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English's of Brighton

29-31 East Street, Brighton BN1 1HL, England
+44 1273 327980
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“oysters” (201 reviews)
“dover sole” (39 reviews)
“dressed crab” (17 reviews)
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Seafood, British, Gluten Free Options
29-31 East Street, Brighton BN1 1HL, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I came to English’s on Monday night with a friend and we had a really beautiful night !! Nicoletta made a perfect service, thank you ! The recommandation were what we expected, and we didn’t wait between the dishes. The food is really tasty and...More

Thank Yélèn S
Reviewed yesterday

We had not visited this restaurant for years and our return was just wonderful. We had a late Sunday lunch and the service was impeccable without being invasive. The food was excellent, the fish was so fresh and beautifully presented. We will return.

Thank pauline r
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This restaurant is just lovely. If you are looking for traditional high quality fish dishes, amazing oysters and beautiful desserts then you must try. Whether you want a relaxed approach sitting at the bar or a more formal yet still relaxed table in the restaurant...More

Thank Beckyboozle
Reviewed 5 days ago

Had an amazing meal here a couple of weeks ago. Excellent menu and great selection of fish and seafood. Service was good - if a bit stiff.

Thank Cherub47
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great restaurant. Lovely atmosphere, fresh food and wonderful service. Will definitely be going back in the future.

Thank Catherine C
Reviewed 6 days ago

Excellent! We visited on 11th of Feb, 2018 for my Wife's Birthday meal. We'd booked in advance for 6.30pm but were cold and hungry so went about 45 minutes earlier than our booking time, which was no problem, fortunately, as it was quite quiet when...More

Thank Stu_Giles
Reviewed 1 week ago

great set menu for experiencing a variety of seafood over 5 courses. Expensive but the quality doesn't disappoint.

Thank kwills1997
Reviewed 1 week ago

My first visit to English’s was when my father took me for lunch some 50 years ago. I have been back many times with friends and family since but infrequently in recent years. I was in Brighton last Friday and as I was on my...More

Thank garparker2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great restaurant for fish and very reasonable prices. The staff are friendly and attentive.

Thank Rooby66
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

English’s has character and style. Whatever we had was really excellent. The crab, the Saint Jacques, the prawns, the risotto and the fish fillet. Service was pleasant and very polite. For such a dinner with our drinks, price was really acceptable. The only thing I...More

Thank Little_Summers
Englishs, Manager at English's of Brighton, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Little_Summers Thank you for taking the time to write this review. Your comment regarding your table is duly noted and has beed shared with the team. I am so pleased you enjoyed your visit to English's and I hope there will be many more....More

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Response from Lucy D | Reviewed this property |
We don't think it does - or at least if it does then it is v quiet as we have the same problem with music! Hope that helps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 42 - US$ 109
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29-31 East Street, Brighton BN1 1HL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 327980
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