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Rancho Steak & Lobster

Airport Road #28, Simpson Bay, St Martin / St Maarten
+1 721-545-2495
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (96 reviews)
“surf and turf” (9 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Steakhouse, Seafood
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Airport Road #28, Simpson Bay, St Martin / St Maarten
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1 - 10 of 264 reviews

Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

I just read that the restaurant decided to cook and give the food away instead of letting it go bad, since the island is without power. Bravo! That's wonderful that you decided to help out the hungry and doing some good for the people of...More

1  Thank StMaartenian
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

I came here when they were already Palapa Grill, and I've been blown away by the location! In Simpson Bay you won't find a better view and relaxing restaurant. I loved my Ceviche served in a real coconut, to follow my grilled rare Salmon with...More

Thank Erikaloves
Reviewed 29 July 2017

This place is no longer called Ranco, but is now called The Village. Such a great place to eat! The decor is amazing, and the food was awesome. I had the surf and turf and it was so tasty and cooked just right. It's also...More

Thank Mizi D
Barbara P, Manager at Rancho Steak & Lobster, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

Dear Mizi D, Thank you so incredibly much for your review! Do you think there is any chance you could post it on Tripadvisor Palapa Grill which is the restaurant were you had dinner? It forms part of The Village Restaurants. It would be so...More

Reviewed 10 July 2017

The restaurant is a nice enough location, but in my opinion, it's expensive for what you get. The waiter was friendly enough, but he kept walking away to answer the phone - at one point cutting me off mid-sentence so he could go and take...More

1  Thank Tracey T
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

We tried to eat at a French restaurant near our resort however it was closed. We decided to try "Ranchos" - effective July 1st they are Palapa, no more Ranchos. The view is amazing , the service attentive and the food was to die for....More

Thank TeenfamilyFriendly
Barbara P, Owner at Rancho Steak & Lobster, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Hallo TeenFamilyFriendly ! Thank you very much for taking the time to review us on Tripadvisor, that means a lot to us! We just ask you for a little favor, if it is possible, as we changed our name, this page won't be used anymore...More

Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

We were seated at 1955hrs, but our food arrived 2110hrs. We watched as tables who were seated AFTER us received their meals BEFORE us. We were the 2nd table seated & one of the last to leave. I actually ordered two simple appertizers....a soup &...More

Thank universeho
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

I dined here on my last night in Sint Maarten. Great food and romantic experience. Steak was seasoned and cooked to perfection. My only gripe is that I ordered a salad on the side, and a small salad was already included on the plate with...More

Thank Pvtpilot2007
Barbara P, Owner at Rancho Steak & Lobster, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Hallo Pvtpilot2007! Thank you very much for taking the time to review us on Tripadvisor, that means a lot to us! We just ask you for a little favor, if it is possible, as we changed our name, this page won't be used anymore in...More

Reviewed 23 May 2017

There are a few things that are important to me... out of those, two things stand out the most... Quality of service and the quality of food for the price that I am paying. Over the years that I've been going to Rancho (over 15...More

Thank EnergyEvans
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Excellent food, ambience and service! We had steak and it was perfectly cooked. Strong restaurant recommendation!More

Thank vestax_zh
Barbara P, Owner at Rancho Steak & Lobster, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Hallo Fabian D ! Thank you very much for taking the time to review us on Tripadvisor, that means a lot to us! We just ask you for a little favor, if it is possible, as we changed our name, this page won't be used...More

Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

I was drawn to Ranchos only because the sign outside said Latin shows Friday and Saturdays. We came in Friday and they said the shows were only on Saturdays :/ we came back on Saturday. The show was supposed to start at 8 but it...More

Thank doubleosting
Barbara P, Owner at Rancho Steak & Lobster, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Hallo Doubleosting ! Thank you very much for taking the time to review us on Tripadvisor, that means a lot to us! We just ask you for a little favor, if it is possible, as we changed our name, this page won't be used anymore...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$50
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, View, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 23:00
Monday
00:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
00:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
00:00 - 23:00
Thursday
00:00 - 23:00
Friday
00:00 - 23:00
Saturday
00:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Airport Road #28, Simpson Bay, St Martin / St Maarten
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St Martin / St Maarten  >  Sint Maarten  >  Simpson Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 721-545-2495
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