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Lucky star Chinese restaurant

101 Trafalgar Street, Brighton BN1 4ER, England
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible22%
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“hotpot” (5 reviews)
“dumplings” (5 reviews)
“rice” (8 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm Hours
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
101 Trafalgar Street, Brighton BN1 4ER, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered from chefs special dishes and it was excellent. Every dish we chose were superb! Highly recommended.

Thank locz2016
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

This was the second time I've been here and may I add never, ever again ! Service was poor and unatentive, no sooner had we had been served our soup ( crab and sweetcorn ,which constituted of chopped up fish sticks for flavour I guess...More

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 3 March 2018

This restaurant completely sent me sideways. First time was brilliant. Second time was enjoyable until I left, and I was ever so poorly. I then had to spend my entire night in and out of the toilet due to food poisoning. I will never be...More

2  Thank Hardtoplease94
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Great value, good portions...good way of experimenting with things you may not have tried. Would try eating again

Thank domenicmira
Reviewed 17 February 2018

Had take away form here - looked promising at collection as restaurant packed out. Took 35 minutes to produce food - again I took this as encouragement that it might be fresh cooked.... The sweet and sour chicken was like boot leather. The curry tasteless....More

Thank Simon B
Reviewed 4 November 2017

I came for lunch with a friend and it was all delicious. Green beans with bean curd and chili was a favourite. The people are so friendly and welcoming . The portions were really generous and great value for money. Loads of vegetarian options. I'm...More

Thank Nel J
Reviewed 5 August 2017

We were staying in an apartment nearby and were not disappointed. Ordered crispy duck and pork dish. Delivered on time and food was very tasty. Would try eating in next time visiting Brighton.

Thank oxfordtraveller1
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

We went into this place after we went to the excellent Indian opposite.It looks like a typical Chinese but the food is authentic (we spend months of the year in China) and we are dumpling fans, but not the boring dim sum kind, so this...More

Thank Tycho L
Reviewed 30 May 2017

I used to come here a lot, back when they offered both a lunch and an evening buffet set up. Now they do a set menu alongside their regular menu,so I thought I'd revisit. The A board outside advertised an "express menu" of two courses...More

Thank Georgy R
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

What an absolute gem. The lunchtime specials are fantastic. Really authentic and incredible value. Beef brisket with pickled vegetables and chilli was fantastic. Exactly the right balance of heat and sourness and the brisket was perfect with just the right amount of fat. Service is...More

1  Thank BakerWill
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
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Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 Trafalgar Street, Brighton BN1 4ER, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
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