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Bar, British, Pub, Seafood
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74 East Street, Brighton BN1 1HQ, England
+44 1273 777505
12:00 - 02:00
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Thu - Sat 12:00 - 03:00
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

really nice place, food was good, service was good, give it go - feels like a treat. The fish and chips are lovely

Thank Tim D
Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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106 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

Went there for dinner and gulp some beers. The food are average. This place is perfect for chilling and relaxing after whole day walk in Brighton. Really nice and cozy place.

Thank Nichakarn F
York, United Kingdom
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84 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2015

I snook in here while my partner and son were swimming at a near by hotel. The decor inside was great and very atmospheric, the candles add so much to a place. It had a 1980's space invaders inside, guess that's retro now-a-days. Prices were typical Brighton, I had a pint of the Coast to Coast which was very easy... More 

Thank Nick_Boardman
Ilford, United Kingdom
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95 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 December 2015

Popped in here for a quick lunch. The burgers we had were delicious and served without accompanying chips/salad etc. Just burgers and that's just what we were after at that time.

Thank HelenP526
Watford, United Kingdom
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191 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2015

We Stopped in here for a drink and was pleasantly surprised how nice it was inside. The staff were very friendly and the drinks were reasonably cheaper than a lot of places around. We would have had lunch here but they had run out of fish !! its very good for a nice drink tho as its perfectly places between... More 

Thank Philip P
Eastbourne, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 19 November 2015

Came for some drinks on saturday night with my girlfriend. good atmosphere and fun decor. Good for a few pints and was cosy

Thank Mark S
Basildon, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 23 October 2015

Absolutely love this pub. Wonderful atmosphere, friendly staff, entertainment, lovely imaginative decoration throughout.

Thank Sally W
London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 October 2015

The Fishbowl has been a favourite in Brighton for years now and for a longtime has been known as the place to finish a unforgettable night! Their twist on the classic Fish and Chips is well worth a try too as I have never been disappointed!! If your in Brighton and enjoy a great late night party vibe you'll love... More 

Thank Gary D
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2015 via mobile

Just dropped in for a quick beer after a meal in the Lanes. Sat upstairs in very comfortable environment - great music, big tv to watch World Cup rugby, very pleasant.

Thank Phil F
Hatfield, United Kingdom
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80 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2015 via mobile

Went with my bother for dinner, great food, great atmosphere and was welcomed into the pub and explained how to order food... Would go to again in 100%!

Thank moleman22

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 13
Bar, British, Pub, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Open Hours
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 03:00
12:00 - 03:00
12:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 74 East Street, Brighton BN1 1HQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 777505
Fishbowl Bar & Fish Shack. The original East Street hangout serving booze, bites and beats from midday until late all week long. Sat on the corner of East Street & Pool Valley since 1658, the Fishbowl is a Brighton institution. Our kitchen is open daily from 12 until 9 serving the best shack style seafood around. Spread over two floors with an outside terrace, we have ice-cold draft and a selection of craft beers, premium spirits and wines, with DJ's and live music providing the soundtrack.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?