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The Evening Star, Brighton

56 Surrey Street
Brighton
BN1 3PB
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Delboy 20 left this review about The Evening Star

Great little pub run by the Dark Star brewery with an excellent choice of their own beers plus some interesting guests. We tried Dark star APA and Revelation. Both were excellent. Handy for the train station and much better than the pubs closer to it! I would definitely call again.

On 30th September 2019 - no rating submitted
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john gray left this review about The Evening Star

Been here a few times over the years and cant say the interior does anything for me.I come for the beer.Good Wilde Child -patriot games.Like the look of the pub from outside.

On 14th April 2018 - no rating submitted
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Tris C left this review about The Evening Star

Dating back to at least the mid-19th century, this is a rather well turned out backstreet pub, of which there are many in the city and clearly a Mecca for ale drinkers, despite the obvious contradiction. It’s quite an industrial place with a hipster vibe: bare boards, bare brick, bulkhead lamps, exposed metal trunking and solid wood furniture.
It’s the beer that’s the star here – literally – and as expected, my half of Darkstar’s Hophead was very nice indeed. Everyone else must have been enjoying theirs too as there was much cheer about the place.
Unfortunately, I’m more of a horse brasses, Toby jugs and Yard of Ale over the bar sort-of person but am happy to go along with the majority as they made it a great last group pub for the evening.

On 1st April 2018 - rating: 8
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This pub features in the following crawls:
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Pub location see interactive map of local area
Map location corrected by john mcgraw
Brighton, 0.57 miles, 10 min walk (show)
London Road (Brighton), 0.88 miles, 17 min walk (show)
Hove, 1.68 miles, 32 min walk (show)
Latest updates View all updates for The Evening Star, Brighton
2nd Feb 2020, 12:34
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Pub Details

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  • Accommodation : No last updated 15 December 2013 by Aqualung .
  • Bar Billiards : No last updated 08 August 2013 by paulof horsham
  • Beer Garden : No - A couple of benches out the front - last updated 08 August 2013 by paulof horsham
  • Car Park : No last updated 08 August 2013 by paulof horsham
  • Darts : No last updated 08 August 2013 by paulof horsham
  • Function Room : No last updated 16 February 2019 by paulof horsham
  • Hot Food : No last updated 08 August 2013 by paulof horsham
  • Jukebox : No last updated 15 December 2013 by Aqualung .
  • Karaoke : No last updated 08 August 2013 by paulof horsham
  • Live Music : Yes - Occasional - last updated 08 August 2013 by paulof horsham
  • Live TV Sports : No last updated 08 August 2013 by paulof horsham
  • Micropub : No last updated 29 March 2018 by Tris C
  • Pinball : No last updated 08 August 2013 by paulof horsham
  • Pool Table : No last updated 08 August 2013 by paulof horsham
  • Real Ale : Yes - Darkstar Brewing Co. - last updated 31 March 2018 by Tris C
  • Real Cider : Yes last updated 08 August 2013 by paulof horsham
  • Wheelchair Access : Yes last updated 15 December 2013 by Aqualung .
  • WiFi : Yes last updated 15 December 2013 by Aqualung .
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