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Francois Plantation

| Saint-Barth, Colombier 97133, St. Barthelemy
+590 590 77-5306
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good9%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“bouillabaisse” (5 reviews)
“dover sole” (3 reviews)
“steak” (4 reviews)
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French, European, Caribbean, Vegetarian Friendly
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| Saint-Barth, Colombier 97133, St. Barthelemy
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1 - 10 of 31 reviews

Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

We had diner on a quiet evening, and it felt almost like being at home with attentive and efficient service, kind and relaxed but with class. Just what we like! The disapointment came from the menu where there are nice dishes but there is nothing...More

Thank likitornot
Zora S, Directeur général at Francois Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2018

Dear guest, May we thank you for the review you posted on TripAdvisor regarding your experience François Plantation. We would be happy to welcome you back for another beautiful moment among us and have the chance this time to surprise you! Kind regards Zora Stratenwerth...More

Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Just recently re-opened as a hotel, Villa Marie and the legendary Francoise Plantation which was one of THE places in the 90's! Setting is fabulous, very well appointed with a very strong plantation kind of decor with luxe fabrics and bold yellows and greens throughout!...More

Thank magnus l
Zora S, Directeur général at Francois Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback about your dinner and luch at our restaurant François Plantation. We are sincerely sorry that it did not meet your expectations. We hope to have the chance to see you again, and...More

Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

My husband chose this restaurant for my birthday dinner and it did not disappoint. Punchy flavors, unique twists, and local ingredients made everything fresh, different, and delicious. Not to be missed are the lime butter that comes with the bread, the house special bouillabaisse, and...More

Thank Jfoyle24
Zora S, Directeur général at Francois Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2018

Dear guest, What a real pleasure to read your heartfelt remarks about our restaurant François Plantation, and it is our turn to tell you we were privileged to have you and your husband for this special event. It is very rewarding for all of our...More

Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

Everything was simply perfect. Great location, very kind and professional staff, excellent drinks. Do I have to say something about the food? DELICIOUS is nothing .... It was heaven in earth. Thank you guys for this unique esperienze in lovely St BarthMore

Thank Chicca63
Zora S, Directeur général at Francois Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2018

Dear guest, What a real pleasure to read your heartfelt remarks about our restaurant François Plantation, and it is our turn to tell you we were privileged to have you as our guests. It is very rewarding for all of our teams to hear that...More

Reviewed 24 April 2018

We had dinner at Francois Plantation last night. The dining room is one of the most elegant on the island. It is reminiscent of some of the old colonial hotels you find in Asian cities. The crowd was older, mostly American and fairly sedate for...More

Thank TSF3333
Zora S, Directeur général at Francois Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2018

Dear guest, May we thank you for the elogious review you posted on TripAdvisor regarding your experience François Plantation. We are delighted to read your compliments, be sure we will be proud to share them with all our team as well as your wine choice...More

Reviewed 24 April 2018

My husband and I just got back from a wonderful trip to the island. We had fond memories of Francois Plantation from before it had closed and were excited to return to try out Marie's at this location. After reading some of the less-than-stellar reviews...More

Thank jill681
Zora S, Directeur général at Francois Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2018

Dear guest, May we thank you for the review you posted on TripAdvisor regarding your experience François Plantation. We are delighted to read your compliments, be sure we will be proud to share them with all our team. We would be happy to welcome you...More

Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Awesome service from when we pulled into the valet until we left. The atmosphere is fantastic with great breezes and music filling the restaurant. The food was extremely well cooked with great flavors as well! We will definitely return!More

Thank CBakes
Zora S, Directeur général at Francois Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2018

Dear guest, May we thank you for the elogious review you posted on TripAdvisor regarding your experience François Plantation. We are delighted to read your compliments, be sure we will be proud to share them with all our team. We would be happy to welcome...More

Reviewed 26 March 2018

My wife and I had dinner at Francois Plantation last night with some apprehension, as I had read the previous TripAdvisor reviews warning about the service issues. Yesterday evening, the service was excellent and attentive, yet not overly so. Food was also very good. I...More

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Zora S, Directeur général at Francois Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2018

Dear Guest May we thank you for the elogious review you posted on TripAdvisor regarding your experience François Plantation. We are delighted to read your compliments, be sure we will be proud to share them with all our team. We are happy to see that...More

Reviewed 23 February 2018

Now called Villa Marie, the dining room at Francois Plantation has reopened. Absolutely worth the price for some quite classic French dishes like quenelles, Dover sole, roast seabass, and soufflé, all of which we found special. The service was a bit distracted.More

Thank john w
Zora S, Directeur général at Francois Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2018

Dear guest, May we thank you for the elogious review you posted on TripAdvisor regarding your experience François Plantation. We are delighted to read your compliments, be sure we will also do the necessary to improve the quality of our service. We would be happy...More

Reviewed 15 February 2018

Absolutely wondrous surroundings and decor. Probably the finest on the island. Our Valentine's evening dinner experience was a real disappointment however. Other than the somellier, the staff seemed amateur at best. We were four people, placed our appetizer and main course orders and then waited....More

Thank Miles F
Zora S, General Manager at Francois Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 17 February 2018

Dear Guest We would like to thank you for having taken the time to write us on tripadvisor, your comments are really important for us. We do regret to hear about your diaspointing experience for which we are extremely sorry. Our aim is to provide...More

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Chicca63
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Response from CBakes | Reviewed this property |
Yes!!
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William G
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Response from Miles F | Reviewed this property |
We were on the island and simply called to make our reservation.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 28 - US$ 75
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Saint-Barth, Colombier 97133, St. Barthelemy
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Barthelemy  >  Colombier
  • Phone Number: +590 590 77-5306
  • E-mail
Description
Let yourself be transported to the heart of Provence or on the shores of the Mediterranean! Discover the great classics of French dining thanks to the chef Emmanuel Motte, an elegant and sophisticated cuisine, elaborated with the finest ingredients of French gastronomy. Francois Plantation's cuisine is inspired by the best of the Caribbean.
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