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St. Eustatius
(599) 318-2934
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Stellenbosch, South Africa
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014 via mobile

On our 1st visit we were told we could only order drinks as the chef was too busy preparing for a large order. One of our group asked for tea & they only had de-caf. On our 2nd visit the restaurant was full & the only waiter was far too busy. Our request to have an entire up-sized to a... More 

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Groningen, Nederland
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Ocean View is a cosy restaurant right across Fort Oranje, with a terrace on the first floor overlooking the entrance of the fortress and the ocean. The dinner was good, for a reasonable price. The place is owned by a Dutch-Statian couple that runs this restaurant for almost 15 years. As far as we could see, they really tried to... More 

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Knoxville
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

A nice hike up the huge hill from the Gin House, across from the fort is the Ocean vie Terrace. Ok, you don't really have an ocean view (or not much of one). The food is nice, but the place is beyond slow. The locals say you should go an hour before you get hungry...2 hours might be better.

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Cody, Wyoming
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

Incredible food, wonderful staff, and perfect atmosphere! Make sure you bring cash!!!! And, if you are in Statia on a Friday, stop by for local karaoke!

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Texas
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101 reviews 101 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

Walked up the hill and had lunch at Ocean View between dives one afternoon. The location is very nice, with a wonderful view out over Fort Oranje and the Caribbean. Given the high marks here on TA, I certainly had somewhat higher hopes. We tried it out for lunch just to see if it might be worth the hike back... More 

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Philipsburg, St Maarten-St Martin
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

Good choice of local dishes (meat or fish) in a wonderful setting (18th century monument) with a stunning view of the fort and the Caribbean sea. Service was good and the prices really friendly!! Everyone in our party (6) ordered something different and yet it all arrived at the same time. And it tasted good too. Overall a very nice... More 

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North Collins, New York
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67 reviews 67 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

We loved the island cooking and went back time and again to Ocean View. It sits in historic Oranjestaad, just across from the old fort, with all the ambiance you could ask for. The owner and his wife serve and cook all the food, and are so congenial. We would go back again in a minute.

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Erpe, Belgium
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Owner René is dutch. He has simply the best steaks in Statia. Great place to eat. All the other things on the menu are delicious too. Super resto.

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Idaho Falls, Idaho, United States
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116 reviews 116 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2013

Walked in without reservations and unfortunately there were already two large parties of 10 or more seated. The food was good but the service was very slow. I think it would be different if there were not so many people. It has a small kitchen. But good food.

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Herndon, Virginia, United States
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2012

Our experience there was not positive. We were there on a Sunday night. It was not real crowded although became more busy as the night went along. When we arrived there were probably six empty tables. By the time we received our food, all of those tables had been filled (with locals), served, paid their checks and gone. We were... More 

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Address: St. Eustatius
Phone Number: (599) 318-2934
Location: Caribbean  >  St. Eustatius

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