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The Park View

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Bar, British, Pub, International, Gastropub
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71 Preston Drove, Brighton BN1 6LD, England
+44 1273 541663
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12:00 - 23:00
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Sun 12:00 - 22:30
Mon - Thu 12:00 - 23:00
Fri 12:00 - 00:00
Sat 10:30 - 00:00
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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152 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

... This would be a fantastic local! Great space in and out, friendly staff (and landlady), mix of regulars having sensible fun, good food and tons of pooches! Been meaning to try this place for an age; we popped in the other night and had a really good Ceaser Salad with a tasty pint sat outside. We'll be back!

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1 Thank Trevlik
General Manager A, Manager at The Park View, responded to this review

Hi Trevlik Thank you so much for your recent review We hope you come back soon to try some more of our delicious menu :) More 

brighton
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29 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On a result pleasant evening 2 of us had the chicken Caesar salad and side of sweet potato fries. The salad was excellent as were the fries. The friendly atmosphere created by kim and other staff suited the location perfectly. Great outside space for a pint in the sun

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Thank chrisregan
General Manager A, Manager at The Park View, responded to this review

Hi Chrisregan Thank you so much for your recent review We hope you pop back soon More 

Redhill, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Title says it all really! We popped on for some lunch and it was absolutely delicious and very good value for money. Thoroughly enjoyed it 😁

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Thank londonlou89
General Manager A, Manager at The Park View, responded to this review

We are so pleased you enjoyed your visit to The Park View! We hope to welcome you back again soon More 

Windsor, United Kingdom
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287 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We assembled for preparing wedding drinks. There was a large crowd. The staff were welcoming and efficient. Looking at the meals being served we will be returning to eat another day. A good pub. Friendly and spacious.

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Thank Fernlay
General Manager A, Manager at The Park View, responded to this review

Hi Fernlay, Thanks so much for your recent review. Please let us know what we can do to get us that extra star for next time! Cheers More 

Brighton, UK
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58 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We often visit the Park View for drinks & snacks. We decided to pop to the Park View last minute Sunday afternoon for a drink & dinner with the kids...easily got a table, nice mellow music and not too busy...had a couple of drinks..then ordered dinner..two of us had fish n chips, one had a burger and the other had... More 

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Thank splat73
General Manager A, Manager at The Park View, responded to this review

We're so glad you enjoyed your recent visit with us! We hope to see you again soon. Cheers More 

Brighton
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017

I have hired The Park View room downstairs for my 50th Birthday Party. There were 70 people invited. The buffet menu was of a very high standard, the atmosphere very relaxed and the service was great. Kimmy and Hew did all in their power to make the event go smoothly. They accommodated every single request and gave access to the... More 

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Thank FrancescaCarlos
General Manager A, Manager at The Park View, responded to this review

Hi Francesca, We were so glad that you decided to spend such an important day with us. We are so happy you enjoyed your evening, and hope you visit us again soon. Many Thanks Huw & Kimmy More 

Brighton, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Very welcoming pub situated perfectly between central Brighton and preston park. The pub is surrounded by beautiful trees with a very large sunny beer garden. They love dogs inside and out. The food is great pub food but it could be improved on.

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Thank Cariocacaz
General Manager A, Manager at The Park View, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you so much for your 5 Star review. We are launching a new menu this week, make sure to pop by and try something new. We hope to see you soon Huw More 

Brighton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Okay pub close to home, quite clean and well decorated. Only problem is that different bartenders charge you diffrent things for drinks I don't know if it's them pocketing the extra money or staff don't know the prices. Charged £2.50 on a Monday night for a coke then the next week charged £1 on a Monday. Staff just pour your... More 

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Thank alfy2017
General Manager A, Manager at The Park View, responded to this review

Hi Alfy, I have sent you a message to get a little more information on your comments. Different sizes of Pepsi is charged at different prices, so this may be your confusion. All of the staff are friendly, and are more than happy to strike up a conversation with you if the situation arises. Cheers Huw More 

Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Arrived in Brighton for a short family break and needed somewhere close for a quick meal. Service was friendly but food was quite ordinary and not cheap.

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Thank Martin W
General Manager A, Manager at The Park View, responded to this review

Hi Martin Thank you for your recent comment. We are about to launch a new menu, I hope you pop in and try some for yourself. We have offers on throughout the week, from a sandwich and a drink to 2 course deals - just pop by to find out whats on and when. We hope to welcome you back... More 

Brighton, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Great location but don't bother trying to eat. It always seems a bit too much for the staff to serve you. We visit the Park View quite regularly due to its location to Preston Park and they always seem to struggle with service. The food is average but OK if you are looking for a quick bit, it's just overpriced... More 

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1 Thank afieldsomewhere
General Manager A, Manager at The Park View, responded to this review

I am sorry you were not happy with your recent visit. I have sent you a message to find out a little more about your comments. We never like to see a guest leave disappointed, and we welcome all well behaved children in the pub. We hope you visit again soon Cheers Huw More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12 - US$21
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, International, Gastropub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
10:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 71 Preston Drove, Brighton BN1 6LD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 541663
Description
A Brighton pub you'll never be bored of.Just a stone's throw from Preston Park, you'll find a pub that's cosmopolitan Brighton at its best. Alongside our impressive range of speciality drinks and pub food at The Park View, you'll find a line-up of interesting activities throughout the week, such as Tai Chi Mat and the odd live band too, with the Peruvian nose flute making an occasional appearance.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?