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Cafe Louise

10-11 Gorey Pier, St. Martin JE3 6EW
07797 849 535
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Ranked #9 of 10 restaurants in St. Martin
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Most recent review
- Feb 24, 2014
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42 reviews from our community

64% Recommend
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  • English first
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English first
St. Helier, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

The board outside this well placed cafe promised Jersey Cream teas but the experience inside was a great disappointment. Grey weak tea, a round object that was supposed to be a scone but looked pale, uninteresting and had a strange soft texture. The tables were dirty and the staff disinterested, in fact one was on the telephone planing a holiday!... More

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Billericay, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

Went for light lunch but cakes were irresistible. Try the chocolate fudge cake and the soup/sandwich combo.

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Helsinki, Southern Finland, Finland
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

After visisiting the Gorey castle, we had lunch here. I had soup and crab sandwich combo and my wife had haggis. We both enjoyed the food very much and recommend those dishes. For children, there was very little to offer and the waitress/owner (?) was not really interested in working on that either. However, all together good local food experience... More

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Paris, France
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

when we walked into the coffee was okay, enjoyed the wonderful crab, but not like the way he spoke to the cook with a lot of stress. It was not fair Mrs. Luise was doing with the cook but otherwise everything was fine. It was very good hope to return soon enjoyed the lunch was wonderful. Thank you Andy.

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Clapham, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

One grumpy/distracted waitress eventually took our order, the result was a mundane scone. There was a sign saying that service was not included and nor should it have been as there wasn't any. Though don't get me wrong, the oddness did add some aspect of charm. The view is excellent. 

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Horsley, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

Worst cream tea we have had. Scones were dry and the cream was whipped suspect it was whipping cream and not double, there was barely enough cream for half a scone. Lemon polenta cake was gritty and did not taste of lemon at all. Tea was weak but plentiful. Very disappointing

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Brighton, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

This humble little cafe lies at the bottom of Gorey Castle, over looking the quaint little harbour at the east of the Island. My family and I stopped by early one afternoon for a spot of lunch. We were quite hungry after exploring the castle (and it's many many steps) so opted to go to this small, yet very busy... More

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Dundee, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

Went to cafe Louise in Gorey every time we visit and true it's small and simple but this time it was pretty dirty. The tables hadn't been wiped down in between customers and the place was full of flies with no attempt to get rid of them. I know it's difficult in high summer but hello there is such a... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
20 reviews 20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013 via mobile

In a great location at the foot of mont orgueil castle but it doesn't make best use of this on two levels 1) food 2) service. Apparently it is table service, which it doesn't tell you on the outside. You have to go in to be told in a tone that makes you feel like a naughty schoolboy. My wife... More

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

Had a cream tea which was the worst we have ever eaten. The scones were dry, tasteless and must have been full of additives as they gave us dreadul indigestion. We are amazed that other reviewers found them to be delicious - maybe they need to try some proper home-made ones? They tasted like they had been made from a... More

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