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Le Sereno Restaurant

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Grand Cul de Sac BP 19, 97133, St. Barthelemy
+590 590 29-8354
07:30 - 22:30
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Oslo, Norway
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300 reviews
169 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The location is on of the best beaches on the island and probably the most accessible one. Within a mile you have four of the islands seven best hotels and this one is truly on of them. A great and cozy restaurant with stunning ocean views, small but super menu, and five star service. We loved it and will be... More 

Thank Gudleiv
East Brunswick, New Jersey
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207 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Over the years this restaurant has redefined itself many times. This time they hit the mark. The setting is right on a beach. Unfortunately the night we were there it was really windy. The staff was very helpful and pleasant. As an appetizer we shared a tuna tataki. For dinner my husband had a fabulous risotto with a carpaccio of... More 

Thank StephHorn
New York
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived early -- after day of travel--and enjoyed sunset on the beach with glass of wine and small bites from kitchen. Attentive service, good wine selection and salt- crust fish was delicious.

Thank Elizabeth G
Brigita-Suligoj, Guest Relations Manager at Le Sereno Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Elizabeth! Thank you so much for such sweet comments! I am really happy, that you have been well looked after and enjoyed your moments watching the sunset, spoiling yourself! I will share your review with the staff members, they will really appreciate it! I am wishing you all the very best! And hopefully, we will see you here again... More 

New Jersey
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Gorgeous setting on the water, pretty open air dining room with a unique vaulted timbered roof. We had delicious dinner of salt crusted snapper that was cooked to perfection, fresh, delicate perfect. The waiters were professional attentive without being intrusive. They moved our table when we were seated next to a large spirited group with children. All in all, a... More 

Thank chezabigail
Marie-Claire H, Guest Relations Manager at Le Sereno Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Abigail, Thank you so much for such a warming review. We are delighted you enjoyed your visit again and I have passed on your lovely words to our Chef and the team. We do indeed have live music every Monday and on special event dates, so do contact us in advance of your next trip and we can send... More 

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50 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

An amazing setting. Ask to be seated on the beach facing the water. Their fish of the day is always a revelation particularly when prepared in a salt crust. Black truffles of Perigord were in season which we shared on a plate of taglioni with butter sauce. Lovely burrata and tomato salad and a complete wine list heavy on white... More 

Thank polamalu
Marie-Claire H, Guest Relations Manager at Le Sereno Restaurant, responded to this review

Cher Polamalu, Such a pleasure to receive your lovely words about your recent experience at Le Sereno Restaurant, wow what a statement :) And you really seem to know your food & wine. The Chef & team enjoyed receiving this great compliment and we cannot wait to elcome you back soon! Cordialement, L'equipe du Sereno Restaurant More 

Brooklyn, New York
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115 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Valet parking, Tables were full, outside by the white sand and palm trees about seven-eight tables, lounge chairs looking out of the bay water. Sat further to the two left tables/bench chairs and had some rose wine.Service was attentive and friendly. Salt bake sea bass was excellent, moist inside. butter spinach, fries and pesto tortellini. They brought us complimentary desserts,... More 

Thank JT88888888
Marie-Claire H, Guest Relations Manager at Le Sereno Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear JT, Thank you for your great review, it is wonderful to read that you enjoyed your loungy afternoon with us at Le Sereno Restaurant. We do hope to welcome you back soon for some more crème brulée. Warm regards, The Restaurant Team More 

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196 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

We're the first couple there. Beautiful place. The moon rise over the bay ( Grand Cul de Sac) was breathtaking. The staff friendly but training was questionable. I asked for the foie gras for my appetizer and was served a form of pate that I did not touch. No amends were offered though with restraint and politeness I did point... More 

Thank Marcobatuta
Marie-Claire H, Guest Relations Manager at Le Sereno Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Marcobatuta I am happy you enjoyed the views at Le Sereno Restaurant. I am sorry you had a few issues on which I would gladly give some feedback based on the information I gathered from my colleagues: I am sorry about the misunderstanding with the foie gras, the waitress who served you said you did indeed ask if the... More 

Ottawa, Canada
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312 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Went for drinks in the lounge. Although not cheap, good selection of cocktails and wines by the glass. Drinks came with some food, small Italian appetizers that were pretty good. Nice open air setting.

Thank Nathalie D
Marie-Claire H, Guest Relations Manager at Le Sereno Restaurant, responded to this review

Chère Nathalie, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience with us at Le Sereno Restaurant. We would love to welcome you back in the future. Best wishes from the Restaurant Team. More 

United States
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134 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2017

The location is perfect--palms, a view over the water. The food is very good--more Italian than in years past, and well executed. (In fact better than Isola--see separate review.) Not cheap--a bottle of Domaine Ott here will set you back E105 (versus E65 at the Hideaway). To be expected--at a hotel, great location. We enjoyed it. The bad taste came... More 

2 Thank Elisabeth_7
Marie-Claire H, Guest Relations Manager at Le Sereno Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Elisabeth, Thank you for taking the time to review Le Sereno Restaurant. We are delighted that you enjoyed your meal and our beautiful surroundings but very sorry for your experience when settling the bill. We have contacted our sale system provider and the (optional) service charge has been immediately removed and the staff is being trained about the correct... More 

Tel Aviv, Israel
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33 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 December 2016

We had lunch at Le Sereno restaurant today, and we had a great experience.. The food is fresh, pasta home made, and a fantastic service during all the lunch long. For our opinion we ate the best Linguini Lobster we had .... We already planned to come back again. I recommend warmly this place , we had one of our... More 

1 Thank Benjamingoldminc
Marie-Claire H, Guest Relations Manager at Le Sereno Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Benjamin, What an absolute pleasure to read your comment and share this with our team. We are glad you enjoyed it so much and cannot wait to have you back. All the best! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$87
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
Drinks, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:30 - 22:30
07:30 - 22:30
07:30 - 22:30
07:30 - 22:30
07:30 - 22:30
07:30 - 22:30
07:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grand Cul de Sac BP 19, 97133, St. Barthelemy
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Barthelemy  >  Grand Cul-de-Sac
  • Phone Number: +590 590 29-8354
The restaurant serves a casually elegant Mediterranean Brasserie, taking advantage of the bounty of the Caribbean Sea while incorporating an Italian accent due to the closeness with its sister property in Lake Como and the nationality of the chef and owners. At the helm of Restaurant Le Sereno, Chef Alex Simone will deliver simple and beautifully presented dining experiences. Chef's classic Mediterranean dishes will be elevated with the freshest ingredients and fit perfectly with the restaurant's beachfront setting, including dishes like Steak Tartare and Vitel Toné. The menu will highlight an array of vibrant flavors in dishes like the Poisson en Croute de Sel (fish baked in salt-crust with Lake Como aromatic herbs) and Herb-Crusted Sea Scallops with Saffron. The Italian accent will be seen and tasted throughout the menu, most notably in the restaurant's signature Gnocchi Le Sereno, traditional of Lake Como and made from unprocessed buckwheat flour with a tomato-sage sauce, as sage is the typical aromatic herb of the lake and Chef Simone's famous Lobster Linguine from Il Baretto, here made with fresh local spiny lobster that arrives daily to Le Sereno's private beach.

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