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Crocodile Cafe Restaurant

Longridge Avenue, Saltdean, Brighton BN2 8LH, England
+44 1273 300515
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good18%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (12 reviews)
“tagliatelle” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Cafe, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Longridge Avenue, Saltdean, Brighton BN2 8LH, England
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1 - 10 of 87 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This little bit of Italy is a must for authentic Italian food lovers. David (yes an English name but very Italian) the owner and chef prepares all the food fresh and serves it with a flourish. We had the gnocchi, which was freshly made and...More

Thank Tracy483
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Busy little cafe/restaurant Italian run- large menu of pizzas and Italian dishes... ordered a pizza which was very average in comparison to other Italian restaurants in the area. Friend had a steak unusual to find in an Italian restaurant. Won’t be rushing back as there...More

Thank Tony H
Reviewed 21 August 2018

A little piece of Italy. Davide, the proprietor, is a true food enthusiast and happy to recommend the latest gems he has found. A relaxed, happy atmosphere, dog friendly and with excellent service and food.

Thank Robin K
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

We went as it was a birthday dinner there was 8 of us it wasn’t a busy night the weather was lovely too and the place itself was homely and welcoming staff greeted us We ordered 2 meat starters and 2 vegetarian ,another party of...More

Thank TheoraT1
Reviewed 7 August 2018

The great thing about this simple, Italian eating place is that it remains unpretentious but still produces good quality, straightforward Italian cooking served from a family run restaurant. So, pizza, pasta and well made rolls and baps with Italian meat and cheese. Good well run...More

Thank John A
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Went yesterday with my partner for dinner Being italian I had lot of expectations about italian food. What a great surprise!!!!! Food was delicious and made with love and care. Good choice of wine and the one we had matched perfectly with both my fish...More

1  Thank GuzzoG
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Great food, superfresh fish, simply amazing. I was impressed from the taste of spaghetti alle vongole... delicious... I wanted to try also some sea bass and this was great as well, really fresh. Friendly service and nice atmosphere. If you want to eat fresh fish...More

Thank federicapast
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

I have visited a few times now and its always welcoming. Great space for eating and lovely vibrant atmosphere people popping in to buy bread and sandwiches. Or eating in and enjoying a proper italien meal! Ill be back :)

Thank kieranDacey
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

I've eaten at Crocadile cafe both in the day and in the evening, it's always brilliant food with new interesting Italian culinary curiosities to taste, I highly recommend a visit.

1  Thank Peter h
Reviewed 23 March 2018

I took my family to dine in The Crocodile Cafe this evening, and the food was just incredible! I had a pizza, which was obviously made fresh and was far better and cheaper than any of its competitors. My wife was similarly complimentary of her...More

1  Thank lozrfrord
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 33
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Longridge Avenue, Saltdean, Brighton BN2 8LH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 300515
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We are a small family run business, in a nice location near the sea. By day, we run a busy and lively Cafe' and with a wide range of savory and sweet products, including sandwiches and pasta's and cakes. At night we have a lovely ambiance where we serve homemade italian meals with passion.
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