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La Grande Mare Hotel

Vazon Coast Road, Catel, Castel GY5 7LL
+44 1481 256576
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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CUISINES
British, International, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Vazon Coast Road, Catel, Castel GY5 7LL
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Reviewed December 17, 2017 via mobile

We booked for a meal and were given their Christmas Menu. It was a great surprise and was excellent value. Food was good. Staff were attentive and we had a lovely meal. We would eat here again.

Thank Ian1234Uk
Simon V, Owner at La Grande Mare Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded December 20, 2017

Thank you Ian1234Uk for taking the time to post youir lovely review on the Sunday lunch you enjoyed with us recently.We look forward to welcoming you back again soon.

Reviewed December 8, 2017

I always look forward to eating at the place, good choice for tennerfest, good service and good amosphere and good food what more could you ask for.

Thank Willitsgoodtotalk
Simon V, Owner at La Grande Mare Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded December 20, 2017

Thank you willitsgoodtotalk for the kind review and we are delighted that you enjoyed your meal with us at LGM The Hotel is open all year round and we do look forward to welcoming you back again soon.

Reviewed November 19, 2017

This is a review for The Dining Room at La Grande Mare. A large group of us booked a table for the Tennerfest. We arrived on a very busy night and it may be because of this that it took about an hour before our...More

Thank Big B
Simon V, Owner at La Grande Mare Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded November 24, 2017

Dear Big B Thank you for the review it was great to read how much you enjoyed your tennerfest dinner with us ,I have shared your revue with the team to try and improve on the issues raised. As the Hotel is open all year...More

Reviewed November 17, 2017 via mobile

We recently purchased a QuidsIn deal for La Grande Mare and we were thrilled with our room. We paid £149 for an overnight stay, afternoon tea, Dinner and Breakfast, with full use of their leisure facility. For an extra £20 we upgraded to a luxury...More

Thank Phillip L
Simon V, Owner at La Grande Mare Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded November 24, 2017

Dear Phillip L Delighted to read how much you enjoyed your recent stay with us and many thanks for taking the time to write such a great review. It looks like Twinkle our cat lost us a star on this occasion due to her rather...More

Reviewed November 8, 2017

Thirteen of us enjoyed a lunch to celebrate a Golden Wedding. The service was very good and the staff really pleasant. The setting was excellent as was the seating as we had to accommodate a wheelchair guest. As most of the arrangements were done from...More

Thank Jacqueline M
Simon V, Owner at La Grande Mare Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded November 9, 2017

Thank you so much Jacqueline M for the great review and congratulations on the Golden Wedding Anniversary.We are open all year round at La Grande Mare Hotel,Golf and Country Club and you would be most welcome should you decide to return in the future.

Reviewed October 23, 2017

My wife and I took advantage of a deal locally for afternoon tea, evening meal, overnight stay and breakfast. I must say that everything was first class from the moment we arrived. The staff were all very friendly, helpful and attentive, the food was excellent...More

Thank Bonzo321
Simon V, Owner at La Grande Mare Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded October 27, 2017

Hey there Bonzo 321 Well what lovely words you have posted there when you took a bit of time to share your experience of La Grande Mare Hotel,Golf and Country Club . We thank you for this and have shared your review with the team...More

Reviewed October 10, 2017

This is probably our 10th stay at the Grande Mare. We had a great overnight stay with friends, paid extra for the Penthouse Suites and were very happy with the facilities, staff and most of the food. Afternoon tea was sumptuous and the evening meal...More

Thank Stevebacon
Simon V, Owner at La Grande Mare Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded October 13, 2017

Hey Steve -Thank you for the positive and helpful review we are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and we have taken notes on what you feel we need to improve on. This has been shared with the team as we feel if...More

Reviewed September 20, 2017 via mobile

We were taken there by friends, the service was attentive but not overpowering. The set dinner menu was excellent value for money.More

Thank Chris P
Simon V, Owner at La Grande Mare Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2017

Thank you Chris P for the glowing review.Your comments are noted and I am sure will help others looking for a decent venue in which to dine. We pride ourselves on decent food,polite and friendly service and indeed value for money. Next Sunday will see...More

Reviewed September 12, 2017

Booked for lunch ( in the Club) over the phone, sadly the receptionist didn't pass the booking through so when we arrived there was...no booking... a long wait to be seated ( with my 90 year old mother who started to fret somewhat. A major...More

Thank Peter L
Simon V, Owner at La Grande Mare Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2017

Hi Peter Sorry for any confusion over your booking,most people just pop into the Club spontaneously.We do take bookings for our Brasserie and main Restaurant the Dining Room. Having shared the contents of your review with my team we have noted your comments -LGM can...More

Reviewed August 3, 2017

Have eaten here many times when in Guernsey, and always take advantage of the set menu in the brasserie. This time, there was only a choice of three dishes for each of courses, rather than the usual five. Could have chosen from the a la...More

Thank kay j
Simon V, Owner at La Grande Mare Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2017

Hi Kay j and thank you for the review. You can order from the Deck menu which has a massive amount of choice -Such sa steaks,salads,Lobster on it and our set three course menu -the Summer Sizler ,al be it more compact, is still available...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$14 - $40
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vazon Coast Road, Catel, Castel GY5 7LL
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Channel Islands  >  Guernsey  >  Castel
  • Phone Number: +44 1481 256576
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Description
La Grande Mare offers its guests a wide choice of dining options from the sophistication of the main restaurant through to the more relaxed and popular Brasserie or the busy "Members club"Each has its own particular style,menu and appeal.All were completely refurbished during the early months of 2010 and their modern contemporary style has proved overwhelmingly popular with guests-be they visitors to the Island or local residents.Our exclusive chef sources as many ingredients as possible from local suppliers with locally caught fish and shellfish being strongly featured.Menus changes on a regular basis and at La Grande Mare we strive to provide our guests with a dining experience that delivers quality and value for money in an enviroment that enhances the total experience.
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