National recognition

AA 2 Rosettes 2009-18

“The Chilli Pickle deals in the food of the Indian sub-continent and it does so with an attention to detail, passion and verve”

Michelin Bib Gourmand 2010-18

“Oft changing menu of thoughtfully prepared authentic Indian dishes with delicate spicing and good quality ingredients.”

Hardens 2011-2016

“By far Brighton’s best Indian”

The Craft Guild of Chef Awards

Ethnic Chef Award – Runner up best Ethnic Chef (Alun Sperring)

British Curry Awards 2010, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017

Most Innovative Restaurant 2010
Best Casual Dining 2012
Best Delivery Service 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017

Brighton Top 20 Awards 2015, 2016, 2017

2017 Runner Up
No.3 Brighton’s top 20 restaurants awards
Brightons Best Dish – Vindaloo Pork Knuckle

Mofo Best In Britain Awards 2016

The Good Food Guide 2011- 2018

The National Restaurant Awards 2011-16
Top 100 Best Restaurants in the UK

“Awarded top 100 restaurants in the UK six years in a row. Only Indian restaurant in the UK to be in the awards every year.”

Tom Parker Bowles – The Mail On Sunday

“No mucking about just Indian dishes, robust and refined to make the spirits soar and belly roar” July 17th 2016

Britain’s Hottest Curry 2008

Winning Dish: The Chilli Pickle’s Oxtail Madras