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The Doughnut

Kings Road Arches, Brighton BN1, England
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Great experience overall but...

disappointed by lack of toppings, glaze or sugar coating. Copper dough was also a little on the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
James E
London, United Kingdom

Regarding the doughnut it is a good reflection of Brighton and also the contents of our planet... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Hampshire, United Kingdom
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Kings Road Arches, Brighton BN1, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

disappointed by lack of toppings, glaze or sugar coating. Copper dough was also a little on the tough side

Thank James E
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Regarding the doughnut it is a good reflection of Brighton and also the contents of our planet. Enjoy the sounds of the waves and the wind in your hair which I cannot express here ... a picture however is possible.

Thank normannorma1
Reviewed 6 days ago

Art is not just a painting and this to me is Art.I was drawn to go and investigate it.Yes,it's a Doughnut but you can look through it,take someones picture through it so it's like a picture frame.I did this with my Other Half,I also did...More

Thank elizabethann1954
Reviewed 6 days ago

Situated on the Brighton seafront this is a great place to take a picture - worth it just as a conversation starter.

Thank 1977ryan
Reviewed 1 week ago

Its on the sea front, so take a picture as you walk to the i360. This will take 5mins of your time as you walk down the sea front. It is worth a visit, it is just an Arty Attraction, it is different and huge....More

Thank doug t
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The shape of this ' doughnut' is actually called a TORUS and when you get close enough you will see the larger continents on the planted represented as voids . The concept appears to be that the two poles , the north and south poles...More

Thank 600moo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sea view and bridge. A great place to take photos. It is worth to see and experience the least. Happy place.

Thank susihunt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely no point to this whatsoever. Did look to see if there was any significance to it but found none. I assume it cost a fair bit to have commissioned but a complete waste of time and money.

Thank neil e
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

how can a doughnut shaped monument be one of the top 5 things to see in brighton ,you literally stick your head through it for a silly photo then go off on your jolly all that being said you do laugh a lot whilst trying...More

Thank Gaynor J
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Damn vandals ruined a great piece. The lifering deserves a better spot, it is too close to the pier, however it is an interesting piece.

Thank acton28
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24 July 2015|
Response from Jim K | Reviewed this property |
You have certainly raised my curiosity as to whether there is any deeper meaning to the doughnut.I will ck. when I visit Brighton this coming w/e to celebrate the 25th Gay Pride celebration whose theme is diversity.What a... More