We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Holy Phok

52A Lansdowne Place, Hove BN3 1FG, England
+44 1273 911551
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pho” (22 reviews)
“bao” (7 reviews)
“tofu” (6 reviews)
Closed Now
Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
52A Lansdowne Place, Hove BN3 1FG, England
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (102)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 101 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Terrific atmosphere and wonderful and helpful staff but the menu was quite limited. I grew up in a Vietnamese community so was looking forward to trying "Nems" (Vietnamese Spring Rolls to die for) but these, along with many other traditional delicacies were absent. What was...More

Thank Matthew P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Delicious delicious delicious! My first visit (having wanted to go there since a long time) and the food, service and atmosphere were spot on! Tasty and unique menu - so many different things to choose from to suit any style - with light and refreshing...More

Thank Em J
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

This place is definitely worth reserving a table at! The food was excellent and very authentic, the vegan options were outstanding!! Lovely decor, staff were amazingly friendly and I liked the quirky banter on the menu!! We will definitely go back!

Thank sashalakeman
Reviewed 7 July 2018

We went here to check whether rave reviews from friends were up to scratch. It felt quite authentic from a certain era with Chinese/Vietnamese posters in Communist style as the principal decoration. The food was as expected; street style but not too much choice. The...More

Thank gordon w
Reviewed 2 July 2018

We so enjoyed the evening at Holy Phok - delicious and imaginative food and the staff were super friendly. I loved the decor too - a mishmash of cultures but it works.

Thank 11London1111
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

Been meaning to come here for a while.... was the yummy! Want to go back and try more of the menu! Fresh, fragrant.... Lovely inside and friendly service, we'll be back!

Thank natraliam
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Me & my husband came here on a Saturday eve and the staff were really friendly & were happy to talk us through a couple of dishes we liked the look of. My husband had a noodle dish & I had the Bad Wow buns....More

Thank Nic0la_6
Reviewed 23 June 2018

Absolutely lovely evening at this super restaurant. It was impossible to fault. The service was perfect and the food was totally brilliant. My Claypot curry and coconut and lime leaf rice was just gorgeous. A lovely laid back ambiance pervaded, all down to the wonderful...More

Thank Ashly40
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Finally Hove has a cracking Vietnamese. It’s my self professed favourite cuisine and I’m particularly fussy about Asian food and it’s usually terrible Anglo-Asian delivery over here however the girls have knocked it out of the park. Simple, fresh flavours, combining all the right ingredients...More

Thank RishBrightonian
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Small quirky and characterful venue. Loved the wall of waving cats. The food is superb; so fresh zingy tasty and free of unnecessary oil. ‘Much better than squid’ and ‘emperors steak glass noodle salad’ were superb!

Thank Michael K
Nearby HotelsSee all 2 hotels
653 reviews
.44 km away
Mercure Brighton Seafront Hotel
2,048 reviews
.47 km away
The Brighton Hotel
1,436 reviews
.56 km away
Kings Hotel
1,823 reviews
.61 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Coopers Cask
122 reviews
.06 km away
The Farm Tavern
68 reviews
.12 km away
i gigi Cafe
83 reviews
.08 km away
Nearby Attractions
The Old Market
89 reviews
.24 km away
Cameron Contemporary Art Gallery
18 reviews
.49 km away
audreys chocolates
6 reviews
.15 km away
The Bees Mouth
35 reviews
.29 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Holy Phok staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52A Lansdowne Place, Hove BN3 1FG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Hove
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 911551
Modern and funky Vietnamese restaurant, offering big, tasty bowls of farm to table meat and herbs, local beers, German wines and plenty of smiles in a uniquely designed interior
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing