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Wai Kika Moo Kau

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11A Kensington Gardens, Brighton BN1 4AL, England
+44 1273 323824
09:00 - 17:00
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Sun 09:30 - 17:00
Mon - Fri 09:00 - 17:00
Sat 09:00 - 19:00
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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74 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

My friend is vegan so trying to find somewhere we both want to eat can be hard sometimes. We had been here before and it was a disaster - waited 30 minutes for drinks and cancelled our order because it was getting towards a one hour wait. However this time was excellent. Fresh juices came within about 5 minutes and... More 

Thank ebonyjameskent
Worthing, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a lovely lunch with a friend her and have always enjoyed their food but very disappointed when I was served a lemon and ginger tea with honey in it despite stating I was vegan. The waitress was really nice and apologetic but this shouldn't have happened in such a clued up restaurant.

Thank rubyandbilly2015
Swindon, United Kingdom
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430 reviews
186 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 203 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place for a snack or meal, it is really friendly and welcoming. You can sit outside or there are plenty of seats inside. There is a good selection of food available and also a list of specials on boards. All the food is specially made so leaving something out of a dish is not a problem;... More 

Thank James B
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love Wai Kika and I've been going there for years now. I must say I love their all-day breakfast so much that I hardly ever order anything else. Staff is always very nice there and I love going there. Great vibe. Also, don't forget to try their oreo cake!

1 Thank Iva M
Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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81 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is just a brilliant find! I'm not a vegetarian but was told this was a good place to eat and it is. Huge portion of Mezzes which I really shouldn't have finished but it was too good to waste. Great to be able to have gluten free bread, too - which was delicious, unlike most of the cardboard on... More 

Thank Fiona F
Jersey, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I recently visited with my husband and four year old son, and we had the veggie breakfast. It was delicious and inventive, and I recommend all to try it! Great tunes, great service and delicious veggie food!

Thank AllieB00
Warwick, England, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The vegan food on offer in Brighton is much more extensive than elsewhere in the UK, but WaiKikamookau exceeds its competition with their fully vegan breakfast. The tofu is so flavoursome and so moreish! And the cashew pesto is just divine! We've had the full vegan two days in a row now, and I'm sad that we're leaving Brighton today... More 

Thank Jay D
Emsworth, United Kingdom
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348 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was in Brighton with a friend who needed a gluten free meal. The staff at Wai Kika Moo Kau could not have been more helpful in enabling him to choose suitable options. Everything was freshly cooked, good service and a fair choice. I am not a vegetarian but this cafe really did seem to try to reach out to... More 

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95 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I'll be honest, I usually find it quite hard to eat at vegan/veggie places as I'm a carnivore (basically how veggies probably feel other restaurants) I was really surprised at how good the food and drinks was here! I would definitely come back again soon!

Thank Aaron M
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So nice to be able to get a veggie breakfast that leaves you feeling completely stuffed. The service can be a bit slow but that's just a tribute to how popular this spot is. the mini breakfast with extra halloumi is a winner for me along with a freshly squeezed juice. Love it!

Thank Emma M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
09:30 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11A Kensington Gardens, Brighton BN1 4AL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 323824

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