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La Barbarie Restaurant

Saints Bay Road, St Martins, GY4 6ES
+44 1481 235217
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Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“scallops” (10 reviews)
“cheese board” (5 reviews)
“local fish” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
British, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Saints Bay Road, St Martins, GY4 6ES
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1 - 10 of 88 reviews

Reviewed 1 June 2017

I've just spent 5 nights at La Barbarie and ate here on each night. The restaurant has a wonderful range of dishes, There is a table d'hote menu with options change nightly, an a'la carte menu, there are specials. There is lots of local fish...More

Thank Pete D
AFBC, General Manager at La Barbarie Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Dear Pete D Thanks for this wonderful review of our Restaurant. Our Chefs and Restaurant team take great pride in delivering great food and friendly service and your comments are a great boost to us all.

Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

A wonderful evening meal. There were various options available. One course 'Early Bird Special' at £9.95. A very varied choice of about 20 main courses. An Aa La Carte menu or a three course meal at £25.95 We chose the latter. There were 5/6 choices...More

Thank Brierfielders
AFBC, General Manager at La Barbarie Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Dear Brierfielders Thank you for taking the time post this fabulous review. My team and I are delighted that you both enjoyed your meals with us and that Raivis continues to suggest excellent value wines for our guests. Thanks again for recommending us.

Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

It's lovely that La Barbarie is open again, with some familiar faces among the staff. Our scallops, crab bisque, brill and lamb cutlets were out of this world! Good wines too available by the glass. A really good evening there, thank you!More

Thank Lawnturtle
AFBC, General Manager at La Barbarie Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2017

Dear Lawnturtle Thank you for coming back in now that we are open. It is always very humbling to see so many regular guests come in as soon as we open the doors each season. Chef and his team together with Ivo and Raivis do...More

Reviewed 1 April 2017

Always eat here when in Guernsey. Lunch menu very good value, with a choice of two or three courses, or choose daily specials from 'the board'....or go 'A La Carte'. Staff charming and attentive.

Thank kay j
AFBC, General Manager at La Barbarie Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2017

Dear kay j Thank you for taking the time to write such a great review. See you next time you are in Guernsey

Reviewed 31 March 2017

The restaurant in the hotel is amazing! friendly, attentive staff- nothing is too much trouble. We have visited this restaurant on an annual basis for the last 9 years and have never been disappointed. The food is excellent - cooked to perfection - I cannot...More

Thank dianne r
AFBC, General Manager at La Barbarie Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2017

Dear dianne r My Chef, all the team and I thank you for such a positive review. Glad we keep on delivering each year for you and looking forward to your tenth anniversary!

Reviewed 28 October 2016

Was staying at La Barbarie on a B&B basis although an evening meal was included for the first night. Both table d'hote and a la carte were available and on first night we had the table d'hote. This was excellent. Whilst staying at the hotel...More

Thank MalcolmSWokingham
AFBC, General Manager at La Barbarie Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2017

Dear MalcolmSWokingham Sorry for the late response, my thanks for posting such a great review and all your kind comments.

Reviewed 18 October 2016

Unrushed, Friendly, Accomodating and well worth a visit. We had the benefit of the "Tennerfest" menu which is great value. Excellent food, good wine selection at sensible prices. The restaurant is set out with different areas to enhance the private dining experience.

Thank IAN S
AFBC, General Manager at La Barbarie Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2016

Dear Ian S Thanks for posting this very positive review following your meal. The Tennerfest menu always offers excellent value for money and we are delighted that you enjoyed the experience and of course our "sensibly" priced wine list.

Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

There is a certain charm to this hotel from the moment you walk in there is a smile and a welcome. More menu options that you can shake a stick at, from the summer Seafood menu to catch of the day to a la carte...More

1  Thank ThewalkersScotland
AFBC, General Manager at La Barbarie Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2016

Dear ThewalkersScotland Thank you for posting this excellent review. I am delighted that you enjoyed your evening, sampled some wonderful local seafood and were well looked after by our dedicated team. We look forward to the possibility of welcoming you to La Barbarie on future...More

Reviewed 15 July 2016

We visited this restaurant twice during our 5 day stay in Guernsey. On both occasions we were delighted with the choice and quality of the food! The staff are wonderful. The only problem we had was obtaining a booking at a very popular restaurant- deservedly...More

Thank pyperLancashire
AFBC, General Manager at La Barbarie Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2016

Dear pyperLancashire Thank you for your kind review and positive feedback. I hope you had a wonderful time in Guernsey and thanks for visiting La Barbarie during your stay.

Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

My wife dined at La Barbarie during our week in the Channel Islands. We chose the restaurant after reading the reviews and studying the online menus. We were also influenced by Rick Stein's comment that the lobster was the best he had ever tasted. We...More

1  Thank Margaret J
AFBC, Manager at La Barbarie Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2016

Dear Margaret Thank you for your review. I am sorry that your evening started in this way. It is very unusual for guests to sit at any random table before we open the Restaurant at 5.30 pm. My receptionist should have been clearer and shown...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Saints Bay Road, St Martins, GY4 6ES
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Channel Islands  >  Guernsey
  • Phone Number: +44 1481 235217
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