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“Good basic”
4 of 5 bubbles Review of The Falcon Carvery - CLOSED

The Falcon Carvery
Price range: US$10 - US$36
Cuisines: British, Seafood
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Dining options: Dinner, Buffet, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Description: The Falcon Carvery Restaurant at Le Friquet HotelOne of the most popular restaurants in Guernsey. The restaurant offers a wide choice of menus to suit most tastes:The popular Falcon CarveryOur fixed price table d'hote menuSuperb a' la Carte menuOur blackboard offering the finest Guernsey fish, shellfish and seafood.A very reasonably priced wine listLocally born Head Chef Ian Carre has been at Le Friquet Hotel for over twelve years.The Hotel Bar stays open all day and leads out on to the patio, the heated swimming pool and private gardens
London, United Kingdom
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286 reviews
179 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
“Good basic”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2013

Our second visit to this restaurant and as before had the carvery. Have to say vegetables not quite as good as I remembered but otherwise a good choice if you don't want something too complicated. As before excellent waiting and reception staff

  • Visited July 2013
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66 reviews from our community

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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Any
English first
Leicester
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50 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
“Average”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2013

meat was good everything else was overcooked! Limited choice of meat, same cut all week. Gravy same for beef as for turkey.

Visited July 2013
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Thank smeaty
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Prachuap Khiri Khan, Thailand
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“early dinner”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2013

went for a carvery with family, food very nice, but the chef a little tight when serving the meat, good selection service very good well priced and a good sweet menu

Visited May 2013
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Thank Andydonkey o
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St Ives
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77 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
“Good Food, Good Wine & Good Friendly Service”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2013

I really don't know how they do it for the price. Whether it is the specials, carvery, a la carte, table d'hote or seafood platter the food is very good and at a very low price. Wine is very reasonable by the bottle and there is a good selection of beers and ciders.

Occasionally there is a lack of attention to detail when a sauce is missed on a meal or the vegetables are a little too under-done but this is good traditional Guernsey food rather than Michelin -style

Visited June 2013
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Thank terry2ts
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Warrington, United Kingdom
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108 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
“Lovely”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2013

Great service, great staff and great food. I chose not to eat from the carvery and had fresh from the menu. Seafood is fresh and a delight and staff are happy to go off menu if they have the produce.
Menu is just right. Not too much choice but enough to suit all tastes with daily specials.
I'd certainly go back when I'm next on the island.

Visited June 2013
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Thank Phill T
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