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Semolina Bistro

15 Baker Street, Brighton BN1 4JN, England
+44 1273 697259
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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European, British, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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15 Baker Street, Brighton BN1 4JN, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

My husband and I eat here last week, amazing food, and even better service! Our waitress was extremely friendly and made us feel very welcomed. Will be returning!

Thank melaniehughess1974
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here as a change from the usual Brighton restaurants and were really impressed! Gorgeous food great restaurant and lovely ambiance! Thank you x

Thank Jane S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A small welcoming restaurant with beautifully cooked interesting dishes. It is worthy of it's high TA rating. I sent a note before arriving asking for alcohol free beer to be available, they purchased it in specifically for me and it was ready, chilled and served...More

Thank Matthew S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a really delicious meal with husband and friends. Highly original choices but very tasty.nonetheless. Starters were beef croquettes and as a main I had the hake in vegetable soup. Husband had the beef rump with vegetables. The dessert was fig tart and cinnamon ice...More

Thank Isabel186273
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Could not fault a thing. Wonderful smiling greeting on entering, handmade unusual cocktails (one with Lavender that Lind the owner had invented) all at a reasonable price, super food that you could taste the ingredients used and attentive, smiling service from all. We commented that...More

Thank R S
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Always astounding quality, imagination, presentation and flavour. It is my go to spot in Brighton and this time it was a bit of respite from Brighton Pride. I had the beef short rib croquettes to start and wow they were heavenly. Unbeatable food, unbeatable service...More

Thank Emilymbc
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

We were at Semolina last evening for dinner and we were very happy with our choice. The bistro is welcoming and the staff is nice and friendly. The food was delicious, we tried three different starters, 3 mains and 3 desserts and they were all...More

Thank AnitaEnne75
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Boom! Drop the mike! If you go to Brighton go to Semolina! Blown away by the food and the service. Best meal in a restaurant ever the value for money is unbeatable. The meal with a bottle of wine came to £75 I paid £95!...More

Reviewed 11 August 2018

This place is truly a gem in Brighton. Outstanding food, warm friendly service and excellent value for money. The menu is seasonal (it changes monthly, so I won't delve into any specific dishes) and largely local and the atmosphere is very relaxed. Nothing pretentious, just...More

Thank MrQuick
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Fantastic food and great friendly service. Lovely little restaurant that I can highly recommend whenever you happen to be in Brighton. All our dishes were freshly prepared and the quality and flavours in every dish was fantastic and hugely enjoyable.

Thank Ray H
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Ruth O
22 October 2017|
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Response from Linda W | Property representative |
Yes we do, thanks for checking. Please just mention you are coming with a dog when making a reservation as it is a small restaurant.
Nisha K
13 February 2017|
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Response from Philip D | Reviewed this property |
You would definitely need to pre book well in advance. This is a very small restaurant, a party of 20 would pretty well fill it up.
15 January 2017|
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Response from clivepb2013 | Reviewed this property |
You would need to call them or book online as soon as possible, as they get very booked up. They can do groups and vegatarians
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$39
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Baker Street, Brighton BN1 4JN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 697259
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Independent family run restaurant using seasonal, local, fresh produce. Semolina Bistro is located on Baker Street next to the Open Market, only 10 mins walk from the Brighton station, 15 mins from the Pavilion. Monthly changing bistro menu is served along with fantastic wines, cocktails and delicious coffee from Tuesday to Saturday.
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