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Cafe la Plantation

C5 Parc de La Baie Orientale, 97150, St Martin / St Maarten
+590 590 29-5805
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp” (3 reviews)
“pasta” (2 reviews)
“lobster night” (6 reviews)
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French, European, Caribbean
C5 Parc de La Baie Orientale, 97150, St Martin / St Maarten
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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

We werent sure where to eat in Orient Bay since almost everything is closed but heard about la plantation, we didnt know what to expect, it was empty. The menu is not big but it has all you need. We ordered some accras to share...More

2  Thank Anna P
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

We were actually staying at the hotel and ate only two meals here. We had dinner and drinks the first night we got in. The cocktails were not great, not very strong at all. The food was just ok (I had pasta with shrimp, of...More

1  Thank cmm218
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed the tapas very much, particularly the shrimp and chicken. The Monday lobster night was also good.

Thank pavo2015
Reviewed 7 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...More

Thank Jeff R
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

Thank weemanont
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.

Thank Bill T
Reviewed 12 June 2016

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

Thank mmmHamilton_Ontario
Reviewed 25 April 2016

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

Thank kandjbarton
Reviewed 7 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...More

Thank Andrew K
Reviewed 1 March 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.

Thank Babboobabs
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: C5 Parc de La Baie Orientale, 97150, St Martin / St Maarten
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St Martin / St Maarten  >  Saint-Martin
  • Phone Number: +590 590 29-5805
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