Semolina

15 Baker Street, Brighton, United Kingdom, BN1 4JN
Critics Review 8/10
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Opening Information

Tuesday - Saturday 17:30 - 22:00
Saturday 12.00 - 14.30

Facilities
  • Private Dining
  • Families and Children Welcome
  • Dogs Welcome
  • Weddings and Other Private Parties Catered for
  • Easy Access
  • Gluten Free Available

About Semolina

Independent family run restaurant using seasonal, local, fresh produce. Semolina is open Tuesday to Saturday, serving monthly changing bistro menu along with delicious coffee, loose teas, fantastic wines and cocktails.

Cuisine: Bistro, Vegetarian Friendly
Dress Code: Casual
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Critics Review
A Hidden Delight!
8/10
One thing I have always loved about Brighton, is there is always a hidden delight to be found. This can be anything from a small coffee shop serving the most amazing brownies, to a finding a restaurant serving an authentic and most favourite dish from your travels. In this case, the hidden delight is a small, independent cafe/bistro tucked away on Baker Street just off London Road. Semolina is owned by the friendly husband and wife Linda and Orson Whitfield who are passionate about using locally sourced ingredients in a simple way, to make delicious and fuss free food. Everything they serve is homemade, including bread, pasta, ice cream, and are served up in a way that you can dine in for a casual lunch/evening, or a special occasion meal.
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Visited On Saturday, 14 March 2020

A FABULOUS restaurant! Have the hake it’s outstanding. They also make a wonderful martini! Absolutely delicious meal thank you

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Visited On Thursday, 05 March 2020

Delicious food and friendly service.

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Visited On Saturday, 07 March 2020

Our party of four thoroughly enjoyed every aspect of our recent visit to Semolina,we will definitely be back.

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Visited On Thursday, 05 March 2020

Could not be faulted, small unique and intimate dining experience, compliments to all involved.

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Visited On Thursday, 05 March 2020

Stunning food with so first class ingredients and an amazing service (Marta was really helpful and friendly). First time at Semolina what an amazing atmosphere. Highly recommended, I will come again.

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Visited On Wednesday, 04 March 2020

Had a wonderful birthday meal here a true gem, will definitely return

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Visited On Wednesday, 04 March 2020

Excellent food again!

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Visited On Friday, 28 February 2020

Food was amazing but service slow. We had to wait 45 mins for our starters. But lovely time nonetheless.

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Visited On Thursday, 27 February 2020

Great food - can’t wait to try next months menu

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Visited On Tuesday, 25 February 2020

Always a pleasure to eat here. The welcome as you arrive is lovely & the food does not disappoint.

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Visited On Saturday, 22 February 2020

Really delicious food and the Primitivo was lovely. We felt completely looked after and hardly wanted to leave, such a treat to dine here.

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Visited On Saturday, 22 February 2020

Great food, excellent service, lovely evening. Thank you, would highly recommend

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Visited On Saturday, 22 February 2020

This was the most enjoyable evening meal we have had out in a long time. The atmosphere was so relaxed and the food was absolutely delicious. The restaurant is very intimate and the service impeccable. We will definitely visit again.

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Visited On Thursday, 20 February 2020

The best main course I have had in a restaurant for a very long time.

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Visited On Saturday, 15 February 2020

Great atmosphere, friendly service, excellent wine and wonderful food at a very good price!

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Visited On Tuesday, 18 February 2020

First visit. Really wonderful food. Every morsel could be tasted. Excellent service from fun front of house staff.

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Visited On Thursday, 13 February 2020

What a great find. The standard of service and food was excellent. The atmosphere at Semolina is relaxed and friendly and we would highly recommend a visit.

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Visited On Sunday, 16 February 2020

A wonderful meal for the whole family, everything was perfect.

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Visited On Friday, 14 February 2020

Excellent! No complaints at all!

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Visited On Saturday, 15 February 2020

Having dined in Semolina on many occasions over the past 3 years I would normally rate the food and drink 5* but on this occasion I was slightly disappointed. However, I certainly enjoyed my time there having lunch and chatting with the owners and staff. I will definitely return.

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Visited On Friday, 14 February 2020

I couldn’t fault the experience.

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Visited On Friday, 14 February 2020

Delicious food and amazing service

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Visited On Thursday, 13 February 2020

We were a large party and semolina went out of their way to accommodate us. Food and drink great. Very friendly staff especially the manager who seemed to combine efficiency with an appropriate personal touch.

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Visited On Tuesday, 11 February 2020

We had a lovely evening at Semolina. The food is exceptional, the staff friendly and a great atmosphere. 10/10 thanks.

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Visited On Saturday, 08 February 2020

This was our first time trying this restaurant and we wanted somewhere offering something a bit special food wise but where we could talk and relax. We had three courses and absolutely loved each one . The food was beautifully prepared and presented and we felt we were eating something special. The service was great as well.... had a nice relaxed chat about wines , food, and films ! This place really deserves its reputation as Brighton’s “hidden gem”.

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