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Place du village | Parc de la baie orientale, Orient Bay 97150, St. Maarten-St. Martin
+1 069-066-8003
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phoenix, az
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is my second time trying this restaurant, and it's the least memorable meal from all of the Orient Village restaurants. The food is fine (I had a good, authentic Italian dish), but the service left a bad taste. The host/waiter seemed annoyed at our questions (which was like two) and then told us incorrectly what the main dishes came... More 

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Freehold, New Jersey
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142 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

This is our favorite restaurant on St. Martin, which is high praise on this island of gourmet cuisine. Our latest visit was no disappointment. The buffalo mozzarella appetizer with toast and a spread were mouth-watering. The osso buco was the best I've ever tasted and was wrapped in zucchini, which was a nice touch. The deserts and the Lemoncello digestif... More 

Thank R F
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33 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

We came here for dinner and got pizza. Of the three places we tried for pizza (Le Piment & Yellow Sub being the other two), we liked this place the most for pizza--and we say this despite the mishap described later. The crust was not tough for us as described in other reviews--we thought it was fine, "average" thickness. My... More 

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Orkelljunga, Sweden
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186 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 229 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 30, 2016

We had a pizza and some wine here. We came in because of the friendly hostess from Peru and the service was really great! The pizzas however lacked some taste and had a thick crust, when we prefer a thin crust. The wine was great! If we cannot find better food in the village we will come here again just... More 

Thank Anette12345
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 30, 2016

I have never send food back To the kitchen but the pizza I ordered juist made my cry....The dough was so tough I couldn't get trough with even a steakknife. It didn't juist cut like cardboard, it also tasten like it. The second try wasn't much better. No more pizza here for me. The waiters laked professionality. A waste of... More 

Thank liesje1972
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456 reviews
189 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 172 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 20, 2016

Ate there twice this trip in spite of the blonde waitress/greeter. Food was very good but generally she was a disappointment--no skills on an island that is known for good service. Since others have mentioned it here, the blonde needs to find another job somewhere else. Our friends will not return. I will if some of the staff changes. The... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 20, 2016

My husband and I tried Little Italie when we decided to take a break from French food. The woman working to draw people into the restaurant was pretty aggressive but seemed friendly enough. As soon as we ordered our wine we were informed the oven broke so there was no pizza available. I wasn't too fussed as I didn't plan... More 

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Andover, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

Seeing this little dog peeing in the gravel just about sent us into hysterics at our slap stick comedy evening that we sadly chose to eat here one evening. The waitress is so eager to get the punters as they view the menu she will actually break off from talking to you or taking your order to get another hapless... More 

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Frederick, Maryland
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41 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 29, 2016

Generally I'd give two stars if the food was pretty good, and it was pretty good, but the service was so aggressively bad I couldn't do it. Don't go here. We have been going to Orient for years, and we understand that French service is not doting, but this was well beneath that. The waitress/hostess was pleasant in a phony... More 

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Carmel, California
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 25, 2016

Had the bolognese lasagne. It was fresh, texture perfect and delicious. prices are good and the wait time wasn't bad.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$15 - $38
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Place du village | Parc de la baie orientale, Orient Bay 97150, St. Maarten-St. Martin
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Maarten-St. Martin  >  Saint-Martin  >  Orient Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 069-066-8003

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?