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Buddies cafe / bar Brighton

46-48 Kings Road, Brighton BN1 1NA, England
+44 1273 323600
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible17%
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“fish chips” (7 reviews)
“calamari” (6 reviews)
“sea bass” (5 reviews)
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Cafe, International, British, Vegetarian Friendly
46-48 Kings Road, Brighton BN1 1NA, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Had lunch here.The food was ok but the service was bad.There was no comunication and the bill was put on the table before we had finished our meal with the man checking twice if money was there.Then he started to clear the table before we...More

Thank juliebN7458MK
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited early evening on a Tuesday. Weather was a bit on the breezy side so chose to sit inside. Good choice of food from lighter bites up to steaks. I had a steak ciabatta that came with chips and salad while friends had pasta and...More

Thank MommaP2014
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I had fish and chips here. It was my first experience with fish and chips and it was awesome. The fish was really tasty, the chips were nice but I like them crispier. It was a huge portion and I had to struggle with myself...More

Thank beinganidiot
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Part bar, part pub, part cafe is what the ambience of this eatery felt like to me. Fresh, tasty food and efficient customer service during a busy Friday lunchtime.

Thank Sudakshina B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had fish and chips for lunch was pretty average, service was also very slow. Would not recommend it.

Thank VVivi88
Reviewed 1 week ago

We are a group of art students on a field trip to Brighton for the day from Bognor. We also have learning disabilities. We stopped at Buddy's café for lunch where we were blatantly ignored - even after we asked to have our order taken....More

1  Thank _starbucksfit
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we have stopped here many times in the past and food was good. this was the last time we will ever come back. breakfast consisted of greasy bacon hard fried egg cold beans and a reheated sausage. the toast had so little butter on it...More

Thank jono1111
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With all respect to the Cafe... there are some nicer looking places to eat on the sea front, however my wife and I had some great Fish & Chips at Buddies. We ate inside the Cafe on a busy Bank Holiday Sunday when the weather...More

Thank Mattwroe180
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was a recommendation from a friend and it was good to be able to sit outside on a hot day like this. I enjoyed the simplicity of the meals which are Mediterranean influenced. The service was good and an error made was rectified apologetically...More

Thank Yorkterrier01
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Unhelpful and unfriendly staff, all they wanted was my money... Super overpriced even if it didn't come out the way it did, the meal I received looked like it had exploded in the microwave! Would not return

1  Thank Tyler P
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46-48 Kings Road, Brighton BN1 1NA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 323600
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