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21A Norfolk Square, Brighton BN1 2PD, England
+44 1273 326688
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
21A Norfolk Square, Brighton BN1 2PD, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

There are several contenders for best resturant in Brighton and Hove, but The Gingerman surely beats the lot. An elegantly designed dining room with attentive, friendly staff already marks Gingerman as promising. But it's the food that really sets it apart. Gorgeous flavours, clever combinations...More

1  Thank TP552012
Reviewed yesterday

We went to The Gingerman to celebrate a 'big' birthday and were bowled over by the whole experience. The quality of the food was extraordinary - so inventive and delicious, and the staff were warm and knowledgable. We wanted a relaxed, informal, but special evening...More

1  Thank KateGStAlbs
Reviewed yesterday

In these days of 'averageness' its refreshing to come across somewhere that simply cannot be faulted - the food, the drink, the service & the ambience were all fantastic - even the bill was a pleasant surprise as it was so reasonable...! I cannot wait...More

1  Thank Paul360m
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Recommended this restaurant by a friend who lives in Brighton Looks a bit seedy from the outside , you would hardly know it was there but inside it is warm and welcoming The staff are extremely attentive, nothing is too much trouble and the food...More

2  Thank carshalton_11
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Booked table based on TA reviews. Our expectations were far exceeded. As big foodies, we know we are critical dining guests but found ourselves being blown away with the standard of cuisine in this little cute restaurant. The food here is as good as some...More

3  Thank Mitchellfamily7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is a real find, with fabulous food and drink, friendly and knowledgeable staff. I spent New Year's Eve here with my partner and we enjoyed the 6 course taster menu with wine pairings - the menu and the wines had been thoughtfully put...More

4  Thank Victor_C_BN3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What an absolute delight . Incredible food , beautifully presented. Staff were charming, just the right level of interaction, helpful and knowledgeable about the dishes. I can’t pick which course I enjoyed the most , it was all lovely.

4  Thank Fiona R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were recommended this restaurant and can’t thank the people enough. This restaurant is a real gem. The staff are so relaxed and welcoming and very efficient , the food ( we tried the tasting menu) was delicious ( Michelin standard) . Highly recommend this...More

3  Thank wendyt221
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I would highly recommend Gingerman if you are in Brighton! It’s located in a quiet side street, service was excellent and tentative. I had cauliflower soup for starters and cod for main course and I must say it was the best food I have for...More

4  Thank Tina1235
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, setting and service. They’ve just got it right. Gold stars deserved all round. Will definitely be back

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Sophia O
29 October 2017|
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Response from pamelamck | Property representative |
Sorry just seen this. No there isn't a dress code. Best way to get hold of us is through our website. Thanks
dean h
16 July 2017|
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Response from pamelamck | Property representative |
There is lots of street parking in Princess Crescent (long stay) or The King Alfred (short stay) car park.
11 April 2017|
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Response from smojo69 | Reviewed this property |
We've been here tonight and had a fabulous vegetarian taster menu. Just let them know I'm advance
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$44
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21A Norfolk Square, Brighton BN1 2PD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 326688
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In Norfolk Square, The Gingerman Restaurant has a small, intimate dining room and a superb menu of modern British cuisine made with fresh, local produce. Full of unique character, the stylish restaurant possesses a great reputation within the city. With intimate lighting and simple wooden furnishings, this Brighton eatery has a warm, cosy ambience. The delicious dishes from the seasonal gourmet menu include slow roasted pork belly with creamy mash, cumin spiced lamb rack with black cardamom puree and coconut chutney or pig cheek ravioli with saffron jus. A classy list of wines and premium champagnes will complement your meal. Gingerman restaurant offers smart, unpretentious dining in vibrant Brighton.
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