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Houmet Tavern

) #10 of 19 Restaurants in Castel $$ - $$$ , British,
Grande Havre Bay, Castel GY6 8AR
+44 1481 242214
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good34%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“quiz night” (5 reviews)
“window table” (6 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Grande Havre Bay, Castel GY6 8AR
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1 - 10 of 204 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Food is very good quality, good sized portions, reasonable prices and food is elegantly presented. Views are fabulous, and they have outdoor seating too 😊. Staff are polite. The only improvement could be to make it disabled accessible.

Thank Jo T
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived just before the kitchen was closing - but they let us order. Food was delicious. The crab and prawns starter was lovely and very filling. Staff were attentive and very lovely. Definitely recommend for a visit. Amazing location opposite a beach.

Thank coxleonie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Billed as "relaxed dining and drinking". But kitchen closes at 14:00. On a Saturday. In July. That's lazy; not relaxed.

Thank nolandwa
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

The Houmet is an old favorite, for one good reason. The view of the bay is stunning, particularly if you sit in the conservatory. We ate there for lunch twice, and dinner three times as it was handy for our hotel. In general the food...More

Thank Nick G
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Only stopped for a drink....they were cleaning lines on ale at 5.30pm on a Saturday....strange timing. Lovely view though.

Thank mrsjanem2016
Reviewed 29 June 2017

We sat in the conservatory of the Houmet Tavern and had lovely views of the sea. We would have sat in the seating area outside but unfortunately it was raining. Staff were polite and helpful, service was good (there were 8 of us) We all...More

Thank 500den1955
Reviewed 25 June 2017

We ate lunch at the Houmet Tavern. A very pleasant spot with helpful and friendly staff. There was a wide range of food which everyone in our party enjoyed and they were happy for some of us just to order a starter rather than a...More

Thank Rachael2001
Reviewed 5 June 2017

We had a table in the conservatory, always our favourite place in our favourite tavern on our favourite bay. Service was prompt, courteous and efficient and the food delicious and reasonably priced.

Thank Ann C
Reviewed 3 June 2017

We came here on our first night without booking - the place was full but the manager kindly found us a table to sit at and we enjoyed our meal. In fact as I had had a starter I couldn't quite manage all my main...More

Thank janet s
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Nearly coming to the end of my week off and decided to visit The Houmet as we haven't been in the place for years. The staff were excellent, polite attentive and quick and the food was very good as well. I'm certainly going back to...More

Thank Martin B
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Linda L
7 May 2015|
Response from ValeGuernsey | Reviewed this property |
No they don't. Access to the retaurant is by a flight of outside stairs which are dificult if using crutches. Wheel chairs are definately a no go.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$28
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Groups, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 00:45
10:00 - 00:45
10:00 - 00:45
10:00 - 00:45
10:00 - 00:45
10:00 - 00:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grande Havre Bay, Castel GY6 8AR
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Channel Islands  >  Guernsey  >  Castel
  • Phone Number: +44 1481 242214
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