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The Meeting Place Cafe

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King's Road | High Street, Brighton BN3 2WN, England
+44 1273 206417
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Confolens, France
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234 reviews
188 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A fantastically located Cafe anytime of the year as long as it's not raining. £4.25 for a lovely toasted soft bap, with runny egg and two pieces of bacon, with a free hot drink too if it's before 12.00 It's a favourite of ours, bang on the beach, with a choice of breakfasts and other food too (AVOID THE FISH... More 

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Thank Onestewart
Hereford, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice location to stop during dog walk for a coffee, toasties are nice, cake looks nice though not tried, staff could do with smiling abit more, but as i said fine for a pit stop

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Thank L0uanne
Dublin, Ireland
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378 reviews
202 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 350 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We wanted to find a coffee and cake so one of my local friends chose this place. Its fine if you want a quick refreshment. We stopped here for a coffee. The cakes looked tasty but when I ordered one, I was offered one wrapped in clingfilm.Its a busy cafe when the sunshine is out.

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Thank Gary W
Hastings, United Kingdom
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83 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place for a bacon sandwich and a coffee, but beware the wind. All seating is outside and although there are windbreaks they are no protection from the rain. Seagulls are a constant menace so hang on to your food!

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Thank Paysatge
Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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77 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Perfect spot right on the beach and always good for a cuppa and a toasted sarnie. An institution on the Brighton/Hove border. Gluten-free bread and cakes available which is a great touch. Great place to meet friends and to watch the world go by and my first stop after an early morning swim.

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Thank Witness_inc
London
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71 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Let me start by saying I have always used this cafe when walking along the sea front for food and drink, of which the quality is usually ok, nice cakes too. Staff can be quite curt but push it to one side. Until today! The lady serving at the till looked miserable, was short with me and unfriendly to say... More 

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Thank thescarletwoman
Hove, United Kingdom
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103 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Excellent location and always a very busy café. Friendliness of staff can vary. Food is average but ok. Nice toasted sandwiches.

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Thank jaybee233
Brussels, Belgium
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36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2016

This place is situated perfectly on the seafront, on the border between Brighton and Hove. We chose to go here purely because of the ideal spot looking over the sea. However, the food is very average/just another greasy spoons café. We had an egg & sausage sandwich and a latté for under £4 which is very reasonable. In short -... More 

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Thank avivazr
Guildford, United Kingdom
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660 reviews
424 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 217 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

We enjoy parking in Hove and walking along the prom into Brighton. This place is at the start of the interesting parts and has somehow got permission to have tables right next to the sea. My wife and I shared a bacon bap and a sausage and egg bap for a late breakfast and both were fine as were our... More 

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Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

We had the unfortunate experience of visiting this cafe today. We had travelled from London with our 3 children for a day at the beach. We all wanted Fish and Chips. I ordered Cod and Chips for everyone. They turned out to be the most disgusting fish and chips we had ever had. The fish was thin and grey, the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Fast food, British
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: King's Road | High Street, Brighton BN3 2WN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 206417

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