Sunday - Thursday: 15.00 - 00.00
Friday & Saturday: 15.00 - 01.00
Due to the size of the venue weekend bookings are limited in group size. Any group over 4 in size is advised to book ahead at weekends to avoid disappointment and to allow us to provide the best quality drinks and service we can. We do however save a decent amount of space for walk ins to give everyone a fair chance.
- Free WiFi
- Age Restricted in Bar
- Event Space
- Gluten Free Available
- Wine Shop
- Weddings and Other Private Parties Catered for
- Minimum age restriction
- Dogs Welcome
About The Plotting Parlour
We have been open since October 2014 and in that time have established a loyal customer base, an excellent reputation among locals and tourists alike and great feedback overall. We have also won a number of awards and accolades including Brighton's "Best Cocktail Bar" in the Brighton and Hove Food Festival awards, reviews in a number of local and national news outlets as well as a nod in The Sunday Times Best Bars in Britain.
The bar is centrally located just off of the Old Steine, so there really is no excuse not to do yourself a favour and drop by for a drink or three surrounded by beautiful décor, amazing drinks and truly friendly people. We are table service only, so you can relax and we will come to you to fulfill your drinking requirements.
Faultless. Great place, will return again and again!
Very relaxed and smooth atmosphere. A great whiskey sour!
Fabulous place hidden away. Great atmosphere, music and cocktails. Would’ve been nice if it was made clearer which of the cocktails are short/long.
It was quieter than expected based on reviews however I was there early. Drinks were amazing & great to have cocktails that weren’t your usual; all were delicious that we tried. Only slight negative was when my client who I was with asked for a second drink “like this one but a variation of” she got scoffed at with “well that’s a completely different drink!” - next time just play along, surely?!
Diego was brilliant and very friendly. The cocktails were very well presented and tasty as described. I look forward to coming back.
Great atmosphere, a hidden gem in Brighton, one not to be missed!! Lovely staff who looked after myself and my partner, amazing creating cocktails. Will definitely go back!
Wow. What a great bar. Fantastic cocktails served with flair....lovely atmosphere and great service. What more do you need for a wonderful night out. Thanks guys...
The main feedback would be that your website suggests it’s only possible to book a table for a maximum of 8 people so we booked for 8 and then limited the number of people we invited but when we arrived there was another group on the big table with at least 10-12 people? It would help if you made it clear that we could book for that number as I’ve been several times now and each time have been concerned that I can only have 8 people .
As a party of 10 we were really well looked after. The staff were fantastic and we all love the Plotting Parlour. Thank you for giving me a great start to my birthday x
My fave place to go!! Service amazing drinks fab a real Gem!!
Plotting Palour always delivers - highly recommend! Lovely staff, amazing cocktails, great atmosphere and decor, LOVE it. They made my birthday special too (thanks for the penguin guys! 🐧🎂)
I thought the cocktail menu was limited. I struggled to find something that appealed.
Had an amazing evening here, very intimate but not uncomfortable, great atmosphere and superb cocktails that reached my table in seconds. Reasonably priced for cocktails.
The staff are both very friendly and professional which contributes quite a lot to us keeping on coming back to the Parlour!
Perfect venue for my birthday celebrations, great staff, good service, amazing cocktails
Unique, excellent venue
Great service really enjoyed our visit as always
Wonderful atmosphere and great drinks. A firm favourite.
Lovely place in a lovely quiet area of Brighton.
Really fun little venue. Great flavours and atmosphere and staff are really good.
Our first visit was unplanned and a lovely surprise, atmospheric and delicious. The 2 of us were in the cinema side, quirky decoration details and lots if fun. Our second trip was planned and we booked a table for 10, we sat on the window table. Excellent service both times with imaginative cocktails and friendly, efficient staff. Definitely a place we'll return to and will recommend to anyone looking for a memorable night out.
Good cocktails, great service
Had a great time, friendly staff, interesting cocktails and efficient table service. Loved the Tumi, nicely presented and a unique cocktail with chocolate melting with every sip. Will be back soon for more!
Had such a wonderful evening.
What an amazing place, lovely atmosphere, excellent service and cocktails to die for!