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21A Norfolk Square, Brighton BN1 2PD, England
+44 1273 326688
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
21A Norfolk Square, Brighton BN1 2PD, England
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Reviewed yesterday

The food was absolutely amazing. We both had the taster menu and were extremely impressed. The service and timing of each course was first class. A truly enjoyable experience. Would definitely return. I would have given 5* but the restaurant was not at all intimate...More

Thank sp00kie
Reviewed 2 days ago

One of the best lunches ever. Fabulous food, great ambience and wonderful, friendly service. Whole experience,from walking in to leaving, was perfect. Our first visit but definitely not our last. Thank you team Gingerman

1  Thank Paul B
Reviewed 3 days ago

A large group of us ate here after the Brighton half marathon on February 25th. After multiple changes from our group as to how many of us would be there, some of our group were also running a bit late and were looking to arrive...More

1  Thank Bambi P
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Perfect evening on Mother’s Day .Fab food wine service and company.Highly recommend.Made to feel very special.

2  Thank eveandy
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Small, fantastic atmosphere. Stopped for lunch the service was excellent and the food beyond description. A must for any visit to Brighton.

2  Thank Peter A
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is definitely on of the very best restaurant in Brighton. I absolutely loved the excellent and creative cuisine. I also recommend the great selection of wines.

2  Thank andybright0n
Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked this restaurant for a Client / business lunch, the team at the Gingerman are fantastic, so helpful and the food was out of this world, our clients were so impressed, part of me didn't want to review as I think it should be...More

4  Thank Ian Caz L
Reviewed 1 week ago

In town for a conference and recomended this restaurant...food, service wine and hospitality all exceptional if in london this would be double the price...its been around for 20 years and will become a must visit for the future

4  Thank kirk h
Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited the Gingerman on a Friday night for a birthday celebration with my partner and absolutely loved it. The staff were so friendly and attentive, there was a really nice chilled ambiance about the place and the food was mouth watering, everything we ordered...More

5  Thank Tracey J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for a getaway to the local area, and decided on this place due to the reviews. Not disappointed. Food was arguably the best we've had. Perfectly cooked, beautifully presented without being pretentious and the wine was excellent. The staff were friendly, attentive and knowledgeable...More

5  Thank Steve P
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Sophia O
29 October 2017|
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Response from pamelamck | Property representative |
Sorry just seen this. No there isn't a dress code. Best way to get hold of us is through our website. Thanks
dean h
16 July 2017|
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Response from pamelamck | Property representative |
There is lots of street parking in Princess Crescent (long stay) or The King Alfred (short stay) car park.
11 April 2017|
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Response from smojo69 | Reviewed this property |
We've been here tonight and had a fabulous vegetarian taster menu. Just let them know I'm advance
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 45
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21A Norfolk Square, Brighton BN1 2PD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 326688
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In Norfolk Square, The Gingerman Restaurant has a small, intimate dining room and a superb menu of modern British cuisine made with fresh, local produce. Full of unique character, the stylish restaurant possesses a great reputation within the city. With intimate lighting and simple wooden furnishings, this Brighton eatery has a warm, cosy ambience. The delicious dishes from the seasonal gourmet menu include slow roasted pork belly with creamy mash, cumin spiced lamb rack with black cardamom puree and coconut chutney or pig cheek ravioli with saffron jus. A classy list of wines and premium champagnes will complement your meal. Gingerman restaurant offers smart, unpretentious dining in vibrant Brighton.
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