American Cuisine in Philipsburg

During your visit to St. Martin, expect to come upon a tempting spread of options when it comes to dining. If you have a taste for American food in particular, then you should check out the various establishments where this style of cooking is king. This isn't a rare option either, considering there's an enormous pool of restaurants with this cuisine on the menu.

With plenty of variety, from the very casual backdrop at McDonald's Philipsburg to the inviting dinner and lunch at Brother Jimmy's Barbecue, there is a choice for every visitor and even for that special night you're planning.

Below, preview the several restaurants specializing in American food throughout St. Martin. See one that catches your eye? Click its name to read the full article about its location, ambiance, and more.

Greenhouse Philipsburg

Philipsburg | (721) 542-2941

Greenhouse Philipsburg, which is part of Bobby's Marina, is located outside the center of Philipsburg. While more generally known for food with American flair, this potential favorite will recommend their best: seafood and steak. <p>Greenhouse is a very relaxed, friendly bar and restaurant. You can dine indoors or out on the patio that is decorated with green linens and huge umbrellas to protect guests from the tropical sun.</p>

Beau Beau’s

Oyster Pond | (721) 543-6040

Positioned near the center of Oyster Pond, Beau Beau’s is on the same premises as Oyster Bay Beach Resort. Though they're broadly known for American food, the kitchen at Beau Beau’s will recommend their best: barbecue and hamburgers. <p>Opening right onto the beach, Beau Beau's is a lively party spot where you can listen to reggae, Jimmy Buffet, or live tines while you eat. People stop in for a drink or to dance the night way as often as they do for a meal.</p>

Peg Leg Pub Steakhouse

Cole Bay | (721) 544-5859

Located on the northwestern outskirts of Cole Bay, near downtown Marigot, Peg Leg Pub Steakhouse is on the premises of Princess Port de Plaisance, and is a smart choice for you to consider if you're thinking about spending some time seeing this village. It's 0.8 miles east of Simpson Bay. Though one might say the overall focus is American food, this visitor favorite is known for its seafood and steak. <p>Don't lower your expectations just because this is a pub, you should expect no less than some of the best from Peg Leg. Their menu includes plenty of steak entrees as well as more traditional fried chicken tenders, mozzarella sticks, and other pub fare. Vegetarians will find a selection of vegetarian appetizers, salads, and the pasta primavera to be quite fitting. Of course, this is a pub, so you will also be presented with a large selection of beer and mixed drinks that are a perfect addition to any Caribbean vacation.</p>

Greenhouse Simpson Bay

Pelican Key | (721) 542-2941

Positioned along the southeastern outskirts of Simpson Bay, Greenhouse Simpson Bay is on Billy Folly Road. This is one local eatery that's enjoyed, not merely for its American food and of course seafood, but wouldn't you know they're also fawned-over for another favorite, steak. <p>Although the specialize in juicy cuts of steak, the menu is packed full of fresh seafood options, chicken, pasta, and healthy wraps.</p>

Hard Rock Cafe Philipsburg

Philipsburg | (721) 542-7014

Located near the center of Philipsburg, Hard Rock Cafe Philipsburg is on the same premises as Great Bay Boardwalk. Do you just have to have hamburgers during your visit to St. Martin? Even if it's outside your norm, make this restaurant a permanent plan in your vacation agenda. <p>In typical American fashion, this Hard Rock has a little bit of everything. Diners will be able to order some of their appetizers like hot wings and onion rings, or go straight to their hamburgers and steaks.</p>

American Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Beau Beau’s Oyster Pond, 2.9 mi. Northeast of Central Philipsburg American, Caribbean (721) 543-6040
Bigwood Grill 0.1 mi. Southeast of Central Philipsburg American, Caribbean (721) 580-1191
Bon Appetit Pelican Key, 3.0 mi. West of Central Philipsburg American, French --
Brother Jimmy's Barbecue Maho Reef, 5.0 mi. West of Central Philipsburg American, Tex-Mex (721) 545-3564
Burger King Philipsburg 0.1 mi. Southeast of Central Philipsburg American (721) 543-2515
Burger King Simpson Bay Simpson Bay, 2.9 mi. West of Central Philipsburg American --
ESPN Cafe Cole Bay, 2.6 mi. West of Central Philipsburg American --
Greenhouse Philipsburg 0.5 mi. Southeast of Central Philipsburg American, International (721) 542-2941
Greenhouse Simpson Bay Pelican Key, 3.0 mi. West 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 Cole Bay Cole Bay, 2.3 mi. West of Central Philipsburg American --
KFC Daisy Road Saunders, 1.3 mi. Northwest of Central Philipsburg American (721) 590 87-1732
KFC Phillipsburg 0.2 mi. East of Central Philipsburg American --
McDonald's Philipsburg Central Philipsburg American (721) 543-2760
McDonald's Simpson Bay Simpson Bay, 3.2 mi. West of Central Philipsburg American --
Peg Leg Pub Steakhouse Cole Bay, 2.7 mi. West-Northwest of Central Philipsburg American (721) 544-5859
Subway Airport Road Simpson Bay, 3.3 mi. West of Central Philipsburg American (721) 545-2632
Subway Philipsburg Central Philipsburg American (721) 545-2632
Subway Rhine Road Maho Reef, 4.9 mi. West of Central Philipsburg American --

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When seeking variety that doesn't stray too far, there are similar flavors to be experienced at places like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Butter Fish Restaurant (721) 580-7351 Creole Simpson Bay, 3.2 mi. West of Central Philipsburg
Tequilla (721) 545-3098 Tex-Mex Simpson Bay, 3.3 mi. West of Central Philipsburg
Jimbo's Mesquite Grill (721) 544-3600 Tex-Mex Cole Bay, 2.6 mi. West of Central Philipsburg
Skip Jack's (721) 544-2313 Creole Simpson Bay, 3.0 mi. West of Central Philipsburg
Mark's Place (721) 543-2625 Creole Saunders, 1.3 mi. Northwest of Central Philipsburg
Oualichi Beach Bar (721) 542-4316 Creole 0.3 mi. East-Southeast of Central Philipsburg

And we recommend you take a look at the signature dishes available at restaurants across the region, including these:

Restaurants with Similar Specialties
Restaurant Name Phone Specialty Location
Gingerbread Cafe (721) 542-3362 Barbecue Little Bay, 1.0 mi. West-Southwest of Central Philipsburg
Sunset Bar & Grill (721) 545-2084 Barbecue 4.8 mi. West of Central Philipsburg
Lee's Roadside Grill (721) 544-4233 Barbecue Simpson Bay, 3.0 mi. West of Central Philipsburg
Topper's by the Sea (721) 544-6002 Barbecue Pelican Key, 3.2 mi. West of Central Philipsburg
Bamboo Bernies (721) 542-3622 Barbecue Maho Reef, 4.9 mi. West of Central Philipsburg
Palms Grill Restaurant & Bar (721) 545-2115 Barbecue Maho Reef, 5.0 mi. West of Central Philipsburg
Cheri's Cafe (721) 545-3361 Hamburgers Maho Reef, 4.9 mi. West of Central Philipsburg
Topper's (721) 544-3500 Barbecue Simpson Bay, 3.0 mi. West of Central Philipsburg
Lagoonies (721) 544-2914 Barbecue Cole Bay, 2.6 mi. West-Northwest of Central Philipsburg
Get Wet Bar and Grill (721) 552-1678 Barbecue 0.1 mi. Southeast of Central Philipsburg

Guests often find that the best restaurants in St. Martin are those you casually come across during your daytime travels. However, writing down a couple of viable options on a checklist, will keep your mind at ease. To find out more information about the kinds of food waiting for you, check out this page.

 

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