Restaurant Options in Philipsburg

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Phillipsburg is one of a handful of towns on the dual national island that offers not only a high number of dining establishments, but a high number of impressive dining establishments.  The food here is known to be some of the best in the whole of the Caribbean, so no matter which style of dining you choose, you're likely to have one of the best experiences you've ever had with food in your life.  

Caribbean and Local

Shieka's Vegetarian & Caribbean Cuisine

For those who like trying out exciting foods that are distinctive to the regions they visit, Philipsburg has a good variety of genuinely local restaurants to choose from. Caribbean and Jamaican dishes are two of the choices found in the area. Be sure to remember that you'll be able to read additional information on each of the options shown on the page by using the links.

Taloula Mango's can be found at St. Rose Arcade and is a restaurant with a casual theme found within Philipsburg. Taloula Mango's specializes in food that is easy to eat and tastes good too. You will find varied items that include hot wings, conch fritters, pulled pork, falafel, burgers, and mahi mahi. You can find them on Front Street.

Hungry guests may want to consider trying Chesterfields Restaurant. Known for their fresh seafood and friendly service, Chesterfield is a favorite among locals and tourist alike looking for a place to eat outside the main part of Philipsburg, though still on the water.

Bigwood Grill: Dive right into the tropical life with Bigwood Grill. Not much more than a glorified beach bar, Bigwood offers some tasty food, cold drinks, and plenty of smiles.

Use the collection right below for specifics about these kinds of options in the area.

Caribbean and Local Restaurants in Philipsburg
Name Location Type Phone Number
Barefoot Terrace 0.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central Philipsburg Caribbean (721) 542-0360
Bigwood Grill 0.1 mi. Southeast of Central Philipsburg American, Caribbean (721) 580-1191
Caribbean Blend 0.1 mi. Southeast of Central Philipsburg Caribbean (721) 520-9669
Chesterfields Restaurant 0.5 mi. Southeast of Central Philipsburg Caribbean (721) 542-3484
Jerk Grill Bar Restaurant Central Philipsburg Jamaican (721) 543-2570
Oualichi Beach Bar 0.3 mi. East-Southeast of Central Philipsburg Caribbean, Creole, French (721) 542-4316
Shieka's Vegetarian & Caribbean Cuisine 0.3 mi. East of Central Philipsburg Caribbean (721) 542-0068
Taloula Mango's 0.3 mi. East-Southeast of Central Philipsburg Caribbean (721) 555-7000

European and Asian

Anyone looking to enjoy some European fare have several options to pick from. In addition to Italian-style food, you can find French and eclectic options as well.

Ocean Lounge Restaurant can be found at Holland House Beach Hotel and offers various different cuisines to choose from, including contemporary and eclectic. On this island, gourmet restaurants are a dime a dozen, so you always want to make sure you choose wisely. This spot in particular has won multiple awards and is known not only for its excellent food and presentation, but its elegant style and attentive waitstaff. They're located at 43 Frontstreet.

Antoine Restaurant is another eating establishment that's worthy of consideration. Drawing from the owner's heritage, Antoine Restaurant takes the rich and delicate flavors of found in France and mixes them with the hearty flavors of Italy to create a delicious eclectic taste. Prepare yourself for a gastronomic adventure when you dine at this fine waterfront establishment. You can find them at 119 Front Street.

L'Escargot: L'Escargot opened on Front Street almost 40 years, and with the same proprietors running the show to this day, it is the oldest restaurant under the same management team in the whole of St. Maarten. A pleasant combination of fine French cuisine, friendly service, and an electric atmosphere has kept this spot running, and will continue to do so for years to come. They are located at 96 Front Street.

Bacchus is a notable restaurant in the vicinity that's worthy of consideration. Bacchus offers an extensive menu of Italian cuisine that mixed traditional and contemporary methods of preparation. Not only can you dine on hearty Italian food and enjoy a glass of wine, but Bacchus is also known for their world class espresso. If you are looking for something specific and want to call ahead of time, you can do so at (721) 087-1570.

Take some time to go through the chart below if you want to view all the relevant restaurants that can be found in Philipsburg.

