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Top Choice Vegetarian in Brighton & Hove

Terre à Terre

Even staunch meat eaters will rave about this legendary vegetarian restaurant. A sublime dining experience, from the vibrant modern space to the entertaining menus and inventive dishes stuffed with excitingly zingy …
Top Choice Palace in Brighton & Hove

Royal Pavilion

The city’s must-see attraction is the Royal Pavilion, the glittering party pad and palace of Prince George, later Prince Regent and then King George IV. It’s one of the most opulent buildings in England, and certain…
Top Choice Vegetarian in Brighton & Hove


Even by Brighton’s lofty standards, the food at this multi-award-winning vegetarian cafe is a treat. The daily changing choices of curries, lasagnes, felafel, enchiladas and quiches are full of flavour and can be wa…
Seafood in Brighton & Hove

English’s of Brighton

A 70-year-old institution and celebrity haunt, this local seafood paradise dishes up everything from Essex oysters to locally caught lobster and Dover sole. It’s converted from fishers’ cottages, with shades of the …
Club in Brighton & Hove


Some of the city’s top club nights are held at this ear-numbing venue. The music is top priority here, attracting a young, up-for-it crowd.
Museum in Brighton & Hove

Brighton Museum & Art Gallery

Set in the Royal Pavilion’s renovated stable block, this museum and art gallery has a glittering collection of 20th-century art and design, including a crimson Salvador Dalí sofa modelled on Mae West’s lips. There’s…
Museum in Brighton & Hove

Hove Museum & Art Gallery

Hove can justifiably claim to be the birthplace of British cinema, with the first short film shot here in 1898. You can see it alongside other fascinating films at this attractive Victorian villa. Another highlight …
LGBT in Brighton & Hove

Brighton Pride

One of the UK’s biggest gay bashes with a rainbow-hued parade and concerts in Preston Park.
Performing Arts in Brighton & Hove

Brighton Festival

After Edinburgh, this is the UK’s biggest arts festival. It draws star performers from around the globe for three weeks by the sea.
Vegetarian in Brighton & Hove

Infinity Foods Kitchen

The sister establishment of Infinity Foods wholefoods shop (health-food cooperative and Brighton institution) serves a wide variety of vegetarian and organic food, with many vegan and wheat- or gluten-free options i…