Creole Cuisine in Marigot

Throughout St. Martin, expect to happen upon a wide range of places to have a hot meal. When your preference is Creole food, you can't afford to miss the various establishments where this style of cooking is king. Thankfully there's dozens of restaurants just for this type of food.

From the pleasant, informal locale of Plantation Cafe to the unmistakable breakfast, dinner and lunch at Captain Oliver's Restaurant, there's something special waiting for each person in your party and style of vacation.

Before your trip begins, you can get a taste for this full list of Creole restaurants to be found. See one that catches your eye? Click its name to see more important info about its location, ambiance, and more.

Calmos Cafe

Grand-Case | (059) 029-0185

Calmos Cafe is found in the heart of Grand-Case. You'd be lucky to find yourself in Grand-Case if you love Caribbean food, but especially crave barbecue.

Calmos Cafe answers hungry diners' pleas with smoking hot barbecue that is sure to make mouths water. You will be able to wash down the BBQ with some beer or mixed drinks from the bar, both perfect for the relaxing on the beach.

le Beach Restaurant

Marigot | +590 (0)590 87 87 00

le Beach Restaurant

le Beach Restaurant is found in the southwestern outskirts of Marigot. Speaking of delicious, specialty Creole cuisine, the kitchen at le Beach Restaurant likes to suggest its pasta and salads.

This restaurant boasts a devilishly tasty menu with items of international and creole fare. They offer hot and cold sandwiches, pastas and an array of main dishes that can all be prepared to fit any dietary need. Many guests love the Tartare and Filet de Dorade for their robust and natural flavors.

They also have an a la carte menu for those looking for a quick bit or aperitif before dinner. There are many tasty dishes to choose from that go great with the restaurant's full bar and fruit cocktail options.

Captain Oliver's Restaurant

(059) 087-4026

Captain Oliver's Restaurant is located in the vicinity of Oyster Pond; it is 2.1 miles to the south of Orient Bay. Fresh fish and Creole style eats are made for each other at this highly praised formal dining option.

Captain Oliver's serves some of the freshest seafood available, seasoned with French and Creole flavors. Chicken, steaks, salad, and more are also on the menu. On Saturday, a popular seafood buffet is held.

Resto Alfresco

(059) 087-8616

Resto Alfresco, part of Loterie Farm Nature Reserve, is located near Marigot; it's a mile and a half (two and a half kilometers) to the south of Grand-Case. Fresh fish from St. Martin's coasts and Creole food make a nice pair at this well-liked restaurant.

The menu at Resto Alfresco borrows from cultures around the world, however, the Creole and French influences are most prevalent, with dishes like gumbo, curry coconut shrimp, and stuffed escargot on the menu.

Le Cottage

Grand-Case | (059) 029-0330

Le Cottage is located near the middle of Grand-Case. Fresh fish from St. Martin's coasts and Creole panache make for an exciting meal at this inviting formal dining option.

Aptly named, Le Cottage is a little cottage that invites you in as through you were an old friend. Rich colors on the wall and the linens offer elegance and intimacy, and guests have the option of indoor and outdoor seating.

Creole Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Calmos Cafe Grand-Case, 2.9 mi. Northeast of Central Marigot Caribbean, Creole (059) 029-0185
Captain Oliver's Restaurant 4.6 mi. East of Central Marigot Creole, French (059) 087-4026
Chez Yvette French Cul de Sac, 3.1 mi. East of Central Marigot Creole (590) 087-3203
Claude Mini-Club Downtown Marigot Creole, French (590) 087-5069
Coco Beach Griselle, 4.3 mi. East-Northeast of Central Marigot Creole (059) 087-3462
La Table du Marché Anse Marcel, 4.2 mi. Northeast of Central Marigot Creole (059) 052-3535
Layla's Sandy Ground, 1.5 mi. South West of Central Marigot Creole (059) 051-0093
Le Cottage Grand-Case, 2.8 mi. Northeast of Central Marigot Creole, French (059) 029-0330
Le Planteur 4.7 mi. East of Central Marigot Creole, French (059) 029-5321
Le Taitu Mont Vemon, 4.1 mi. East-Northeast of Central Marigot Caribbean, Creole (059) 087-4323
Petite Auberge 0.4 mi. South West of Downtown Marigot Creole, French (059) 087-5631
Plantation Cafe Griselle, 4.2 mi. East-Northeast of Central Marigot Creole, French (059) 029-5805
Plongeoir Downtown Marigot Asian, Creole, French (059) 087-9471
Restaurant Les Boucaniers Downtown Marigot Creole, French (059) 029-2175
Resto Alfresco 1.6 mi. East-Northeast of Central Marigot Creole, French (059) 087-8616
Saveurs Creoles Downtown Marigot Creole (059) 032-8218
Treize Travaux De Hercules Cul De Sac, 4.2 mi. Northeast of Central Marigot Creole (059) 087-4332
le Beach Restaurant 0.6 mi. South West of Downtown Marigot Creole +590 (0)590 87 87 00

Similar Food

L'Astrolabe

If seeking variety within the same genre, perhaps you'll want the familiar flavors at places like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Bistrot Caraïbes (059) 029-0829 French Grand-Case, 3.0 mi. Northeast of Central Marigot
L'Estaminet (059) 029-1672 French Grand-Case, 2.8 mi. Northeast of Central Marigot
The Bridge (059) 029-6357 Caribbean 0.9 mi. South West of Downtown Marigot
Rainbow Cafe (059) 029-0776 French Grand-Case, 2.7 mi. Northeast of Central Marigot
Main A La Pate (590) 087-7119 French Downtown Marigot
L'Astrolabe (059) 087-3636 French Griselle, 4.1 mi. East-Northeast of Central Marigot
Spicy (059) 087-0742 French Grand-Case, 3.0 mi. Northeast of Central Marigot
Love (069) 066-0765 Caribbean Grand-Case, 2.8 mi. Northeast of Central Marigot
Auberge Gourmande (059) 087-7337 French Grand-Case, 2.9 mi. Northeast of Central Marigot
Andy & Cheryl's -- American Orient Bay, 4.8 mi. East of Central Marigot

Despite your dining plans, you may find the best restaurants in St. Martin are those that you find suddenly during your daytime travels. Then again, you'll save yourself some stress if you have a few favorites on the itinerary. To find out much more about the kinds of food awaiting you, check out this page.

 

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