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The Swiss House Cafe Bar & Grill - CLOSED

Glen Helen, Near Peel, on TT Circuit, St Johns IM4 3NP
+44 1624 801657
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good15%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
18 Feb 2015
“Lovely Setting and Great Food.”
26 Jan 2015
“Last Meal”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Steakhouse, Cafe, British
Glen Helen, Near Peel, on TT Circuit, St Johns IM4 3NP
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Reviewed 18 February 2015

We have been here for lunch and dinner. The decor is charming and the setting, at the entrance to the glen, is lovely. The staff are all very professional - one lunchtime when I asked if they served bottled iced tea, instead of simply saying...More

Thank CoxieandBaggy
Reviewed 26 January 2015

Sad to hear Chef is leaving and this will force the restaurant to close. The food and service has always been outstanding and one of the best places to eat on the Isle of Man. Not cheap but worth the cost. It is family run...More

1  Thank Chris N
Reviewed 21 January 2015

I last visited this restaurant a year ago so hopefully it has improved, however I ordered a sandwich & my friend some soup plus 2 cups of coffee & we were charged £16.00 - I haven't been back as there are plenty of eating venues...More

2  Thank Manxie1
Reviewed 18 January 2015

Having already dined at the Swiss House a few weeks ago and had a delicious meal we decided to take our visiting family there last night. It was so nice to see that although the restaurant was full the service was still excellent with The...More

Thank LM A
Reviewed 15 January 2015

Had dinner at The Swiss House recently with friends. Website looked good, and the menu looked just fine. Prices were I thought a little 'toppy' but given the remote nature of this restaurant I just assumed that it would be worth the money as it...More

1  Thank guy7766
Reviewed 3 December 2014

After a complete revamp this restaurant has come back to life under new owners. They serve a varied menu with various specials with a decent wine list too. Set amongst the trees on the TT race course in the picturesque Glen Helen about 9 miles...More

Thank gollane
Reviewed 1 December 2014

We arrived for lunch without a reservation and despite the fact that the restaurant wasn't busy we weren't made to feel particularly welcome. We were seated after a couple of minutes and I would describe the service as OK but nothing special. It was also...More

1  Thank Pambolina
Reviewed 19 November 2014 via mobile

I can't speak highly enough of the Swiss House. Every meal, lunches and suppers, have been fantastic. Great wine menu, lovely cocktails and the pi belly is just amazing. Highly recommended from me!!

Thank Twiz_Cowell
Reviewed 22 October 2014

We arrived without booking and received a friendly greeting, we were sat in the foyer... sounds bad but was lovely, after drinks and taking our order we were shown to our table, atmosphere was beautiful, food came promptly, delightful, bread we were given a choice...More

1  Thank Heavenljm
Reviewed 19 October 2014

Good food and service. We arrived without booking and were promptly and graciously shown to a table. The food was excellent and the service was good, although we seemed to get a different member of staff each time someone came to the table. This is...More

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$24 - US$64
Good for
Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Glen Helen, Near Peel, on TT Circuit, St Johns IM4 3NP
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Isle of Man  >  St Johns
  • Phone Number: +44 1624 801657
  • E-mail
Set in the beautiful surroundings of Glen Helen, the Swiss House Cafe bar & Grill offers a friendly welcome and a choice of dining options throughout the day including a selection of homemade cakes, freshly ground coffees and teas, sandwiches and hot lunches, a full evening a la carte menu featuring our Josper charcoal oven and a mouthwatering sunday lunch.
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