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El Tico Beach Cantina

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El Tico La Grande Route des Mielles, St Peter JE3 7FN
+44 1534 482009
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St Helens, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have lost count of the number of times we have eaten in this excellent, informal restaurant looking out over the longest beach on the island. We can safely say that there have NEVER been any reasons to complain. On an island filled with good restaurants this one stands out as well worth a detour. Queuing is inevitable at peak... More 

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Derby, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Every time we come to Jersey we always head straight for El Tico. Love the crab linguine, the tempura prawns and the squid rings. The food is fab and the service pretty quick too :)

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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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93 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Just loved everything about this restaurant. It sits on the St Ouens bay and has the most fabulous views of this stunning bay. Table bookings are only taken during the winter months but we seldom had to wait very long for a table. The rustic wooden tables and benches are immaculate and the menu serves as your placemat. There are... More 

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

best French toast ever for breakfast in this surfy vibe cantina. coffees and breakfast of extremely delicious quality and friendly efficient staff. Such an amazing menu and hard to choose but great range of healthy and naughty treats :-) The view of the beach is just stunning and could have sat all day chilling at this little gem.

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1 Thank Spencer4
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43 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a beautiful lunch with my Aunty, the jersey burger was amazing and a bit of calamari as a starter was a great treat. Sat inside but stunning views enjoyed. Prices very good and service excellent, we had much attention and I would go again without a doubt! Loved it so much I bought a tote bag for lunches back... More 

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Jersey
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've eaten here quite a few times now and i cannot fault the food and service at El Tico's. It's a really popular place for people to meet up and taken in the spectacular scenery as this is a a prime locations for surfers. Sometimes you will need to wait to be seated especially at weekends. The food is always... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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183 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Start with the positive: the view and location are great. But that's where is ends... Service was horrible to barely existent. Items were forgotten, nonchalant attitude, zero apologies. They never cleared the dirty dishes so we piled dishes on the end of the table making it quite obvious, but when the waitress came to ask us about dessert we asked... More 

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Napier, New Zealand
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222 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What an excellent place for brunch. This vibrant and busy restaurant has stunning views across St Ouen's Bay. A little bit of a Mexican lean but plenty of more traditional dishes available. This place is really busy so consider booking, this said they are fast and efficient.

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Edinburgh, Scotland
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150 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our friends took us here as they had been told there were good vegan options. However, when we arrived we were offered several things that were not vegan and eventually told there was only one thing on the menu that was vegan (porridge with coconut milk). It was very disappointing. However, we read a review later that day from another... More 

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jersey
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1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Four of us came for lunch today sadly only three meals arrived notified the waiter who assured me he would sort it.My friends were half way through their meal still no sign of mine, at this stage i simply cancelled my order left my friends to eat and went to Big Verns.I know mistakes in orders can happen but the... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Cuisine
Seafood, British, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: El Tico La Grande Route des Mielles, St Peter JE3 7FN
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Channel Islands  >  Jersey  >  St Peter
  • Phone Number: +44 1534 482009

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?