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49 Market Street | The Lanes, Brighton BN1 1HH, England
+44 1273 325560
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good22%
  • Average14%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible26%
Travellers talk about
“crab chowder” (4 reviews)
“lemon sole” (9 reviews)
“tiramisu” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, British, Soups
$$ - $$$
49 Market Street | The Lanes, Brighton BN1 1HH, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

What a most delightful and cosy little seafood restaurant this is. We received a warm welcome, enjoyed absolutely delicious food and also enjoyed the best bottle of 'house white' I can ever remember drinking. Will definitely return there the next time we're in Brighton

Thank Gillian C
jerryh810, Guest Relations Manager at D'arcys, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

That's great,thank you so much.Our house white is a french sauvignon,we like it !

Reviewed 4 days ago

We enjoyed a delicious meal here - fish was fresh, well cooked and served by a very charming gent! This place has a super atmosphere. It's an intimate little place with few tables unless the weather permits sitting outside. It was a cracking meal at...More

Thank F1934QXdaniellel
jerryh810, Guest Relations Manager at D'arcys, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

See you again ,thanks for review .

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my family had a lovely meal at Darceys, waiters were polite and helpful, and the food was incredible, possibly the best seafood restaurant in Brighton! Hope to be back soon!

Thank mariasheppard3305
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were going around the Lanes trying to find somewhere to eat and we stumbled across this little restaurant, which was doing 2 courses for £11.95 so we thought we would give it a go. Very cosy, and warm, and had a nice atmosphere. The...More

Thank dabodle
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just popped in for an early supper. Lovely warm welcome and warm restaurant! Great food, great service and a wonderful evening.

Thank 799sheshe
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came in for lunch and ordered a range of starters. Food was amazing especially the pawns in garlic butter. Staff were the best and made the restaurant feel welcoming.

Thank ameliac329
Jerry H, Manager at D'arcys, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your 5 star review , really appreciate your comments.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Looked nice from outside but the food was aweful. Ordered an Americano coffee and they bought weak filter coffee that was vet bitter. When asked the admitted to only serving filter coffee. Scrambled eggs on toast was served on cheap sliced bread with only enough...More

Thank andykaf2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely little place and a breath of fresh sea air in this otherwise chain-choked quarter of Brighton. A lovely ambience with lovely Fish and lovely staff to match. Thank you D'arcy's!

Thank Bagriel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came to eat at this restaurant for a birthday treat. The starter, main and dessert course were heavenly. It was very light, beautiful, succulent and bursting with flavours. I would highly recommend everyone to go to Darcy's Seafood Restaurant, where you experience real varied...More

1  Thank Monica V B
Jerry H, Manager at D'arcys, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much ,glad the birthday treat was a success,ciao!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went in for a pre theatre meal and regretted it almost as soon as I sat down. That heady mix of poor food and even worse service.

Thank NickElliott
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Average prices
USD 11 - USD 35
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 49 Market Street | The Lanes, Brighton BN1 1HH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 325560
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