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Golden Era Hotel

$$ - $$$
Caribbean, Bar, Pub
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St. Eustatius
(599) 318-2345
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St. Eustatius
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78 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

I have visited the restaurant for lunch a few times. There is a great view of the bay from the terrace, and the staff are friendly. However, the food is so slow to arrive. They offer a good range of food, but when I asked if the veggie burger was vegan, it took 10 minutes to come back to me... More 

Thank DollyDiabolique
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 June 2016

My husband and I had a great ocean front dinner. Fantastic fresh lobster dishes from the menu prepared with love by chef Jair Hooker. The lobster salad was also very nice and to recommend to light eaters. The menu has a nice variety and the pricing is more than worth it.

Thank vronie697
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 June 2016

My husband and I had a great dinner at the ocean front restaurant of Golden Era Hotel We enjoyed Fresh lobster dishes and nice salads. The rest of the menu has a lot of variety and is prepared with love by the chef Jair Hooker. Price is good too!

Thank vronie697
Lititz, Pennsylvania
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2016

When we got to Statia we heard mixed reviews about this restaurant. We like to be objective. Not sure but I think Golden Era is under new management. Seemed like servers were trying to sort things out. That said my first encounter with the staff was in passing by one evening after we had already eaten dinner. My husband &... More 

Thank jshigh
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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3 reviews
Reviewed 5 October 2015

The place is ok, with a small, but nice terras at the waterfront. The food, however, wasn't good. Too much fried stuff, a noisy and social skills lacking lady waitress. Hardly any choice in wine, although there were several on the menu. Expensive, like everything on the island.

Thank Tim I
Eugene, Oregon
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2015 via mobile

The ocean front rooms are worth the extra cost! While the rooms are on the budget side, the ocean being right there, with AC if you want it, is perfect! Added bonus of a filling breakfast included in the room rate. We went to eat breakfast when they started the buffet and had lovely choices each time. Eating breakfast on... More 

Thank StephanieD05
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66 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2015 via mobile

The food was acceptable, but the service was horrendous. The surliest waitress I have ever encountered. 2 plates were brought out after a LONG wait, but our third party didn't get his until the rest of us were almost done with our dinner. And to top it all off, they included a mandatory 15% tip! Worst service EVER!

Thank Jim M
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 November 2014 via mobile

A lack of atmosphere, staff who doesn't care about paying customers, food was terrible, you don't get what you order, toilets are not flushing.....please stay out! I warned you!

Thank Cappiex
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28 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2014

The view is lovely, and I've never stayed in the hotel or seen the rooms so I can't judge that. Let's talk about the food--the service is very slow and I have no idea why but it has always been. The food, on the other hand, has gotten much better and if you're on a budget and patient it will... More 

Thank Doctor_Rose_Kansas
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2014

Food is slow, the evening staff is rude and clearly does not care to even be there...but it is the quality of the food that makes this place bad. I was told by several people that they used to be very good, but they got rid of a real staff...and now you get over cooked, tasteless food, or bad food.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Caribbean, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St. Eustatius
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Eustatius
  • Phone Number: (599) 318-2345

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