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All 15 Oyster Pond Restaurants

Canoa

Dawn Beach, Oyster Pond, St Maarten-St Martin
+1 721 5436442
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Ranked #3 of 15 Restaurants in Oyster Pond
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Caribbean, International
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Arnold, Maryland, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014 NEW

Canoa is wonderful for the foodie. The food is not mainstream- a little funky but the food pairings work together. I had the Banana Rum shrimp and it was incredible. They have traditional bread service that is incredible as well as amazing desserts and appetizers. It is more of a fine dining event. Pleased that we came back to this... More

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Gardnerville, Nevada, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014 NEW

After reading past reviews of food quality and service levels. We decided to try this restaurant since our room was in walking distance. Most reviewers thought the food was excellent, and we were not disappointed. Everything we had was beyond our expectations including the recommended plantain appetizer. What we were most impressed with was the staff and quality of service.... More

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Conroe, Texas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 NEW

We went here while on vacation and was great upon arrival very professionally with no reservation. the manager said we don't have any out side seating available, but if you wait a few minutes at the bar we will have a table open soon. we waited approx. 15 min. we got to our table and the waiter was great and... More

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Maryland
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 NEW

Canoa is a very nice casual place on the water, in Oyster Pond. We make it a point to eat there every time we go to St Maarten. The menu is fantastic. Plenty of fresh seafood, great appetizers and flavorful meats. The food is beautifully plated. The Servers are very responsive, without hovering. If you come on a weekend, make... More

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Suffield, Connecticut
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 NEW

Had a wonderful meal at Canoa. Food was top quality, service outstanding and singer in lounge was amazing. This was our second experience with Canoa, and we will definitely visit again.

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Cleveland, Ohio
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22 reviews 22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

This was our second time dining at Canoa. My husband and I ate there last year and loved it so we couldn't wait to return. We started with the plantain canoa and we both loved it. The mahi al greco was delicious. My husband had the stuffed red snapper and it was very tasty as well. Restaurant can get very... More

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Charlottetown, Canada
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34 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

This is our second night eating here during our one week stay in St Martin. This place is new to us as it wasn't here last time we were here in 2006. The food is outstanding and the service at par. The Manager is on top of things and will do his best to accommodate your needs. We have had... More

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5 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

My wife and I enjoyed a quiet dinner here during our vacation. The bayside seating was pretty, a bit of an odor which bothered some but to us passed as we got used to it. The food was acceptable, my stuffed snapper was a 3/5 and my wife's burger was easily a 4/5 but did not constitute being in the... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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3 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

We ate at Canoa mid-week. They are closed on Monday nights. The service was terrible. The waiter did not refill drinks, stop to ask how our dinner was, nor clean the table after the main course which most finer restaurants do. The food was actually quite good...which was the highlight of our evening. Do know that compared to the other... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

All we heard when we got to the island was we needed to eat at Canota, so we attempted on Tuesday, but they are closed on Tuesday's, which is no big deal. We went back Wednesday evening. We were seated outside, the hostess referred to it as the "stinky" side. She was correct. It took forever for our waiter to... More

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Additional Information about Canoa

Address: Dawn Beach, Oyster Pond, St Maarten-St Martin
Phone Number: +1 721 5436442
Location: Caribbean  >  St Maarten-St Martin  >  Saint-Martin  >  Oyster Pond
Cuisine: Caribbean, International

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