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The Basketmakers Arms

12 Gloucester Road, BRIGHTON, BN1 4AD

Peter Dowd has run his Victorian back-street local, tucked away in the bohemian North Laine area, with passion and pride for nearly 30 years. Quirky customer messages left in vintage tins on the walls have made the pub a local legend. Expect to find a splendid selection of Fuller's and guest real ales, around 100 malt whiskies and rarely seen vodkas, gins and bourbons. Food is all prepared from locally sourced produce, such as the fish which comes in daily from Sussex fishermen. Hot mains include slow-cooked pulled pork in a bun; rib-eye and rump steaks; and authentic beef or vegetarian Mexican chilli.

Further information

Tel: 01273 689006
Please quote 'The AA'.
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Principal beers

London Pride, ESB, Bengal Lancer, HSB & Seafarers, Castle Rock Harvest Pale, Butcombe, guest ales


All day all week
11-11 (Fri-Sat 11am-mdnt Sun 12-11)


Children welcome.
Dog friendly.
No coach parties catered.



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From Brighton station main entrance 1st left (Gloucester Rd). Pub on right at bottom of hill

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