Le Santal

The award winning Sanal is one of many gourmet restaurants in St. Martin, yet it manages to stand out. Often called "one of the best in the Caribbean," this restaurant has been serving customers since 1976, making it a name you know you can trust.


While the base cuisine at Le Santal is French, it will be hard to recognize some of the dishes that that inspired the unique entrees at Le Santal. Using the culinary technique of fusion, Le Santal takes French cuisine to a new level by mixing it with international traditions and ingredients, forming something new every time.

The menu features many good options, including seafood, and the influence of flavors can be intriguingly varied, including elements of both French and Fusion cuisines. This place is for those who seek particular tastes and lust fancy flavors, since this restaurant is an upscale establishment with fine dining standards. The option to eat here is on the table during dinner only, so plan ahead to catch their brief service.


Soft lighting, china, and crystal make this five star restaurant an elegant spot to take a date.


Le Santal is located on the northeastern side of Sandy Ground, a neighborhood in Saint Martin; it's a mile (a kilometer and a half) to the south west of Marigot.

This section of the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten has a spread of attractions and landmarks, making this a very active town. Two of the closest points of interest from this particular dining option include M.J.C. Sandy Ground and Marigot Musee, both of which are only a quick ride away from Le Santal.

One point of interest found the area near this restaurant is Baie de Marigot, a beach where guests can work on their tans and work up their appetites.

Nearby Restaurants

For those looking for a local restaurant that has similar kinds of food and/or comparable prices, there are quite a few nearby places to choose from, including Mario's Bistro.

However, if you want something a little different, this section of the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten has an impressive range of food and drink locales, where you can find cuisine styles ranging from the familiar to the exotic. For example, you might also enjoy some other menu items at Ponton.

Credit Cards and Other Info

Le Santal accepts these credit cards: American Express, Master Card, and Visa.

Contact Info

Location: 40 Rue Lady Fish, Sandy Ground, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten

Phone: (059) 087-5348

Website: http://lesantalrestaurantsxm.com/

Email: le.santal@yahoo.fr


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