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La Playa Bar Restaurant

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116 Parc de la Baie Orientale | La Playa Orient Bay, Orient Bay 97150, St. Maarten-St. Martin
+590690229999
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Endwell, New York
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

They take care of all of your needs for your day at the beach! They rent beach chairs, umbrellas, serve endless drinks and food! They even have water sports!

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Thank kmmb417
Santa Cruz, California
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158 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice location, and some of the employees seem very nice. They had live music on Friday evenings during our stay in March, and they open around 8AM every day. We walked by this place every day from our hotel. We sat down on our first day for beers just after lunch time and held menus in our hands for a... More 

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100 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They are good for either breakfast or lunch but nothing special. For breakfast they offer a continental or full breakfast. Can't give a high rating as it is Beach bar and doesn't really stand out. They do offer dinner buffets sometimes on the weekend but you have to sign up a few days ahead. Who wants to sign up ahead... More 

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NYC
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There's nothing like sitting on a cabana with a bottle of wine and some tapas or an entre. The restaurant is under new management and their menu has expanded to include tasty treats like a dozen types of pizzas, escargot, and a host of other delicious tasting treats. I really enjoyed their food.

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Hannover, Germany
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed March 24, 2017

the food is really good and I would not know what to recommend, as of yet everything we ordered were perfect. the prices are not cheap but for the quality of the food they are OK. the waiters are friendly and take care of their guests.

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Thank sternpetra8448
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19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed March 23, 2017

A great bottle of wine and a nice afternoon. We had an appetizer and the Island Salad which was awesome. The beach is crystal clear water and soft sand. Highly recommend. FYI the southern side is nudist...enjoy or bypass.

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Thank parpaced
Constanta, Romania
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42 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed March 23, 2017

Food very expensive and little poor.Staff nationalist and indifferent to people's needs. French If you are treated differently in a good way.

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Thank Chelaru G
Westford, Massachusetts
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed March 22, 2017

We had a late lunch of burgers and fries and it hit the spot. The staff was friendly and pleasant and the food was very good. We would certainly go back for another late lunch or an early dinner.

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illinois
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49 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed March 19, 2017

Roman at the beach bar was great. He was there it seemed like all the time and was a lot of fun. Made fantastic drinks!

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Meriden, Connecticut
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100 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed March 10, 2017

We've eaten lunch a few times this year at La Playa and have been very pleased with both the service and the food. The menu is extensive with an assortment of burgers, pizzas, appetizers, salads, and entrees. Everything we've ordered has been great! Today I ordered the vegetarian wrap and my husband had the lobster salad. The wrap came with... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, Bar, Caribbean, Cajun & Creole
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Bar scene, Large groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Scenic view
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 116 Parc de la Baie Orientale | La Playa Orient Bay, Orient Bay 97150, St. Maarten-St. Martin
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Maarten-St. Martin  >  Saint-Martin  >  Orient Bay
  • Phone Number: +590690229999

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?