Guernsey’s cuisine is renowned for its excellent quality and diversity. Enjoy locally caught fish in St Peter Port or in a more coastal setting and discover the wealth of restaurants dotted around the island, each will provide a fantastic dining experience.
In the summer season, local organisation, Taste Guernsey www.tasteguernsey.com works closely with various restaurants including Fermain Valley Hotel to promote the high quality and dining experience in Guernsey. Seafront Sundays are popular days out for locals and visitors alike, where the St Peter Port seafront is closed to traffic and local eateries spill out onto the street to offer the very best food. In 2014, Seafront Sundays are on the following dates: July 13th, August 10th and September 7th. Between September 4th – 7th, enjoy the Taste Guernsey Festival which showcases the very best in local food and skills. Look out for special festival menus too where many restaurants around Guernsey support the Taste Guernsey ethos.
From live demonstrations and tasting events to pop-up stands throughout St Peter Port, it’s a great event to get all the family involved and one not to be missed.
One of the biggest events of the year is the Tennerfest in October with most restaurants extending into November. A huge number of restaurants and hotels participate, including the Fermain Valley Hotel’s two restaurants, offering a two or three course menu for as little as £10. It is a super opportunity to eat your way around Guernsey, trying a different restaurant nearly every night. The Tennerfest is very popular with locals, so it’s best to check out the Tennerfest website and book your spaces well in advance.