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Le Santal

40 Rue Lady Fish, Sandy Ground 97150, St Martin / St Maarten
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good10%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“duck” (15 reviews)
“chateaubriand” (8 reviews)
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French, Seafood, European, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
40 Rue Lady Fish, Sandy Ground 97150, St Martin / St Maarten
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11 - 20 of 159 reviews

Reviewed May 4, 2017

One of the best, most romantic places we have ever experienced--fabulous place. Food was pricy but well presented and very good.

Thank lynnf659
Reviewed March 26, 2017

Le Santal is not especially easy to get to, as you need to wend your way through the narrow and cluttered streets of Sandy Ground to get to it. You may think you are not in the right place, but stick with and and you...More

Thank Steven S
Reviewed March 23, 2017

Once you get there its fine.The street is a little sketchy. once inside it is a lovely place.the people and service are lovely. I think its a family run business. order app salad and dinner as this is a french restaurant the the portions are...More

Thank Bettyann M
Reviewed March 21, 2017

This is our favorite place to eat. Every time we visit this Island we plan to go back again and again. The food and service are impeccable. You have to get the onion soup if for nothing else but the presentation. Always love the chief's...More

Thank JTTC
Reviewed March 20, 2017

French cuisine served on balconies overlooking the sea. Staff is attentive and the setting is very traditional. The food was superb--including the fresh red snapper, served flaming tableside. The lacquered duck was flavorful and accompanying potatoes made the meal. The wine, coffee, appetizers, and dessert...More

Thank cracklinob
Reviewed March 16, 2017 via mobile

Today 3/15 was our 39th Anniversary and Nada was our Hostess with the best food on the Isaland we started with gaspacho anf frog leg rolls just heavenly. Next homemade ravioli with white truffles yummy main course was duck and the special poached sea scallops...More

Thank Excess4343
Reviewed March 8, 2017

Wow! The best meal and experience we had during our vacation! The dining room is absolutely stunning, with tables situated in small balconies overlooking an ocean lit up with lights. The service was professional, friendly and displayed everything France is renowned for. And the food-...More

Thank Doug508
Reviewed March 8, 2017

After reading the other reviews and then visiting Le Santal myself, I felt as if we were seeing two different places. Upon arriving, expect to ask yourself, "what Concierge would send 3 girls to this neighborhood?" It is located in a sketchy neighborhood to be...More

Thank punkybakergirl
Reviewed March 5, 2017

There are so many restaurants on St. Martin/St. Maarten, that bad ones don't last long. This restaurant has been operating for over 40 years and we found out why on our annual trip to the island this year. The food and service were exceptional. The...More

Thank BSP1989
Reviewed March 1, 2017

Le Santal is located in a somewhat dicey neighborhood in Sandy Ground, St Martin. Once you get there, however, the valet parking is very reassuring. The restaurant itself is elegantly appointed in a vision of whiteness. White columns separate nooks set with white table settings,...More

Thank john b
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Response from LAC21 | Reviewed this property |
This restaurant came recommended to me by several different people. Its a must .. my husband and I had appetizers, individual fabulous entrees, dessert, coffee and two bottles of $50 wine and our bill with tip was under... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Business meetings, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 1:00 AM
5:30 PM - 1:00 AM
5:30 PM - 1:00 AM
5:30 PM - 1:00 AM
5:30 PM - 1:00 AM
5:30 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Rue Lady Fish, Sandy Ground 97150, St Martin / St Maarten
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St Martin / St Maarten  >  Saint-Martin  >  Sandy Ground
  • Phone Number: 10590875348
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