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The Palms Restaurant

25 Airport Road, Simpson Bay, St Martin / St Maarten
+1 721-554-2375
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“carrot cake” (50 reviews)
“ribs” (163 reviews)
“lasagna” (44 reviews)
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Caribbean, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
25 Airport Road, Simpson Bay, St Martin / St Maarten
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We just got back from another week in St. Maarten and the highlight o the trip was again dinner at The Palms. Jo and Greg and their families did an unbelievable job in rebuilding the restaurant after the storm and the food is better than...More

1  Thank Jekyll1162
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staff here, and the owners Joelle and Greg are “good people”. They’re kind, warm, welcoming, and friendly. We had such a great time here last night, and we cannot thank them enough. My partner had the ribs, and I had the filet mignon. Both...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a wonderful delicious dinner last night. Very nice couple own this restaurant with local fresh fish. The couple are absolutely delightful and the food was very reasonable and delicious. Will definitely be back.

Thank mem47
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent 2 and a half weeks in St. Maarten and had several lunches and dinners at The Palms. It is like a home cooked meal. Jo and Greg together with their staff Carol, Leslie and Tina the cook make it a very pleasant experience. Jo's...More

Thank Gerrit K
ThePalmsSXM, Owner at The Palms Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We had the best fun in the world with you!!! Hope you are coming back soon!! Thanks you for the nice review

Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I had the pleasure of eating here on July 26th and everything was amazing. The service was impeccable and the food was nothing short of fantastic. My husband, who is from Trinidad, was blown away. He's lived in the US for more...More

1  Thank KemSha
Reviewed 1 week ago

There is a lot of dining on the island. And, we sampled a lot. This was the hands down favorite of everyone in my group. Food was amazing - they have a short menu and everything on it is wonderful. Most other places we visited...More

1  Thank Cinschwab
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hands down one of the best restaurants on the island if not the best. Greg and Jo are 2 of the most genuine people you will ever meet. Food is made with love. Try the drunken ribs, filet mignon, brownie sundae, and finish it all...More

2  Thank ChrisPeckham
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I sit here writing this review rattling my brain for the right word to describe The Palms. But frankly I don’t know if there is one to describe the experience my boyfriend and I had there. The atmosphere, service, and food were out of this...More

1  Thank Alyssa S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Casual dining at its best. Greg and Jo are wonderful and the food is amazing. We had been here a couple of years ago and couldn’t wait to come back. We had lasagna and curry chicken and both were wonderful, but we really came back...More

1  Thank pitchncatch
Reviewed 12 August 2018

The heartfelt pride and extraordinary care that goes into every item that we tried are as pure and remarkable as the teal ocean surrounding this friendly Island. From the moment you walk in, Joelle and Greg, genuinely and modestly embrace the opportunity to make the...More

1  Thank allyesq1
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Questions & Answers
28 August 2017|
Response from Cathy L | Reviewed this property |
It is to far to walk in a reasonably amount of time. I woul say about five miles over a couple of mountains. You can take a bus or cab to it.
Debbie A
26 May 2017|
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Response from asadia2017 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry wrong answer, I was thing of hotel in simpson bay not Maho. From Maho you must take a cab or public transportation.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 29
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Airport Road, Simpson Bay, St Martin / St Maarten
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St Martin / St Maarten  >  Sint Maarten  >  Simpson Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 721-554-2375
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Our little Caribbean style restaurant has so much to offer: Laid back ambiance, great service, but the most important, delicious home cooked meals that will make you come back for more again and again. Like us on Facebook and be part of our community!
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