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Restaurant Le Karibuni

Beachfront, 97150, St. Maarten-St. Martin
0590 690 39 67 00
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (69 reviews)
“lobster” (54 reviews)
“ceviche” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, Caribbean, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
Beachfront, 97150, St. Maarten-St. Martin
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1 - 10 of 205 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great for grabbing a bite while on Pinel Island. You can eat right on your sunbed or go to the main restaurant area. The food menu is plenty for a beach spot and prices are reasonable considering that there is only one other place on...More

Thank 1109travel
Reviewed 15 June 2017

This is one of the most incredible restaurants I have visited. It is located on Pinel Island and the only way to get there is by shuttle boat or if you are lucky enough to know someone who has a boat in St. Martin, like...More

Thank RPS1971
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Great food, great service, AMAZING views! We had great seats right on the front "deck" of the restaurant. This allowed us to be secluded from most of the bigger tables so that we could just enjoy our food, wine, and beautiful views. I cannot wait...More

Thank Tina H
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We spend one day a year on Pinel Island, which is a tiny strip of land 5 minutes boat ride from St. Martin, and it's my favorite day of the year! The food & service, including drinks & snacks at the beach, are phenomenal!

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Stopped here for lunch with our boat charter. Our driver called ahead, made reservations. We docked away from the beach, they picked us up in a dingy, nice touch! The location is hard to beat, quiet little cove on Pinel island with comfortable seating in...More

Thank LaL7
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

After having a beer at this bar, I decided to sit on the sand for a few minutes to enjoy the view but was not allowed to do so. A bartender yelled at me and asked me to leave at once to the public area!...More

1  Thank Ekvall
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Went to Pinel, got great loungers and had a wonderful funny servier for drinks all day. Did not eat there.

Thank Erik S
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Karibuni is one of two restaurants located on the tiny island called Pinel Island. You can only get here by public ferry or private boat. Of the two restaurants on the island, we chose this one, and wow, did we get it right! The open...More

1  Thank Monica D
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

My husband ordered the red snapper and son ordered the tuna. Both thought the meal was great. I ordered a burger. After an hour and a half, I had to send it back twice because it was raw. The first time I sent it back...More

Thank NCMom40
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Every year we go to St. Maarten we make sure to go out to Pinel and eat lunch at Karibuni. We discovered the food 5 years ago on our first trip to St. Maarten and have gone back each year since. The setting is absolutely...More

Thank scwellman221
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Susan K
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Response from Dana C | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can call them ahead of time and make a reservation.
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Kathy C
18 September 2016|
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Response from Dano1958 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. Just saw this. Hope u were able to get in for lobster!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$60
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 16:00
Monday
09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 16:00
Thursday
09:00 - 16:00
Friday
09:00 - 16:00
Saturday
09:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Beachfront, 97150, St. Maarten-St. Martin
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Maarten-St. Martin  >  Saint-Martin  >  Pinel Island
  • Phone Number: 0590 690 39 67 00
  • E-mail
Description
Beach restaurant located on beautiful Pinel Island.
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