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SO French - CLOSED

Citrine Road Number 1 - | Billy Folly - COLE BAY, Simpson Bay 1744, St Martin / St Maarten
+1 721-544-1143
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  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Citrine Road Number 1 - | Billy Folly - COLE BAY, Simpson Bay 1744, St Martin / St Maarten
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Reviewed April 4, 2017 via mobile

There is nothing regretful to say. We decided to go with the chefs first course recommendation and I followed with the second, my wife opting for a perfect filet. The ambiance, service, presentation and taste all outstanding. And Mr. Thomas is most accommodating and yes,...More

1  Thank wanderingguru
Reviewed March 25, 2017

A wonderful meal everything was delicious appetizer of scallops in a pastry shell was lite and amazingly good. Main course of turbot was delicious served with a sauce flavoured with muscles and saffron. Service is good Manager a little quirky but adds to the experience....More

Thank Filacouridis
Reviewed March 24, 2017

it was "so French", indeed. Frog's legs were great. Duck was cooked perfect & tasty. Wait staff was attentive - perfect. Will definitely be back

Thank Tom_B_NJ
Reviewed March 18, 2017

My wife met a friend in NC that suggested this place. What a great find! Tony met us at the door and made this a very memorable meal. I had the lamb shank. I would order it again. My wife had the seafood kabob that...More

2  Thank John T
Reviewed March 15, 2017

We had eaten on the French side of the island...very good.. Our last night decided to try So French. Husband had the special...Frog legs on a salad...it was amazing. We both got the filet, with bernaise sauce. BEST!!!! steak I have ever eaten. The staff...More

1  Thank expressions2016
Reviewed March 12, 2017

We had high expectations going into this meal because of the great reviews we had read and this was our first "real" meal on the island. IT. DID. NOT. DISSAPOINT. Everything about the experience was perfect. We took a nice walk, in perfect weather, from...More

1  Thank Abbey H
Reviewed March 11, 2017

We went to SO French one evening while in the Simpson Bay area. The service was outstanding as was the food. So far it is the best we have had in the Simpson Bay area. I had the Lamb Shank which was good, my wife...More

1  Thank Dan V
Reviewed March 10, 2017

For my first time trying French food and being a very picky eater, this was probably one of the best restaurants I've been to on the Island and in general. The food was beyond exquisite. Tony was very, very kind and attentive. The waiters were...More

Thank Natalie D
Reviewed March 5, 2017

Had a great meal at So French last night. The dining room is open air, overlooking Simpson Bay. Most of the time, i am sure this is sublime, but during regatta weekend, a bit of noise from the nearby Buccaneer Beach Bar. There are a...More

1  Thank tripdokta
Reviewed March 3, 2017 via mobile

Wow! Read the reviews and thought this might be a nice last night meal. Did not disappoint. Food was delicious and the service was excellent. Will definitely add So French to our yearly visits.

1  Thank babroggi
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$40 - $60
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Citrine Road Number 1 - | Billy Folly - COLE BAY, Simpson Bay 1744, St Martin / St Maarten
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St Martin / St Maarten  >  Sint Maarten  >  Simpson Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 721-544-1143
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