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L'Effet Mer

48 bd de Grand Case, Grand Case 97150, St Martin / St Maarten
+590 690 66-4338
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish lasagna” (5 reviews)
“celery soup” (2 reviews)
“mango” (7 reviews)
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French, Cajun & Creole, European, Caribbean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
48 bd de Grand Case, Grand Case 97150, St Martin / St Maarten
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Reviewed August 23, 2017 via mobile

We highly recomment this place. Good food nice service and wonderful view portions are big and we love the dessert.

Thank pandolo p
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

The food here was probably one of the best meals we've had there yet. While the restaurant was a little difficult to find, the food was amazing and it had a beautiful view of the ocean. Our waitress was very nice and attentive as well....More

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Reviewed July 19, 2017

We had a wonderful dinner for two and had the entire restaurant to ourselves. It was Bastille Day so most of the locals were not hanging out in Grand Case. The food was delicious. Ocean view was lovely as we watched the sun set. Celery...More

Thank lesleyc64
Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful dinner at this restaurant. The owner Isabel was very attentive We ordered a tuna tartare with coconut milk and a roasted mahi mahi with almonds which were fantastic. We highly recommend this place. Good wine list and very nice view of the...More

Thank MichaelBrener
Reviewed June 6, 2017 via mobile

We celebrated my birthday last night at this quiet, peaceful restaurant in Grand Case. Had a nice drink watching the sunset right over the water. Very relaxing after a busy day at work. Then my husband ordered the scallops with mango sauce and scalloped potatoes,...More

Thank Cyndi Berglund R
Reviewed May 25, 2017 via mobile

We had a very good dinner at this lovely and intimate restaurant. With a nice table at the balcony overlooking the sea! Very friendly service by the owner Isabelle. The egg with foie gras is a starter to remember! The main courses were very good...More

Thank yowan64
Reviewed May 25, 2017

We have been to this restaurant in prior years and were looking forward to another delicious meal. Our group of four was seated overlooking the beach - it was wonderful eating with the soft background noise of waves breaking near the shore with a Caribbean...More

Thank Melanie C
Reviewed May 7, 2017

I wish that I could remember the details, but my wife and I agree that this was our favourite meal in Grand Case. The food was very good and presented with care and attention, the service attentive and informed, and our seat looking out over...More

Thank Grant163
Reviewed April 29, 2017 via mobile

We dined here last year and were anxious to return and were just as impressed this year as last. The location, meal and service were outstanding. Don't miss this one on your trip to Grand Case.

Thank love2travel0226
Reviewed April 15, 2017 via mobile

Hidden in the bustle of bigger names in Grand Case, L'Effet Mer is a special spot that truly epitomizes what a seaside French restaurant should be. Outstanding food, personal service, true warmth in the cooking and the attitude. Our family of five (including a few...More

Thank markznyc
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
$40 - $80
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 bd de Grand Case, Grand Case 97150, St Martin / St Maarten
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St Martin / St Maarten  >  Saint-Martin  >  Grand Case
  • Phone Number: +590 690 66-4338
  • E-mail
The Restaurant L' Effet Mer in the heart of the village of Grand-Case, called "the gastronomic capital of the Caribbean" is the new place to be to discover a sophisticated and refined cuisine.
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