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Summary

“If you want huge portions of tasty Italian food” all at affordable prices, this stalwart of the Lanes is “hard to beat”. In particular it’s “a great place to take the kids” – staff are “friendly” and “families are welcome”.

£32
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* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

“Donatello has become a kind of Brighton institution over the years”; “ideal for families (even with kids) and groups of friends with its hundreds of seats outside” (“don’t expect much elbow room” inside, though), this Lanes spot provides “huge portions of home cooked food” that’s “value for money”.

£32
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* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

This “huge” and “bustling” spot in the Lanes is an affordable and “fun place for all the family”, where “kidlets always receive a great welcome”; “staff are great, plus the food’s tasty and in vast portions”.

£33
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3
Good
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* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

This well-established Lanes Italian remains a “very cheerful” spot offering “exceptional value for money”; “every town should have a family-run local like this!”

£32
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3
Good
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* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

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Owner's description

Donatello is a family run business


Their ethos is to use the best ingredients whilst keeping the prices affordable.


This is achieved by making everything in-house every day.


We cater for large groups of up to 250 people - school groups - corporate functions -


and wedding receptions.


We can adapt the menu according to the customers budget ranging from £10 to £35


including drinks


 

Prices

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Veggies Pudding
£4.95 £8.25 £4.95 £5.25
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £18.00
Filter Coffee £2.50
Extras  
Service 10.00%

Restaurant details

Yes
Highchair, Menu, Portions
Yes
70, 80, 35, 100
400
1-3 Brighton Pl, Brighton, BN1 1HJ
Opening hours
Monday11 am-11:30 pm
Tuesday11 am-11:30 pm
Wednesday11 am-11:30 pm
Thursday11 am-11:30 pm
Friday11 am-11:30 pm
Saturday11 am-11:30 pm
Sunday11 am-11:30 pm

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