Our favourite Brighton and Hove places for a snack, nibble or slurp
wine shop & tasting room
The Wine Shop & Tasting Room specialises in finding little-known wines of great quality, character, and regional expression and with their recently opened shop in the heart of Brighton you can now sample the wines before you buy, perfect!
9 Jubilee Street, Brighton, BN1 1GE • 01273 567 176 • www.tengreenbottles.com
suck it & sea
A stones throw from Brighton station, this sweetshop is crammed with all your favourite tuck shop goodies, retro sweets and good old fashioned tooth tingling treats: sherbert dips, gob stoppers, lemon drops, cola drops, to name but a few. Stock up with spooky seasonal sweeties for Halloween and stocking fillers for Christmas!
Suck It & Sea Traditional Sweet Shop, 100 Trafalgar Street, Brighton, BN1 4ER • 01273 675 231
churchill square farmers market
Every Wednesday the Churchill Square Farmers Market sells the very best local and organic produce. Pick up homemade jams and chutneys, locally grown and seasonal fruit and veg, freshly baked cakes and bread, fish that’s been caught the same morning and even a hand carved duck from ‘Dave the Duck’.
Wednesday 10am – 4pm Churchill Square Piazza, Brighton, BN1 2RG www.churchillsquare.com
fiery food chilli shop
If you like it hot, then pop down to the UK’s first dedicated chilli shop at Brighton Marina, where you’ll be able to buy all manner of spicy delights: from the worlds hottest chilli – the Naga, a host of chutneys and jams, right through to the delicious Fallen Angel Black Death Beer.
Unit 30, Marina Square, Brighton Marina Village, Brighton, BN2 5WA www.fieryfoodsuk.co.uk
la cave á fromage
The newly opened tasting shop in Hove has over 200 carefully sourced French and British farmhouses cheeses, alongside a selection of charcuterie and freshly baked baguettes. Why not treat yourself to a glass of wine and a nibble of perfectly ripened artisanal cheese, our favourite is the Shepton, made from goats milk.
La Cave á Fromage, 34-35 Western Road, Hove, BN3 1AF • 01273 725 500
Tucked away in the heart of the North Laine, every Saturday the new market on the block is proving to be very popular and rightly so, with produce ranging from cheeses, vegetables, fruit, breads, fish, all from local producers and growers. There’s also flower stalls and a café – local food tasting miles better!
Saturday 9.30am – 4.30pm Diplocks Yard, 7 North Road, Brighton, BN1 1YD 01273 696 010 www.brightonfarmmarket.co.uk
laroche room @ hotel du vin
For both novice wine tasters and the more experienced wine lover, a tasting session is an ideal way to try new wines and broaden your knowledge under the expert tutelage of Hotel du Vin’s Sommeliers. It’s based on 15 people tasting 6 wines and all packages can be tweaked to suit your preference – Sparkling, New World, France, Chardonnay.
We raise a glass!
Hotel du Vin, 6 Ship Street, Brighton, BN1 1AD 01273 718 588 www.hotelduvin.com/brighton