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The 15 Best Lunch Spots In Brighton

Updated: July 27, 2022

Need a quick lunch or a spot to have a fancy business lunch? These Brighton lunch spots have you covered. We analyzed the top blogs, restaurant review sites, and food publications to find the best lunches in Brighton. You won’t find better midday eats than those offered by these delicious lunch spots!

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O'Connor's

Deli, $, BrightonDeli, $Brighton
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 5.0

No More Belly Aching

Bakery, $$, BrightonBakery, $$Brighton
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Rollin Stone Wood Fire Pizza

Food Truck, $, BrightonFood Truck, $Brighton
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

El Arbol

Mexican, $$, BrightonMexican, $$Brighton
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Hallboy BBQ

Food Truck, BrightonFood TruckBrighton
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Bourbons

Southern, $$, BrightonSouthern, $$Brighton
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Poké Fresh

Hawaiian, BrightonHawaiianBrighton
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.0

Brighton Bar & Grill

American, $$, BrightonAmerican, $$Brighton
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Ciao Amici's

Italian, $$, BrightonItalian, $$Brighton
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Marv's Bakery

Bakery, $$, BrightonBakery, $$Brighton
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Great Harvest Bread

Bakery, $$, BrightonBakery, $$Brighton
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Pitaway

Mediterranean, $, BrightonMediterranean, $Brighton
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Tee Bone'z Tavern

American, $$, BrightonAmerican, $$Brighton
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Brighton Market

Pizza, $, BrightonPizza, $Brighton
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

New York Pizza Depot

Pizza, BrightonPizzaBrighton
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 3.5

How did we curate this list?

We know how tough it is to find the best restaurant in Brighton. The restaurants in this list rose to the top after we analyzed the Yelp and Google ratings for 11294 restaurants in Brighton, 823905 restaurant reviews, and exactly 792 lists and articles from experts at and more. All with some boam magic. The spots that made the cut have been featured in . Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their updated available services, so you can actually enjoy the food we show. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so enjoy the best food with no agenda. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

Frequently asked questions

The highest-rated lunch restaurants with outdoor seating in Brighton are Sushi Zen, Cheryl's Place and El Arbol.

Sushi Zen, Cheryl's Place, and El Arbol are the highest-rated lunch restaurants for take-out in Brighton.

Sushi Zen, Cheryl's Place, and El Arbol are lunch restaurants with outdoor seating in Brighton.

El Arbol, The Fuel, and Pitaway are the highest-rated vegan-friendly lunch spots in Brighton.

The highest-rated restaurants in Brighton for boozy lunches are Sushi Zen, El Arbol, and Bourbons.

Drink pairing tips

  • Pair banh mi with Cilantro Chile Cooler

    To elevate your banh mi experience, we recommend some Cilantro Chile Cooler to go with your dish. This pairing works especially well because this cocktail cuts through the fattiness of the sandwich.

  • Riesling and banh mi


    The dry flavors in Riesling makes it a great white wine to pair with banh mi.

  • The perfect complement to banh mi


    Experts recommend pairing a banh mi with a glass of Muscat de Alexandria, a popular white wine.

Factoids

  • The longest baguette

    A little baguette never hurt anybody! The size of the longest baguette might surprise you, coming in at 400 feet! How big of a kitchen do you need to make that?

  • A perfect match: red wine & teriyaki sauce

    Did you know that red wine pairs perfectly with teriyaki sauce? Don’t believe us? Try it for yourself!

  • The world-record holder

    Mihriban Kadap took the world-record for eating the most kebab by having 290 in one sitting in 2018.

Parking info

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