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56, Cupecoy Bay, St. Maarten-St. Martin
0690 714707
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Larchmont, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate twice here. On Sat. evening all you can eat chicken and ribs, a great deal. Also had a couple of pastas by Paolo from Sicily. Very good and reasonable. Happy hour 2 for 1 gives a quality drink, rum punch, pina colada etc. Try to go at sunset. One of the best spots on the island to see... More 

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Hudson, New Hampshire
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

We did the Thursday night all you can eat Italian buffet only because we had just arrived, hit happy hour and did not want to risk driving anywhere. What can I say? It was below average at best but could be so much better with a genuine desire to stimulate the guests into wanting to eat here. The buffet food... More 

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L.I., NY
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2016

We were at the Planeta Bar outside the Sapphire, which is tended by a really great bartender, Nadine. We had planned to head off the grounds for dinner, but with one drink leading to another...and after speaking to the owner, Paolo, we ordered one Pasta ala Norma to share. The homemade marinara had plenty of fresh eggplant and the rigatoni... More 

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Callicoon, New York
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2016

We went on Saturday for “All You Can Eat BBQ.” Chicken is baked; pork ribs are boiled, both are then served with a tiny cup of bottled BBQ sauce, and canned vegetables. After the first serving we each asked for another serving: the surly waiter, thoroughly outraged that we asked for more, brought one-half of one serving of boiled ribs,... More 

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Philipsburg, St. Maarten-St. Martin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

Loved their breakfast simple but good love their drink all you want I had over 5 coffees lol and they serve within 10 mins after your order maximum they have a very friendly waitress she's amazing :) don't miss it they start at 7:30am until 10:30am

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2016

The restaurant at the Sapphire Beach Club is a great little place for Italian home style dishes, fresh and well created. Sitting by the sea, the view is always great, the atmosphere is casual and friendly. I really liked the angel hair pasta with shrimp and broccoli but all the pasta was superb. Very good value for those of us... More 

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Woodbridge, New Jersey
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2015 via mobile

Very much over priced for frozen meats and canned sauces. Open when manager feels like it. Adjacent bar as bad or worse.

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Ellenwood, Georgia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2013

One waitress, so service is not the quickest. Dog has access to the kitchen, unsanitary. We had crinkle cut friends for lunch and the home style fries in the evening.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 26 - US$ 35
Cuisine
Italian
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 56, Cupecoy Bay, St. Maarten-St. Martin
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Maarten-St. Martin  >  Sint Maarten  >  Cupecoy Bay
  • Phone Number: 0690 714707

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