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Cafe la Plantation

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C5 Parc de La Baie Orientale, 97150, St. Maarten-St. Martin
+590 590 29-5805
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St. George, Utah
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126 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

we saw this place from the window of our room.. it was up on the hill overlooking the bay and marina. We drove up on one night only to find it closed.. we went back the next night and it was open.. We were surprised that there were only two other people in the restaurant, and it didn't change while... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

Great time,great chef,great service Dennis, loved everything about our experience, hope to taste and review more of you exciting offerings. Cheers

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Thank weemanont
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016

A bit pricey, but the service is excellent by the pool. Had the risotto, which was heavenly. Romantic setting. Great wine selections.

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Thank Bill T
Hamilton, Ontario
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016

Friendly owner. Outdoor, covered restaurant. Great music playing. Delicious, home cooked meal. Excellent coffee. Yummy creme brûlée.

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Lehi, Utah
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016

We have eaten here every time we have been on the island. Always delicious, great lobsters on Monday night.

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Jersey City, New Jersey
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375 reviews
247 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2016

Not the most pleasant walk from the Palm Court hotel and back: 20 minutes back in the dark on a dirt sidewalk used by dogwalkers. Poolside dining was pleasant: Salad with goat cheese and walnut honey vinaigrette; Scallops with leeks and quinoa; beef kebabs. 150 Euros with a nice wine. The only time in a week where a boisterous table... More 

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Thank Andrew K
Warwick, Rhode Island
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2016

Great service, great food, beautiful poolside restaurant✌️👍 under new ownership. Very French and very good. My husband always get the duck and I get the catch of the day, delightfully plated and presented. Great wine list as well.

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Toronto, Canada
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54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2016

We visit La Plantation every time we go to St. Martin. It's got everything: gracious service, fantastic food, and a beautiful breezy outdoor setting by the pool. We usually have several high-end dinners on our St. Martin trips, but La Plantation is somehow the meal where we really take our time, linger, and make pretty well and evening of the... More 

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West Chester, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016

My husband and I have been coming to La Plantation for many years. We only dined in the cafe on Mondays with friends who stay at another resort because in is Lobster night. The lobster was always good, the service not so great, until this year. We had two fantastic experiences! First, our anniversary is on Valentines Day. Since having... More 

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Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota
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22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2016

Came for dinner on valentines night. Surf and turf was their special for the night. The meal was perfect.The presentation of the food by Jay the manager and his staff is superb.Do not hesitate to stop in for a meal here if you are in the neighborhood.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, Caribbean, European
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: C5 Parc de La Baie Orientale, 97150, St. Maarten-St. Martin
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Maarten-St. Martin  >  Saint-Martin
  • Phone Number: +590 590 29-5805

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?