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Team Donatello Visit Italy To Source Fine Wines

Donatello founder Pietro Addis was born on the beautiful Italian island of Sardinia.  When he opened our sister restaurant, Pinocchio, in 1987, it was Pietro’s dream to introduce the people of Brighton to the authentic Italian dining experience. Pietro worked tirelessly to source fine quality ingredients for the authentic recipes on our menu, along with superb quality wines to compliment …


Sweet Treats At Brighton Dome

The 2014 Brighton Chocolate Festival arrives this weekend at Brighton Dome* for a celebration of all things chocolatey. As chocoholics from Brighton and the surrounding areas get ready to converge on the Corn Exchange to indulge their passion for the sweet stuff, here at Donatello, we’re gearing up for a busy weekend serving Brighton’s finest Italian food to the Festival’s …


Christmas Party Time Is Just Around The Corner

Christmas.  It’s the most wonderful time of the year, so why not celebrate the festive fun with a party at Brighton’s renowned Donatello restaurant? Whether you are with family, friends or celebrating the office party, we offer a menu of speciality Italian dishes, fine wines and tantalising cocktails to put you in the Christmas party spirit. We aim to cater …


Collabro’s Richard Hadfield Visits Donatello

2014 has been a good year for local lad Richard Hadfield.  The talented singer from Portslade was recruited by the other 4 members of Collabro in January.  He performed with the band on Britain’s Got Talent (BGT) in February and absolutely brought the house down.  Collabro won the competition by a landslide in June.  Their debut album, ‘Stars’, was released …


Donatello Dishes Up For St Anne’s Day Celebrations

Last Friday was St Anne’s day – a special day for the patrons and volunteers of Brighton’s St Anne’s Day Centre – a local day centre providing food and warmth for the community’s homeless people. As part of our continued support for the centre, Donatello staff cooked and served up a delicious 4-course meal for 60 of the centre’s users.  …


Al Fresco Dining In The Heart Of Brighton Lanes

As the mercury continues to soar in the thermometers right across the UK, is there really any better way to soak up the sun than by sharing a delicious light meal and a glass of something cool with friends? Here in Brighton, The Lanes are alive with culture all year round, but when the sun comes out, there really is …