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JB’s American Diner

31 Kings Road, Brighton, Brighton BN1 1NR, England
+44 1273 771776
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“burgers” (188 reviews)
“pancakes” (54 reviews)
“fries” (56 reviews)
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
31 Kings Road, Brighton, Brighton BN1 1NR, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Didn’t know what to eat before a comedy show decided on this place. The food is soooooo good! Not healthy (obviously) but you shouldn’t be expecting it to be. Very reasonably priced, massive range to choose from and look and tasted great. I also loved...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just decided to pop in on a whim. Was very busy when we entered, and informed 2 minutes for a table - not a problem. Would've been nice to be able to grab a drink whilst waiting but wasn't offered. Ordered a sharing platter to...More

Thank Lewis W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have dined here many times and recently returned from another visit to jbs American diner. The food was fantastic and is very good value for money. Huge portions and great service too. It can get busy especially weekends so best to go out of...More

Thank Blip1984
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ok I admit it, I'd judged this place before ever going in. Having lived in Brighton many years, I often walked past this on the seafront and thought it was just a touristy venue. A friend suggested we go in and I was more than...More

Thank brightbing
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

JB’s American Diner if a great place to eat. Good size portions and Amazing milkshakes! Love coming here.

Thank Jackie P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrived for a dinner just before our concert 20 mins down the road, it looked small from the outside and we had the impression that it was the same inside, but was taken back by the large interior. fun, hip, full of memorabilia that instantly...More

Thank chloewhite10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was along from our hotel,so decided to give it a try.We are so glad we did. We went on a Thursday evening,so it was very quiet,The service was quick and the staff friendly.As we weren't very hungry we both went for the Hot dogs....More

Thank lilibeth61
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

3.5? A busy spot, we were asked where we'd like to sit and picked a booth near the back. the décor is within the American diner, almost felt like the only thing missing was some rollerskates for the nearly all female staff. Staff were largely...More

Thank Katie S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went to JBS American Diner today 18th September 2017. ...It's all done out with an American theme and even the music playing is 50s, 60s drive in music....I really like that. I ordered the Lynchburg burger without cheese with fries and salad.....it was a...More

Thank Hayley M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wasn't sure if this would be our cup of tea but gave it a try Glad we did, great burgers and a great atmosphere with a 60s soundtrack to match Although we drank beers it would seem that the milkshakes are very popular with a...More

Thank ClivetheTraveller
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3 September 2017|
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Response from Nora220 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I can't see why there would be any objection.. can't recall if there are steps at the door, but I think not.
29 March 2017|
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Response from Andy S | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 Kings Road, Brighton, Brighton BN1 1NR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 771776
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