Indian Summer

70 East Street, Brighton, Sussex, United Kingdom, BN1 1HQ
Critics Review 9/10
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mon-friday 12-3pm 6-10.30pm
sat 12-10.30pm
sun 12-10.00pm

Facilities
  • Gluten Free Available
  • Free WiFi
  • Weddings and Other Private Parties Catered for
  • Business Lunch
  • Families and Children Welcome
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About Indian Summer

Award-winning regional Indian restaurant established in 2001 and serving fresh indian cuisine with original recipes from India.
No additives or colours used in any of our dishes.

Cuisine: Indian
Dress Code: Smart Casual
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Critics Review
A Truly Pan-Indian, Modern Dining Experience!
9/10
Offering authentic, Indian food to the city of Brighton since 2001, Indian Summer’s success has gone from strength to strength over the years. Founded by Minesh Agnihotri (who previously made medical prosthetics) and Byron Swales (whose family was forced to flee Burma in a wooden plane) the two composed a team of extremely talented chefs with experience from all over India in order to deliver a truly pan-Indian, modern dining experience.
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Visited On Saturday, 21 September 2019

Excellent evening, food was amazing, the service was quick. Would definitely recommend to others.

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Visited On Friday, 20 September 2019

Please note that I did not visit your establishment due to the fact that I am in Southern California. Some how you are sending booking information to the wrong address. Your booking company needs to sort itself out. I tried to contact you on the email address on your website but it was not recognized???????

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Visited On Thursday, 19 September 2019

Excellent service & lovely food. Desserts also very good. Only criticism the poppadoms & relishes for four people were very tiny bowls so just not enough which resulted in awarding 4 & not 5 stars.

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Visited On Monday, 02 September 2019

We had a family birthday celebration with special dietary requirements and a child. The staff ensured we all had a good time with advice on spiciness which was helpful. The food was good albeit unfamiliar to most of us and enjoyed by all.

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Visited On Sunday, 15 September 2019

Fantastic as always

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Visited On Saturday, 14 September 2019

Thali options are decent. However, the taste is not quite what I expected. We ordered a veg thali and a non veg thali. Of the two, the veg was definitely preferable. The meat dishes were too fragrant and we found them to fit neither authentically rich indian taste, nor indian british taste. Good service, and ambiance, but the taste was not as expected.

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Visited On Saturday, 14 September 2019

Just slight niggles! One of the beers was unavailable! Which I guess happens! But no green tea!! Maybe it’s a regional thing! Not sure!

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Visited On Tuesday, 10 September 2019

Lovey food as always!

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Visited On Saturday, 07 September 2019

Fantastic experience. Great, flavoursome and filling dishes accompanied by fast and personal service. The best Indian we’ve ever had!

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Visited On Friday, 06 September 2019

Absolutely delicious food (as usual) at Indian Summer. Not only that but the staff were friendly, attentive and looked after us wonderfully. We’re never disappointed.

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Visited On Thursday, 05 September 2019

I always like coming here. The food and ambience are very good, and the service excellent. Music is background rather than intrusive; service is extremely courteous and attentive without being overbearing. Food can be excellent even, if the odd item is occasionally a bit bland. But overall really rather good. Food is fresh and portions quite substantial.

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Visited On Sunday, 01 September 2019

Lovely experience here and delicious food

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Visited On Saturday, 31 August 2019

Been a while since I was last there, maybe 8 years. Great food, staff attentive.

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Visited On Saturday, 31 August 2019

As always excellent food and service

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Visited On Saturday, 31 August 2019

Bring back the sorbet & the deconstructed millionaire’s cheesecake😋

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Visited On Friday, 30 August 2019

Wouldn't go back or recommend. If you like a modern twist on Indian you may like it but very bland for me and very pricey.

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Visited On Friday, 30 August 2019

The food was absolutely divine! The dining experience is more for special occasions but what a treat! Excellent service.

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Visited On Saturday, 24 August 2019

very good food and service.

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Visited On Sunday, 25 August 2019

Just our favourite Indian restaurant in Brighton!

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Visited On Friday, 23 August 2019

Indian Summer is one of our favourite restaurants in Brighton. The food is delicious and the service is great!

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Visited On Saturday, 24 August 2019

Staff were excellent, food was devine. My friend recommended you and I am so glad that she did.

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Visited On Saturday, 24 August 2019

Innovative Indian Cuisine in the heart of Brighton

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Visited On Friday, 23 August 2019

Up amongst one of the top Indian meals I have eaten.

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Visited On Friday, 23 August 2019

Enjoyable lunch, charming service

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Visited On Wednesday, 21 August 2019

Wonderful meal!

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