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La Bastille

35 Queen Street, St Helier JE2 4WD
+44 1534 874059
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (35 reviews)
“chorizo” (10 reviews)
“mini burgers” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
European, French, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
35 Queen Street, St Helier JE2 4WD
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1 - 10 of 109 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Can't fault this restaurant for the service and staff. Food was fab too, we went for lots of starters and then desserts because we couldn't choose.

Thank debponeskis
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I can't believe this place isn't rated in the top ten, it's a top restaurant/bar in a good location and the food is top draw great food and service is excellent food portions not .massive but really tasty and well presented deff go here again...More

Thank Anthony M
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Occupying a prominent street corner site in St. Helier, the outside seating area is a great place to while away time watching the world pass by, whether with a morning cup of their excellent coffee or with something alcoholic, cold and refreshing later in the...More

Thank richardmk84
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

This bar and restaurant has been around forever and continues to prove itself as a go to venue for the locals. If you can get a seat outside it's good for people watching. They've now extended the bar menu beyond tapas, which are delicious by...More

Thank Christine J
Reviewed 16 September 2017

It was a nice restaurant, I found it quite quirky. I had the chicken with cep mushroom, sweetcorn, broccoli and leg meat croquette. Very nice, very fine dining plate of food. It was small but very flavoursome. My brother had the pizza which looked delicious...More

Thank Rosy H
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely steak here last night. Staff lovely service good would definitely recommend this restaurant. Ok

Thank annieireland179
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Called in for a drink because it was raining -ended up having an early (ish) lunch . White bait ( pile) mini burgers (3) mini steak - (1 sliced up ) tripled cooked chips (2 off) O.M.G excellent service and drinks and food to die...More

Thank Neil C
Edward W, General Manager at La Bastille, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2017

Hi Neil, thanks for coming in, I'm glad you had such a brilliant time here, I hope we'll see you again soon!

Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Everything from salmon starter to goats cheese sandwich and mini-burgers was excellent! Really good place in the center of St. Helier, Jersey. Should go!

Thank Markus R
Edward W, General Manager at La Bastille, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2017

Hi Markus, thanks for the great review, looking forward to welcoming you back at La Bastille!

Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

We looked at other restaurants for an hour before we found La Bastille - nowhere else had the combination of relaxed atmosphere, fab menu, outdoor seating and music - it had a lovely unpretentious yet sophisticated atmosphere. The staff were absolutely fantastic and so helpful....More

Thank Niall M
Edward W, General Manager at La Bastille, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Hi Niall, thank you for coming in and thank you for such a great review! It was a pleasure having you here, I hope you'll both be back soon!

Reviewed 4 July 2017

A Wednesday night but still quite busy, staff attentive without being intrusive. Food absolutely fantastic

Thank sheilaW6912WQ
Edward W, General Manager at La Bastille, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2017

Hi Sheila, thanks very much for the review, it certainly was a busy Wednesday! I'm glad you had a good time here, and we're looking forward to seeing you again soon

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Private Dining
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 Queen Street, St Helier JE2 4WD
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Channel Islands  >  Jersey  >  St Helier
  • Phone Number: +44 1534 874059
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Restaurant and wine bar serving fabulous local, fresh food and the finest wines & craft beers.
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