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Rancho Steak & Lobster

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Airport Road #28, Simpson Bay, St. Maarten-St. Martin
+1 721-545-2495
07:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 07:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 07:00 - 22:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2016 via mobile

Excellent steaks. My wife and I shared the three steak plate and our friends had the rib eyes. All were good and large but rib eyes were superb. Wines were pricey and average but the Latin band more than made up for that. Fyi the mohito bar up front is a different business, so you need to pay your bill... More 

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80 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2016

The pasta was wonderful. The mojitos were just okay. It was quiet. We could see the mega-yachts in the harbor.

Thank SHCH4
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2016 via mobile

The atmosphere looks great. Open windows, restaurant backs up to the yacht dock. The calamari was very fresh, but terribly greasy. My husband and I ordered 2 appetizers and then split a dinner sized plate of fajitas. The fajitas came out hot & fresh. Tasted pretty good. Nothing of note. I think it's a bit pricey for the quality of... More 

Thank Smancl1
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

The menu had a little bit of everything, a lot of choices with great variety. A great atmosphere especially on Saturdays for the latin nights! Really good steak and great fresh lobster!

Thank Maximilian L
Cannes, France
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21 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2016 via mobile

I had a steack (nice portion) with a blue cheese sauce, and was sick all the night...It looks like the cream was surely outdated. I hope it was just a night off... We'll not return!!!! The service was ok, location cool. Don't stop here, you have lot's of restaurants around!

Thank DLN06
Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016

The food was great with an excellent service and atmosphere. I had the tenderloin steak which was a generous size portion and to die for. The sides were simple which is all that is needed to compliment the flavoursome meat. Overall we had a great evening and will definitely be returning when I'm next on the Island.

Thank Phil V
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

Fantastic restaurant with amazing food and staff. Would definitely recommend this restaurant. Great ambiance. I had one of the best steaks I've ever eaten. Great cocktails!

1 Thank Anthony K
The Hague, The Netherlands
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016

My friends and I decided to take a walk to discover the island and came across with this lovely restaurant. I have had the one of the most delicious fajitas in my life. Not only the food, but the smiling faces were part of the charm. And to top it all off we happened to be there on a friday... More 

Thank katcoefe
Southwold, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016

First time on the island and we thought we would try this restaurant as we are all fans of Argentinian cuisine. Safe to say we were not disappointed, after a long day on the beach it was just what we needed! The service was great, the staff making sure to look after us. Thoroughly enjoyed the food too, will definitely... More 

Thank Zoe_Clack
Ludlow, Massachusetts
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6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2016

We've been going to Sint Maarten for 30 years and finally decided to try Rancho since it had a varied menu and a show. Our granddaughters were with us and we thought that it might be fun. T he steak prices were fairly expensive and only came with a small salad of various lettuces. Sides were very reasonably priced, but... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$50
Steakhouse, Caribbean, Seafood, Argentinian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, View, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Airport Road #28, Simpson Bay, St. Maarten-St. Martin
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Maarten-St. Martin  >  Sint Maarten  >  Simpson Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 721-545-2495

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