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Bill's Restaurant

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The Depot 100 North Road, Brighton BN1 1YE, England
+44 1273 692894
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08:00 - 23:30
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Sun 08:00 - 23:30
Mon - Sat 08:00 - 23:00
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Brighton UK
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41 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited in a group of six on a very busy Friday December evening. We were welcomed and seated by lovely staff who were helpful and friendly whilst running around a full restaurant. The food was delicious and all dishes for the table were served together. We had a really good time and will return soon.

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Thank poglette
London, United Kingdom
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133 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a party of 17 for the Christmas do - it was really easy to organise and when we arrived the serving team were really helpful and friendly. The food was lovely as you would expect from this chain although a couple of dishes were a little cool we did not bother to send them back. Service was really... More 

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Essex, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Had Sunday lunch at this popular eatery. It was my first visit, taken there by a friend who lives locally. Our food was served hot and there were plenty of vegetables, which are a separate order. Cheerful service. Be prepared to wait for a table at busy times, like Sunday lunch time, though there seemed to be quite a quick... More 

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Thank Eileen L
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Had dinner with my partner and little one and it was amazing! I had only been for breakfast before but the dinner was even better! Staff were friendly and attentive! Looking forward to going back soon. Deserts are a must!

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Thank MiaDouglas17
Loughborough, United Kingdom
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217 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I think this maybe the original Bill's restaurant and is consequently very busy. We went Sunday afternoon and had to queue for about 20 mins. It has a great atmosphere and once seated service was efficient and food served quickly. Enough choice on the menu for everyone and we all enjoyed our food although the lamb burger was slightly fatty.

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Thank PMcG1911
Athens, Greece
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119 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good kitchen and very good service. Good for brunch and a hamburger. Tab water and very good prices . Spacious and cozy. My favorite in Brighton any time of day

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Thank worldender
Brighton, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Icame here today with my friend for pancakes for her birthday! I like the setting of this restaurant. It is very open planned and has a good atmosphere. The kitchen is open so you can see inside and there is a nice displace of all the things Bills sell to the left as you walk in. Our food came within... More 

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Thank Ebony J
Cockermouth, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A warm welcome set the standard for our visit to enjoy an early dinner. There is a varied menu which will appeal to all. The waiting staff are all friendly and pleasant. The food was delightful and a good choice of wines. The desserts are tempting. The restaurant has a laid back atmosphere which makes for a good experience.

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Thank Annie0208
Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited last night. The service was good and the food fine. We had one issue which the staff member resolved positively. The only negative for me was how cold it was. The ceiling heaters were not up to the job.

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Thank Emma W
Burgess Hill
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Met my parents here for brunch. Great attentive service and nice choice of breakfast dishes. Hollandaise sauce some of the best I've eaten! Nice big teapot to share, good atmosphere and good time had by all. Everything here is made with care and attention so it never feels run of the mill.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$13 - US$25
Cuisine
British, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 23:30
Monday
08:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 23:00
Thursday
08:00 - 23:00
Friday
08:00 - 23:00
Saturday
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Depot 100 North Road, Brighton BN1 1YE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 692894
Description
Bill's Brighton restaurant opened in 2005, following the success of Lewes Bill's. Formerly a bus depot, it has a reputation as the place to go for weekend breakfasts, informal business meetings, and after work drinks and dinner.

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