Brighton Gin Seaside Strength

Brighton Gin has added a 57% ABV ‘Seaside Strength’ variant to its portfolio, made with four times more juniper than the original bottling. The new navy-strength gin has been twelve months in development. As well as boasting extra juniper, double the amount of fresh orange and lime peel has been used. Described as a “true …

East Sussex bar and microbrewer Bison Beer is set to launch its second bar, located in Brighton’s North Laine. The Brighton brewer is using a £99,290 funding package from HSBC. The opening will bring 20 new jobs to the area. Once open, Bison Beer will offer locals craft ales such as Maple Chocolate & Coffee …

Oddsocks Brighton main bar

Oddsocks Bar & Kitchen has added a quirky spin to the food and beverage offering at Jurys Inn in Brighton Jurys Inn hotels are not well-known for their bars but that is changing in Brighton where Oddsocks Bar & Kitchen has opened for drinks and dining. It has been created by Mystery, the UK-based international …

TGI Friday's

TGI Fridays is on course to create 85 new jobs when it opens its latest new restaurant and bar in Brighton Marina in July. Alongside seating for up to 160 guests, it will feature a square standalone island bar where bartenders will show off their skills and make drinks from the 100-strong cocktail menu. The …

Brighton Pier

Leading operator Eclectic Bar Group is to expand into the broader leisure market with an £18m takeover of Brighton Pier alongside management changes. It has today announced it has entered into a conditional agreement to acquire The Brighton Marine Palace and Pier Company, which owns and operates the world-famous visitor attraction. Eclectic, which operates bars …

Dead Wax Social Brighton

Nine of the UK’s most exciting breweries are partnering with nine of Brighton’s top bars and pubs to create The Brighton Tap Takeover this weekend. Each of the breweries will “take over” the taps of their partnered pub from April 8 to 10, making more than 50 craft beers available on draught. The beer festival …

stock burger co brighton CGI

A new bar and restaurant concept is to be launched in Brighton as part of the £3.5m development of a seafront hotel. Stock Burger Co will be a key part of Kew Green Hotels’ Holiday Inn Brighton Seafront, positioned as a destination for drinks and dining with its own separate street entrance. Launching on December …

Patterns Brighton

Mothership Group has transformed Brighton’s former Audio club into new bar and music venue Patterns It was the end of an era in Brighton when seafront club Audio closed in February after 30 years. Despite its success, owner John Holland felt it was time to move on, selling it to Mothership Group, operator of east …

Walkabout Brighton CGI

Intertain is to open its first new Walkabout bar in six years after exchanging contracts on a site in Brighton. The group, which operates 21 bars branded as Walkabout around the country, is due to complete on the premises of sports bar and nightclub Bedrock in West Street, close to the seafront, on March 31. …

dirty blonde brighton

The best bars, pubs and clubs in Brighton, Birmingham and Glasgow have been chosen by the public through the annual awards run by going-out website DesignMyNight. The best cocktail bar in Brighton and Hove was named as the Speakeasy at The Wick Inn in Hove, part of Indigo Pub Company, while best bar was BYOC …