Veggie dish at GB1 at The Grand Hotel Brighton

Sustainable Restaurants Brighton During the lockdown period, we all became aware and directly affected by the result of man’s excessive intrusion on the natural world. We also all had a lot of time to observe and value what little patches of nature we have and to take stock. We at Restaurants Brighton have always tried…

Kindling ElderBerries

Wild Food By Season In Britain, we are lucky enough to have four incredible seasons. Each unique to itself, and each one providing us with the opportunity to experience a wide variety of wild growing, seasonal produce. At some point in our life, most of us will have been foraging for blackberries, some of us…

A picnic and umbrella in the Rathfinny wine estate

The Great Escape I’ve desperately been craving an escape, a drive through the rolling hills and stumbling across a vineyard, getting lost for a few hours, totally caught up in the sunshine. What I didn’t know was that I could find exactly what I craved in the South Downs of Sussex. The Rathfinny Estate, located…

Never Normal Brighton The media tells us that all we have to look forward to is the new normal. Brighton was Never Normal anyway. It’s a place that’s always offered escape. It’s always been different. It’s a city with more than a little bit of attitude. A home to free thinkers, artists, entrepreneurs, eccentrics and…

COVID-19 Food Resources Here we bring together some ways in which the Brighton and Hove communities are coming together to support food and provisions distribution. As well as ways you can help others in need. This isn’t an exhaustive list, it’s one we’ll keep updating and adding to as we hear of incentives. If you…

Brighton Restaurant Awards

BRAVOs 2020 The BRAVOs (Brighton Restaurant Awards Vote Online) are an opportunity to celebrate your favourite cafes, pubs, and restaurants in Brighton and Hove*. Any venue can enter and the public vote for their favourites. For a local business, winning a BRAVO or even featuring in the top 20 can mean a lot. So join…

Restaurant Interlude

Brighton Michelin Star 2021 Round-up The Michelin Guide is considered the gold standard in the culinary industry, its awarding of one to three Stars representing the pinnacle of achievement for a restaurant. In addition to the Michelin Stars, Michelin Bib Gourmand is awarded to establishments offering a more casual experience than would generally be considered…

Charred corn on the cob with coconut dip

Food trends 2020 This year’s biggest food trends hone-in on health and sustainability. We’re becoming ever-conscious of the impact our food choices have on both the planet and our bodies.   In response, we’re seeing a host of new plant-based products and innovative ideas that are helping us to eat well, and eat responsibly. Here’s…