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All 62 Marigot Restaurants

Tropicana

Matina la Port Royale | 97150, Marigot 97150, St Maarten-St Martin
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Ranked #2 of 62 Restaurants in Marigot
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: French
Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Saint Augustine, Florida
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014 NEW

We were recently on a cruise on the Allure Of the seas which stopped in St.Maarten/St Martin. Knowing that it is a French island we wanted a special celebration for our 40th anniversary while there. I researched trip advisor and found the well-reviewed restaurant Tropicana. I knew that for such a highly recommended restaurant, that I would need a reservation.... More

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

St marteen during the off season is much more tolerable, however things do get slow for some businesses. Due to this they often times close for a couple months and our vacation happened to fall on the eve of their vacation, however we got very lucky stumbling upon the restaurant as we were walking along the marina. Best accidental meal... More

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Madrid, Spain
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

This restaurant is absolutely great! Very nice ambience and OUTSTANDING food. We were a big group, stayed in that Marina for a couple of nights while sailing the Caribbean, we ate dinner and lunch there most days as it was simply the best option in the area! Friendly service, delicious gourmet food. A must if traveling to Saint Marten and... More

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jamaicanlovers
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

We have been to St. Martin many times but never eaten at Tropicana. The staff was friendly and fun and the food was extraordinary. In fact, we returned later in our stay with some friends. We rarely visit the same restaurant twice during one vacation. It was worth it! It's a little hard to find, so call and get directions.

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Review Tropicana? "absurd" and "silly": "A Piercing Glance Into The Obvious" Everyone knows that this is a great French Restaurant catering to worldly, highly discriminating diners. The ever-present, omnipotent, -- Christof, magically orchestrates the dining room with gastronomic knowledge, skill and "dedication" only understood by Greek monks. He is blessed with an effervescent personality and a self-evident love of his... More

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New York
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Wow, the past reviews did not do this outstanding find justice. The food was top rate and this was hands down the best restaurant I dined in my 8 day stay in St. Martin. First of all it's tucked in off of an inland, spectacular setting, the service stood out and the food was more than perfect. Don't miss this... More

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Vancouver, Canada
Top Contributor
91 reviews 91 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Best food and best service. First of all, we were welcomed in French by a gentleman. What is the owner? We don't know. We checked the menu in front and we chat a little and he offered us help with the menu. We decided to try it. My husband took the duck salad and I decided to try the salmon... More

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Fortson, GA
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334 reviews 334 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
199 helpful votes 199 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

My brother-in-law, his wife, my wife, & I had lunch here on a beautiful, sunny afternoon on Wednesday 7/2. We sat outside at the rail overlooking the harbor, with a colorful overhead canopy extended fully to provide all four of us with comfortable shade. The gentle breeze, lovely surrounding shops/restaurants, & yachts made the setting perfect! I had read about... More

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new jersey
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

What an amazing place! Great location on the inner harbor. Service was so warm by all the staffers and the food was super creative and delicious. Loved the pasta with vegetables and pesto and the pasta carbonara as well as rack of lamb. The desserts are beautiful, tried the special chocolate orange dessert and profiteroles. Nothing on the island compares.

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Fort Mill, South Carolina
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

All Good and worth the money.. Wow great Chef. We had the "Daily Special" perfect. The Desert was a combo of samples and a Shot of Banana Infused rum...

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