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33 Upper St. James's Street, Brighton BN2 1JN, England
+44 1273 699595
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Cosy, eclectic and friendly

Tiny pub which brews its own beers. Chilled and atmospheric. Great to be able to hear each other... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
VT01273
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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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This small corner pub is my kind of boozer.

I used to think my traditional back street local in North London was cluttered with eclectic stuff... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Steve_of_N21
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London, United Kingdom
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“kemp town” (7 reviews)
“small pub” (5 reviews)
“local pub” (4 reviews)
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33 Upper St. James's Street, Brighton BN2 1JN, England
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+44 1273 699595
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Tiny pub which brews its own beers. Chilled and atmospheric. Great to be able to hear each other speak. Lucky to get seats, right on the street so no seats outside. Great for people watching too

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I used to think my traditional back street local in North London was cluttered with eclectic stuff on every surface but a visit here shows that there’s always the opportunity to fit a lot more in. Located just a short distance from the beach front...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Walking by with my son, we went in and were warmly greeted by the bartender, Glen. He was extremely helpful in helping choose with beer to try, and gave great ideas of what to see. We even met a couple of ‘regulars’ (hi to Scott...More

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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

My dad and I walked past this pub and wanted to give it a try. The moment we came into the pub we were greeted by the bar tender Glen, we had an amazing time and Glen is an amazing bar tender! He made us...More

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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

What a great find in Kemp Town! A cosy corner pub brewing their own beer! Such a homely feel with great live music and a friendly atmosphere from the bar staff and other punters! Crackin place for a relaxing pint or vino! 🍺

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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

We’d been here once before, a couple of years ago and were desperate to find it again. It’s small , cosy and warm with friendly locals and a nice line up of beers. They even make their own !( delicious btw). Go!

1  Thank hellolah
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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

In Brighton for the weekend and came across this great little pub in Kemptown. Run by Jess the place has a flavour all it’s own. Great beers and a variety of interesting craft gins on offer. The pub is tiny but hosts a cast of...More

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Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Came here after seeing it on the telly and it did not disappoint. It's small and was busy on a Saturday afternoon but got seats at the bar. Good choice of ales some which they brew themselves. Reasonably priced too except crisps. £1.10 a packet....More

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Reviewed 17 December 2017

I met a friend for a drink in this sweet pub. I was surprised at how small the pub is but it doesn't need to be much bigger. It felt welcoming and cosy. It is nicely decorated and good drink selection. The bar maid Jess...More

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Reviewed 20 November 2017

The pub was recommended to me for the beer. I called in tonight and greeted by a friendly knowledgeable barman. Very nice pint and a good price. All good and then the barmaid Jess arrived. Within 5 minutes she must have blurted out the “f”...More

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