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Bistrot Caraibes

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81,boulevard de Grand Case, Grand Case, St Maarten-St Martin
590 29 08 29
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Good for:
Romance
Special occasions
Breakfast/Brunch
Dinner
Reservations
Delivery
Late Night
Dessert

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  • 940
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  • 150
    Very good
  • 57
    Average
  • 17
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
De Best Lobstor Mon

We have sampled caribbean lobster on most all of de ilons. Nothing comes close to these guys. Their thermadore is a must! And don't miss the creme brulee, perfection!

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 28, 2015
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CT
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Special occasions
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
  • Dessert
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1,167 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015 NEW

We have sampled caribbean lobster on most all of de ilons. Nothing comes close to these guys. Their thermadore is a must! And don't miss the creme brulee, perfection!

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Atlanta, Georgia
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46 reviews 46 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015 NEW

This again is real France and as I found out, the owners are from Lille France where I studied so I may have a bias BUT the minute you taste the food there is NO bias. Superbe et merci!

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King of Prussia
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015 NEW

We really thought we would like this more because of the great reviews, but we were disappointed that we wasted one of our meals here. To start, our hostess and server weren't really friendly, which really carries high marks for me at any restaurant, but especially at an expensive one. The table we were seated at literally was 2 inches... More 

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New York
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015 NEW

This was a restaurant we picked because of Tripadvisor reviews and what a treat it was! Amaury and Thibault welcome you with such warmth and joy in their lovely restaurant. The menu is varied and we tried many different dishes. The foie gras was superb and cooked to perfection, the scallops and the crab dishes were beautifully presented and prepared.... More 

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Hoffman Estates, Illinois
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015 NEW

Just a great restaurant in Grand Case. Local caught lobster and fish are their specialties. Never been disappointed.

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Miami, Florida
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015 NEW

we wanted to try this restaurant based on the comments of tripadvisor, it is unbelievable that the food was so bland and tasteless for such an expensive price, we were realy disapointed... look else where for dinner

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Monroeville, New Jersey
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015 NEW

This was not our first time eating here and hopefully will not be the last! Our evening was perfection from the appetizer to the dinner - I am not including desert because we were too full to have it. We did however have their ginger rum which is superb. The owners and staff make the experience memorable and enjoyable! Thank... More 

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Eat Moriches
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015 NEW

Le Bistrot Caraibes has all of the element of a fine restaurant. The owners and staff are friendly and attentive. The ambiance is a combination of serene and lively. The food is simply outstanding. Dinner there is always a highlight of our SXM experience.

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Banner Elk, North Carolina
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015 NEW

Have eaten at many of the restaurants in Grand Case and this is our favorite. The food is amazing and the owners are very nice and welcoming. True to the French cuisine. All other restaurants will pale in comparison so enjoy this one first!

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Dobbs Ferry, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015 NEW

We dined here on our recent trip to St. Martin and loved the food! My lobster was perfectly cooked and delicious. This is on our list of top restaurants in St. Martin.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 81,boulevard de Grand Case, Grand Case, St Maarten-St Martin
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St Maarten-St Martin  >  Saint-Martin  >  Grand Case
  • Phone Number: 590 29 08 29

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Special occasions

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