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Cafe Malbec

€€ - €€€Deli, , Argentinian
34 Church Road, Hove BN3 2FN, England
+44 1273 915555
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good32%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“empanadas” (10 reviews)
“tapas” (3 reviews)
“wine bar” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00 Hours
Deli, Wine Bar, Argentinian, Latin, Spanish, South American, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
34 Church Road, Hove BN3 2FN, England
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1 - 10 of 27 reviews

Reviewed 14 August 2018

Nice meal here, limited menu, but was nice what we had. Cool interior, World Cup was on so a bit hectic, but all in all worth a visit. Much more of a pop in place or a casual drink.

Thank Dan A
Reviewed 29 June 2018

I recently had a drink at Cafe Malbec in Hove. It is a relatively new wine bar opened approximately a year ago. It is a very clean wine bar and the French barman was very friendly and chatty. Thanks. However, I was looking for a...More

Thank cygnetboy69
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

Recommended. Great early evening light meal and excellent customer service from both Jaylar and Eliseo. We will be returning soon.

Thank marks5580
Reviewed 5 June 2018

Relaxed. Staff very good, friendly and efficient and fun to talk to. Not a great fan of red wine or empanadas but enjoyed the veggie ones very much and a great cheese board. Good place to go to chill after work, mid week.

Thank Lara d
Reviewed 28 May 2018

I didn't even know that Argentinian tapas existed. It was a very enjoyable experience and the wine list is huge. I would go for a good selection of everything foodwise to give you a good idea of what it is about. Comes recommended.

Thank Edmond_Dantes99
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Friday lunch of cheese and meats with a couple of glasses of red. A little expensive but worth the walk. The pastries looked amazing and wished we had took a selection away with us at the end.

Thank Beamygrunt
Reviewed 26 October 2017

This has great pastries and very good coffee,. the staff are very friendly and food amazing they also serve wine and have a great choice available..

Thank Jim H
Reviewed 7 October 2017

The place is welcoming, with high seats and tall tables at the front (short folk like me find our legs dangling a bit but the seating is very comfy) and more traditional tables and chairs further back. Bluesy jazz over the sound system – instrumental...More

Thank RosemaryandPorkBelly
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

It was my 1st visit and enjoyed it thoroughly .exquisite tapas and a lovely 1/2 bottle of malbec .merçi !

Thank Stephane C
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Stopped off for midday wine and nibbles. Extremely friendly welcome and superb service. The Chilean and Argentine wine was simply divine and food was robust and memorable. Will return for sure.

Thank Seagullnic
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26 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Damian K | Property representative |
Hi Amy yes we open Mondays 11 am to 10 pm Gracias
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$33
Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:45
10:00 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34 Church Road, Hove BN3 2FN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Hove
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 915555
  • E-mail
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