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Riddle and Finns The Beach

Arch 139, Brighton BN1 2FN, England
+44 1273 821218
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“oysters” (258 reviews)
“crab” (125 reviews)
“razor clams” (42 reviews)
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Arch 139, Brighton BN1 2FN, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Attentive staff offering good knowledge and advice of food. Lovely location overlooking the beach Dishes presented well and delicious.

Thank jackieemillis
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great atmosphere in this little restaurant with nice views of the sea. The staff were lovely. I had a crab linguine, think it was around £15. My husband had a whole crab (£22), very messy to eat but he enjoyed it. A couple sat in...More

Thank Sheilz W
Reviewed 2 days ago

A Saturday dinner with 9 of us, we were given the private room towards the rear of the restaurant, but it worked really well. the high stool (with backs!) seating is around a large high marble top table. The room is open to the balcony...More

Thank Stuart F
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lovely meal with friends .Excellent service from front of house Ben and Jess the waitress.Highly recommend the lobster, perfect evening. Thank you.

Thank Christine S
Reviewed 4 days ago

My wife and I ate here on Saturday the 12th October.it was a gift from a dear friend for my 70 th birthday on the 3rd of September. We did not know what to expect but the staff were wonderful the manager knew about my...More

Thank terry hill H
Reviewed 5 days ago

We booked at table for two, and on arrival we had one of the best welcomes we have had anywhere in the UK, the Manager introduced us to our waitress Ludmilla who was an absolute delight. She was knowledgeable, friendly, attentive and really cared for...More

Thank Jon C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The restaurant was very classy, we got seated on a very comfy sofa in a waiting area with drinks and the atmosphere was amazing. The interior was very good, there was a big candle on the table different. The Oysters where very good but the...More

Thank Wai-Keung L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Shared monk fish cheeks in tempura batter as starter and they were delightful. Shoreham cod nicely cooked but quite small and gnocchi ok but not the lightest . husbands dover sole really fresh and well cooked. Service attentive although think the setting in the back...More

Thank oldkenlady
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

More fish alternatives than you can shake a stick at, well presented, and attentively waited at table. The drinks and wine are on the pricey side, but when you're having a top notch experience that's not a showstopper. We'll be back

Thank Mike J
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing lunch, lovely Mussels, I live in the Channel Islands and the best I have had for a while, my husband had English clam chowder and amazing also. Service could not be faulted, so impressed.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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Questions & Answers
17 October 2017|
Response from Riddles_Manager | Property representative |
Hi there Yes we do have steak available on our specials menu daily at our Beach restaurant. Thank you
Sally S
7 August 2017|
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Response from ManagerRF | Property representative |
Hello Sally S, Yes, I would advise making a reservation with us at the beach as we do get pretty busy. You can contact us on 01273 821218. We hope to see you soon
30 July 2017|
Response from ManagerRF | Property representative |
Hello, We do allow dogs on the terrace. We do not book these tables, so please feel free to turn up for a table. Riddle & Finns - The Beach
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 40 - US$ 99
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
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: Arch 139, Brighton BN1 2FN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 821218
  • E-mail
Now open on the beachfront – Riddle & Finns II is the sister restaurant to the highly acclaimed Riddle & Finns in The Lanes.
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