Tom Moore's Tavern

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Built in 1652 as a private home and renovated as a restaurant just over 100 years ago, Tom Moore's Tavern is the oldest restaurant on the island of Bermuda.

Food
Tom Moore's Tavern

Tom Moore's Tavern offers a three course meal of an appetizer followed by a soup and salad, and completed by the main course. Main course options include several seafood dishes, roasted quail, chicken, and pork tenderloin. Overall, the menu is continental and popular items include fresh mussels in a white wine sauce or a nice foie gras with fig preserve. Also popular is the daily fresh fish prepared different way every day, the succulent filet mignon that is very tender, the pork tenderloin, and the fresh salmon.

Among other things, Tom Moore's Tavern specializes in seafood with Continental twists. Guests celebrating a special occasion or planning a romantic date will love that this restaurant is considered to be of "fine dining" standards. This eatery is open for dinner only, so plan ahead to catch their brief service.

Ambiance

Tom Moore's Tavern

As previously mentioned, the restaurant is the oldest on the island. It was built in 1652 and remains in its original state with casement windows and a fireplace in all cedar wood. The chairs in a nice tapetry and the 36 tables covered in white table cloths. Outside they have a nice terrace overlooking the Walsingham Bay were there is an additional 16 tables of 10 as well as a covered patio outside where they have eight tables of 10.

Location

Located in Castle Harbour, 5.7 miles northeast of Hamilton, Tom Moore's Tavern is located at Bailey's Bay. Residents and vacationers checking out St. George might also think about dining here, since it is 3.1 miles to the south west of town.

Vacationers can merge their restaurant visit with excellent sightseeing opportunities by visiting one of the region's many close-by attractions, such as Blue Hole Hill Park.

One benefit of stopping or staying in the area near this location is Bailey's Bay, which is nearby beach where the entire family can relax.

Nearby Restaurants

If you and your group are in the mood for another place to eat with similar menu items and/or a similar price range, there are several nearby options to choose between, including Griffin's Bistro.

Then again, if you're looking for a change of pace, this part of St. David's Island provides a large selection of restaurants, where you will find many different cuisine styles and menu items. For example, you could also try eclectic cuisine at The Point Restaurant & Terrace, which is three quarters of a mile southeast.

Credit Cards and Other Info

Tom Moore's Tavern accepts the following credit cards: American Express and Visa.

Contact Info

Location: Walsingham Lane, Castle Harbour, St. David's Island

Phone: (441) 293-8020

Secondary Phone: (441) 293-4222

Website: http://www.tommoores.com/

Email: bfiocca@ibl.bm

 

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