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Good Friends

25 Preston Street, Brighton BN1 2HN, England
+44 1273 779836
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good39%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“roast duck” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
25 Preston Street, Brighton BN1 2HN, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I were looking for a good meal on Friday evening. We hadn’t booked anywhere but could see from Trip Advisor there were a number of recommended restaurants in Preston St. We walked along the street and chose Good Friends. The staff were...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been here for the first time and probably the last. We ordered wonton soup, broth very bland with four small wantons at £4.50 rather overpriced, grilled dumplings came next. Looked more steamed than grilled very pale looking, however tasted better than they looked....More

Thank Audrey O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went there on a Sunday afternoon ,great service polite and friendly staff , ordered set menu and was great value , highly recommend

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 4 March 2018

I have been going here since 2001 It is without doubt my favourite Chinese restaurant. I lived in Hong Kong years ago and this restaurant does proper Chinese food. Have a look at the full non-Anglicised menu and the choice is breathtaking. They pretty much...More

Thank Garden M
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

Had lemon chicken,roast duck,roast pork crispy,mixed meat noodles all very nice with a ice cold bottle of wine my only complaint was none perfect

Thank danielm999cxd
Reviewed 14 February 2018

i love asiatic food, so i always visit these restaurants when i can. these one its superb, good service and food, i will recomend it

Thank briansheykl
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

Stop over for a lunch with my girl friend, while we was in town. Lovely tasty food served very quick by very friend staff at a reasonable cost. Would recommend to everyone.

Thank 1canoz
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Me and my wife chose this place when we was in brighton, not a bad environment, staff seemed ok, but crazy expensive, paid £10 for some small portion of vegetables, food was mediocre tbf nothing special.. Good Friends???? Nah Bad friends

Thank Majid K
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

lately we went there and ordered noodles. The meals were fried in old oil. we got wrong started and the original one came after our mains. The waiters even didn't ask for cheackback. They were miserable and not helpfully all. Plus 15% table service..

Thank Mat D
Reviewed 12 November 2017

There are other "posher" Chinese restaurants in the street but the Good Friends did not disappoint. Not a large seating area but my wife and I were delighted to see that practically every table was occupied by people of Asian origin. What better recommendation !...More

Thank stillworkingat68
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Jason D
15 February 2018|
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Response from Christine L | Reviewed this property |
it's a Chinese restaurant so very unlikely!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Preston Street, Brighton BN1 2HN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 779836
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