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Le Planteur

Rue de l' Escale, Oyster Pond, St Martin / St Maarten
(590) 0590 29 53 21
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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French, Seafood
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Rue de l' Escale, Oyster Pond, St Martin / St Maarten
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41 - 50 of 104 reviews

Reviewed 6 April 2015

Very slow service only 2 tables there. The owner waited on us and first brought a soda when ordered a beer, then the meal he said came with rice came with pasta noodles that had no seasoning or even butter. Portions were small and their...More

1  Thank Vdubfixer
Reviewed 5 February 2015

My wife and I went here on the concierge's recommendation. The service was quite slow and the food mediocre. The ambiance is quite nice. We would chose not to return.

2  Thank Marc D
Reviewed 2 January 2015

Most beautiful and romantic spot on the island. Lots of character and charm. Amazing view. Great personal service. Consistently good food. We are always in search of a great restaurant with a view and this has become a favorite of ours. The restaurant is French...More

2  Thank DoxieLover49
Reviewed 12 November 2014

I've had dinner here a few times over the last 10 or more years. Always good. Gérard makes this place very relaxing. I like the fusion of the french with the caribbean. Some decent wine and he will help you make it all good with...More

Thank Flyboy22
Reviewed 28 October 2014

My husband and I have been to St.Martin many times and always stay in Oyster Pond. We have passed this place often but decided to try it last night. The restaurant itself is very nice and has a beautiful view of the marina. I ordered...More

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 24 October 2014

Get out of Phillipsburg and head to Oyster Pond. About a 10 to 15 minute drive from the main city. You will not be disappointed. The service is fantastic and the charm of the place is simply elegant. It is often very quiet, only a...More

Reviewed 31 August 2014

This was our third visit to St. Martin and we have been many places to eat. We have always driven past this restaurant and decided to try it out. As a few others have mentioned the prices are in euros and it may not be...More

Thank lovetosnorkel1
Reviewed 31 July 2014

31 juillet 2014 My wife and I had dinner at Le Planteur last Friday evening. We have been to Gérard's restaurant several times since our first visit in 2002. We have never been disappointed! Gérard takes great care in the preparation of everything for the...More

Thank ChrisReilly199
Reviewed 8 July 2014

Don't be put off if no one's there; Girard and his chefenjoy catering to small crowds with lots of personnal attention and execllent French food. Enchanting view overlooking the Atlantic Ocean from high on the hill. Take your time and enjoy

Thank Bill P
Reviewed 30 June 2014

This charming little restaurant is just wonderful. The food is outstanding. It's a little pricey and the menu in priced in euros. The owner is such a sociable pleasant man. We recommend this establishment highly.

1  Thank Fuzzy0318
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue de l' Escale, Oyster Pond, St Martin / St Maarten
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St Martin / St Maarten  >  Sint Maarten  >  Oyster Pond
  • Phone Number: (590) 0590 29 53 21
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