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Marina la Port Royale | 97150, Marigot 97150, St Maarten-St Martin
590877907
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Good for:
Romance
Local cuisine
Special occasions

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Visitor rating
  • 350
    Excellent
  • 84
    Very good
  • 19
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Seinfeld's Soup Nazi is alive in St. Martin

We had a reservation at the Tropicana Saturday night. We were excited to go because we had heard good things about the food. I have very serious food allergies. I asked for smoked salmon with no onions, allergic. And a grilled lobster plain no butter or seasoning again due to allergies to dairy and... read more

1 of 5 starsReviewed March 2, 2015
MusthaveHeineken
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Lake Forest, Illinois
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
  • Dessert
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464 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Lake Forest, Illinois
Top Contributor
88 reviews 88 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015 NEW

We had a reservation at the Tropicana Saturday night. We were excited to go because we had heard good things about the food. I have very serious food allergies. I asked for smoked salmon with no onions, allergic. And a grilled lobster plain no butter or seasoning again due to allergies to dairy and spices. My wife asked for snapper... More 

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Toronto
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92 reviews 92 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015 NEW

Until this, our latest trip to St. Martin, we had never managed to eat at Tropicana - mainly because we failed to reserve. At last, we reserved for lunch following a successful shopping expedition on market day in Marigot. Located on the Marina, this restaurant is a favourite with locals, boaters and tourists alike, for good reason: the food is... More 

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Moneta, Virginia
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117 reviews 117 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015 NEW

St Martin has over 400 restaurants this may be the best . Our lunch today on the water with Christoff was terrific . They had 3 specials we chose the salad with sliced chicken and smoked duck . Out of this world . Had a nice Pinot Grigio , normal baguette but the service . Christoff managed the tables on... More 

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Moneta, Virginia, United States
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128 reviews 128 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015 NEW

Because of the many good Tripadvisor reviews we read and because a friend recommended it, we decided to have lunch at Tropicana today...oh my!! The setting is beautiful, the manager was most pleasant, helpful and entertaining and the food...best meal this week, this year...no kidding!! We ordered the salad special with roast duck breast, delicious potatoes, cucumbers, tomatoes, olives, etc...definitely... More 

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Calgary, AB Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015 NEW

We visited Tropicana for lunch and for dinner during our visit and everything was excellent. It is a small restaurant that appears to place emphasis on the fundamentals and the superb food flows from there. My wife has a daily special of snapper fillet on a bed of stewed leeks in a mild curry sauce and loved it. I had... More 

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Greenville, South Carolina
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557 reviews 557 reviews
381 restaurant reviews
161 helpful votes 161 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015 NEW

Last night my wife and I and some friends dined at Tropicana, we've eaten there before, but this meal was special. Not sure why, was the atmosphere wonderful, was the service outstanding, was the fish extra flaky, was the meat more tender or the wine more delicious and was everything reasonably priced? The answer to these questions was yes, yes,... More 

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milwaukee
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

I had dinner with friends at this charming harbor side restaurant--the food was fantastic. I had the special which was lobster with red snapper mousse and shared a seafood salad with my husband. The wine prices are reasonable, the service is great, and they have their own pastry chef, so the desserts are gourmet. Save room for the grand marnier... More 

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3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

This restaurant is consistently good. I feel it is at least the second best restaurant on the island.

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New Hyde Park, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Always a positive experience. We had reserved a table by the water but the owner suggested we might want to sit inside since it was quite windy, we headed her advice and were well pleased. Pleasant, efficient wait staff with good senses of humor. We shared an appetizer of baked Brie in phyllo with a raspberry sauce. Yummy! The entrees... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This restaurant has excellent french cuisine and superb service. you must book for a reservation as the restaurant is so popular it is full most of the time.....But it is worth it...treat yourself you won't regret it..

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Marina la Port Royale | 97150, Marigot 97150, St Maarten-St Martin
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St Maarten-St Martin  >  Saint-Martin  >  Marigot
  • Phone Number: 590877907

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?