Welcome to The Dorset Bar & Kitchen in the heart of the Laines in Brighton.

Grab a great cup of tea or coffee in the cafe all day or join us for breakfast, lunch and dinner. We have impressive gastro pub seasonal menus and Sunday roasts. Look out for our regular evening pop-up dining experiences with local chefs serving authentic global flavours.

Supporting locally brewed draught alongside popular beers, ales and ciders and the best pint of Guinness in town. An extensive range of superb quality wines and spirits always available.

In the evening we host live music and DJ events, quizzes, art shows and much more. The best place to watch Brighton life pass by.

Tipple Tuesday

Every Tuesday


Yes, my friends, Tipple Tuesday is a thing… so don’t miss it! Every Tuesday we offer ALL wines at the house wine price.

Sunday Roasts

Choice of delicious roasts
every Sunday


Sample menu below



Christmas is coming...

Christmas menu starts 21 November
Taking bookings NOW!!


Open Mic

Every Monday
from 8pm


It’s time to bring back the finest artists and greatest music to the North Laines. The Dorset Open Mic is back to the action, every monday from 8pm till late!
You can find equipment to perform with full acoustic band: acoustic guitar, bass and cajon.
Contact Francisco through the Facebook event page  to book a slot

Mezzo Mix, Match and Share

3, 6 or 9 mini Dorset classics to create your own uniquely delicious meal

Mezze spread

Sample menu below

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New brands at the Dorset


Staropramen: from the second largest brewery in the Czech Republic, based in the city of Prague.
Stowford Press: an authentic and traditional tasting cider, made in Herefordshire.
Seacider: local cider, winner of the Sussex Cider Award.
Leighton Brown Crisps: natural ingredients crisps from London.

Stay in touch...

For information about our upcoming events go to our Facebook page

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Brighton Gin
Fish and Chips
Harveys Best Bitter Pump
Public Bar window

At the Dorset

For reservations and more information, call 01273 605423 or drop in and visit us at 28 North Road, Brighton BN1 1YB, just off Brighton’s North Laine.