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Basketmakers Arms

$$ - $$$, British,
12 Gloucester Road, Brighton BN1 4AD, England
+44 1273 689006
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“beef” (8 reviews)
“sunday roast” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
12 Gloucester Road, Brighton BN1 4AD, England
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

Cosy, traditional British pub on a quiet street. Upon entering, the place instantly feels like your favorite neighborhood pub. Good selection of real ales. Good selection of traditional pub fare. My wife and I had the fish and chips which was excellent.

Thank The_Petrel
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Dropped in for Sunday dinner. Sun shining so sat outside. Staff were friendly, welcoming and attentive, and even lowered the canopy for us. Good selection of ciders. Roast beef was cooked just right – decent portions, all very tasty. Inside is friendly, and the interior...More

Thank STR159
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Only found this because a local directed us there. Great proper traditional pub. Excellent pub food. Really nice staff. Can't fault it

1  Thank amanda20162016
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Great sanctuary from all the hustle and bustle of the Lanes , village style old school pub. Loads of interesting genuine olde worlde paraphernalia on the walls. Great selection of beers and wines , always bustling atmosphere with mix of locals and day trippers alike...More

Thank Gmickbrighton
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Excellent selection, service with a smile, reasonable prices, cosy premises and old-fashioned general feel to it.

Thank Pools23
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I heard about this place from a friend and they were spot on, A little out the way, not much, but once you have found it you will not be disappointed. Was only going to have a drink or two but stayed a few hours...More

Thank Gavin G
Reviewed 5 September 2016

IMHO the Basketmakers in the best traditional pub in Brighton. Good selection of beers, wide food menu from locally sourced ingredients and friendly staff. But it isn't huge and it does get full so, no, go somewhere else, plenty of pubs in Brighton, so I...More

1  Thank David K
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Met some friends for a pre concert few real ales.Great atmosphere , proper pub with good service and good beer.

1  Thank Matthew D
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Hidden away in the town residential area near the Kensington Laines & Royal Pavilion this is a real gem of pub. Small, it can get very crowded, but crammed full with lots of quirky memoribilia on the walls including old local bus and train signs,...More

Thank phil y
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Popped in here here for Sunday roasts with a friend as the food has always been great in the past, but it was pretty rubbish on this occasion. Was expecting half a chicken, but what I got I think were two smallish legs, which were...More

2  Thank Ian H
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peter f
28 May 2016|
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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
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
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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