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St. Eustatius
(599) 318-2873
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  • 14
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Nicest Restaurant in Statia

Very friendly staff and a great view! This was my favorite restaurant in Statia. They had great pizza and key lime pie. We had a group of 15 and they were able to accommodate us with fast service.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 14, 2015
Lisa W
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

upscale (by island standards) open air restaurant with nice beach view. good walking distance (no hill climbing) from Old Gin hotel and a nice change from the hotel retaurant. Food not notable and expensive except for the pizza. my party made a fuss about the desserts....i was lukewarm over an $8.50 slice of cheesecake that might have come out of... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Very friendly staff and a great view! This was my favorite restaurant in Statia. They had great pizza and key lime pie. We had a group of 15 and they were able to accommodate us with fast service.

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Barre
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Good food, very friendly and attentive. Enjoyable conversations with the owner. Good mix of dishes from top shelf to pizza. We had a member turn ill and they made special meals to go for us; I appreciate that kind of service.

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Grenada
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23 reviews 23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015 via mobile

The food was not bad at all except for the deserts which were out of the freezer. He total bill for 4 came to 320 US$ which is steep. The fillet steak was good but was 2 small bits to make a portion. The Tuna was over cooked despite making a particular point of saying how rare we would like... More 

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Fair Haven, Michigan, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

had lunch and dinner here and both time it was delcicious although we need reservations, it was nice.

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Port Huron, Michigan
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73 reviews 73 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

The food here is very good, although like all of Statia, expensive. The wait staff, and particularly the owner, are very friendly and helpful.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

Blue Bead has outstanding food and excellent service especially considering its location on a remote Caribbean island! Our group had take out sandwiches a couple of times for lunch (between scuba dives) and went there for dinner twice within a week. I would highly recommend it during your stay in Statia.

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Houston, Texas, United States
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67 reviews 67 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

I ate here four nights in a row! I love the fish special and had it 3 nights in a row,….It was a different fish each night with a scallion cream sauce…out of this world. I also love high quality thin crust pizza and they have some of the best I have ever eaten…..almost like a cracker crust…goes great with... More 

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Had a nice pizza and the other food looked also good! The waiter was good but to American for me....and a little expensive

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Knoxville
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

Just a short walk down from the Golden era hotel (or the Gin house)..this open air restaurant does an amazing job..my favorite place to eat.

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  • Address: St. Eustatius
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Eustatius
  • Phone Number: (599) 318-2873

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