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“Great Spot!”

Rancho Steak & Lobster
Ranked #46 of 112 Restaurants in Simpson Bay
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $10 - $50
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Restaurant details
Good for: Large groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Scenic view
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Toronto, Canada
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
“Great Spot!”
Reviewed April 21, 2013

Always a fun experience! I've been here a few times and with the amazing steaks, great live entertainment and friendly service, you can't go wrong!! If you're in St. Maarten, go!!

  • Visited March 2013
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Nannestad
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38 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Very good, and a nice menu.”
Reviewed April 21, 2013

This a great place on the dock, overlooking all the great yachts in the lagoon.
The food is steak, lobster, and Mexican.
All of wich are great portions, great tasting, and very good atmosphere.
Want a great Argentinian steak, this is the place.

  • Visited April 2013
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Thank OEA-74
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Finally a real steakhouse in the eastern Caribbean”
Reviewed April 17, 2013

Excellent meat, with the finest cut from Argentina and a Argentine chef with a fine dining background.
Wonderful interior design with lots of space , yet intimate.
High quality music and dance shows.
Highly recommended

  • Visited April 2013
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Thank RemcoStomp
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Sag Harbor, New York
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Average food, great ambience”
Reviewed April 15, 2013

We ate here on our first night in St. Maarten. It is a beautiful restaurant so we expected the food to match. The salad was excellent, but when the main course came we were disappointed. THe ribs and chicken were dry and we were the first customers of the night. With so many really good restaurants to chose from, we will most likely not be going back.

Visited March 2013
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Thank jeanne s
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BalyDesigns, Public Relations Manager at Rancho Steak & Lobster, responded to this review, May 7, 2013
Dear Jeanne,
Thank you for your honest review. February & March were a transitional period for Rancho as we were making major changes to restaurant and it's staff. This affected our performance at times and we sincerely apologize for your disappointing experience. As of April 2013, we are finally back on track and operating at a level that reflects the Rancho 'legacy' and we hope that you will one day give us the chance to redeem ourselves.
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St. Maarten-St. Martin
1 review
“Best place for meet lovers!”
Reviewed April 2, 2013

I'm a Captain on board a yacht and we spent this season in St. Maarten, been many times to dinner at Rancho Steak House and it was always delicious! From far is the best meat you can find on the island, my girlfriend tried the Lobster and it was wonderfull. Great music and live shows makes it a perfect fun and classy dinner for anyone.

  • Visited April 2013
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Thank MarceloV31
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