Food For Friends

Brighton's original vegetarian restaurant   |

Established 1981

Food For Friends


Tel: 01273 202310 

Welcome to Food for Friends, Brighton's original vegetarian restaurant nestled in the heart of the city amongst the beautiful historic lanes.

Brighton’s original vegetarian restaurant since 1981

Food for Friends specialises in the art of cooking delicious vegetarian dishes using the freshest, finest and locally sourced ingredients.

The award-winning restaurant secured a position in the Good Food Guide 2015 and was runner-up as Best Ethical Restaurant in the UK in the Observer Food Monthly Awards. A fabulous honour for vegetarian cooking.

The restaurant is located in Brighton’s enviable South Lanes, just off Brighton seafront and offers a light and vibrant atmosphere for you to enjoy wonderful food with friends and family.

Food for Friends caters for people with special dietary needs, and has vegan and gluten-free options for many dishes on the menu, as well as freshly baked vegan and gluten-free breads, cakes and scones. There’s also a roast on Sunday.

Guide dogs are very welcome in the restaurant but other dogs are not permitted.

Opening hours

Weekly opening hours:

Monday to Thursday: 12noon to 10pm

Friday and Saturday: 12noon to 10.30pm

Sunday: 12noon to 10pm (Sunday roast from 12pm)

Afternoon tea: daily from 12pm – 5pm

Book a table online (please note we do not take bookings for Saturday lunch time).

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