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El Tico Beach Cantina

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Mexican, Seafood, Gastropub
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La Grande Route des Mielles, St. Peter JE3 7FN
0044 1534 482009
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Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Lunch, Breakfast, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Always Excellent

Another great meal complimented by stunning views across the bay. It's always excellent at El Tico..

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
LFarnham
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Jersey, United Kingdom
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Jersey, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Another great meal complimented by stunning views across the bay. It's always excellent at El Tico..

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Thank LFarnham
Brighton, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brilliant. We went with a big group of friends, some were arriving at the airport (up the road) at the same time we were booked for lunch. The staff were happy with this (probably because we were a big group). The food was excellent, the setting perfect. Everyone enjoyed what they had, the only complaint was people saying "I wish... More 

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Thank Tim H
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always visit when we are on the west coast, always very busy which creates a great atmosphere. We popped in for breakfast and even though it had been open a few minutes it was already filling up. The food is great and a varied selection for most tastes. The views as you would imagine are spectacular.

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Thank Richard J
Ashford, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

During our first 'grown up holiday' alone together, my boyfriend and I visited El Ticos (mainly cause I kept telling him it's mentioned in a Bergerac episode!) it was my second visit here but my bf's first. Best thing was being able to order a milkshake and a glass of wine (cause that's what grown ups do, right!?) We settled... More 

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Thank OlanaTH
London, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015 via mobile

It is a popular restaurant both for tourists and local. We have been waiting for 1 hour when came in the noon. Staffs are helpful and nice. The food was quite good. 这家餐厅有无敌海景,位置偏远,最好有自驾或安排车辆前往。我们等了一个小时的位,菜品性价比高,是一个值得推荐的去处。

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Durban, South Africa
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015 via mobile

Best Eggs Benedict ever. Perfect eggs, well presented and the service prompt. Highly recommended. £7.95

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Thank Stephen M
Cheshire
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30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2015 via mobile

Great atmosphere- sea views. Food very tasty and different I had a burger - house special it was delicious. Downside - drafty windows, service not very attentive.

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Thank Deanowoo
Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
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151 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2015

This restaurant is a very busy one. The seating is mainly on benches. The staff appear stressed as they strive to deal with all the people. Tables were not as clean as they should be. The food was ok. We had to wait a while for water to be served but the wine appeared very quickly. The food arrived hot.... More 

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Thank Stella-Dot
Ely, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2015

This restaurant should be your first and last stop when visiting Jersey! They serve everything from breakfast to full meals. The seafood is especially amazing - we ate mussels which were perfectly cooked and probably the best I have ever eaten. What's nicer than walking along St Ouen's beach after a superb lunch?

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Thank Angela P
UK
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38 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2015

I just LOVE THIS PLACE, stunning location overlooking the bay, you can eat in or out, real authentic cantina experience, open kitchens, fantastic menu choices and the food is just awesome, expect to be full, you get a real decent portion of everything. Muscles are my 'got to have it' dish here, everything is so fresh. Try the beautiful speciality... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: La Grande Route des Mielles, St. Peter JE3 7FN
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Channel Islands  >  Jersey  >  St. Peter
  • Phone Number: 0044 1534 482009

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican, Seafood, Gastropub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget, Scenic view, Families with children

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