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Tropical Wave

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Le Galion | Baie Embouchure Orleans, 97150, St. Maarten-St. Martin
+1 059-087-3725
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Canada
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291 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 158 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is everything you expect in a real beach restaurant: Right near the water's edge, tables on the white sand all under cover from the sun, friendly staff. We ate a lunch that was very reasonably priced. Choices: Tuna baguette (good), chicken baguette (beyond delicious), and a burger (very tasty), but would love to come back to try the fish... More 

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soul
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

Pat has always made sure his staff can cook up a storm. I have been to many afternoon parties here, and always pleased with the food. Reacently i just had to call in for cold beers and a lighter for the bbq we were having with family at the far end of the beach from here. Thats for saving the... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

great staff great food great drinks !! enjoyed it very much would keep going !!!very relaxed friendly !

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

Spent a day with Pat at his restaurant and sailboarding rental back in 2011 on "St. Martin Day" of our cruise. The lovely wife chilled with a fruity drink while I tried my hand at sailboarding and the kids played in the sand. We all had a very nice time. Not sure what the rest of our fellow cruise passengers... More 

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Thank Bullneck
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

We've spent a whole day at the Tropical Wave at Le Galion beach. the bay is perfect for families with young children as the waters are calm and shallow. The food is good quality, the menu is not that long but is perfect for a lunch on the beach. Its also possible to rent kayaks, surfs, paddle boats

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San Jose, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

The Good: Located on the beach with service directly on to the sand Chair and umbrella service available for a fee Fresh food made daily - typically fish Beer and wine available The Bad: Food is average beach food Food choices are limited

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Philadelphia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016

Did some paddle boarding here and people could have not been any nicer. Some food is available that we didn't try but maybe next time.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016

We wandered our way to many beaches and lounge chairs on our visit and found this hidden place. We rented a few chairs and an umbrella, a sailboard and a goggle and snorkel. The owner, Pat, gave us basic instructions, just because he wants to. It's a quiet shallow bay with a steady breeze and a sea grass bottom, to... More 

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Oranjestad, Aruba
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

Was a great experience. Very relaxing and welcoming. The food was great and service excellent. Would definitely recommend.

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Hamilton Ontario Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2016

Our favorite beach on the island. Awesome food at reasonable prices. Gourmet at the beach! Ate three times. Mahi-Mahi, Red Snapper and the burrito. Not your typical beach shack!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Caribbean
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Le Galion | Baie Embouchure Orleans, 97150, St. Maarten-St. Martin
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Maarten-St. Martin  >  Saint-Martin
  • Phone Number: +1 059-087-3725

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