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Busby and Wilds

) #108 of 870 Restaurants in Brighton $$ - $$$ , ,
8-9 Rock Street, Brighton BN2 1NF, England
+44 1273 696135
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“potted crab” (15 reviews)
“croquettes” (15 reviews)
“sunday roast” (24 reviews)
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Pub, Gastropub, Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
8-9 Rock Street, Brighton BN2 1NF, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a shame after going to this place since it opened sometimes up to 3 times a week... I was spoken to like a three-year-old ... really not cool... i'm always very generous but this time I didn't leave a tip... feels a shame... maybe...More

1  Thank colin h
Emily A, Owner at Busby and Wilds, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We always try our upmost to make all of our customers happy and comfortable, it seems with you though, we did this on far too many an occasion. We welcome well behaved dogs with courteous owners, we have to ensure this does not impact other...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Recommended by a local B & B (The Twenty One), visited midweek at 6 pm. Very friendly staff and helpful. Ordered burger and chunky chips and fish burger, plus side of onion rings. Good selection of drinks. Food was incredibly fresh and piping hot. Chunky...More

Thank Helen B
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a shame that this gastro pub's food seems to have deteriorated since the last time we visited in December 2016. Trying not to be entirely negative, though, here are the good things: All 5 different starters were unusual, nicely presented, and delicious, the terrine...More

Thank Julie L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were recommended to visit this restaurant from our B & B that we were staying at. This was a good choice. The food was excellent and the décor modern and clean. There was a really good choice of food and wine and everything was...More

Thank jillym7
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited this restaurant on a Saturday night booking three hours ahead. Rustic inside good menu and wine list. Good beers and ale menu too. Delicious food and interesting menu. friendly staff. Only criticism was the dessert panacotta was served in a rimmed soup bowl...More

Thank ccredBuckinghamshire
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have eaten here several times and came back for my wife's birthday. Visited on Burger night and we all had great burgers and chips. The house red is also very enjoyable. Friendly staff and nice atmosphere.

Thank moomans
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I love burger night on Tuesdays. Reasonable price, v friendly, excellent quality. A drink is included, I always have white wine which is a medium dry French.

Thank DrMWH
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Very friendly staff and cosy atmosphere. Great beer selection. The pork belly croquettes are delicious and I particularly enjoyed the chips. Would happily return

Thank Dave1408
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Wow, best garden in sunshine and what a roast ...... how lovely ..... nice and attentative staff ....but best roast ever!

2  Thank iannormanbruce
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

We called in on recommendation as somewhere interesting to eat near the Marina with its ubiquitous restaurants. The style is shabby chic with scrubbed tables and great music. The food is delicious. A focus on locally produced ingredients. We wish we were her for the...More

1  Thank Frances G
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Questions & Answers
12 August 2016|
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Response from Emily A | Property representative |
Hello, it is street parking, but blue badges are apllicable if you can find a spot. There are double yellow line immediately outside which I think you can park on also.
28 June 2015|
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Response from peter_felsing1 | Reviewed this property |
Very Dog Friendly
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$19
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8-9 Rock Street, Brighton BN2 1NF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 696135
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Busby and Wilds is a family owned, neighborhood public house, which prides itself on its quality of ingredients; all freshly prepared to order. We have a love of Food and Drink, all at a reasonable price in a relaxed and comfortable atmosphere.
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