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Captain Oliver's Resort & Marina | St Maarten, Oyster Pond, St. Maarten-St. Martin
+1 721-520-7200
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North Kingstown, Rhode Island
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We go here for lunch every year, although we stay on the other side of the island. Food is good, staff if very friendly and is right on the water. A little difficult to find, but worth it!

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Allentown, New Jersey
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90 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were invited to attend a reception for the traveltalkonline group with snack foods and special drink prices. After the reception we stayed for some snacks and drinks. My bride had the Escargot in puff pastry and I ordered a Caesar salad and pasta Carbonera. The service was excellent and the food very good. Before we finished the meal, the... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location of this place is great, adjacent to the hotel, so if you stay at that hotel, the restaurant is extremely convenient. The food was excellent, service was great and they even had a live band. Portions were big, the dessert was huge and so French :) Everything was perfect for a nice dinner overlooking the Oyster Pond Bay.... More 

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Sherwood Park, Canada
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastic Smorgasbord, excellent & interesting food. Wonderful cocktails and desserts. Atmosphere is warm & friendly. Live music & dance floor ... What more could you ask for?

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Norwalk, Connecticut
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34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely location on dock overlooking yacht anchorage at Oyster Pond. Rather pretentious menu, fairly pricey, so-so service. In our opinion it was not worth the price - especially considering other available options.

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East Gwillimbury, Canada
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32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had lunch there last week. Food was mediocre and the service was very slow.Seemed to be only one person in the kitchen preparing the meal. There are so many other great place to eat.. The setting is beautiful but I would not go back

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Thank Merle47
Alexandria, Virginia
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

tables are close to the boat, which is nice. The restaurant was empty on a Friday evening. They have live music on Saturdays.

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Thank Dimitra H
St. Maarten-St. Martin
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

Great selection during their buffets on Saturday night and Sunday brunch. Often a fish soup or bisque with all the trimmings (french bread croutons, grated emmenthaler cheese, dollop of a type of mayonnaise) as one of the many starters. They're famous for their elaborate raw fish offerings: sashimi of mahi mahi, tuna, salmon. Main course table is also excellent with... More 

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Auburn, Maine
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

A tradition of ours is whenever we go to St. Martin, we must go to Captain Oliver's, and most people know why! GREAT service and super friendly people that we really had a discussion with. but the only downside is the food takes long! we were there at lunch with only 2 other people and we had to wait over... More 

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Thank essentiallyhobbs
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Reasonable price and delicious food. Service granted with smiles and dedication. We were here 20 year ago and the premises were better maintaned then with a pond underneath our feet which does not existe anymore.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Caribbean
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Captain Oliver's Resort & Marina | St Maarten, Oyster Pond, St. Maarten-St. Martin
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Maarten-St. Martin  >  Sint Maarten  >  Oyster Pond
  • Phone Number: +1 721-520-7200
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Captain Oliver's

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