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Vesna Taverna

Airport Road #9 Palapa Marina | St Maarten, Simpson Bay, St Martin / St Maarten
+1 721-524-5283
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“banana nut” (29 reviews)
“moussaka” (13 reviews)
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7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
French, Greek, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Airport Road #9 Palapa Marina | St Maarten, Simpson Bay, St Martin / St Maarten
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21 - 30 of 588 reviews

Reviewed 29 June 2017

Went here for dinner with a family of four and it was excellent. Vesna was very friendly and oversaw the dining room. We ordered the stuffed grape leaves, hummus, beef short ribs, chicken with mushroom, Mahi Mahi wrapped in banana leaf, and mango cheesecake and...More

Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Found this place while just looking for a drink. Met Sally what a great person. We started with appetizers and drinks. Stayed for lunch and dessert. Came back 2 days in a row. Made new friends. Best Banana Run and Curry Conch.

Thank Minthekeys
Reviewed 26 June 2017

The 6 of us dined this week and all we can say is perfect....perfect food perfect service and the owner was a joy. I had the salmon which was probably the best I have eaten...cooked perfectly. Our friend had lamb shank and said it was...More

Thank ginnyknopf
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Find Sally and ask her for a Johnny Cake. The service and food are second to none. From the appetizers to the meals - can't say what was best. Great atmosphere. Nice place to meet locals. Make sure to top your meal off with the...More

Thank Marlene M
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

We ventured out "to the other side" (of the bridge) and glad we did! Escargot, mussels, grouper all good. The best was our server, Andre. Thanks for an enjoyable evening.

Thank Marty R
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

We were walking by this restaurant and went in to see the menu before deciding if we wanted to eat there or not. Andre, the charming and attentive head waiter, sold us immediately on the house specials. Everything was delicious and the man makes an...More

Thank Jim R
Reviewed 15 June 2017

We have been in Vesna Taverna several times during our stays on St. Maarten. We love to go here. Absolutely perfect food and off course the personal touch of Vesna and her staff. We definitely can recommend this restaurant!! A must go when you like...More

Thank Ronald2003
Reviewed 29 May 2017

This was a fabulous recommendation through a friend. The staff were engaging, fun and took great care of us. The atmosphere was warm, welcoming and just perfect. Our meals were great - I had a shrimp curry that was yummy. The desserts were perfect. I...More

Thank MaddyLibby
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Some time during our trip, morning noon or night we have to stop in and enjoy Vensa's. Whether it be breakfast, lunch or dinner the food is magnificent and the people are awesome. Yannick and Vesna only put out quality food that is second to...More

Thank jim c
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner last night and everything was delicious! Husband had Carribbean Pot which is served in a covered pot with 3 types of fish and potatoes and veggies. All served in a delicious broth/sauce. I had breast of chicken Normandy with a mushroom cream...More

Thank Ruth4371
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Sandra W
19 August 2017|
Response from Vesna_taverna | Property representative |
Hi, September we will be open only for breakfast and lunch Regards, Vesna
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Airport Road #9 Palapa Marina | St Maarten, Simpson Bay, St Martin / St Maarten
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St Martin / St Maarten  >  Sint Maarten  >  Simpson Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 721-524-5283
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