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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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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
21A Norfolk Square, Brighton BN1 2PD, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Joint best place to eat in Brighton along with 64 Degrees. Perfect. Stop reading this and go and book! I don't get how people can cook as well as this and keep it so consistently excellent - we've been three times so far, with more...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everything about this place was perfect. Knowledgeable and friendly staff, exquisite food and wine on the tasting menu. Can’t recommend highly enough.

1  Thank Lyn F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We based our visit from the reviews on here. Wow. Just incredible, not only the food (sweet corn volute & venison) but the service. Every second we felt special, the service was the best we’ve ever had. There is no doubt we will come back...More

1  Thank Guy H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a little gem. The tasting menu (6 courses if you add the cheese) was delicious and varied. The venison (my favourite) was incredible. The accompanying wines were excellent but a little safe in my opinion. A couple of minor service issues did not...More

1  Thank Bondy2204
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Atmosphere 10/10 Food 11/10 Service 10/10 Went there for a date night and it was just such a lovely experience! From the start to the offer of a taxi home at the end everything was perfect. Cannot recommend high enough!!

2  Thank FoodieWilkes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a stunning find. We find ourselves constantly disappointed when we eat out and so it was enormously refreshing to enjoy lunch at The Gingerman yesterday. The food was stunning - well presented and delicious flavours. Immaculate service with just the right balance of friendliness...More

2  Thank drrock2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food is delicious and service was very friendly! We ordered the beef fillet which was amazing and soufflé for dessert. Nice and cosy atmosphere

2  Thank Fariha E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Last weekend saw the most recent of our family celebrations at this unique restaurant, over several years, and standards remain as high as ever. The service is perfectly pitched, attentive without being obtrusive. The food is delicious and most elegantly presented, and was enjoyed by...More

4  Thank Janice L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited for our first wedding anniversary, this past weekend following recommendations. Everything about this place was great, from the welcome, the friendliness and efficiency of the staff, and the dining experience was amazing... Perfectly presented, delicious food, with expertly matched wines... We even pushed...More

2  Thank Mike L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was a great place for a celebration. Service was attentive and helpful all evening and we were not rushed. Food was amazing. Good selection of wine. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend this place

2  Thank Adrian T
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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$20 - US$42
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
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19:00 - 22:00
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12:30 - 14:00
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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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