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Bistro de la Mer

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Bistro de la Mer, Marigot, St. Maarten-St. Martin
+590 590 29-3003
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Vantaa, Finland
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344 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 197 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

After ferry from Anguilla we wanted to have some nice drink. Went here, despite the fact that there were no other customers. Our drinks itself were OK. It was just unpleasant to hear how our waitress was all the time nagging to her colleagues, who were preparing evening b-b-q. Drinks were on their menu 7€. But when paying, they were... More 

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Jarvenpaa, Finland
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118 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We used this restaurant twice during our stay in St Martin and had the lobster pizza both times - it was fabulous! Very good service - the waitress put our shopping in the fridge whilst we ate. I would give it five stars except for the very busy and noisy road.

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Thank Robin B
Point Pleasant Beach, New Jersey
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54 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food was ok there and the service was excellent... but it wasn't very memorable. There's better food out there to be had. It's in a tough location on the street so we kept smelling exhaust from the padding cars. If you go, sit inside more away from the street.

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New York City, New York
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31 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My wife and I decided to cross into the French side one afternoon, and found ourselves at the Bistro de la Mer. We were tempted to go beyond our comfort zones and try some French dishes influenced by local cuisine. We were thrilled. What made this even more pleasant was the service -- cheerful, helpful, fun. It cost us a... More 

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Thank Irwin H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

We went there as a family of six, two adults and four older-to-almost-adult kids. It was a Monday and Loterie Farm (which we like) was out intended destination; unfortunately they are closed that day of the week. So Bistro de la mer was selected "on the spot" as a substitute, however our expectations were still Loterie-level. As one can imagine,... More 

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Columbia, Missouri
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

We were looking for another restaurant and happened upon this one. They had music, which drew us in. The food was good, the atmosphere light and fun, but the best part was the after dinner passion fruit rum was to die for!!! Made by Vichy (sp?), who was such a sweetheart, it was so smooth!!!!!!!! I could drink this everyday!... More 

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Kristiansund, Norway
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

Convenient Restaurant along the harbour in Marigot service was good seating was comfortable ample portions served and a nice open air atmosphere was there early on a quiet day so it wasn't busy speciels are laid on on different days,worth a visit if a quick stop is what your looking for.

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Thank Ray H
Wiltshire, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

Wonderful atmosphere and the food for lunch was outstanding. Typical french cuisine and all the trappings you would expect. This is a gem of a restaurant and the ambience is perfect - you could imagine that you were at a place somewhere on the french riviera!!

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Thank kenlB1578ZE
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12 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner. Food was good, abit a bit expensive. They do have fantastic nutella and banana crepes- so much so that we returned a few days later just for dessert!

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Boca Raton, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

We came in a large group off a ship. The service was good. I had the mahi mahi which was very good and a particularly large portion. My wife had the mussels and fries and again the portion was surprisingly large. We also had French onion soup which was very good. Wine was good. Crepe with Nutella was, of course,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, Cajun & Creole
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bistro de la Mer, Marigot, St. Maarten-St. Martin
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Maarten-St. Martin  >  Saint-Martin  >  Marigot
  • Phone Number: +590 590 29-3003

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?