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The Lanes, Brighton
(4.3/5 based on 3,800+ reviews on the web)
A quaint city neighborhood of narrow alleyways, small boutiques, and cozy restaurants, The Lanes is widely regarded as a shopper’s paradise. This historic district, once the heart of a fishing town, hosts an eclectic mix of shops, tiny cafes, and lively bars. Buskers add a musical note to the scene as visitors from all corners of the globe explore this maze of twisting lanes, which follow the pattern of the old fishing town’s streets. Spend a lazy day here searching for one-of-a-kind gifts. Enjoy a meal and a drink at one of the area’s pubs, always teeming with friendly locals, and hosting regular musical events. Make The Lanes a part of your Brighton vacation plans using our Brighton trip itinerary maker.
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  • This is well worth a visit but take a full pocket as you are sure to find something to buy. All styles here. Very funky. Alternative eateries. Quite far from train station and parking is very expensiv...  more »
  • We started, as we always do, behind the hotel at Ship Street and walked through to Brighton Square and out towards the Pavillion. Crossing the main road, we entered the North Lanes with shops ranging ...  more »
  • Diverse mix of shops selling variety of goods / services / food. Ramshackle but that's the style. Popular with the locals and tourists and good place to buy something unusual.