A central Brighton hub, The Western Front sits opposite Churchill Square on one of the city’s busiest thoroughfares. Featuring a large sun trap outdoor seating area, it’s an idea place to spend the afternoon watching the Brighton crowds. Serving some of Brighton’s best pub food, the menu uses fresh locally sourced ingredients and serves one of the best Sunday roasts you’ll find anywhere. During the evenings the pub plays host to some of the city’s best DJs and live musicians, and also hosts a regular vintage clothing fair. The pub is set on two floors with the upper bar available for hire all week for functions and parties.

Western Front

Hire us

We have a Private Function Room with bar for up to 40 people. We can accomodate either a band or a DJ. We have Technics decks and a mixer which plugs into our house system.

  • Capacity:

  • Price:

    £50 to open the upstairs bar, plus a £50 hire fee on Friday or Saturday nights.
  • Requirements

    • Function room
  • Available food

    • Standard Menu
    • Buffet
  • Entertainment

    • Live Band
    • DJ (venue has equipment)
    • My playlist (on iPod / MP3 / CD etc)
  • This Venue is available in the..

    • Daytime
    • Evening

Christmas 2014

The Western Front is a Brighton institution. Sitting right next to Chruchill Square, it over looks the annual Christmas market making it the perfect spot for getting into the Christmas spirit with family, friends and colleagues.

A bustling and welcoming environment is always on offer with a cosy interior stretching over two floors as well as a large covered heated terrace area. Under new management since April this year the pub has grown in popularity. Our kitchen led by head head Joe O'neill, has gained a reputation for providing fresh home made food using local suppliers and seasonal ingredients.

For Christmas this year we are catering for groups of 6 to 30 (3 course set menus) and 10 to 50 (buffet menus). You can decide to be a part of the pubs great atmosphere, or for a larger group you can have exclusive use of our upstairs bar, the 20th Century Rocks Room. This is our newly renovated late night cocktail lounge that celebrates icons and inventions of the 20th century and can be yours for the night.

As well as top quality food, we also offer party packages for drinks and cocktails and have a great line up of DJ's and bands should you wish to add some entertainment to your evening. Weather you would like to book a DJ or band, would like us to put together a Christmas playlist for you, create some Christmas inspired cocktails or a cocktail master class especially for your party, just ask us, we have all packages available.

Tis the season to be jolly again! Really, who doesn't enjoy Christmas? Mulled wine, lots of laughter, silly jumpers and musical ties. Let us help you celebrate Christmas 2014 with a bang You make the call, we will do the Christmas donkey work.

Check out our Christmas menu in our food menu gallery or to make a reservation you can call, drop us line or pop in and see a member of our team.


Rock it, funk it, soul it out with us for new years eve to celebrate the birth of 2015. Were celebrating with a night of attacking the hits from the 1950's all up to the present day. Were putting together a cocktail menu to reflect the best of each decade. The night includes fancy dress if your game. The theme is your favourite icon from any of the decades 1950 to present day. So weather it's Elvis Presley to Nicki Minaj come dressed as your hero. Hosting the night of big tunes will be our resident Brighton troopers Arfo Le Fonque V Mad Ghetto battling it out and perhaps each other on the decks. Playing decades of vinyl collections, expect to hear the legends of Northern soul, ghetto funk, soul & funk, motown, rhythm & blues, old school hip hop, classic disco, mega indie, acid jazz, afro beat and MORE! For those that make a good effort as your icon and the bar team think it's a winner your get complementary round of house shots and the best dressed winner will win a meal and drinks to the value of £50 in 2015, the winner will be announced at 1am sharp! We are currently taking reservations for our warm and welcoming downstairs bar and upstairs in our 20th Century Rocks room. Any party that reserves a table for 6 or more will receive a complementary bottle of Prosecco at midnight! Lets attack the 50 hits and swing jive with us into the new year!