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Tropical Wave

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Le Galion | Baie Embouchure Orleans, 97150, St. Maarten-St. Martin
+1 059-087-3725
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Roanoke, Virginia
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Ate twice this week and enjoyed our casual meals with a gorgeous ocean view. Good service on the beach and in the restaurant with a simple reasonably priced menu

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Chittenango, New York
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52 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We always grab a bite to eat each year when we visit Le Galion. Our first exposure to their service is from the french beach attendant who sets us up with two chairs and an umbrella. We always start a tab, order a few rum punches and around 1pm eat lunch at the bar protected from the sun. This year... More 

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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love this small restaurant in Le Galion Beach. We have been twice to the place and the food is great, healthy and tasty. Today we had a delicious tuna tartar, curry shrimps and red snapper at le papillon... perfect for parents while kids are in the calm beach, good prices, good service...

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Alphen aan den Rijn, The Netherlands
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When visiting Galion beach, enjoy the great service of Tropical Wave!! Relax on a beach bed under an umbrella, take a cold drink or enjoy a good sandwich or burger during your enjoyment of the relaxing Galion beach sea!!

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Greenville, Texas
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94 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is literally right on Galion beach. Eat there in your swimsuit. The service is great. It might take a little longer to get your meal because each meal is made fresh right there on the grill. Wide selection of beer & alcohol. Very relaxing great meal.

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Westbury, New York
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158 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

A fantastic place to visit. Great food, reasonably priced. Great menu, COLD beer and WIFI. Good service However Sunday is not a great day to visit. It is a public beach and on Sundays different large groups (3 - 4) are using the beach and having trunk size loud speakers and it looks (sound) like a contest for the loudest... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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131 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2017

After a morning of hiking, snorkeling & kayaking at Le Galion beach (what a gem!), we took a seat at one of the picnic tables at the Tropical Wave restaurant. Unlike nearby Orient Beach, Le Galion is free of jet-skiers, pounding music, trinket vendors and hordes of cruise-shippers. Tropical Wave is a mellow place for lunch. They offer an affordable... More 

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Canada
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148 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

This is everything you expect in a real beach restaurant: Right near the water's edge, tables on the white sand all under cover from the sun, friendly staff. We ate a lunch that was very reasonably priced. Choices: Tuna baguette (good), chicken baguette (beyond delicious), and a burger (very tasty), but would love to come back to try the fish... More 

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soul
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67 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

Pat has always made sure his staff can cook up a storm. I have been to many afternoon parties here, and always pleased with the food. Reacently i just had to call in for cold beers and a lighter for the bbq we were having with family at the far end of the beach from here. Thats for saving the... More 

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New York City, New York
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

great staff great food great drinks !! enjoyed it very much would keep going !!!very relaxed friendly !

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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 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Caribbean
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Le Galion | Baie Embouchure Orleans, 97150, St. Maarten-St. Martin
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Maarten-St. Martin  >  Saint-Martin
  • Phone Number: +1 059-087-3725

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?