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Rainbow Cafe

176 Boulevard de Grand Case, Grand Case 97150, St Martin / St Maarten
+590 690 88-8444
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Opens in 22 min
French, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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176 Boulevard de Grand Case, Grand Case 97150, St Martin / St Maarten
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Rainbow Cafe
1. Friendly staff and great food!
"Amazing service, beautiful beach, good food and gourmet cocktails!"
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2. Grand Case Delight!
"Superb French cuisine & service at this lovely restaurant"
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3. Beautiful beach!
"Fantastic experience from top to bottom"
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Reviewed yesterday

We rented a few doors up from here and happened to go there first night and third day for lunch the food and drinks are amazing so good

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Susan K
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Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

When your in Grande Case you must visit this place. Lovely setting on the ocean. The food was great. A very nice place for a romantic dinner. Staff was very attentive and truly did a great job with recommendations of the house specials.

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank Stephanie W
SXMCustomerService, Public Relations Manager at Rainbow Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2018

Thank you for your top rating and for your encouraging feedback. We are glad to hear that you really enjoyed your experience with us. We look forward to welcoming you back to Rainbow Café! Rainbow Café Management

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Someone told us about this place, so we went to check it out. Great beach, good food, friendly staff and the made a KILLER French Martini!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 57cjb
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Stopped here for a couple hours during a guided tour of St. Maarten with Bernard’s Tours (highly recommend). This is currently one of the only restaurants fully repaired and operational on Grand Case beach post hurricane. We paid for a set of chairs and an...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank edljkp07
Reviewed 2 days ago

My family came to St Maarten via cruise ship We prefer to do non-cruise excursions to avoid the crowds and get more for our money. I had read how wonderful Grand Case beach is and about how hard the surrounding businesses were hit by the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank JonRod79
Reviewed 3 days ago

Very classy for a beach front restaurant. Good service and good food. Only miss was the fried mixed seafood platter - So skip that. The beach chair lounges were free of charge - and good, but do not have any cushions. Just 100 feet north...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank RayNYC9
Reviewed 4 days ago

We rented a beach chair and had lunch in the restaurant. Both the beach and the restaurant were very busy due to large groups of cruise passengers. In spite of this, service for us was friendly and quite efficient; we were not in a hurry....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank What
Reviewed 5 days ago

Our airbnb was adjacent to the Rainbow Cafe, so we spent a lot of time (breakfast, lunch, dinner, drinks, desserts) at the Rainbow Cafe. We couldnt have had a nicer experience. The owner personally greeted us daily, the bartenders were friendly and the whole staff...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank George D
Reviewed 6 days ago

Chairs are supposed to be free if you eat there. “Jeep” said they were $15 regardless. Finally spoke to the manger they are free with food purchase. Chairs are so squished together you can’t even move in or out of the shade. The BBQ wings...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank PrincessVahineMaui
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent the afternoon there yesterday. Excellent service from JOHN Visually quite spectacular the red accents really stand out. Service is very good, John helped us. Timing from ordering to receiving as expected a little slow but it was ok. We ordered rum punches-they were ok...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Getbackjojo
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9 October 2018|
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Response from labeckley | Reviewed this property |
I think we paid about $60 RT for 3 people. Great idea to rent a car! For us, it may not have been worth it though since we wanted to spend most of our time at the beach. Grand Case is on the opposite side of the island from... More
20 July 2018|
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Response from Laurent C | Reviewed this property |
we had a lunch and got chairs for free. I don’t know if you can make a reservation, sorry about that.
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22 May 2018|
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Response from Stephanie W | Reviewed this property |
Hope you enjoyed your stay! I have been traveling also and had not checked our messages. It is 7-8 miles away a easy 15 min drive.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Romantic, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 176 Boulevard de Grand Case, Grand Case 97150, St Martin / St Maarten
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St Martin / St Maarten  >  Saint-Martin  >  Grand Case
  • Phone Number: +590 690 88-8444
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The large Restaurant dining area features various seating arrangements and is a perfect place to start your mornings off with a wonderful breakfast, a work lunch or a family dinner. Our extensive food menu includes a range of healthy and hearty regular dishes along with having specials daily, which consist of 3 appetizers, 3 entrees and 1 dessert to choice from. From the many meal options, there is bound to be something for everyone. We specialize in Meats which come from Argentina and of course our daily caught fresh fish. Rainbow Cafe remains the ideal choice for those seeking a Beach lounge type Restaurant in Grand Case, St. Martin. Whether you prefer the breezy Cocktail Bar or Sit Down Restaurant, the beach bar service or a romantic sea view restaurant dinner sitting; one thing is certain; Rainbow Cafe Beach Restaurant is bound to steal your heart!
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