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The Palms Restaurant

25 Airport Road, Simpson Bay, St Martin / St Maarten
+1 5542375
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Caribbean, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
25 Airport Road, Simpson Bay, St Martin / St Maarten
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Reviewed March 2, 2017

While The Palms isn't the fanciest restaurant on St. Martin, I think it was my favorite meal we had there. The ambiance is a fun beach hut type setting. The food is EXCELLENT. And the owner is one of the friendliest people I have ever...More

Thank calliec2442
Reviewed March 1, 2017

Had a wonderful dinner here with 2 friends, was wonderful food and great drinks. The service was excellent, will go back her anytime for sure.

Thank Barbara G
Reviewed February 24, 2017

We visit St. Maarten yearly and stay in Simpson Bay. Sadly, we usually do not venture to the other side of the bridge for dinner. This last visit, we did and it was no mistake. We were greeted, sat and told of the specials within...More

Thank mel121676
Reviewed February 21, 2017 via mobile

We are very particular Superyacht crew who are used to fine dining cuisine, we have been coming to the Palms for years now and love everything on the menu we have tried, it really is our go too eatery while in SXM. Greg and Jo...More

1  Thank Ross K
Reviewed February 15, 2017

This is our third trip to St Maarten and it wouldn't be complete without a visit to The Palms. There were six of us this time ,money person had never been to St Maarten before Greg and Jo are gracious and welcoming hosts....Greg is known...More

1  Thank Canadasunny53
Reviewed February 14, 2017

I was the first one there and stayed late. Food and service were great! I had the Pao for an appetizer, a few sangrias, and the baby back ribs. Let's just say I could hardly move after that dinner. Also, the atmosphere was great.

1  Thank Michael S
Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

Been here several times over the years. Don't let the size of the small kitchen fool you; this place turns out flavorful dishes, nice portions; good drinks with attentive friendly service. The owners are a young married couple original from Canada where he studied at...More

2  Thank Geryl P
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Reviewed February 12, 2017 via mobile

These place will treat you right. Great Drunken Ribs and rum punch. Ask for Joe and Greg and they will try to insure tou have a pleasant experience will here. Good Sirloin Burger as well. A must stop when in St. Marteen!! It is aleays...More

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Reviewed February 6, 2017

Went here for lunch on a recommendation of a couple we met in our condo complex on Simpson Bay. He could not stop raving about how fabulous the service and food were. He said it's all fresh, no preservatives and made to order, which means...More

1  Thank AngelitaK
Reviewed January 31, 2017

Decided to try The Palms for dinner after reading some of the reviews. What a pleasant friendly place. Our waitress, whom I think is married to Greg, one of the owners, was very personable and gave wonderful recommendations. The owners were originally from Trinidad and...More

Thank Lois F
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Questions & Answers
August 27, 2017|
Response from Cathy L | Reviewed this property |
It is to far to walk in a reasonably amount of time. I woul say about five miles over a couple of mountains. You can take a bus or cab to it.
Debbie A
May 25, 2017|
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Response from asadia2017 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry wrong answer, I was thing of hotel in simpson bay not Maho. From Maho you must take a cab or public transportation.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $29
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Airport Road, Simpson Bay, St Martin / St Maarten
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St Martin / St Maarten  >  Sint Maarten  >  Simpson Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 5542375
Our little Caribbean style restaurant has so much to offer: Laid back ambiance, great service, but the most important, delicious home cooked meals that will make you come back for more again and again. Like us on Facebook and be part of our community!
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