Restaurant Brighton's guide to
Our top picks
L’Atelier Du Vin has the most extensive drinks menu in Brighton, with over 700 wines, 200 champagnes and 300 spirits available. L’Atelier Du Vin have recently introduced a virtual cellar allowing you to get amazing wines with same day, contactless delivery to the Brighton and Hove area. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to place an order between 12 pm and 4 pm and get your wine delivered between 5pm – 7pm the same day.
Rathfinny is located on a south facing slope of the South Downs National Park and produce some of the most amazing Sussex sparkling wine. The location of Rathfinny is perfect for growing their own Pinot Noir, Chardonnay and Pinot Meunier grapes. You can enjoy these wines delivered to your door by contacting email@example.com for stock lists and prices. Delivery is complimentary if you’re located within a ten mile radius of Rathfinny
Ten Green Bottles is located just off the North Laine and offers a hand picked selection of delicious wines which are hard to find anywhere else. You can currently shop over 130 bottles of wine through the Ten Green Bottles online shop. Whether you prefer white, red or rose, £10 and under wines or £30+ wines, organic or vegan – there is a perfect choice for everyone.
Plateau Brighton is a lively bar and French style restaurant in the heart of Brighton’s Lanes. Plateau are big on natural wine and sustainability and offer a wide variety of bottles which are often sourced from local and independent producers. You can now order wine for delivery through Deliveroo or takeaway from Plateau. Head over to @plateau_take_away_wine on Instagram to discover more about the wine they have to offer.
Butler’s Wine Cellar, located on Queens Park Road, is into its fourth decade and can therefore claim the title of Brighton’s oldest independent wine retailer. Butler’s Wine Cellar offers reasonably priced wines which are carefully selected. Visit their online shop to view the wide range of wines which can be delivered to your door. Also included in their online shop ares plenty of delicious beers and spirits.
Quaff are an award winning independent wine and craft beer merchant and have two shops in Brighton and Hove. The aim at Quaff is to supply their customers with wines which are mostly from small producers which they wouldn’t find in other shops. Quaff have an online shop where you can purchase a wide range of wines and also a selection of beer and spirits with free same day delivery. If you’re not sure what you want and fancy some suggestions, you can call 01273553353
The Brighton Wine Co is an online shop who have an aim to deliver a unique experience and to ensure every one of their customers are made happy by drinking amazing wine. On the website, you can discover a huge selection of wines meaning there is defiantly the perfect bottle for everyone. The Brighton Wine Co is also offering free local delivery to anyone within a 5 mile radius of BN1
Seven Cellars Wine merchant has been delivering wines, beers and spirits to Brighton, Hove and the South Coast since 2015. An an importer, wholesaler and retailer they have focussed their operation on home delivery in the local area with free delivery on orders over £50. The price range covers every budget with many organic, low intervention and vegan wines available.
Oastbrook Estate is an English vineyard which is located in the Sussex countryside in the south of England. Oastbrook Estate’s online wine shop allows you to discover and purchase award winning English wine which can be brought as single bottles, or in mixed tasting cases. In addition, you can now sign up to Oastbrook’s wine club where you will receive quarterly cases of still and sparkling wines, all at exclusive discounted prices.
Beer and Cider
The Independent Pub in Hanover is one of Brighton’s most popular free houses and is visited from all over the city for their amazing craft beer and great food. The Independent pub are currently offering takeaway and delivery services on alcohol. They have plenty of beer and wine to offer, as well as a selection of tap beer which is available in take out glasses. The pub is open for collection during the day, taking social distancing precautions and running on one in one out guidelines, deliveries are done in the evening. Orders are taken via text / Whatsapp on 07876547819 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
The Cleveland Arms is a family-run, independent pub located in the Fiveways area of Brighton and take pride in using local and sustainable produce. During Lockdown The Cleveland Arms has opened up its cellar with a large selection of locally produced beers, ales, wines and spirits, including Harvey’s kegs for just £35, Brighton Gin and Silly Moo Cider to name a few. Local delivery and collection are available.
Harvey’s brewery is the oldest brewery in Sussex and is renowned for their best bitter which you can find in many pubs around the South East. Even though you cannot currently enjoy a delicious cold pint of Harvey’s at the pub, their online shop continues to run allowing you to get a range of Harvey’s beers including the Sussex Best Bitter, Georgian Dragon and the Old Ale delivered to your door. Stock will be added to the website as and when it comes available, keep an eye out on the Harvey’s Instagram to see when the online store has been replenished.
Famed for its seafood, The Urchin pub is a favourite both locally and nationally. What is less well known is that The Urchin has its own microbrewery in the basement, producing Larrikin beers. If Willy Wonka made beer this is probably what his set up would be like, experimental and fun mixed with a commitment to making the very best beers in small batches. Larrikin is now available for home delivery via The Urchin online shop, together with some of their signature seafood dishes.
Ascension Cider has been a popular choice for the Sussex cider drinker since opening entering our pubs and festivals in 2017. In response to the lockdown measures imposed in spring 2020, Ascension made their cider available direct to their customers by adding canning production. Four flavours were initially launched, including the most popular, and original Pilot. The canned ciders are all also slightly sparkling.
You can get free shipping on orders of 24 cans with code CIDERNAUT.
Loud Shirt Brewing Co. have a 10 barrel brewery operating out of Brighton concocting 6,000 pints of vibrant and delicious ales and beers every week. While the taproom and brewery are closed to visitors you can order for collection or delivery at a flat £10 fee via their web shop. Options include 16 pint draft beer boxes (that’s £2.81 a pint!)
Spirits and Cocktails
Each bottle of Brighton Gin is lovingly hand filled, labelled and waxed in their distillery which is only a stones throw away from Brighton Seafront. You can buy a range of different Brighton Gin products on their online shop including their standard 700ml gin bottle, Brighton Gin minis, tonics and even hand sanitiser. The hand sanitiser is made from a 75% ABV essence of Brighton Gin and purchasing one of these hand sanitisers allows Brighton Gin to donate as many bottles as they can to organisations in desperate need, such as the NHS, food banks and hospices.
Golden Pineapple has teamed up with Black Dove and Twin Pines Coffee for a delivery service of grown up drinks. Just add ice cocktails, wines, beers and cider are all available, order by 3 pm for same day delivery in the BN1, 2 and 3 areas, with contactless payment on delivery. You will be required to prove your age.
Pick Your Poison has teamed up with Madame Jennifer Distillery to bring the lovely people of Brighton cocktails which can be delivered straight to your door. With a range of 6 different cocktails to choose from, using spirits which are distilled in the heart of Hove, these cocktails are the perfect treat. All cocktails are hand made to order and if ordered before 2pm, will be delivered to your door the same day.
Madame Jennifer Distillery is a small urban distillery located in the heart of Hove. They distill, macerate and vapour infuse botanicals in different ways to carefully hand craft premium spirits. As well as their collaboration with Pick Your Poison and their takeaway cocktails, Madame Jennifer Distillery also deliver a range of their own spirits including three different types of gin, vodka, a coffee liqueur and limoncello. Each bottle is made, filled and hand labelled in Poets Corner in Hove.
Cyan has launched an extensive takeaway menu, including barberque platters, and afternoon teas (and much more). Making it a one stop shop, they have also added a drinks menu, including wine by the bottles and cocktails by the jar at just £5 each. Simply add ice, shake and enjoy. Order by phone 07733 700630 between 8 am and 8 pm daily. Cocktails on the beach anyone?