Brighton and Hove, with its vibrant food scene, is known for its wide array of culinary options that cater to all tastes and preferences.

From traditional British establishments to international cuisine, there is something for everyone in this seaside city.

To help you decide where you would like to eat next, we've compiled a list of the top five restaurants in Brighton and Hove, as ranked by reviewers on Tripadvisor.


The Argus: BaqueanoBaqueano (Image: Google Maps)

Topping the list is Baqueano, a steakhouse and grill on Western Road.

With an average rating of 5 out of 5 stars based on 1,056 reviews, this Argentinian restaurant has been hailed as the best steakhouse in Brighton.

Diners rave about the perfectly cooked rib-eye steaks and the creamy mushrooms that accompany them.

Etci Kitchen

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Etci Kitchen claims the second spot on the list, offering Mediterranean and Turkish cuisine on Preston Street.

With 625 reviews and an average rating of 5 out of 5 stars, customers highly recommend their saksuka and lahmacun.

The friendly staff and delightful food make it a popular choice among locals and tourists alike.

Thewitchez Restaurant

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Thewitchez Restaurant, located on Meeting House Lane, takes the third position.

This Polish, international, and European establishment has garnered 1,123 reviews, all of which contribute to its impressive 5 out of 5-star rating.

Reviewers praise the magical atmosphere, excellent service, and extensive menu that keeps them coming back to experience more.

Ephesus Brighton

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Ephesus Brighton, a Mediterranean, Turkish, and Middle Eastern restaurant on Preston Street, secures the fourth place on the list.

With 1,336 reviews and an average rating of 5 out of 5 stars, it is hailed as one of the best Turkish restaurants in the city.

Guests appreciate the attentive service and the amazing flavours of the dishes served.

Constantinople Restaurant

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Rounding up the top five is Constantinople Restaurant, situated on Norfolk Square.

With 518 reviews and an average rating of 5 out of 5 stars, this Mediterranean, Turkish, and Middle Eastern eatery offers a varied menu that keeps diners coming back.

Combined with friendly service, it promises a delightful dining experience.