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Tropicana

Matina la Port Royale | 97150, Marigot 97150, St Maarten-St Martin
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Ranked #1 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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Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Madrid, Spain
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 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
25 helpful votes 25 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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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 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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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 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
90 reviews 90 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
126 helpful votes 126 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
Top Contributor
333 reviews 333 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
194 helpful votes 194 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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5 reviews 5 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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amsterdam
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32 reviews 32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

a bit on the pricey side for lunch but never disappointed in the quality of food here. Make reservation because they are usually full as its not a very big place

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Atlanta, Georgia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

This is a wonderful restaurant located right on the water in the Marigot marina. (It's next door to the La Casa del Habano cigar shop if you're looking for a genuine Cuban cigar, although the shop closes quite early- 1400 when we were there.) It was raining on the day we visited the Tropicana, so there was very little foot... More

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