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40 St. James's Street, Brighton BN2 1RG, England
+44 1273 692711
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 00:00
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Sun 17:00 - 23:30
Sun - Sat 12:00 - 14:00
Mon - Sat 17:00 - 00:00
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely restaurant - very nicely done inside and great food for a reasonable price. Best point was the staff - very friendly and helpful/professional I'd go back just for them! Only minor complaint I could have was the beer was pricey although near Brighton sea front everything's expensive. A few pieces of my chicken (I had the Chicken Hyderabad) were... More 

Thank Hatti S
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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128 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was pleasantly surprised by Pavel, I ordered a takeaway once and sat in once. On both occasions I had the Lamb Madras which was very tasty but not as spicy as what I am used to. Service was good and it is decent value for money.

Thank Brian C
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163 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So having tried to eat at another restaurant in Brighton which was closed we ended up here. We were the only customers as it had just opened up. We were seated and our orders taken quickly. I ordered a mix starter and a lamb balti with egg fried rice. The starter was nice and served promptly with caramelised onions which... More 

Thank tomacat1
Norwich, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our second visit to Pavel and really can't find fault with anything. Really delicious food, great staff who are very welcoming and food with children, Nice decor and very pleasant place to eat

Thank RuthNorwich
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Early Saturday evening visit. Food spot on, management and staff where keen to impress. They did. Good bottle of Bangla. Highly recommended, and will return when next in Town.

Thank pdsh1
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

We went there in the closing ours but the Manager there was kind enough for letting us in. We were having least expectations as we had really bad experience having indian food. But this time we found a good one and the food can be accepted to be called real indian. The food was good and service was excellent. The... More 

Thank Shweta V
Northampton, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

The food was really good. It was better than expected and really good value for money. The service was great and the staff were really friendly.

Thank Karen H
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

If I could give 0 stars... Ordered a takeaway based on a flyer stating they were an award winning take away, and this was not cheap by any standard, but it was however totally awful ! Chicken tikka was just chicken, food was cold, and greasy, and tasteless, when I called them, the guy on the phone couldn't care less,... More 

Thank Michael P
Broadstairs, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

just had a very good evening meal all the food was well cooked and tasty. the staff were friendly and made us laugh one male member could be taken the wrong was due to his comments to a female staff member but she seemed to take it all in good faith. Would visit again if we were in Brighton.

Thank liz l
Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

Lovely food at very reasonable prices Good service and food served very quickly Would definitely recommend

Thank earley61

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 St. James's Street, Brighton BN2 1RG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 692711

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?