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Le Taitu

Mont Vernon Lot 65, Cul de Sac 97150, St Martin / St Maarten
+1 059-087-4323
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“catfish” (15 reviews)
“coconut flan” (13 reviews)
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French, Caribbean, Cajun & Creole
$$ - $$$
Mont Vernon Lot 65, Cul de Sac 97150, St Martin / St Maarten
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Reviewed 30 January 2014

Again we are back in St Martin (our 30th year) and each year the very first restaurant that we want to go to is Le Taitu. Entering in the door we feel like we have returned home, as Jean, the owner greets us. The food...More

Thank LesChat3
Reviewed 22 January 2014

cute little place.heard good things about but didnt amuse me at all. kind staff,average food maybe next time I should try different dishes.had so much better on french side

Thank alex y
Reviewed 19 January 2014

We have been to this wonderfull resturant many, many times over the years. If anything it just keeps getting better. Under the leadership of its owner Jean, the food is always fresh, perfectly prepared and priced correctly. From the simple creole dishes to the over...More

Thank FallsDiane
Reviewed 9 January 2014

Very good restaurant, excellent food, nice people, nice owner's story. Somehow hidden, but it is a treasure worth to be searched. It's like a piece of France cuisine in the Caribbean

Thank CarlosM35
Reviewed 7 January 2014

A must to expérience !!! Thank you for the wonderfull night. The créole platter and the tuna soy cream sauce were succulent. We will be back !!

Thank Nanousxm43
Reviewed 31 December 2013 via mobile

We were staying in Grande Casse and got tired of the crowds and expensive restaurants, so wanted to try something different. After a Trip Advisor search we ended up in Cul de Sac at Taitu. The food was fabulous - my catfish in coconut cream...More

Thank heyanita
Reviewed 28 December 2013

If you want to eat the best of what the locals have in French St. Martin, try Taitu. The best is here and at a price you can afford but get Jean to explain to you what you are ordering. Some foods are different but...More

Thank George P
Reviewed 23 December 2013

We just returned from a wonderful week in St. Martin, where our greatest foodie find was Le Taitu, an open-air restaurant located in the hills of Cul de Sac on the French Side of the island. There were six in our dining party and each...More

Thank Montaukrider
Taitu449, Owner at Le Taitu, responded to this reviewResponded 27 December 2013

Dear client Thank you to share your experience with the trip advisor community. We were so glad to read that you enjoyed our place. Hope to see you again on your next trip. Best Regards JEAN

Reviewed 9 December 2013

My husband and I got "lost" on St Martin and found a great place to eat. The open air restaurant was charming. The owner was friendly, helpful(especially in explaining the specials that were in French) and the food was delicious! I had the Conch stew...More

Thank melbethie
Taitu449, Owner at Le Taitu, responded to this reviewResponded 18 December 2013

Thank you for your review. Now, you know how to find us ! So see you on your next trip. JEAN

Reviewed 7 December 2013

Restaurant with charme in Cul-de-Sac with good quality of Food and excellent Service from Jean..We like to come back once..or twice😉 Thanks to Jean and his Team

Thank Switzerland7376
Taitu449, Owner at Le Taitu, responded to this reviewResponded 18 December 2013

Thank you for your nice review. Hope you come back soon on St Martin, and in our restaurant !! JEAN

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
11:45 am - 2:15 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:45 am - 2:15 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:45 am - 2:15 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:45 am - 2:15 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:45 am - 2:15 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:45 am - 2:15 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mont Vernon Lot 65, Cul de Sac 97150, St Martin / St Maarten
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St Martin / St Maarten  >  Saint-Martin  >  Cul de Sac
  • Phone Number: +1 059-087-4323
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We are located on the road to Mont Vernon : At the Cul de Sac roundabout, take the road to Pinel Island ferry , Drive for 600 meters and take the first right, 100 meters more and here we are on your left hand side.Welcome to the TAITU. We are open every day lunch and dinner, except on Sunday : 11.45 Am to 2.15 Pm and 6.30 Pm to 9.30 Pm.
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