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Cabana Beach Bar and Restaurant Royal Palm

) #66 of 92 Restaurants in Simpson Bay $$ - $$$ American, ,
#114 Cole Bay Welfare Road, Simpson Bay, St. Maarten-St. Martin
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“johnny cakes” (4 reviews)
“sandwiches” (4 reviews)
“lobster” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
#114 Cole Bay Welfare Road, Simpson Bay, St. Maarten-St. Martin
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Reviews (67)
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1 - 10 of 64 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We only ate drinks and appetizers and this restaurant. The drinks were weak but the cheese stick and ribs were good. Since the restaurant and the resort were two different companies you had to pay separately and that was a bit inconvenient when at the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stay at the Royal Palm year after year. I don't know how the Cabana has received poor ratings. The Cabana is definitely one of our favorite places to relax and enjoy a good meal. The breakfast and lunches are amazing. We have not eaten...More

Reviewed 9 June 2017

Our waitress tried hard, but at the end of the day we waited more than an hour for my 18$ scallops; that had 3 overcooked and cold scallops on the plate. I ordered conch chowder that came out after my entree, and I sent it...More

Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

We have dined here several times. We've sampled cocoanut shrimp and the calamari appetizers and both were outstanding. We had burgers for lunch and they were so good, I did not expect to get good beef on an island. For dinner we tried shrimp skewers...More

Reviewed 2 May 2017

Two for one happy hour daily, drinks were delicious, staff was very kind and accommodating. They also have good drink specials from 10-4 everyday in addition to happy hour from 4-6

Reviewed 2 May 2017

ate here for happy hours and snacks really nice setting ,not large but enough for quaint spot. they offer dinner specials with buffet sides.

Reviewed 11 March 2017

Great view of the beautiful big boats with the perfect food and drink. Highly recommend if your on island!

Reviewed 22 February 2017

The food and drinks is so convenient, it's a swim up bar and the bartenders know how to treat the guest, the drinks are so worth the price!!!

Reviewed 20 February 2017

Stunning sunset view, great service & food! Highly recommend! Watching planes arrive, waiting for the gorgeous sunset is amazing!

Reviewed 29 January 2017

We stay at the Royal Palm, so this is about as convenient for us as it gets. Right on the beach. We go for breakfast, and they have your basics as well as some original creations. I gravitate towards the local dishes, and got the...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: #114 Cole Bay Welfare Road, Simpson Bay, St. Maarten-St. Martin
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Maarten-St. Martin  >  Sint Maarten  >  Simpson Bay
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