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Dawn Beach | Emeral Merit Road 14 Oysterpond, Oyster Pond, St. Maarten-St. Martin
+1 721-543-6442
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Steakhouse, Caribbean, Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Dawn Beach | Emeral Merit Road 14 Oysterpond, Oyster Pond, St. Maarten-St. Martin
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was good but over priced compared to some of the other places we ate on the island. We were one of 2 couples there that evening, Staff was attentive and polite.

Thank Sarah P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We saw this restaurant at Trip advisor and must say that it is a fantastic place to eat. Great atmosphere right on the water and kid friendly My wife had one of the best steaks anywhere including some of the finest restaurants in the United...More

Thank what t
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was excellent and the location dinning at the Marina was outstanding . I highly recommend this location.

Thank Jazzcad75
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had drinks a couple of nights and one dinner. Food was excellent. Bar staff were pleasant. Located among boat docks but there was no fuel or fishy water odors.

Thank kethridge2137
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went after excursion with Captain Alan as several people recommended it. Very good I had blackened Mahi Mahi with Lemon Dill sauce. Service was great.

Thank Cynthia W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Right on the dock and offering outside seating. The food is great , but service can be a little bit slow. For outside seating reservations are recommended. Note: Parking in the area can be tricky

Thank 1109travel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Canoa is located in Oyster Pond. We decided to go here because we were staying at the Westin in Dawn Beach, right next door. 5 minute cab ride, but we ended up walking back to the hotel after our meal. There are steep hills but...More

Thank EricaCamp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I were here a couple of weeks ago staying at the Oyster Bay Resort. The food was amazing, but the waitress could've been a little nicer. I asked for advice about some of the dishes like I usually do, but she didn't...More

Thank Sandy M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing service, delicious food at a good price and beautiful atmosphere. We just loved it and can't wait to visit it again.

Thank LolitaCox
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went back for a return visit after discovering this gem last year. Food is very good at a good price. Atmosphere (eating outside on the dock) is very laid back. Staff was very attentive. A top notch dining experience. Will return again.

Thank stmartinqueen
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Julie F
4 July 2017|
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Response from Joe G | Reviewed this property |
yes they do they are in US dollars
21 December 2016|
Response from Jodi T | Reviewed this property |
I think you can. Try their website, or book through the hotel you are staying at. We loved it there. This site will not let me give you the link however.
Sandra A
23 January 2016|
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Response from Manderj | Reviewed this property |
Beat to make a reservation by phone or call in and make one.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$38
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dawn Beach | Emeral Merit Road 14 Oysterpond, Oyster Pond, St. Maarten-St. Martin
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Maarten-St. Martin  >  Sint Maarten  >  Oyster Pond
  • Phone Number: +1 721-543-6442
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