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69 East Street, Brighton BN1 1HQ, England
+44 1273 733800
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“gnocco fritto” (7 reviews)
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Italian, Cafe, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
69 East Street, Brighton BN1 1HQ, England
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Edendum
1. The Italian you've never eaten
"I was not expecting food of that calibre - we were blown away"
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2. We'll take care of you!!!
"Very friendly staff, food was delicious service outstanding."
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3. Amazing breakfast!!!
"The cakes are proper home bakes not pneumatic fake cake"
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1 - 10 of 281 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a gem! I can't recommend this place enough, the staff were lovely and the food was just divine. I had a pizza which was hands down one of the best i've ever eaten and my girlfriend had the seabass which was equally impressive! The...More

Thank Harry T
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went for an evening romantic meal one Saturday. The staff were friendly, and it is clean with a good atmosphere, however it feels more like a coffee shop/Starbucks than a restaurant - hardly surprising as that is the primary purpose of the place during...More

Thank Gavin A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's difficult to praise our visit highly enough. The risotto was uniquely tasty, and the deep fried poached eggs were a rare treat. Our large group had a decent proportion of the menu and everything was met with enthusiastic praise. The service was the perfect...More

1  Thank Neil F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A hidden gem, brings Italian food into the 21st century. Every dish was carefully thought through, fantastic flavours and beautifully presented. Service was spot on, informative about the food and the right level of attention. You really should go. If I had a word of...More

1  Thank suestrip2667189
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The exterior does not do this little place justice or reflect the decor on the inside. Once inside however it’s lovely; bright, clean and well presented. The service was great, it was not busy, but that’s Sunday mornings for you around here! The menu is...More

Thank isowizo
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Expensive and average food Called for takeout fried egg sandwich and beacon & tomato sandwich Took ages to make and was just about edible 7 pound for two relatively small not brilliant tasting sandwiches is a tad too dear for me Very well presented in...More

Thank Dean C
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

The ambience was absolutely lovely and the service was impeccable and extremely friendly. The food, well all I can say is that it was outstanding. Quite simply, the Italian food I have ever had.

Thank Melissa P
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

During the day Edendum in East street is The Coffee Break. What a fabulous spot for breakfast! Big bi fold windows open wide to display lovely pastries & cakes & savoury goodies! They also serve breakfast! I ordered the vegetarian breakfast & my partner ordered...More

Thank bl0ndie72
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

We had dinner here on a quiet Wednesday night. The restaurant felt quite empty though there were a couple of larger parties eating. However the service was very good and the food wonderful. The menu was not huge but a good variety of really interesting...More

Thank AlanW3362
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Just needed a rest after wandering around Brighton and found this coffee shop. I only had a coffee and salted caramel brownie but they were both delicious. Menu for breakfast and lunch looked good though. Also turns into a restaurant Edendum in the evening.

Thank scarlett65Preston
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31 August 2018|
Response from Violet1318 | Reviewed this property |
They do cater for children. Recommended!!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$18
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
08:30 - 18:00
07:30 - 18:00
07:30 - 18:00
07:30 - 23:00
07:30 - 23:00
07:30 - 23:00
08:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 69 East Street, Brighton BN1 1HQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 733800
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We bring together three amazing experiences: eating top-quality home-made food, drinking top-quality coffee & tea, meet people. Eat.Drink.Meet
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