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The First and Last - CLOSED

Braye Street, St Anne's
+44 1481 823162
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“fish” (10 reviews)
“bouillabaisse” (3 reviews)
“cheesecake” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
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Braye Street, St Anne's
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1 - 10 of 90 reviews

Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

We visited in the last week before retirement of the owners , a very unique experience, with lovely atmosphere greeting and great food Enjoy retirement

1  Thank Aaron B
Reviewed 11 November 2017

The First and Last Restaurant was a part of Alderney. It will be missed by all. Happy Retirement, Rita!!

1  Thank Riduna001
Reviewed 19 September 2017

A charming hostess in a traditional restaurant that aims to please. Food is well cooked and a good choice. We enjoyed it so much we returned for a second meal. Reading other reviews I gather that the hostess is retiring so I don't know if...More

1  Thank Jo R
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

We walked down from the town for supper, having booked (essential). It's rather dated and quirky but the welcome is warm and the food very good indeed. Good value. If you can, reserve a window table for fabulous views.

Thank FliesM20P
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

We always have lobster Thermidor at the First and Last on our annual trip to Alderney but sadly this year's will be our last visit as Rita is retiring at the end of September (deservedly so after many years at the helm). Thank you to...More

2  Thank Catharine H
Reviewed 21 August 2017

I last visited I think in 1991 and the same warm and most friendly welcome pervades this very special place which reflects the island so well - slightly old fashioned in a delightful way but overwhelmingly dedicated to proper traditional service. The food is really...More

1  Thank SimonM84
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and service as we had on our last visit to Alderney. Best wishes to Rita on her pending retirement.

1  Thank sue p
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Well the time has come for Rita and Sarah to call it a day. I just wanted to thank them and Brendan for all the wonderful meals I have eaten there in the last 25 years. Alderney will not be the same without this great...More

2  Thank Cathyemmott
Reviewed 18 July 2017

We sailed to Alderney in July 2017 and thought we would book this restaurant right on the Harbour Side as it is known for its good seafood. Having booked the table we later phoned to say we thought we would be late and please could...More

2  Thank Rebecca2222
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We ate at the First and Last and the service was excellent. Not only the service but the food was to die for. Excellent

1  Thank Cove_112
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  • Address: Braye Street, St Anne's
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Channel Islands  >  Alderney
  • Phone Number: +44 1481 823162
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