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Pompoko

110 Church Street, Brighton BN1 1UD, England
+44 7796 001927
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pumpkin curry” (11 reviews)
“gyoza dumplings” (11 reviews)
“octopus balls” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Fast food, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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LOCATION
110 Church Street, Brighton BN1 1UD, England
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11 - 20 of 508 reviews

Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Found this place purely by luck but glad we did. Very small inside and can be very busy. Good choice of food and cheap too. Didn't take very long to come out and it's all made fresh to order. Everything tasted amazing and came out...More

Thank ultimatefez
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Reasonable food at reasonable cost in the heart of brighton where you can sit down and watch the world go by for a little while though there is an inbuilt pressure to move on as its a popular place. I had a dish I did...More

Thank Francesca B
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Authentic restaurant with really good value for money options. Menu with pictures is very helpful. Interesting flavours in informal environment.

Thank skoumpas
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Here AT LEAST once a week after the gym / with mates. Smiley staff, fast service, great food - DON'T miss this place if you are visiting. Can eat for under £6 if you want, so better value than the chain places as cooked to...More

Thank Trevlik
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Tiny authentic Japanese restaurant in the heart of Brightons eateries. Fantastic menu which is well presented with plenty of pictures to help you choosing - amazing value for money most dishes around 5 pounds each we nipped out and got some booze for ourselves (Tesco...More

Thank dovastator
Reviewed 18 July 2017

I've been to Japan and I found Pompokos was very authentic. It is very small and very popular so you sometimes have to wait for a table but it's worth it . The staff are Japanese and as it's not part of a chain the...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Our starters of miso soup and gyoza were nice but the mains were disappointing. The fried seafood udon was not well stirred fried with bits of udon still pale without any sauce coating. The rice in the donburi was not of a good quality.

Thank gweeboonhiah
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Pompoko is a staple of Brighton's food scene. It is good value, but portions are small and although everyone I know will gasp in horror at this statement as they all love it, I think there are places around with more flavour! It is a...More

Thank Laura P
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Very nice food served here and fairly cheap even though they have recently increased the prices. Also very quick as well so if you go there you can be out in 5 minutes if you're getting a takeaway.

Thank NKgus
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Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

All i ask for is Wasabi to eat with the dish i ordered but they told me they got no wasabi, i was kinda surprised by it as Japanese Restaurant do not serve Wasabi too. Unagi Rice was bland and tasteless, no pickles included neither...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 110 Church Street, Brighton BN1 1UD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 7796 001927
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