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Basketmakers Arms

$$ - $$$, British,
12 Gloucester Road, Brighton BN1 4AD, England
+44 1273 689006
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“sunday roast” (8 reviews)
“beef” (7 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
12 Gloucester Road, Brighton BN1 4AD, England
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1 - 10 of 247 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had the most delicious roast here yesterday.. The best beef I’d had in ages, so tender, I could literally pull it apart. Lovely roasties, great carrots, spring greens and red cabbage that actually tasted of red cabbage not vinegar like the majority of pub push...More

1  Thank Simon_Neil1970
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were only in Brighton for a day and after a walk around North Laine shops we were looking for a break with something to eat. As usual, the Good Beer Guide is your friend and I had marked this place out as a possible....More

Thank TedSManchester
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on a Tuesday evening after around 5 years since the last time I was able to eat at the Basketmakers - It is generally always busy and difficult to get a table unless you are able to wait around at the bar. Food was...More

1  Thank Cafcmodlewis
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Had a couple of drinks in the pub. It is really lovely and cosy, the sort of place you could spend all afternoon in!!! We didn't eat but what we did see looked amazing!!!!! Will be visiting again next time we are in Brighton.

Thank Mark E
Reviewed 31 August 2017

This pub is deservedly busy, the beers are some of the best kept in town, wonderful range and a lively sociable pub, popular with chatty philosophical types! Eating can be a problem when very busy, not always a lot of elbow room, so go for...More

Thank Monkeesman
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Did want to order food but was Friday and busy. Decided not and just enjoyed a few beverages. Like the seating arrangement. Anywhere and everywhere! In the road on the pavement just make yourself comfortable. Be prepared. Brighton pints are expensive.

Thank g0ingn0wheresl0wly
Reviewed 23 August 2017

A popular welcoming fullers pub in the heart of Brighton with a warm friendly atmosphere and the food is good quality and value too. thedealhunter

Thank munro685
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Backstreet in the N Lanes, Fullers range plus guest, Longmans recently a great newer brewery, well kept beer, good range of pub food around £ 15 typically, you cannot go wrong here if you enjoy the traditional English beer pub. Nice to see so many...More

Thank Charles F
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

I ordered gammon steak , loved it amazing food and great price, would recommend to anyone in Brighton to try the food in this pub👍

Thank Adam P
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Such a nice traditional pub, lovely warm welcome. Nice selection of drinks and fab menu. We opted for sandwiches. There is a varied selection available. All served with salad garnish. Fish finger sandwich with home made tartar sauce. Rare roast beef was just perfect. Well...More

Thank PJT91065
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peter f
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Response from janeagray | Reviewed this property |
Parking is difficult in the North Laines area. Beware of Traffic Wardens!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Gloucester Road, Brighton BN1 4AD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 689006
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