European and Asian Restaurants in Philipsburg
Name Location Type Phone Number
Anand's Philipsburg Central Philipsburg Indian (721) 542-5706
Antoine Restaurant 0.3 mi. West of Central Philipsburg French, Italian (721) 542-2964
Bacchus 1.1 mi. East-Northeast of Central Philipsburg Italian (721) 087-1570
Calypso Pizzaria Central Philipsburg Italian (721) 542-4552
Carri Pizza Central Philipsburg Italian (721) 542-6931
China Palace Central Philipsburg Chinese (721) 542-3711
Golden Dragon Restaurant Central Philipsburg Chinese (721) 542-5294
L'Escargot 0.0 mi. West-Northwest of Central Philipsburg French (721) 542-2483
L'Escargot Restaurant Central Philipsburg French (721) 542-2483
New China Night Bar & Restaurant Central Philipsburg Chinese (721) 542-4214
Ocean Lounge Restaurant 0.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central Philipsburg Contemporary, Eclectic, European (721) 542-2572
Oualichi Beach Bar 0.3 mi. East-Southeast of Central Philipsburg Caribbean, Creole, French (721) 542-4316
Slim's Chinese Bar & Restaurant Central Philipsburg Chinese (721) 543-7798
The Waterfront Café & Pizzeria 0.5 mi. West of Central Philipsburg Italian, Mediterranean (721) 542-2446

American and Other

There are a large number of locations offering American cuisine in Philipsburg. As an alternative, visitors can decide between International and eclectic dishes, as well as other options.

Greenhouse Philipsburg is situated at Bobby's Marina and is a restaurant serving seafood and steak located in southeastern Philipsburg. Operating in Sint Maarten since 1986, The Greenhouse has become a favorite among both locals and tourists. The restaurant is known for its quality steaks, cold drinks, and wonderful views of the water and cruise boats, especially at night. Call them at (721) 542-2941.

Sheer offers a couple of cuisines to choose from, including Fusion and International. Sheer opened in 2009, bringing an upscale restaurant to the Prominade Mall. Prominent members of society are often seen dining here, a restaurant the prides itself on always providing guests with the best service and food available. You'll be able to find them at 44 Front Street.

A worthwhile local establishment you could try is Get Wet Bar and Grill. A typical beach bar and grill, Get Wet is a low-key, laid back restaurant known for its yummy bar food, fruity mixed drink concoctions, and island vibe. They're at 1 Loodgieter Street.

Molasses Restaurant is located at Sonesta Great Bay Beach Hotel and is a dinner option situated in western Philipsburg. One of several restaurants at Sonesta Great Bay, Molasses brings fresh and flavorful cuisine to the table every time. The view will make you want to stay awhile, so sit back and enjoy a lingering, relaxed meal. You'll find them at 19 Little Bay Road.

The table down below will show you all 18 relevant possibilities that are able to be seen inside Philipsburg.

American and Other Restaurants in Philipsburg
Name Location Type Phone Number
Bay View Restaurant 0.5 mi. West of Central Philipsburg Eclectic (721) 542-2446
Bigwood Grill 0.1 mi. Southeast of Central Philipsburg American, Caribbean (721) 580-1191
Burger King Philipsburg 0.1 mi. Southeast of Central Philipsburg American (721) 543-2515
Firehouse Bar and Restaurant 0.1 mi. Southeast of Central Philipsburg International (721) 580-2629
Front Street Cafe 0.1 mi. Southeast of Central Philipsburg Mediterranean (721) 542-0342
Get Wet Bar and Grill 0.1 mi. Southeast of Central Philipsburg International (721) 552-1678
Greenhouse Philipsburg 0.5 mi. Southeast of Central Philipsburg American, International (721) 542-2941
Hard Rock Cafe Philipsburg 0.1 mi. Southeast of Central Philipsburg American, International (721) 542-7014
KFC Phillipsburg 0.2 mi. East of Central Philipsburg American --
McDonald's Philipsburg Central Philipsburg American (721) 543-2760
Molasses Restaurant 0.5 mi. West of Central Philipsburg International (721) 542-2446
Ocean Lounge Restaurant 0.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central Philipsburg Contemporary, Eclectic, European (721) 542-2572
Pasanggrahan Restaurant 0.3 mi. East-Southeast of Central Philipsburg Eclectic (721) 542-3588
Seabreeze Restaurant 0.9 mi. West-Southwest of Central Philipsburg Eclectic (721) 542-2333
Sheer 0.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central Philipsburg Fusion, International (721) 542-9635
Subway Philipsburg Central Philipsburg American (721) 545-2632
The Waterfront Café & Pizzeria 0.5 mi. West of Central Philipsburg Italian, Mediterranean (721) 542-2446
Toucan's Café 0.9 mi. West-Southwest of Central Philipsburg Eclectic (721) 542-2333
 

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