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“Relax Among The Palms” 5 of 5 stars
Review of les Boucaniers - CLOSED

les Boucaniers
Price range: $20 - $46
Cuisines: French, Caribbean
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Restaurant details
Good for: Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups, Romantic
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating
Level Contributor
6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
“Relax Among The Palms”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2012 via mobile

This informal little place has great food at a moderate price. This is a family business and with one server, expect to take your time. But, with a table on the beach among palm trees, order a good bottle of wine and just relax and enjoy. We both had scallops that we'd outstanding and the goat cheese Samoussa salad will not disappoint. Food here is as good as in Grand Case without the prices.

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Thank Louisquissett
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46 reviews from our community

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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Lima, Peru
Level Contributor
13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Just Great”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2012

Unique ambiance, right in a small beautiful beach. Food was just amazing. We went for the local specialties and loved them. They have a large selection of French wines. Plan for a long lunch, service is not fast (nor did we expected that), but the staff was very friendly.

  • Visited August 2012
    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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Thank rodrigosan
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Reliable quality dining with toes in the sand”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2012

We ended up eating here 3 times after stumbling across it because it was one of the few restaurants near our apartment (Residance Anse Margot, also near Hotel Mercure, Le Flamboyant and Nettle Bay Beach Club). The owners were fabulous - friendly without being intrusive and good to chat with. They recognized us after the first time, and gave us a coconut punch when they found out it was our anniversary. The lobster and steak au poivre were delicious; the boudin noir was the best I've ever had. Prices were in line with other french restaurants but food was so consistently good I was happy to pay it. Outside dining was also a treat, as the atmosphere was something you can only get in a few places.

  • Visited August 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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Thank CarrieV3
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Toronto, Canada
Level Contributor
125 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
“Most enjoyable”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2012

The food mostly creole is very good. The service is friendly, and the setting is pleasent

  • Visited April 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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Helpful?
Thank IbyH
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London
Level Contributor
51 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
“Great food, very friendly service, lovely beach setting”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2012

We eat here every year. The food is very good and the service is wonderful - very friendly and attentive. You can eat in the restaurant or outside with your feet in the sand. The lobster bisque is fantastic. A great choice of food on the menu - mostly seafood with some meat options as well, and some great specials. I had the lobster pasta most recently. Always a lovely evening and highly recommended!

  • Visited March 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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Thank poogleypie
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