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Pura Vida Restaurant

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Villa B14 - Gros Raisin, Sainte-Luce 97228, Martinique
+596 596 53 89 35
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00:00 - 23:59
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Winchester, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a superb restaurant, great food and service, excellent ambience and a really enjoyable experience. Not the cheapest but the quality of the cooking and the friendliness of the waiters made up for the prices. Highly recommended.

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Thank Maxigriff
doudoudiles, Gérant at Pura Vida Restaurant, responded to this review
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Merci beaucoup pour votre excellent avis et votre recommandation. Et merci pour toute l'équipe. Cordialement. More 

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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The decor, the service and the food is absolutely above the rest in Sainte Luce. One of MY guest was very obnoxious but the server was absolutely able to put him to his place with a smile and fantastic grace and professionalism The food is very well plated, flavorful, tasty and well priced for the value. I definitely would go... More 

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doudoudiles, Gérant at Pura Vida Restaurant, responded to this review
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Un grand merci pour votre excellent avis et votre recommandation. Au plaisir de vous revoir. Cordialement. More 

Washington, DC
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108 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Just returned from an amazing dinner at Pura Vida. The food was so well prepared. My husband had scallops with strips of chorizo on squid ink risotto. I had a veal chop flambed in rum, with a sweet potato puree. We ended with caffe gourmand. Every dessert was delicious. It was our favorite meal on the island. Service is friendly,... More 

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doudoudiles, Gérant at Pura Vida Restaurant, responded to this review
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Merci beaucoup pour votre super avis au plaisir de vous accueillir de nouveau lors d'un prochain séjour en Martinique. More 

Wilmington, Delaware
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35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Very nice restaurant with excellent food. The place gets busy at night so reservations by phone or in person are highly recommended. Food quality, taste and presentation are outstanding.

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Thank Marco K
doudoudiles, Gérant at Pura Vida Restaurant, responded to this review
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Bonjour et un grand Merci pour cet excellent avis. Au plaisir de vous revoir au Pura Vida Restaurant. Cordialement. More 

Brunswick, Maine
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24 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Very nice staff, dinner starts at 7, not before, so you may have to wait.... pleasant environment, menu is in English and French...

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Middletown, Connecticut
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38 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

All though it was a Friday night and we did not have reservations they found us a table and service was GREAT. Drinks were generous and priced right. food was beautifully presented and delicious. We are going again tonight because it was that good and we are sad to be leaving Martinique so this should help ease the pain.

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doudoudiles, Gérant at Pura Vida Restaurant, responded to this review
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Bonjour et un grand Merci pour cet excellent avis, Au plaisir de vous recevoir à nouveau au Pura Vida. Cordialement. More 

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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Great place, setting, staff, menu, cocktails and the food.... amazing. I had the scallops in a butter sauce with a squid ink risotto. Still thinking about it.

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Thank Tony E
2 reviews
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

We liked this place first because of ambiance and very nice decor. We ordered some starters which were good and then for main dish lobster and fish. Also we ordered a bottle of white wine. Lobster was ok came almost cold. The fish was made in plastic bag and came hot but it was tasteless and dry. Our bill was... More 

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millstone
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34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Opens at 7pm food was just so so, the cod cakes were very greasy, uneatable. The Lamb seemed to be reheated and not hot enough to enjoy.

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Thank builderofall
Little Egg Harbor, New Jersey
1 review
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful place to share a meal. Pleasant Caribbean atmosphere, extremely friendly people, and exquisite food!!! On a scale of 1 to 5; it's a 7 👏

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Thank Mark W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$28 - US$45
Cuisine
French, Caribbean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 23:59
Wednesday
00:00 - 23:59
Thursday
00:00 - 23:59
Friday
00:00 - 23:59
Saturday
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Villa B14 - Gros Raisin, Sainte-Luce 97228, Martinique
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Martinique  >  Arrondissement of Le Marin  >  Sainte-Luce
  • Phone Number: +596 596 53 89 35

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