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Buddies cafe / bar Brighton

46-48 Kings Road, Brighton BN1 1NA, England
+44 1273 323600
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good30%
  • Average18%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible17%
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“fresh fish” (4 reviews)
“calamari” (6 reviews)
“sea bass” (5 reviews)
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Cafe, International, British, Vegetarian Friendly
46-48 Kings Road, Brighton BN1 1NA, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Owner or manager not very friendly as we sat down and he basically ignored us and spoke to four men that had arrived and must have been buddies...we had just arrived in brighton after driving from london and as this was close to our hotel...More

Thank bevalt52
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place, lots of choice and huge portions staff very friendly and helpful. Open 24 hours serving food and alcohol

Thank jodiedavis100
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here after a busy day.. noticed a few people sitting inside and a large menu outside! Straight away the gentleman on the till was friendly and welcoming! My partner had cod and chips and I had cheesy chips with a battered sausage. It only...More

Thank epxox
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Called in for coffee sat afternoon. Staff seemed friendly enogh6. Only had coffee and hot chocolate on this occasion but all ok.

Thank Ifachef
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I probably wouldn't give Buddies a second glance during the day, but there aren't many better places to eat at the end of a night out in Brighton. On my recommendation, four us grabbed a table in the restaurant at 3am last Sunday. I had...More

Thank Adam P
Reviewed 15 July 2017

With so many Fish and Chip shops in Brighton, we tend to use this one. Nice and clean with freshly cooked Fish and very nice chips. Not the cheapest but overall very good.

Thank steve smith_123
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

I am a regular customer to this establishment and have been since I moved here as I live round the corner. Popped in one day with my partner who wanted to buy some chips and was desperate for the loo and knew where the toilets...More

2  Thank foodislife23456
Reviewed 8 July 2017

We ate here on our way back after being on the i360. Good choice of food on the menue and generous portions. Freshly cooked, hot and good value especially the beer at £3.00 a pint. Excellent service by the staff and check back to see...More

2  Thank eastlakes
Reviewed 6 July 2017

The staff were extremely rude and even aggressive when i asked for minor things like sauce. made me feel very unwelcome and the food is bang average. would not recommend at all, steer clear of this unpleasant place.

Thank Carl R
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped at Buddies mainly because everywhere was closed after we finished work. We're pleasently surprised by the food half spit roast chicken was great, veg was good as where the chips. The decor and service could be improved but that's not to say they...More

1  Thank AdsGP
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46-48 Kings Road, Brighton BN1 1NA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 323600
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