5 Quirky Christmas Dinners To Try In Brighton

Published . By Abigale Leyton.

Get ready as the mince-pie-stuffing season is now upon us, and this town knows a thing or two about whipping up innovative takes on well-loved plates. From buttermilk-coated turkey stacked on waffles to Caribbean buffets and festive pizzas, there are plenty to choose between. Our favourites? Check out this guide to quirky Christmas dinners in Brighton.

The Breakfast Club - Turkey Waffle Dinner

Hark the herald angels sing, as The Breakfast Club makes eating breakfast food outside of normal morning hours acceptable. This year, they’re bringing the Christmas miracle of brunch to your festive dinner table. Forget carefully basting your bird, as it’s all about the three-course set menu (£26), which includes a turkey waffle dinner, served alongside succulent pigs in blankets, roast sprouts and lashings of flavour-packed gravy. As for something sweet? Opt for the boozy black forest profiteroles.

The Breakfast Club Quirky Christmas Dinner Brighton | DesignMyNight

There's also an orange 'n' grapefruit bellini included in your meal.

The World's End - Vegan Burgers And Hot Dogs

If Scalextric tracks, escape rooms and retro arcade games aren't enough to make The World's End a standout boozer come Christmastime, then check out the festive menu. Enjoy a Xmas burger (£10) made up from a chick'n patty and panko fried cheez stuffing, or opt for a footlong dawg (£10) covered in crispy bacxn. If you fancy something extra on the side, then delve into the plant-based stuffing balls (£3), before challenging your pals to a few rounds.

The World's End Quirky Christmas Dinners Brighton | DesignMyNight

You can always rely on The World's End for the best quirky vegan Christmas dinner in Brighton.

Proud Cabaret - Burlesque Dinner

Although playing All I Want for Christmas Is You on repeat is all well 'n' good, sometimes we need something a little more glamorous for the season. Step up Proud Cabaret, which is set to sprinkle your Christmas eve dinner in Brighton with all sorts of glitter and gold. Starting from £35, the 1920s-themed venue is serving the greats (roast turkey, celeriac soup and sticky toffee pudding) in a three-course meal with a healthy dollop of live entertainment.

Proud Cabaret Quirky Christmas Lunch Brighton | DesignMyNight

Nowhere does alternative Christmas spirit quite like Proud Cabaret. 

Dead Wax Social - Christmas Tree Pizza

On the hunt for a quirky Christmas dinner in Brighton? Dead Wax Social is sure to hit the spot. Head inside this unique venue, where you'll be able to dance to festive tunes spun on vinyl, alongside gobbling down a Christmas Tree Pizza (£8) that's made up of pesto, sweet onions, cranberries and tomatoes. If that's not your thing, opt for a few Sicilian (£10) slices, which are covered in cheesy breadcrumbs, anchovies and capers.

Dead Wax Social Quirky Brighton Christmas Dinner | DesignMyNight

Expect a roster of beats on repeat here.

The Mesmerist - Caribbean Festive Feast

Prince Albert Street's finest, The Mesmerist, is celebrating all things Caribbean this Christmas. Whether you're treating yourself to a set (£24.95 per person) or buffet menu (from £12.95), you can expect plates including succulent jerk turkey with fried plantains and juicy buffalo chicken wings smothered in a homemade hot sauce. That's not all, as there will be a lineup of entertainment to keep you occupied.

The Mesmerist Quirky Christmas Dinner Brighton | DesignMyNight

Yule want to try out this new menu.

Now dinner's sorted, check out this guide to Christmas lunch in Brighton. And for all of the latest openings? Sign up for our newsletter here.