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The Plotting Parlour

Closed Now: 3:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Open today: 3:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
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Awesome palace

Must go if you are in Brighton, awesome staff and amazing cocktails. Good atmosphere and just a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Best of Brighton

A friend introduced me to this hidden little gem and have been back several times since. Honestly... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
London, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“cocktail bar”(42 reviews)
“table service”(25 reviews)
“great cocktails”(23 reviews)
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Hours Today: 3:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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6 Steine Street, Brighton BN2 1TE, England
+44 1273 621238
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Must go if you are in Brighton, awesome staff and amazing cocktails. Good atmosphere and just a lovely hidden bar were the plott begins.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank j_hannas2017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A friend introduced me to this hidden little gem and have been back several times since. Honestly some of the most creative and delicious drinks I have ever had anywhere in the world, warm friendly, cozy atmosphere conducive to meeting other people as well. Ginger...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank booboo1963
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came here for a drink about 10pm on a Saturday evening on the recommendation of a friend. We were lucky to get a seat as it was very busy, but a really cosy atmosphere, and very interesting place. Excellent service - you are shown to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank expressive-one
Reviewed December 2, 2018

Lovely little cocktail bar hidden away from the main drag and you could easily walk straight past. Once inside, you are transported back in time about 70 years. You'll be allocated a table and given the current cocktail menu (which changes regularly, but they will...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank KentishPrincess
Reviewed November 21, 2018

Been here a few times! A small and cozy bar that never disappoints, as long as you book!.. I booked a table for two, got seated at the back of the room which I would say is not extremely comfortable and quite remote, the back...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Excursion15183006484
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

I’ve only ever had good things to say about this place and have recommended to many. Tonight was different, hopefully a one off but important feedback Service was incredibly slow and not anywhere near as attentive as it normally is. Maybe short staffed? I understand...More

Date of experience: October 2018
3  Thank Kojak03
Reviewed October 11, 2018

What CAN'T you say about the Plotting Parlour?! I took my partner for here for our first date after he asked if I knew any fancy cocktail places, and I made the right choice. We've been coming back ever since, and have tried most of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank dougbS3224HI
Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I visited here before heading off to dinner. The Plotting Parlour has been a recommendation and we were advised to book online to get a table which was easy enough to do. The venue is intimate, small, buzzing and not too noisy....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank DarcyBen
Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

After finding this fantastic little place , it’s now our must meet place for cocktails and gossip . Great atmosphere and friendly staff .

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank moonti
Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

Went out with my husband ( midweek) to celebrate our anniversary. Stopped off at the Plotting Parlour for a cocktail before our meal. The Plotting Parlour is a real secret gem in Brighton and a must visit if staying or living in or near this...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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