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Buddies cafe / bar Brighton

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46-48 Kings Road, Brighton BN1 1NA, England
+44 1273 323600
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

it was so delicious! really delicious fresh tasting haddock, sausage and chips (curry sauce amazing too!) the staff quickly and politely dealt with an order for our group of 20 - we werent waiting long for our food at all. really good value and right by the sea front - highly recommend.

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What can I say about this place?... maybe the question is what can I say on here? I'm going to have to censor this review before I write it. In a word it's terrible. I'm from London, a place that's not famed for fish and chips yet this is worse than every place I have visited in London. Additionally it's... More 

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Thank Michael O
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want a quick English breakfast near the seaside at an affordable price, then this a nice place to go. It's quite busy and can get quite noisy though.

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Thank Raine O
Luton
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A 24 hour restaurant, very useful for backpackers, toilets very clean, English Breakfast is not gargantuan, but is tasty & reasonable at £4.99 (considering Brighton prices!). (slight minus, I prefer not to have my private life yakked about, whilst I'm in the same room, discretion will bring better quality of custom). Julie Lee-McGovern

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West Sussex
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food really hot and tasty. Not greasy, perfectly cooked. Staff friendly and helpful. The only fault is that the cafe is quite small so there's limited space

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Thank NikiFairyWS
Worthing, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have never had bad treatment here. Staff of many different nationalities are pleased to help and offer quick service. Recently refurbished, it is a cafe rather than a restaurant but the food is to a good standard.

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Thank Peter M
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017

Visited in the evening of a Saturday, which was probably my mistake as my friend and I were treated as if we were drunken idiots that needed to be quickly moved along. We had to wait in a long queue and when we finally got served the man didn't even look me in the eye and asked what did I... More 

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Thank Martha I
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Was in a rush didn't have time to get dinner so decided to grab some on the way to work. So we thought we would try buddies fish and chips. The staff were nice, we decided to sit in and eat . When we got our food we were so impressed, it was freshly cooked and tasted amazing. It was... More 

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Thank Sadie S
Greater London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

By the fact this place is open 24 hours 7 days a week the food is average but reasonably priced and outside area in summer. There is a stale smell of cooking and it could do with a clean up but you get access at anytime so it isnt too bad.

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Thank Ultimate007
Hertfordshire
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

We have been here a couple of times whilst in brighton, so decided to have breakfast here on Saturday morning. We both ordered breakfasts and they came out in reasonable time. The food was hot and reasonably priced.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
British, International
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46-48 Kings Road, Brighton BN1 1NA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 323600

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?