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Good Friends

25 Preston Street, Brighton BN1 2HN, England
+44 1273 779836
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible8%
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Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
25 Preston Street, Brighton BN1 2HN, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have lived in Brighton for many years and love this place - in our opinion it is the best Chinese restaurant in Brighton and Hove. The food is consistently excellent, and the friendly service second to none. We love restaurants where you become recognised...More

Thank Barney D
Reviewed 8 October 2017

We ate in here before seeing a show at the Brighton centre, the food is amazing, we had crispy duck for starter, sweet & sour chicken, sizzling chicken satay, noodles & rice, for 2 of us this was plenty, 1 rice between 2 is plenty...More

Thank Sussexkim
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Called in for a take away. This is a well organised and well run place. Good menu and plenty of attentive staff. I ordered and was sat down to wait. My order took a little while - but I was happy it was cooked fresh....More

Thank steven_wilkinson
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Found this restaurant in Preston Street, and was immediately surprised by the white tablecloths and nice setting. The service was friendly and excellent and the food was wonderful. Always a good thing to find many Chinese people enjoying their meals. We found this to be...More

Thank Christine L
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We eat here regularly as a big group of several families. The food is great and authentic. Dim sum is really nice especially if this is entirely what you come here for!! Everything is cooked well and is tasty. Seems like Chinese restaurants are going...More

Thank BwanaSam
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Popped in on a whim and went for the set meal for two including Peking Duck. Great food! Good to see lots of Chinese families and couples perhaps going for the more authentic Chinese dishes. Our food was delicious, the service fast and friendly. What's...More

Thank StefanoBrighton
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

The food that myself and my friends ordered the other night was quite variable. The ribs sauce was quite thin and quite artificial in taste, but the spring rolls were crispy and delicious. The squid was a little undercooked and very garlicky. The main courses...More

Thank pearl2106
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

I love the food there! The service is also great here. This restaurant shows real Chinese food. But the street it is on is a bit dirty. And the building is quite dated. Still it is amazing.

Thank harucartwright
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

What a fantastic place to eat, one of the children wanted spaghetti, we couldn't get a table at the Italian restaurant (fully booked). So decided on a Chinese which happened to be next door.!? What a result, we all agreed it was one of the...More

Thank Ian T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
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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