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Houmet Tavern

$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub
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Grande Havre Bay, Castel GY6 8AR
+44 1481 242214
10:00 - 00:45
Closed now
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Sun 12:00 - 20:00
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 00:45
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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went with family. The choice on the menu was good, not too many dishes to confuse. There were several specials on the board. The staff were very helpful, polite and professional. We had a good meal, in a good atmosphere. The pub has plenty of parking, please note there are several steps upto the door. Would have been a five... More 

Thank ExiledDonkey
Guernsey, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a lovely meal with family today, no rush and service really good, nothing was to much trouble, big portions so take doggy bag if you find it to much, (plus the 10th person was free)...

Thank Simongci
West Midlands, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited the Houmet Tavern three times, once for a meal and drink and twice for a drink. The meal was bland and tasteless. The first beer was very nice, the second time they had no draft beer and the third time the only beer was not very nice. Disappointing.

Thank Maurice S
Dorset, UK
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

Great choice of beers and to watch football but sadly the restaurant menu very expensive to previous visits over 23 years. More expensive than hotel nearby. Will still use on future visits for beers / sport but not for eating.

Thank Ronnie B
Maidstone, United Kingdom
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109 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

What a find with no pubs on this island! Had two lunches here and such good friendly service. Food was good, big portions so think twice about a starter!

Thank Angela O
Chorley, United Kingdom
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78 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

Called in for lunch on a round tour of the island towards the end of our holiday. I think we would have gone back again for more meals had we discovered it earlier in our stay. There was a good selection of food on the menu and it was home cooked food so worth the wait for it to appear.... More 

Thank kja24092011
Guernsey, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Have visited this place several times good food for a pub quite a number of tables quite close together so not that much room staff Good ideal if you want a pub meal the thing that is excellent about the place is the wonderful view

Thank happyeater449
Worthing, United Kingdom
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128 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

The Houmet Tavern sits proudly above the road looking out across the stunning Grande Havre Bay. You can sit inside or outside in the Conservatory which has a sliding roof. A really good variety of well cooked food, decent wine and refreshing beers. The service is friendly an efficient. We will be back.

Thank Terry B
Jersey, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

Arrived in Guernsey on holiday during late evening and managed to be seated and served on a friday night before 9 pm with no fuss for evening meal with kids. Plenty of parking, easy to find on the coast road. The menu was very varied and food was of a high standard. Young staff were attentive and efficient. Would eat... More 

Thank xenon308daily
Lyon, France
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

We turned up to a full house but the staff managed to find the 6 of us a table. The food was pretty good and the staff very friendly.

Thank Nickygail

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 18 - USD 28
Bar, British, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
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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St Peter Port, United Kingdom
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?