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The Bar & Canteen

The Waterfront Centre, St. Helier, JE2 3WF +44 1539555212

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Main course: £11
Food spend: £20
Opening hours
Monday to Sunday: 11:00 - 23:00

The staff were very attentive and helpful. Pleasant surroundings. Food Exellent we had a varied menu steak, chicken ribs and burgers.

Neil Hunt 29 December 2016
from Jersey Marine

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Right on the waterfront, The Bar & Canteen in Jersey is a sleek glass-fronted eatery boasting one of St Helier’s largest terraces, perfect to enjoy its British food in al fresco style. Laid-back and contemporary inside and out, The Bar & Canteen boasts fresh local seafood, exotic cocktails and fine world wines.

The seasonal Bar & Canteen menu may include squid and tempura king prawns, fillet of salmon on crab linguine, or feta, butternut squash and potato gnocchi. Slow cooked lamb shank and chargrilled calves’ liver with spring onion mash are among more hearty choices.

There is a great range of bar food too, with The Bar & Canteen famed for its spicy buffalo wings, nachos and Greek mezze platters. Local delicacies feature too, with fresh Jersey mussels part of a big seafood selection, a speciality at The Bar & Canteen restaurant.

The Bar & Canteen has a large selection of continental beers, and the island’s award-winning Liberation Ale. With a great range of steaks, burgers and delicious diner-style desserts, there is a huge choice of dining at The Bar & Canteen in St Helier.

The Bar & Canteen

The Waterfront Centre, St. Helier, JE2 3WF

Contact +44 1534789431
Reservations +44 1539555212

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Customer reviews for The Bar & Canteen

4.2 (((() (based on 60 reviews)
95% of diners recommend this restaurant
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  • dinner (51)
  • lunch (34)
  • value (28)
  • al fresco (22)
  • large parties (19)
  • trendy (16)
  • child friendly (12)
  • business (8)
  • private dining (7)
  • afternoon tea (6)
  • views (5)
  • luxury (3)
  • entertainment (2)
  • romantic (2)
  • breakfast (1)
  • ((((* 9 January 2017 by Graham Toudic from jersey

    fine ribs

  • ((((( 29 December 2016 by Neil Hunt from Jersey Marine

    The staff were very attentive and helpful. Pleasant surroundings. Food Exellent we had a varied menu steak, chicken ribs and burgers.

  • ((((( 21 December 2016 by Stephanie Yong from JERSEY

    Lovely ambient, great service, good food portion.

  • ((((( 12 December 2016 by Jean Bishop from St Helier

    Always amazing food at good prices

  • ((((( 12 December 2016 by Jo Taylor from St Helier

    We had a lovely meal and thought the service was excellent.

  • ((((( 7 December 2016 by Lynn Davey from Folkestone

    Lovely restaurant, have used before when visiting Jersey.
    Food excellent, well cooked. Great range of dishes

  • (((** 28 November 2016 by Katherine from St Helier

    I would recommend the restaurant for dining or drinks before or after a film. My prawn starter was delicious but the tuna was overcooked. The seats are truly dreadful. The plastic cushions that have been added to raise the diner to reasonable table height feel like incontinence cushions. They are cold and we had trouble stopping ourselves from sliding down. In fact a smaller friend of mine nearly disappeared under the table. Also being bucket seats there is nowhere to hang your coat and no coat rack elsewhere we were told so we unhappily had to put them on the floor!

  • ((((( 9 November 2016 by Yvonne Le signe from Jersey Marine

    Good food/Good price/good service and ambience

  • ((((( 8 November 2016 by June Richardson from Jersey Marine

    We had a lovely evening the starter was excellent and the main was very good. Our waitress was so friendly always had a smile she mad us feel very welcome.

  • ((((( 28 October 2016 by Susie Cooper from Jersey

    Good service food was lovely

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