RestaurantsEast SussexBrightonBN1

Harden's says

See also sister restaurant Botanique

survey result

Summary

£52
   ££
3
Good
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Quite the most unassuming restaurant with the most superb chef”, this veggie veteran in the Lanes (est. 1981) is “consistently creative, always delicious – and if it was in London you’d never get a table!”. These days it has a spinoff, Botanique in nearby Hove.

Summary

£43
    £
3
Good
3
Good
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“A mainstay within the ever-changing Brighton scene” – this “simply decorated” Lanes fixture of four decades’ standing is “a favourite amongst the city’s many vegetarian restaurants”. “It can feel a bit squashed sometimes as tables are close together, but it’s always worth a visit” thanks to its “absolutely gorgeous, stunning, colourful food”.

Summary

£43
    £
3
Good
3
Good
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“A mainstay within the ever-changing Brighton scene” – this “simply decorated” Lanes fixture of four decades’ standing is “a favourite amongst the city’s many vegetarian restaurants”. “It can feel a bit squashed sometimes as tables are close together, but it’s always worth a visit” thanks to its “absolutely gorgeous, stunning, colourful food”.

Summary

£43
    £
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Super-busy” these days, this “closely packed” Lanes fixture has become a “veggie paradise” since opening almost 40 years ago, earning high ratings for meat-free and vegan dishes that please open-minded omnivores almost as much as its most natural audience.

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Restaurant details

Highchair,Menu
Yes
25
No dress code
75

Prices

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Veggies Pudding
£8.00 £15.00 £5.00 £7.00
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £19.00
Filter Coffee £2.00
Extras  
Bread £0.00
Service 12.50%
17-18 Prince Albert St, Brighton, BN1 1HF
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Opening hours
Monday9 am‑5 pm, 5 pm‑10 pm
Tuesday9 am‑5 pm, 5 pm‑10 pm
Wednesday9 am‑5 pm, 5 pm‑10 pm
Thursday9 am‑5 pm, 5 pm‑10 pm
Friday12 pm‑5 pm, 5 pm‑10:30 pm
Saturday12 pm‑5 pm, 5 pm‑10:30 pm
Sunday12 pm‑5 pm, 5 pm‑10:30 pm

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