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Restaurant Le Karibuni

Beachfront, St Maarten-St Martin
0590 690 39 67 00
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Ranked #76 of 216 Restaurants in Saint-Martin
Cuisines: Barbecue, Seafood, Tapas
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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  • Dutch first
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  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014 NEW

We had one of the worst experiences ever on Pinel Island. This restaurant was dirty with birds flying around your head and chickens pecking around your feet. We cancelled our order of ribs right away but they brought it out anyways. The food was disgusting and cold. We had also had fish dish with two nasty full pieces of fish... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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35 reviews 35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

See my picture for the view we had from our beach chair. Nice calm beach, does get a little crowded come midday, but the layout is well designed so you don't feel cramped. We had the burger and ribs off the grill. Excellent stuff, a nice change from the ones we normally have back home with a lot of sauce.... More 

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Tacoma, Washington
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

When we decided to take the boat over to Pinel Island we braced ourselves for burgers and soggy fries. What w wonderful surprise this restaurant was. We sat on the shaded deck and enjoyed one of the most delectable meals ever in the Caribbean . The food was French with Cajun flavors. I ordered the lobster, and then joined my... More 

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ontario canada
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111 reviews 111 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

After 10 days of repairing the restaurant it looks great! Food as always terrific. Pinel for the day is one of the best ways to spend vacation. Sit at this end of the beach for wonderful beach side service and a beautiful vistas. Lobster lovers are in for a treat but lots of other good choices.

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Wood Ridge, New Jersey
13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

So now I know why people take their boats here. Karibuni has the best lobster I've ever eaten. After picking it from traps in the water nearby I watched as it was gracefully grilled. Make sure to get there early to reserve chairs and an umbrella. Highly recommend.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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53 reviews 53 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

We took a boat to Pinel Island and had a fabulous day at Karibuni. Three of us selected our lobsters for lunch from the lobster cage on premises! Delicious drinks and wonderful food. Pinel Island is beautiful and the meal was the best of our trip!

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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014 via mobile

Food was excellent especially the dressing of an exotic salad. Big dishes and lovely atmosphere. Service was a bit chaotic but few of the waitresses saved the day.

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Toronto, Canada
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Spent the day on Pinel Island yesterday with my family. What a great place! I had lunch at Karibuni with my husband and 2 young children. It was very good. The smoked fish in the salad I ordered was very tasty and smoked at the restaurant. My husband had a fish burger which he enjoyed very much as well. Service... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

We now have a tradition in St Martin. We have visted Islet Pinel and Karibuni 3 years in a row and still love it! Karibuni is located just a short walk through the trees from the ferry dock. Fabian is the rasta looking guy that takes his serving job very serious at Karibuni. He always greets us with a smile... More 

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former NYr
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39 reviews 39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

After a quick 20 minute water taxi from one beautiful island, St Martin, over to Pinel Island, we found ourselves on a little sliver of paradise. The restaurant served a super fresh salad and a decent lobster salad. The view was so relaxing, tropical, and fun. Most definitely worth the trip.

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Address: Beachfront, St Maarten-St Martin
Phone Number: 0590 690 39 67 00
Location: Caribbean  >  St Maarten-St Martin  >  Saint-Martin
Cuisine: Barbecue, Seafood, Tapas

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