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Grain De Sel

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Route de Saline, Salines, St. Barthelemy
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London, England, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Good island food, available all day. Rustic surroundings with a family of iguanas. Very open and can be hot but go for the flavours. Try the fish boudin and freshwater prawns.

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Thank John W
New York City, New York
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444 reviews
307 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's the closest restaurant to Saline beach. Loved the cabbage chicken salad as it's got a spicy Thai kick to it. Many great salads and seafood options. 100% outdoor dining. Perfect lunch spot for beach-goers.

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Thank Skych8ser
Los Angeles
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30 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Delicious food is just a few minutes walk from Saline Beach. The prices are reasonable (especially for St Barth's). You can dine while enjoying a view of the pond. The service is very friendly.

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Thank Arnie310
Las Vegas, Nevada
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67 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For many years, people have raved about the great fushion food at Mayas, on Public Beach, which was cited as one of the few "deals" in St. Barths. Sometime a few years ago, Maya's steeply raised its prices. At the new prices, there are better places to eat in St. Barths. Well, Grain de Sel is the new Maya's ...... More 

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Thank N700hk
Kingsland, Georgia
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112 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As always, our reviews are based on our particular likes, tastes, expectations and expert-ence; never intended to persuade/dissuade anyone from patronizing a business. We were at the beach in Saline and decided to stop-in for a quick lunch; we believe there are only two restaurants nearby open for lunch in this area. Diners have an open-view to the outside no... More 

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Thank Mike-PJ-Georgia
Upstate NY
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87 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 183 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was driving around the Island and decided to have lunch at Grain De Sel. Had the fish special, with the best french fries. Fries were cooked perfect. Spouse had steak special both were very good. Cocktails were good as well as the service.

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Thank scubasam
Mamaroneck, New York
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43 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

We never tried the Grain de sel before this year and realized that we should have. Simple and tasty cooking along with nice service make and very good experience at reasonable price

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Thank retmrey
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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2,702 reviews
1,427 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 490 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016

A great restaurant in St. Barth, with creoles specialités and internationales menus, for a nice lunch, fresh fish, excellent restaurant, friendly service and super ambiance.

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Thank Manuela L
New York City, New York
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143 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2016

This is just a fantastic and legendary place to have lunch after or before jumping into the waves at Saline Beach! The staff is super friendly and lovely, food is great and authentic and it's one of the places I miss the most when not vacationing on the island. It's very low key with well prepared dishes!!

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Thank magnus l
New York
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016

Great lunch. We go twice in the week that we are in St. Barth's. Great, friendly service. Excellent food. Perfect for a 2 hour lunch !! Next year dinner too.

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Thank c48gold

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Caribbean, French, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Route de Saline, Salines, St. Barthelemy
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Barthelemy  >  Salines

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