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, 17 August 2019

Friendly service, and helpful when we were delayed in arriving. Tasty food attractively presented. I’d happily go back for the ceviche alone - a little dish bursting with big flavours!

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Visited On Thursday, 15 August 2019

Love that the menu changes monthly and it usually temps us to book always enjoy our evening .

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Visited On Thursday, 15 August 2019

We always enjoy a visit to Semolina. The cooking is of an exemplary standard, and service always good. Looking forward to next month's menu already!

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Visited On Tuesday, 13 August 2019

Loved it ! Fresh food and a lovely family atmosphere. Lamb was delicious , like butter .

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Visited On Wednesday, 14 August 2019

Excellent as ever.

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Visited On Wednesday, 14 August 2019

Thank you

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Visited On Tuesday, 13 August 2019

It was great to be with you. We really enjoyed our meal and it was all delicious.

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Visited On Friday, 09 August 2019

Lovely... Its our monthly ritual to eat at this cosy restaurant and try a new menu. Service was spot on, food was great as always and relaxed atmosphere. Look forward to next month.

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Visited On Saturday, 10 August 2019

Consistently very good food and service.

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Visited On Saturday, 10 August 2019

One the best meals I ve had in a long time. With a friend who eats out a lot for work as have I and both said superb . Lovely restaurant lovely people. Highly recommend

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Visited On Tuesday, 06 August 2019

We are first time users and we always choose a new restaurant to celebrate our birthdays. I read the reviews and we were really pleased our experience and food met the high expectations that were set.

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Visited On Saturday, 03 August 2019

Really friendly atmosphere and great food and wine.

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Visited On Friday, 02 August 2019

We had a wonderful family dinner celebrating our daughters graduation. I would definitely recommend

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Visited On Thursday, 01 August 2019

Semolina has maintained its excellent quality since it opened with wonderful new dishes every month. Cooking is a sophisticated but simple, allowing the flavours of the ingredients to shine through. The fish, in particular, is exceptionally well cooked. Will be back...many times...

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Visited On Thursday, 01 August 2019

Excellent food! I can recommend Semolina to anyone who loves good food in a cozy atmosphere with real care for their visitors.

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Visited On Saturday, 27 July 2019

This is the second time we have brought friends here and we wouldn’t hesitate to come back.

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Visited On Saturday, 27 July 2019

As always, great food, wine and service.

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Visited On Saturday, 27 July 2019

We had a beautiful anniversary dinner. Every single thing we ordered was made from top quality local ingredients and cooked to perfection. Seriously amazing plates with such depth of flavour. The hake was my highlight and the pork belly my husband’s. Thank you for such a relaxing and fun experience!

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Visited On Friday, 26 July 2019

Great meal. Really enjoyed. Liked the informal atmosphere but well put-together menu. Will return!

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Visited On Friday, 26 July 2019

Delicious, high quality food at a very good price

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Visited On Friday, 26 July 2019

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed our meal, wine, the staff were all very friendly and polite. So thank you for a most enjoyable evening

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Visited On Thursday, 25 July 2019

We had such a lovely eve celebrating my birthday . The food was inventive and delicious and service friendly & discreet . We will definitely be back

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Visited On Wednesday, 24 July 2019

Au premier abord, restaurant tout simple! Mais service très agréable, personnel à votre service de bonne humeur et souriant. Excellente cuisine! Bref nous avons passer une superbe soirée! A recommander vivement.

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Visited On Tuesday, 23 July 2019

Friendly, helpful staff. Delicious food at a reasonable price. Especially enjoyed the suprisingly wonderful basil sorbet on a tomato salad and the raspberry and rose dessert sorbet - just what we needed on a extremely hot day

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Visited On Saturday, 20 July 2019

Out of this world dining in a cosy, friendly atmosphere. We will be back :)

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