Brighton's Best Christmas Dinners

If there's one thing we love as much as our parents and our pets, it's one heck of a festive dinner. Seasonal trimmings? Stuffed birds? Steaming puds? We're foaming at the chops. Whether you're after the traditional feast or something a little off-kilter, we have rounded up the very best spots for Christmas dinner in Brighton.

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Last updated on 15th November 2022

The Coal Shed

4 user reviews 4

Known for serving up some of the most highbrow selection of meat cuts in the city, The Coal Shed whips together one hearty plate of seasonal chow. From truffles to juicy steak, it might not be your most traditional Christmas menu, but it is wholly British and incredibly tasty.

Blind Busker Hove

109 user reviews 4

When it comes down to a Christmas day dinner in Hove for 2022, Blind Busker is a top-notch option. Head inside this glorious boozer, where you'll be sinking your teeth into honey-glazed pork belly, followed by a festive fruit crumble with lashings of custard.

The Thomas Kemp

284 user reviews 5

A royal blue beauty in the heart of Kemptown, The Thomas Kemp is keeping you cosy come December with a spread to envy. For vegetarians, vegans and meat eaters alike, expect a unique Christmas menu of jackfruit pot stickers, fig and goats cheese crostini and more.


302 user reviews 4

When Sidewinder isn't impressing you with its vintage interiors and cosy beer garden (yep, even in the winter), the Christmas menu is sure to fill you with seasonal joy. Join the Kemptown pub for a festive meal with salmon wellington, turkey breast and more.

No 32

178 user reviews 4

Christmas is taken pretty seriously at No 32 as the bar and restaurant serve up a stunning three-course meal alongside its classic menu of steaks from the grill. Head to the vibrant venue to munch your way through traditional yuletide treats and sip on crackin' festive cocktails.

The Tempest Inn

198 user reviews 4

After the best Christmas day dinner in Brighton? You'll certainly want to venture to The Tempest Inn for plenty of yuletide cheer. This festive party spot serves up a full spread of tasty grub, including traditional roasts and sticky toffee puds. We're already salivating.