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La Playa Bar Restaurant

) #13 of 30 Restaurants in Orient Bay ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ French, , Caribbean
116 Parc de la Baie Orientale | La Playa Orient Bay, Orient Bay 97150, St. Maarten-St. Martin
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (34 reviews)
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French, Bar, Caribbean, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly
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116 Parc de la Baie Orientale | La Playa Orient Bay, Orient Bay 97150, St. Maarten-St. Martin
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stumbled on La Playa after we decided to go check out Orient Bay and I'm glad we did. The view is wonderful, the food is fantastic and the people were so nice! Try the bruchetta, you won't be disappointed. Prices are in Euros and...More

Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent food and service, a must on Orient beach! Seas, Sun and Food! Great water sports, Live entertainment!

Thank iscsxm
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Stopped here on our tour with Bernard's Tours and the beach and area were beautiful. Would go back again to spend a day.

Thank bobbyd1945
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and a beautiful beach. Service is friendly. Try the club sandwich - so good. Tapas are excellent.

Thank Erin S
Reviewed 6 June 2017

For a little place on the beach, the food and the drink service were surprisingly good! We had orders of brie and calamari that were so generous, we were in trouble to try to get hungry for our reservation in Grand Case that evening!

Thank manalive53715
Reviewed 2 June 2017

We purchased chairs at this location every day on our trip. This is a great location for beach access. The staff are friendly and they always check to see if you need anything. We got the calamari served to us on the beach and it...More

Thank Travelbugs1013
Reviewed 25 May 2017

When we go to St. Martin, we always stay at this hotel, formerly L'Hoste, and that means we eat at this restaurant a lot. I think it is the best option on the entire Orient Beach for fine food. It is like being on a...More

Thank SATXKen
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Directly on the beach and elevated over the sand. It was a great spot overall with a mixed menu of French and American cuisine. Food was good. Atmosphere was great. Service was delightful. Would definitely go again.

Thank Parker G
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Quiet, Beautiful, Majestic, great ambiance, a place to change, clean restrooms, great food. The staff at the bar is funny and encourage you to speak a little French....ask for the local beer.

Thank ritler59
Reviewed 16 May 2017

I recently had the pleasure of experiencing La Playa Bar and Restaurant for the five days of my daughter's destination wedding. Besides eating breakfast daily, visiting the bar, and experiencing the wedding dinner, I also planned a "Girls Only" party and Sunday Brunch. Antoine is...More

Thank 35wanderlust
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 116 Parc de la Baie Orientale | La Playa Orient Bay, Orient Bay 97150, St. Maarten-St. Martin
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Maarten-St. Martin  >  Saint-Martin  >  Orient Bay
  • Phone Number: +590690229999
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