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The Ranelagh

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2 High Street, Brighton BN2 1RP, England
+44 1273 681634
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11:00 - 01:00
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Sun 12:00 - 01:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 01:00
Fri 11:00 - 02:00
Sat 12:00 - 02:00
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Horsham, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and I visited here on our weekend trip to Brighton. I was born here when my parents ran the pub in the 60's and was looking forward to coming back to visit. We were made very welcome by Peter, the manager, and had a really good evening. Real character local friendly pub. Look forward to visiting again!!!

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Thank barbaracollins1
Northampton, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My mum and I visited this pub on a Friday night whilst on a weekend away in Brighton. We were welcomed with a smile and the staff were so very friendly. We had a lovely chat with the gentleman behind the bar about the history of the pub and the events they run now. There was a singer on whilst... More 

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Thank Jade A
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35 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2017

Always has great live music on, bar staff are very friendly. Good selection of beers and the beer garden is fab

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Thank kelly c
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

Found this pub on our last night, great friendly atmosphere, great live music and the drinks were cheaper than brighton centre. A definite must stop off if visiting brighton.. very warm pub nice log fire.

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Thank sharron p
London, United Kingdom
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112 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

A really good evening out, beer well cared for, clientele well watered, slighty lairy, great blues band - what's not to like?!

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Thank Floripano
Brighton, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

if you fancy to relax having your beer and listening good music every night this is your place then! nice customers for a nice pub, cosy and homely. perfect for meeting friends or simply going alone after work. my fav blues pub in town!

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Thank Em O
Doha, Qatar
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95 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

This is a quaint little pub. The staff and clientele are friendly. It has a small garden although they had the door shut so I couldn’t hear the live music. The downside of being a smoker, I guess.

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Thank Tizzyelle
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Friday night blues although it looks as if it's blues night every day! Small little pub with patio area for smokers. Great blues and atmosphere real ale and friendly crowd. Worth a visit when in Brighton

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Thank sparky250
Brighton, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016

The pub is friendly but I found the cost of the beers very expensive.and they do not sell food even though there is a sign outside.

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Thank Michael S
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Spent two nights in the Ranelagh listening to live music during a recent visit to Brighton. The atmosphere was lively and very friendly, a great time was had by all the group!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol
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Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 01:00
Monday
11:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 01:00
Thursday
11:00 - 01:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 High Street, Brighton BN2 1RP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 681634

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?