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GB1 Seafood and Oyster Bar Restaurant

97-99 King's Road, Brighton, United Kingdom, BN1 2FW
Critics Review 8/10
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Opening Information

Open daily for Breakfast, Lunch, Afternoon Tea and Dinner

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Private Dining
  • Buffets, Business Meetings, Functions catered for
  • Weddings and Other Private Parties Catered for

About GB1 Seafood and Oyster Bar Restaurant

GB1’s philosophy is quality and simplicity, offering a fantastic choice of the finest and freshly caught seafood from Brighton’s shores along with classic English cuisine, with contemporary touches, constantly updated by Executive Chef, Alan White’s brigade of passionate and inventive chefs. The striking Lobster Burger is a must try at GB1 as is the Fruits De Mer and an Oyster or two. The seasonally changing menu also boasts meats from the grill and classic Sussex favourites along with vegetarian dishes too.

Cuisine: Seafood
Dress Code: Smart Casual
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Critics Review
Go Big, Go to The Grand!
8/10
Sometimes we all have a reason to go big and tonight we are dining at the Grand. This beautiful, regency building is one of Brighton’s more up market venues, adding some class to Brighton’s seafront. Much more than wonderful architecture, fancy suites and sea views, we have decided to take a stroll down the front to find what GB1 – seafood restaurant and bar – has to offer in the steak department. We are not so used to the greeting we get on arrival. The Grand oozes history and importance; this place feels special, and the staff will do their best to make you feel the same.
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Visited On Wednesday, 23 May 2018

Made to feel the special occasion it was.

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Visited On Wednesday, 16 May 2018

The staff were lovely, but the bread in the sandwiches was stale and the scones were terrible - just went to dust when cut.

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Visited On Sunday, 20 May 2018

Really nice food and atmosphere. Staff could have been slightly friendlier (warmer) but they were knowledgeable and polite

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Visited On Saturday, 19 May 2018

Amazing experince as a gift for my mum. The portions were generous and gave good value but with quality. Was very well done and the staff were smart and friendly. Thank you will be back again at some point to try dinner

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Visited On Wednesday, 16 May 2018

Delicious hand cut finger sandwiches were lovely, the 2 scones were nice & fresh with lovely jam/cream. The 4 smaller cakes complimented each other in terms of taste & the polenta cake was soft, moist, sweet & exceeded expectations. Recommended.

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Visited On Sunday, 13 May 2018

Coffees expensive but good great value.

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Visited On Sunday, 13 May 2018

Limited starter choice for semi-vegetarians-only unappetising salad Main course cod was excellent and flaky etc.Really good batter but double fry chips is not a good idea -too tough. Fresh is much better

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Visited On Sunday, 13 May 2018

The staff were so friendly and the food was great, will definitely be back!

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Visited On Sunday, 13 May 2018

Very accommodating ( the chef cooked my son a burger on Sunday) everything was lovely . The staff very helpful and no complaints with the food. The fish soup starter was very tasty and the roast beef very tender ( could’ve been pinker but that’s a personal taste) would recommend

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Visited On Saturday, 12 May 2018

Overall, a wonderful experience. Staff are highly accommodating and food/drinks are delicious.

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Visited On Saturday, 12 May 2018

Excellent food, service and atmosphere - only downside was the weather!

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Visited On Saturday, 12 May 2018

We thoroughly enjoyed our afternoon tea!

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Visited On Friday, 11 May 2018

Wonderful lunch - service, atmosphere, great fun.

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Visited On Tuesday, 08 May 2018

Really enjoyed the 'Grand Afternoon Tea' the setting was perfect to finish the day in Brighton celebrating our Wedding Anniversary.

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Visited On Monday, 07 May 2018

Excellent food service and price. We had dinner and lunch and both were outstanding. The staff were exceptional. Will be returning soon.

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Visited On Sunday, 06 May 2018

Exceptional value for money with creative cuisine including good cocktails, excellent seafood and steaks. Attentive and pleasant service in a open and airy setting opposite the seafront. This is our 'go to' place for dinner when we visit Brighton.

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Visited On Saturday, 05 May 2018

We thought the food was great, especially the seafood platter. A very good wine recommendation from the waitress too. Thank you!

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Visited On Sunday, 06 May 2018

We always totally enjoy eating in the Terrace of GB1 restaurant with excellent service and a beautiful sea view.

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Visited On Sunday, 06 May 2018

The food was great. The service was slow and mechanical.

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Visited On Friday, 04 May 2018

Key staff helpful, but not impressed when one waiter reached across one of us to deliver food to the other. Also the samphire had something in it which made it unexpectedly spicy and ruined my enjoyment of the meal.

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Visited On Thursday, 03 May 2018

Waiters were very attentive

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Visited On Monday, 30 April 2018

Oysters were amazing! All food was well presented and tasted delicious. Our waiter was extremely knowledgeable and helpful. It was a perfect evening and we will be returning soon.

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Visited On Sunday, 29 April 2018

Both courses beautifully cooked and presented. Wines start at sensible prices. Excellent, friendly service.

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Visited On Sunday, 29 April 2018

Wondearful dining experience - the lemon sole was amazing!

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Visited On Sunday, 29 April 2018

Everything about the dining experience was fabulous. The food, the decor, the ambience and all the staff. Very much looking forward to returning for an evening visit.

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