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The Gallery Restaurant

Eat out in one of Brighton's best kept secret restaurants


Modern British food and great service

A very warm welcome to The Gallery restaurant.

Combining modern English cuisine with a relaxed and informal atmosphere, The Gallery restaurant, is one of the best kept secrets in Brighton. The food offers fantastic value for money - and excellent reviews in the local press and comments from our customers demonstrate that we do not compromise on the quality.

The Gallery is staffed by students from the award winning catering and hospitality courses at Brighton MET. They are taught and supervised by hugely skilled teachers who have many years of industry experience, they make sure the students work to an exacting professional standard.

Our former students have gone on to win such prestigious prizes Young chef of the year, The Roux Scholarship and to run Michelin recognised restaurants. One notable ex student is Ben McKellar who since developing his skills at the College has opened three award winning restaurants in Brighton, The Ginger Fox, The Ginger Man and The Ginger Pig.


The Gallery Restaurant is open for lunch Wednesday - Friday from 12pm (last orders at 12.30).

- 2 courses £9.95
- 3 courses £12.95

The restaurant is open for dinner on Tuesdays evening, arrival at 18.45, dine at 19.00.

- Normal Dinner service £15.00

The students sometimes run special themed evenings so the menu price may be different on these nights be different please enquire when booking.

For reservations please call Helen on  01273 667711 or email

We specialise in providing lunches and dinners for social clubs, organisations and societies. Please contact us with your requirements or to book your table now.


Sample Menu

Wild garlic pasta

Grilled Asparagus wrapped in pancetta with asparagus pureé




Pot Roast chicken breast, mustard mash honey glazed carrots, braised red cabbage

Pork belly, caramelised apples, pea pureé bacon fried potatoes, pea shoots

Pan fried sea bass with seaweed salad, black olive couscous salad




Trio of desserts

Key lime pie, Millionaires shortbread, trifle


More information

Training the chefs of tomorrow

The Gallery is staffed by students from City College Brighton and Hove, and overseen by their tutors and our Restaurant Manager. Your meal will be prepared by a range of students with varying ability, the exact level of students preparing your meal can be confirmed at the time of booking.