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Casa Don Carlos

5 Union Street, Brighton BN1 1HA, England
+44 1273 327177
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (408 reviews)
“chorizo” (98 reviews)
“paella” (83 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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5 Union Street, Brighton BN1 1HA, England
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1 - 10 of 1,292 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

We always enjoy our meals here and aim to try a different dish on each visit- hoewver our favourites are usually the albondigas (meatballs) and the artichikes cooked with ham. The sangria is always a winner too. Superb service. Can't wait to go back.

Thank guavacolada
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I came here yesterday with my family. We visit as often as we can, even though we now live in Leicestershire. It was a delicious meal, as always. We have a variety of fish, vegetable and meat dishes with bread and olives. There were five...More

Thank teabus
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of our favourite restaurants, always a great meal and fantastic service. I would reccomend booking to avoid disappointment as it's always busy!

Thank lozzy2893
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best tapas restaurants in Brighton. Great atmosphere, casual dining.good for parties. Highly recommended

1  Thank Peter B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me and six friends visited cash don Carlos on the first Saturday in December before going to watch Brighton play Liverpool. I’d never been there before and I was so impressed with the food and exceptional service. The waiter was very hot on any empty...More

1  Thank Rob Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Dont beleive the hype. Touristy and over reliance on passing traffic. They've taken their eye off the ball and the food is generally lumped on the dish and bland.

Thank fatsplat
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been here many times, as a couple, part of a group and bigger parties. Every time we have been here I have been well treated, great overall customer experience and the food is beautiful. Like 'Indian' restaurants, this 'Spanish' themed restaurant has become...More

Thank Richie N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

4 of us went for a meal here and the food and drinks were excellent, service was really good to. Thought we had ordered to many dishes but because the food was so good we managed to get through it, will be going back again.

Thank Steve N
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Visited after seeing on Trip Adviser. We have just started Spanish lessons so wanted to find Spanish food. Lovely atmosphere, busy even on opening at 6pm so best to book. Very attentive fast and friendly service, great food, big portions very tasty.

Thank malc56
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

We go to this brilliant restaurant a couple of times a year . Last night there were 14 of us , we had such fun , the staff singing and dancing with us , food is always great , but the whole atmosphere is what...More

Thank barny69
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Questions & Answers
17 March 2017|
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Response from Scott G | Reviewed this property |
Definitely :)
Anne H
12 February 2017|
Response from Bridget D | Reviewed this property |
They open at Midday and do not close until 11pm. they are open 7 days a week
Anne H
12 February 2017|
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Response from Ayla R | Reviewed this property |
I think they open at 12pm and then don't close until late evening
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 40 - US$ 55
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Union Street, Brighton BN1 1HA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 327177
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