More

1  Thank SarahEm2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My fella and I stopped here for a quick meal before going to an event in town. I found it after a Google search. I had half a rotisserie chicken with salad and my fella had haddock & triple cooked chips. Both were delicious. Our...More

1  Thank BubblesL0ng0
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here owing to good accessibility for an electric wheelchair initially, but we had a super meal on Saturday night. Two of us had 10oz sirloins, one had fish & chips and one had ribs. Each was delicious, steaks juicy, chips were crispy on...More

1  Thank Ali m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were craving a steak in a place with a great and chilled vibe so the obvious choice was the Old Bank. To our delight we were presented with a cocktail menu when we sat down and got stuck in. They were delicious! We shared...More

1  Thank Yum-ding-a-ling
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here as advertised as having good steak and ribs. Service was quick and friendly. Ordered two starters (garlic bread and chicken wings) both were not great and the celery on the chicken wings had not been washed so could not be eaten. For mains...More

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Stephen L, Owner at The Old Bank Steak & Ribs, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, thank you for your compliments on Steak, Ribs and Service. That's why we're NUMBER ONE for steaks and ribs in Brighton & Hove! Before commenting on the negative points, I have to say that I was taken aback by your '3' score on value...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food and even better staff..Zoe, Sara,Alex, Veli...made the night. I’ll be back, thx for a great evening!

1  Thank EvaV1740
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I initially came here with my girlfriend for Valentines Day and the food and service was so amazing we decided to come back today for my birthday... and they did not disappoint! Today we had amazing service and they even sang happy birthday with candles...More

1  Thank Cherry W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to the Old Bank for my son’s 17th birthday, had a fabulous time! Food was fantastic and so were the staff, very friendly and lovely touches like a birthday banner and candle for the birthday boy. Our waitress Zoe was amazing, so attentive!...More

1  Thank 139sharon
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Questions & Answers
7 August 2018|
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Response from craigbaskerville | Reviewed this property |
Yes but the restaurant places you away from other diners which is good and professional
Tom B
5 August 2018|
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Response from doris53_10 | Reviewed this property |
The guys in our group were drinking it....can’t remember though if they had draught & bottles
Mark T
29 October 2016|
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Response from Stephen L | Property representative |
Hi Mark, Yes we do take American Express. Regards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 St. Georges Road | Kemptown Village, Brighton BN2 1EA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 682200
  • E-mail
The Old Bank Steak & Ribs Restaurant is a great place for family and friends to enjoy freshly prepared delicious and good quality steaks, pork ribs, fresh fish, burgers, vegetarian meals and salads. The kids menu has a good choice of fresh meals including a drink and ice cream for £5.95
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