For a delicious glass of wine in Brighton, look no further than these top five wine bars…
When it comes to food and drink in Brighton there are plenty of cocktail bars and pubs, but the destinations for a really good glass of wine can sometimes be rather overlooked. Here are our top five picks for places which offer so much more than just house white or red…
1Paris Wine Bar
The Paris Wine bar lives up to its name with chic Parisian style decor and an appealing wine list to match. They have seating for 32 inside and 35 in the garden so it can accommodate a fair few people without ever feeling too overcrowded. It’s a sophisticated spot to enjoy fine wine and take in the warm atmosphere after a busy week. Don’t be afraid to tell the staff what wines you enjoy and let them select you something – you won’t be disappointed.
Where: 119 Church Rd, Hove BN3 2AF
2Ten Green Bottles
Where: 9 Jubilee St, Brighton BN1 1GE
Plateau like to keep things simple, following their passion for quality ingredients and true please in eating and drinking. The decor is contemporary and sleek with raw brick walls and black accents such as the tiled bar and lighting. They focus on organic and natural wines (which also means there’s less chance of a hangover due to less sulphur) and store all wines at the temperates that ensures they taste the best. Their menu changes frequently too so there’s always something new to try!
Where: 1 Bartholowmews – Brighton – BN1 1HG
4Divino Wine bar
Divino Wine Bar offers all you could want for a wine bar – a comprehensive drinks list, elegant decor and a stylish outdoor decking space for long summer evenings. The wines at Divino are categorised by their description meaning whatever is to your palette you can find it; you can also ask the knowledgeable staff for their recommendations. And if the evening takes you, there is a cub down in the basement for you to dance the night away…
Where: 63 Church Rd, Hove BN3
5Fourth and Church
Fourth and Church is a shop and wine bar for those who are looking to try new and exciting wines and discover delicious food to go with it. Whether you want to sit down with friends and make an evening of it or try and glass and then purchase a bottle to take home they cater for all needs. Owners Sam Pryor and Paul Morgan have worked in the trade for years and know just what it takes to make wine bars work.
Where: 84 Church Rd, Hove BN3 2EB
Which is your favourite of these five wine bars? Let us know in the comments below…