We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


21A Norfolk Square, Brighton BN1 2PD, England
+44 1273 326688
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“souffle” (33 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (34 reviews)
“truffle butter” (13 reviews)
Closed Now
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
21A Norfolk Square, Brighton BN1 2PD, England
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (998)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 985 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My husband and I booked a table after the reviews and the restaurant did not disappoint. Lovely setting with excellent service and attention to detail. The food was absolutely delicious, each course being as scrumptious as the last with a super drinks and wine list....More

1  Thank Sara N
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My husband chose this place as we are normally in Brighton with the children but we were child free and saw this as a treat. What a treat it was!! Amazing! The venue is intimate and small so recommend booking! I left a message as...More

1  Thank sarahd1303
Reviewed 4 days ago

I went here with my wife and we were both disappointed. When I have had tasting menus before, I have found them to be sensory experiences but I can't say the same about what I had here. The food sounded good on the menu and...More

Thank FACL86
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were made to feel most welcome despite there being an emergency outside. The restaurant is small and as seen on the photos. The menu offered good choices for all, with an a la carte menu and there is also a tasting menu. There was...More

2  Thank pmas53
Reviewed 1 week ago

Small space close to the Hove border - we"did" the i360 tower and it was a ten minute walk from there. Staff were uniformly excellent - our server particularly so as he gave us insider pointers to the local area. One of us has a...More

2  Thank David R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Myself and partner visited today after having been to the other ginger restaurants. The man was by far our favourite. We had the 3 course lunch menu and it was only £20!!!The cheese starter, whole plaice followed by creme brûlée was beautiful. My partner had...More

2  Thank Amibeth
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have slowly been working my way around the various "ginger" locations ... the Dog used to be local, and about 5 visits to the Pig. But this is in a different league ... intimate setting ... so you need to book. Serving staff excellent,...More

2  Thank Colin S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the Gingerman for our first anniversary and it was lovely dinner. The food was faultless, the staff very attentative & a nice relaxing atmosphere. We had the tasting menu and we stuffed by the end. My husband isn’t keen on desserts and they...More

2  Thank Chernade A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Today we were celebrating two birthdays - both special, but one exceptionally so. As always, The Gingerman was the perfect place to be. The most delightful, discrete service, a good selection of wine, a contemporary menu that offers a very lovely balanced selection for each...More

3  Thank Marigold A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent food, attentive, friendly service and a cosy, contemporary venue. Such attention to detail and everything beautifully presented. We were so glad we chose this tucked away restaurant to celebrate our son's graduation. Will definitely be back.

3  Thank DORA A
Nearby HotelsSee all 44 hotels in Brighton
Mercure Brighton Seafront Hotel
2,048 reviews
.11 km away
The Brighton Hotel
1,436 reviews
.19 km away
Kings Hotel
1,825 reviews
.23 km away
Holiday Inn Brighton - Seafront
630 reviews
.30 km away
Nearby Restaurants
The Southern Belle Pub
43 reviews
.13 km away
Cafe Venus
45 reviews
.14 km away
Constantinople Cafe & Bistro
48 reviews
.15 km away
Nearby Attractions
The Old Market
89 reviews
.15 km away
The Bees Mouth
35 reviews
.14 km away
Brighton Bodyworks
10 reviews
.20 km away
The Paris House
10 reviews
.27 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
June 19, 2018|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from pamelamck | Property representative |
Hi Emily, Unfortunately (because it’s so small) it’s not. Sorry Pamela
June 1, 2018|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from PaulMint | Reviewed this property |
Try it!!
Sophia O
October 29, 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from pamelamck | Property representative |
Sorry just seen this. No there isn't a dress code. Best way to get hold of us is through our website. Thanks
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$41
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21A Norfolk Square, Brighton BN1 2PD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 326688
  • E-mail
In Norfolk Square, The Gingerman Restaurant has a small, intimate dining room and a superb menu of modern British cuisine made with fresh, local produce. Full of unique character, the stylish restaurant possesses a great reputation within the city. With intimate lighting and simple wooden furnishings, this Brighton eatery has a warm, cosy ambience. The delicious dishes from the seasonal gourmet menu include slow roasted pork belly with creamy mash, cumin spiced lamb rack with black cardamom puree and coconut chutney or pig cheek ravioli with saffron jus. A classy list of wines and premium champagnes will complement your meal. Gingerman restaurant offers smart, unpretentious dining in vibrant Brighton.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing