New American restaurant and bar, Coast to Coast welcomed Brighton businesses at its exclusive launch party on Thursday 24th November, where they enjoyed an evening of complimentary food and drink, as well as swinging Motown music.
The evening was compéred by local celebrity DJ, Guy Lloyd from Juice 107.2, with entertainment provided by Motown band, Alison & the Earthquakes, roller skating ladies and basketball freestyler, Andrew Wilding, who showed off his impressive skills with a basketball. Guests included current and former Brighton and Hove Albion players, Craig-Mackail-Smith and Kerry Mayo as well as members of Sussex County Cricket Club.
To celebrate the official opening of the restaurant, freestyle basketballer, Andrew, and the Coast to Coast roller girls were out and about cruising Brighton city centre on Friday 25th and Saturday 26th, in an American style Airstream, performing for enthralled audiences.
Motown band Alison & the Earthquakes also provided entertainment for shoppers alike, courtesy of Coast to Coast, when they performed at Asda in Brighton Marina, on Saturday 26th.
Located at Brighton Marina, Coast to Coast restaurant and bar offers an authentic flavour of the USA. Guests will experience a gastronomic adventure from east to west coast America, with dishes and cocktails inspired by recipes from across the continent including Aberdeen Angus burgers, Chicago style deep dish pizzas, sizzling fajitas, seafood and steaks, as well as mouthwatering dessert. Authentic décor completes the experience with leather booth-seating, dark wood tables, maps of the Lincoln Highway and classic US memorabilia on the walls.
In addition to the food, guests can look forward to sampling the wide range of American cocktails, mocktails and beers, served up by attentive bartenders who have been personally trained by award winning mixologist, Andy Pearson.
Restaurant Manager, Andrew Dempster comments: “The launch event went exceptionally well and we were really pleased to be able to show the local business people of Brighton what Coast to Coast is all about. We really hope that by offering a truly authentic experience word will spread fast and we can look forward to welcoming local residents and visitors to our restaurant.”