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21A Norfolk Square, Brighton BN1 2PD, England
+44 1273 326688
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“souffle” (35 reviews)
“truffle butter” (14 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (35 reviews)
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
21A Norfolk Square, Brighton BN1 2PD, England
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Having enjoyed an evening meal at the Ginger Pig some months ago, I went for lunch here with my wife and my sisters who were down from London for the day. The food was all delicious and served by pleasant, well-trained staff. The decor is...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Leo L
Reviewed 3 days ago

We chose the Gingerman for our company Christmas do, based on a combination of research and menu choices. Just our small team and their partners, in total 8 of us. We enjoyed the most amazing hospitality from start to end and the food was outstanding....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank derekevans
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This was intended to be a special night and we enjoyed the food and the service. However there was an extremely grumpy old couple next to us who complained from the moment they sat down and eventually frumped off without paying for their meal. Very...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank BrightonShredhead
Reviewed 1 week ago

I just wish we were more local to the Gingerman! We have just had another great visit. The food was excellent, the surroundings and ambience for dinner are delightfully cosy at this time of year and above all the service is just so good. We...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank PaulT73
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are regular and local visitors to this wonderful Restaurant and are never disappointed. On this occasion I was on crutches following surgery. Not only was the food as delicious as ever but the access facilities were perfect and the staff amazingly patient and considerate....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 316maddieb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was my third or fourth visit at Gingerman, and the 1rst (for sure not the last one) for my sister! we live in London and every time I visit Brighton its Gingerman !! the waitress was so lovely and friendly ! the truffle butter...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank noemieletourneur
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked the Gingerman on the advice of my older daughter, who had heard about it somehwere. Even though it was off-season and we booked ahead, it was tricky finding a reservation - and there is a reason for this. It is a fantastic restaurant,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank drceit
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived late that night with a sever 8h jet lag, and nearly our first time in the city. We enter purely by case and loved the atmosphere so we decided to have a couple of drinks while crossing fingers for a table to be...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 360ericg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for a lovely Sunday Lunch. Gingerman is an intimate dining space though not overcrowded. Loved the ambience of the place at lunch time - looking forward to trying it out on an evening. Went for 2 courses the roast beef was fabulous perfectly cooked...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Betty2011London
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

6 of us visited for a family celebration lunch and were all delighted with the experience. The menu offered enough choice to suit different tastes and had each of us excited for the three courses. The additions of an amuse bouche and warm sourdough bread...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank goingaway_1985
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8 September 2018|
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Response from eveandy | Reviewed this property |
Don’t know about Sunday roasts but my son enjoyed their gluten free food in March on Mother’s Day and he is a foodie from London! Enjoy 😊
19 June 2018|
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Response from pamelamck | Property representative |
Hi Emily, Unfortunately (because it’s so small) it’s not. Sorry Pamela
1 June 2018|
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Response from PaulMint | Reviewed this property |
Try it!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, 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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