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Kakao Beach Restaurant and Bar

Plage de la baie Orientale, Orient Bay, St Martin / St Maarten
+1 059-087-4326
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (134 reviews)
“pizza” (62 reviews)
“salad” (52 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Plage de la baie Orientale, Orient Bay, St Martin / St Maarten
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Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

Kakao was one of the victims or Irma’s wrath. It was completely wiped off the beach with the storm surge and winds. The entire beach is utter distraction and desolation. It’s one of the five stars of Orient that will Likely be rebuilt. On our...More

6  Thank scott1102
Reviewed October 24, 2017 via mobile

Clean that beach of seaweed (August 2017)if you want to make a profit. It was disgusting to have a meal at the beach with that smell...

Thank M E
Reviewed October 11, 2017

We came here on one of our excursions from the cruise ship. They informed us that the seaweed was worse on the beach than normal because of all the storms that had come through recently, but it wasn't really that bad if you've ever seen...More

Thank Whitney R
Reviewed August 28, 2017 via mobile

We had dinner with beers at this place. It took a while to get service but we are still not on island time yet after arriving from the states. We both had Pizza's which were great.

Thank Capt65
Reviewed August 17, 2017

The menu and food quality at Kakao are great, and the location in the middle of Orient Beach can't be beat. Seating at individual tables with protection from sun and rain was comfortable, romantic and fun. Prices are a little on the high side, but...More

Thank SSwith3
Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

Our favorite on Orient Bay. Great lounges, food and service. Beautiful beach, although there is a lot of seaweed this summer.

Thank Lteitler
Reviewed July 23, 2017 via mobile

We had chicken and ribs with salad and fries. Our family liked all of the food! The staff was helpful and quick.

Thank Jane H
Reviewed July 22, 2017 via mobile

Went to this restaurant as part of a tour to Orient Beach. Was very surprised how delicious the food was considering there were at least 100 people from our cruise there, they handled it all with ease ,speed and freshness. My husband had chicken I...More

Thank Vengel
Reviewed July 15, 2017 via mobile

The beach was absolutely gorgeous and this beach bar/restaurant was the best. The beachside service was exceptional, the food was great and we had some awesome margaritas. Would definitely go back!

Thank virginia33
Reviewed July 2, 2017

A group of us from our tour landed at this restaurant. The service was mediocre at best and the prices are in French money. It took a while for the wait staff to recognize us and we had to flag them down at that. I...More

Thank tonyruth
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February 2, 2016|
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Response from chickiola | Reviewed this property |
2 people $25/30 to Orient Bay I'm sure there are more than one taxi drivers, ask a few before choosing your taxi.
November 1, 2015|
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Response from Patti F | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene, Scenic view, Families with children, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plage de la baie Orientale, Orient Bay, St Martin / St Maarten
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St Martin / St Maarten  >  Saint-Martin  >  Orient Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 059-087-4326
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Dans ce cadre privilegie, le RESTAURANT vous offre un horizon sur la baie orientale et l'ile de Tintamarre et Cay Verte avec ses tables dans un jardin tropical toutes faces a la mer...Ici, vous pourrez restaurer ou simplement vous desalterer a l'ombre d'une paillote, le regard perdu devant ce spectacle de pure quietude, les doigts de pieds en eventail sur un transat, berces par un fond de musique.Le cadre y est soigne et discret avec sa deco tout en bois.Dans un environnement de verdure luxuriante.Beach bar / restaurant / massage / boutique / wifi gratuite pour nos clients !
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