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Driftwood Beach Cafe

Grand Route de la Cote La Route de La Cote, Archirondel, St Martin, St. Helier JE3 6DR
+44 1534 852157
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good42%
  • Average0%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“cobb salad” (4 reviews)
“sandwiches” (3 reviews)
“crab” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly
Grand Route de la Cote La Route de La Cote, Archirondel, St Martin, St. Helier JE3 6DR
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We visit this cafe every year we come to Jersey. The guy who owns it is so friendly & always makes time for a chat with his customers - most of which are islanders who go every week. The food is always top notch &...More

Thank Julie C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On a sunny day it's good to book for this small cafe by the sandy bay. Inside is a bar and ice cream freezer, with a couple of tables. Outside, more tables overlooking the beach. The service was good and the food was very good,...More

Thank maggie9
Reviewed July 17, 2017 via mobile

On the recommendation of a pal of mine who lives in St Saviour, we visited the driftwood. If you are lucky enough to be there when the sun is out it really is a nice place to be. My particular highlight was the fresh &...More

Thank nufcnick
Reviewed May 8, 2017

Popped in here for a cuppa and to get out of the rain for a while when out walking, but ended up staying for lunch cos the food looked good and there was a lively buzz to the place. Food was good and reasonably priced,...More

Thank Kathryn S
Reviewed March 14, 2017

I went to purchase two slices of cake to take away on 9th March. The man whom served me called me by my name and I asked how he knew my name, and he pointed out to me that I had my work's name badge...More

Thank hey123775
Reviewed December 22, 2016 via mobile

A wonderful cafe in a gorgeous location . Tucked away with the views of the sea . . A real sun trap in the summer !!!! The menu is fantastic from local fish to sandwiches . The food is yuuuumy ! The staff are so...More

1  Thank ImooM
Reviewed September 3, 2016

Stopped in for a coffee which is the best coffee I have had on the old island, the service was good and I would have liked to stayed longer and sampled the food but had to keep on walking.

1  Thank Idlea
Reviewed August 25, 2016

food was typical beach cafe fare I can recommend the all day breakfast and also the burgers. On sunny days you may have to queue for a table outside, but they do takeaway if you're having a beach day. Service was good. Views of the...More

1  Thank Mike J
Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

Good food, cracking view Got to go here just for the view if nothing else. Can't beat it! Lovely quiet spot for a chill out.

1  Thank S77pag
Reviewed August 3, 2016

Good food with great views. Only let down a little by the slightly at heel appearance (my memory of many years ago is that the serving area especially was much nicer) and old plastic tables that have seen better days.

1  Thank xydancer
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Steven B
August 9, 2017|
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Response from maggie9 | Reviewed this property |
I would think that they do do gluten free meals. We were only there for coffee and cake, but they do lunches, cooked freshly, so I'm sure that gluten free could be obtained. Have you tried the restaurant directly?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grand Route de la Cote La Route de La Cote, Archirondel, St Martin, St. Helier JE3 6DR
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Channel Islands  >  Jersey  >  St. Helier
  • Phone Number: +44 1534 852157
In a delightful small bay about 200 yds off the coast road. Brilliant
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