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China Garden

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88-91 Preston Street, Brighton BN1 2HG, England
+44 1273 325124
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12:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Skipton, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

One good indicator of the China Garden is the number of Chinese Nationals eating here. There is a dim sum menu as well as the more usual "english" chinese menu. For my money this is one of the best Chinese restaurants I have eaten in. The food is excellent, freshly cooked, not overly dosed with MSG (monosodium glutamate). Just a... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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133 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dim sum is my favourite food and I've been to a fair few places around the world, from China, New York, San Francisco and London. I've been craving dim sum and we usually go to Joy King Lau in London (which I've been going to since I was little with my family). Moving out of London to Brighton, I needed... More 

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Thank CatSP79
Brighton, England
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213 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good food at reasonable prices. Good selection on Menu and very tasty food. Good service and would recommend.

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Thank Olivia035
Otford
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely lovely spear ribs best iv ever had, frog's legs stunning grilled dumplings and sizzling beef. The best chinese in Brighton buy a golden mile.

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1 Thank Keith H
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We found this Chinese restaurant by chance and really struck gold with excellent food, superb service and all round great value. The China Garden restaurant will definitely be on our iteanrry on our next visit to Brighton.

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Thank Phoenixdel
Staffordshire, United Kingdom
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227 reviews
198 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best Chinese meals I have had. Four of us were dining and I tasted a little of everyone's dish. Would have enjoyed any of them. We drank mateus rose, for me first time since the 60s. Our excellent waitress was an enthusiastic wine server so we got through 3 bottles. Couldn't have enjoyed dining out more. A... More 

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Thank rvdrive
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very friendly waiters and such a great value for money.Would definitely return.The food is off the hook.Enjoyed it really much.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Starting with the positive, the food was good, the dim sum in particular were tasty. Now to the service, we were visiting early evening prior to the cinema and wanted a light meal. Having selected four starters and a 1/4 duck we were told "that's not enough food, you need mains". We explained we wanted to share some dishes and... More 

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Thank AFenning
Hastings, United Kingdom
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76 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here in a party of 11, was warmly welcomed and promptly seated. Service was great, food was fantastic, we all left happy and full

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Hove, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Went out with a work party of 9. Food (set menu) was excellent and wine very drinkable! Staff were friendly and efficient. Would definitely come back.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$61 - US$61
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 88-91 Preston Street, Brighton BN1 2HG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 325124

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?