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Houmet Tavern

) #12 of 18 Restaurants in Castel ££ - £££ Bar, British, Pub
Grande Havre Bay, Castel GY6 8AR
+44 1481 242214
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good32%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“window table” (6 reviews)
“bay” (26 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Grande Havre Bay, Castel GY6 8AR
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Don't eat here if you have any slight dietary requirement because you will be made to feel like you have the plaque. I got the impression that the manager was not employed but finishing off his community service program. I feel the catering service would...More

Thank Thomasandelise
Reviewed 1 week ago

From my last visit here I had ordered sausages and chips, so decided to order the same, I am pleased to say they are still tasty as well as the sticky toffee pudding

Thank Willitsgoodtotalk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great lunch sat out on the terrace. The portions were very large, beautifully cooked and delicious.

Thank add144
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Came over with a few friends and had a pretty good meal. Service was a bit slow but to be fair it was a busy night. Cannot argue with the value or the quality of the meal though. If anything, the view s really great....More

Thank Smurf52
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Good location overlooking a big bay with a typical pub food menu. Service was good and the food adequate and reasonable value. The atmosphere was lively.

Thank MattyOakmere
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

If you want traditional pub grub then this is the place to go . Service is average and food ok unfortunately they put the tables so close together that is difficult to have a conversation With the people you are with Won't rush back rather...More

Thank happyeater449
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Houmet Tavern with its panoramic views of the bay is a wonderful place to dine or just to go for a drink. There's an extensive menu with something to suit everyone, always check the specials !! Extensive bar with wine that's not overly priced. Highly...More

Thank RacJac
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

We took mum here today for an early Mothers Day lunch and had a great table overlooking Grands Harve Bay. The view was stunning and we appreciated seeing the wind picking up and blowing the sea up into 'White Horses' peaks! Had a great meal,...More

1  Thank Nic666
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

My family's meal was OK mine was poor I had the double burger and it was overcooked and tough the cow must have died of old age The fish and chips was excellent the sausage and mash good the vegan menu was poor

Thank lmpottery
Reviewed 28 February 2017

We have been to the Houmet Tavern a number of times for family lunches, February 2017 being the most recent. The menu is already extensive, however there is always a specials board too which gives regular customers something new to try. I would describe the...More

Thank DWadley1980
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Linda L
Do you have disabled or wheelchair access?
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.
Linda L
If we are staying here for a few days, where is the closest car park? Is this an attended, secure park or 24 hour open public car park? Thank you.
7 May 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$28
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
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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