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Le Planteur

Rue de l' Escale, Oyster Pond, St Martin / St Maarten
(590) 0590 29 53 21
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“monkfish” (8 reviews)
“bread” (13 reviews)
“mahi mahi” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, Seafood
$$ - $$$
Rue de l' Escale, Oyster Pond, St Martin / St Maarten
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Reviewed 30 May 2017

We weren't quite sure where to go for dinner during a recent stay at Oyster Bay Resort and decided to drive around the pond to Le Planteur - - what a delightful surprise. The owner greeted us warmly and was very attentive. He made great...More

Thank TravelWithPatti
Reviewed 6 May 2017

There were very few people in this restaurant, why I don't know. The server/owner was very friendly and informative, and gave us very personal service. We had very reasonably priced glasses of wine to start. I got the Monk Fish which was very good in...More

Thank Maryann B
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

This is a lovely spot nestled in hills overlooking Oyster Pond and Atlantic Ocean on the French side. Lunch was nice enough: Salad Nicoise and beef brochettes and a couple glasses of rose. Very pleasant server. Worth a try if you are in the area.

Thank brjack
Reviewed 31 January 2017

8 of us chartered a catamaran out of the Sunsail Marina in Oyster Pond. Le Planteur was our destination for dinner before we headed out on the seas the next day. As it was mid-week it was not crowded so we easily had a nice...More

Thank Jane S
Reviewed 23 January 2017

This restaurant had parking and took credit cards which is what prompted us to stop. We were the only people there which made me nervous but we liked the menu choices so we decided to try it. We're glad we did! The host/waiter was kind,...More

1  Thank NieSam
Reviewed 10 January 2017

We have been here many times in visiting St. Martin. We have never been disappointed. We went on a slow day, so the restaurant wasn't busy. The owner has been there a long time and typically does everything but cook. I am OK with that,...More

Thank RiskGuy
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Perched atop a hill overlooking Oyster Pond, this very attractive blue and white decorated resturant appeals to you immediately. The French owner, who move to the island 29 years ago because he 'loves it' is the perfect host...attentive...warm...friendly... and a good sense of humor. The...More

Thank Genjackson57
Reviewed 1 January 2017

We were here Christmas Eve and had an outstanding meal. I had the Lamb and my wife had the duck. Everything was wonderful. We returned again Christmas day. My wife ordered the lamb because mine had been so good the day before. This time there...More

Thank joelthedad
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

We were warmly welcomed by the owner, a transplant from France's Massif Centrale 29 years ago. Our dining experience was refined and classic, with a touch of Creole.

Thank Anthony M
Reviewed 28 November 2016

We ate here last year and had a great meal so we returned here this year but were very disappointed. The food was just so-so. My scampi were tough and tasted as if they were frozen and just heated up and my husband had the...More

Thank AnnetteW30
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue de l' Escale, Oyster Pond, St Martin / St Maarten
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St Martin / St Maarten  >  Sint Maarten  >  Oyster Pond
  • Phone Number: (590) 0590 29 53 21
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