L'Auberge Gourmande
One of the best on the Boulevard!
One of the most creative in the Caribbean!
Come find out for yourself.

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89 Boulevard de Grand Case
Grand Case, Saint Martin 97150
phone (590) 87 73 37
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Table and doorway Auberge Gourmande, in the center of restaurant row in Grand Case, serves fine French cuisine in an intimate dining room in one of the oldest Créole houses on the island. Lovingly remodeled in subtle whites and yellows, the wood and stone of the old house harken back to a time of slower pleasures. Enjoy an evening on our terrace amid the plantings or step inside to find your favorite alcove. Our friendly and efficient staff completes the ambience required to provide you with a superb and sublime evening.

We feature fine French cuisine and are especially proud of our well stocked wine cellar offering a wide range and depth of vintages at reasonable prices.

Table in alcove
Caribbean Travel and Life, best of the Caribbean award

chicken liver salad We have soups, salads, and appetizers to ready your palate. Choose from onion soup, island rock fish and saffron soup, or cream of asparagus soup with a grilled scallop. Salads include sautéed shrimp and pineapple, house-smoked salmon, and our own version of the classic Caesar salad. Warm appetizers include greens with chicken liver, flambéed with Cognac and laced with cream (pictured to the left) or a bit of crispy goat cheese and Roquefort on a bed of endive. Of course we have Burgundian snails, frog legs, foie gras, and more. Interior
Dinner features six of the freshest fish on the island including French sea bass, tuna, Dover sole, and more in interesting preparations. Our six meat courses can please the most discriminating palette and include rack of lamb, beef filet mignon, pork tenderloin, duck, and more. Our desserts will bring your meal to a thrilling conclusion. Their beauty and taste are known throughout the island. To the right is the chef's signature creation, The Delice. Finally, linger and enjoy an after dinner coffee and choose from our long list of digestifs.
This is only a hint of the wonders that await your visit. Look over our menu and wine list, but remember that we have special appetizers, entrees, and desserts every evening. Dan Leeth of The Charlotte Observer in Charlotte, SC stopped in and wrote "Another personal favorite is L'Auberge Gourmande." Janet Bohac, writing in Caribbean Travel & Life after a meal here said "This is the best meal I've ever eaten". We think you'll agree and hope to see you on your next visit to the friendly island. From the US, call 011 590 590 87 73 37 or send an email to make a reservation. All the photos will enlarge, if clicked. Use your back button to return.